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  • AVALON: F-35 programme chief lambasts Lockheed, P&W

    The Lockheed Martin F-35 Lightning II programme's key contractors need to take a longer view on the Joint Strike Fighter effort, the US military's programme...

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  • Abu Dhabi Air Expo: Gulfstream sets new city-pair record for G650 en route to show

    Gulfstream was one of four big beasts of business aviation exhibiting, and arrived at the show claiming its latest...

  • AVALON: GippsAero GA10 faces delay

    Mahindra Aerospace manufacturer GippsAero is aiming for certification of its new 10-seat, multirole turboprop, the...

  • AVALON: A330 MRTT enters RAAF operational service

    Australia's Airbus Military A330 multirole tanker transport (MRTT) aircraft have achieved initial operational...

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  • BAE positive on future of Australia’s MRO industry

    News | 14 Aug 2014 09:36 | Ellis Taylor

    BAE Systems Australia is optimistic about the future of MRO in the country, despite high labour costs and currency woes that have hurt the sector’s competitiveness.
  • ANALYSIS: Sydney's airport dilemma

    News | 30 Apr 2014 13:28 | David Knibb

    Australia’s announcement of the site for Sydney’s second airport may end a decades-long debate, but it is only the first of many questions still facing one of the country’s most contentious projects.
  • Qantas to cut jobs in management, operations

    News | 27 Feb 2014 01:08 | Ellis Taylor

    ​Qantas says that 1,500 of the planned 5,000 job cuts will be in non-operational roles, with others to come from engineering, catering and operational positions.
  • Qantas to issue tender for 747 MRO

    News | 22 Jan 2014 03:42 | Ellis Taylor

    Qantas Airways will invite MRO firms to compete in a tender process in regard to long-term heavy maintenance for its 15 Boeing 747-400 aircraft.
  • Tigerair changes training after low approach incident at Avalon

    News | 18 Dec 2013 03:58 | Ellis Taylor

    Tigerair Australia and Airservices Australia have made changes to their procedures following an investigation into an incident where one of the carrier’s aircraft flew below the required altitude while coming in to land at Avalon on 30 June 2011.
  • Jetstar to extend Avalon services until April 2015

    News | 11 Dec 2013 07:33 | Greg Waldron

    ​Jetstar will continue operations from Victoria’s Avalon airport until April 2015 after the state put together a support package aimed at keeping the airport’s sole airline user.