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The North West Star
Flight path checks at local airportsin August including Burketown, Century Mine, Cloncurry, Doomadgee, Mornington I
Flight path checks at local airports
The North West Star / Posted 12 hours ago
in August including Burketown, Century Mine, Cloncurry, Doomadgee, Mornington Island, Mount Isa and Normanton. The Civil Aviation Safety Authority are conducting the checks to make sure instrument procedure flight paths at the aerodromes... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Dick Smith: red tape cripples Bankstown Airportthey are used to store junk.” Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association executive
Dick Smith: red tape cripples Bankstown Airport
Daily Telegraph / Posted 13 hours ago
they are used to store junk.” Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association executive director Benjamin Morgan accused the Civil Aviation Safety Authority, of ramping up compliance costs. “General aviation across Australia is under attack. It’s... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Drone operators will no longer need a licenceoperations. Their maximum take-off weight must be less than 2kg. These operat
Drone operators will no longer need a licence
Daily Examiner / Posted 3 days ago
operations. Their maximum take-off weight must be less than 2kg. These operators will simply need to notify the Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA) that they intend to use these aircraft for commercial flights according to a set of... Read more
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Northern Star
Drone operators will no longer need a licenceoperations. Their maximum take-off weight must be less than 2kg. These operat
Drone operators will no longer need a licence
Northern Star / Posted 3 days ago
operations. Their maximum take-off weight must be less than 2kg. These operators will simply need to notify the Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA) that they intend to use these aircraft for commercial flights according to a set of... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Drone operators will no longer need a licenceoperations. Their maximum take-off weight must be less than 2kg. These operat
Drone operators will no longer need a licence
The Daily Mercury / Posted 3 days ago
operations. Their maximum take-off weight must be less than 2kg. These operators will simply need to notify the Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA) that they intend to use these aircraft for commercial flights according to a set of... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Light plane ditches into Liverpool golf course lakethe course. An Ambulance NSW spokesman said none of the three people on board
Light plane ditches into Liverpool golf course lake
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 4 days ago
the course. An Ambulance NSW spokesman said none of the three people on board appeared to be injured. A spokesman for the Civil Aviation Safety Authority said the single engine plane took off from the Bankstown Airport in an adjacent suburb just... Read more
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The Border Mail
Brave new world with drone usagea drone,” Mr Wilke said. “All the software associated with a particular model
Brave new world with drone usage
The Border Mail / Posted 10 days ago
a drone,” Mr Wilke said. “All the software associated with a particular model is covered and then we test them.” The Civil Aviation Safety Authority announced new laws will come into effect which will allow people to operate drones lighter... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Sapphire windfarm changes approvedto reflect current NSW Government policy. “There is also a requirement for fur
Sapphire windfarm changes approved
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 13 days ago
to reflect current NSW Government policy. “There is also a requirement for further consultation to be undertaken with the Civil Aviation Safety Authority to confirm aviation hazard lighting requirements.” CWP Renewables chief operating officer... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Drone helps Queensland council track wild dogsof pest animal management in Queensland and Australia," Mr Magnussen said. It
Drone helps Queensland council track wild dogs
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 13 days ago
of pest animal management in Queensland and Australia," Mr Magnussen said. It took Ninox Robotics two years to secure a Civil Aviation Safety Authority licence to use the drone commercially in Australia. Biosecurity Queensland will also use the... Read more
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Canberra Times
Push to re-establish cheap air link between Canberra and Melbourneyears, carrying 140,000 passengers per year. But the service ended in August 2
Push to re-establish cheap air link between Canberra and Melbourne
Canberra Times / Posted 14 days ago
years, carrying 140,000 passengers per year. But the service ended in August 2011, after Tiger was grounded by the Civil Aviation Safety Authority, leaving Qantas and Virgin as the only two airlines flying to Melbourne. ACT Chief Minister... Read more
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News.com.au
How flying can harm your healthis coming off the engine... Sometimes the engines leak oil and those oils are h
How flying can harm your health
News.com.au / Posted 18 days ago
is coming off the engine... Sometimes the engines leak oil and those oils are highly toxic," Ms Murawski said. Australia's Civil Aviation Safety Authority set up an independent team to investigate the possibility of dangerous toxins on passenger... Read more
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Perth Now
Qld helicopter has near miss with dronethe incident highlighted the need for their operators to be careful. "It's a l
Qld helicopter has near miss with drone
Perth Now / Posted 18 days ago
the incident highlighted the need for their operators to be careful. "It's a lot easier for them to see us," he said. The Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA) and Australian Transport Safety Bureau (ATSB) have both been notified about the near... Read more
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Herald Sun
Qld helicopter has near miss with dronethe incident highlighted the need for their operators to be careful. "It's a l
Qld helicopter has near miss with drone
Herald Sun / Posted 18 days ago
the incident highlighted the need for their operators to be careful. "It's a lot easier for them to see us," he said. The Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA) and Australian Transport Safety Bureau (ATSB) have both been notified about the near... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Qld helicopter's near miss with dronethe incident highlighted the need for their operators to be careful. 'It's a l
Qld helicopter's near miss with drone
Sky News Australia / Posted 18 days ago
the incident highlighted the need for their operators to be careful. 'It's a lot easier for them to see us,' he said. The Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA) and Australian Transport Safety Bureau (ATSB) have both been notified about the near... Read more
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Weekly Times
Qld helicopter has near miss with dronethe incident highlighted the need for their operators to be careful. "It's a l
Qld helicopter has near miss with drone
Weekly Times / Posted 18 days ago
the incident highlighted the need for their operators to be careful. "It's a lot easier for them to see us," he said. The Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA) and Australian Transport Safety Bureau (ATSB) have both been notified about the near... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Lifesaver chopper and drone in near miss at Burleighaware and following the safety rules, part of those is staying under 400 feet a
Lifesaver chopper and drone in near miss at Burleigh
Brisbane Times / Posted 18 days ago
aware and following the safety rules, part of those is staying under 400 feet and never causing a hazard to an aircraft," Civil Aviation Safety Authority spokesman Peter Gibson said. AAP CASA has warned drone pilots to adhere to aviation rules.... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Helicopter has near miss with droneafternoon. "It does highlight the importance of people being aware and followi
Helicopter has near miss with drone
Otago Daily Times / Posted 18 days ago
afternoon. "It does highlight the importance of people being aware and following the safety rules, part of those is staying under 400 feet and never causing a hazard to an aircraft," Civil Aviation Safety Authority spokesman Peter Gibson tol... Read more
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News.com.au
Helicopter has near miss with drone in Qldafternoon. "It does highlight the importance of people being aware and followi
Helicopter has near miss with drone in Qld
News.com.au / Posted 18 days ago
afternoon. "It does highlight the importance of people being aware and following the safety rules, part of those is staying under 400 feet and never causing a hazard to an aircraft," Civil Aviation Safety Authority spokesman Peter Gibson tol... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Helicopter has near miss with drone in Qldafternoon. "It does highlight the importance of people being aware and followi
Helicopter has near miss with drone in Qld
The Courier Mail / Posted 18 days ago
afternoon. "It does highlight the importance of people being aware and following the safety rules, part of those is staying under 400 feet and never causing a hazard to an aircraft," Civil Aviation Safety Authority spokesman Peter Gibson tol... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Helicopter has near miss with drone in Qldafternoon. "It does highlight the importance of people being aware and followi
Helicopter has near miss with drone in Qld
Adelaide Now / Posted 18 days ago
afternoon. "It does highlight the importance of people being aware and following the safety rules, part of those is staying under 400 feet and never causing a hazard to an aircraft," Civil Aviation Safety Authority spokesman Peter Gibson tol... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Larger turbines for wind farmacquisition rights for residents who will have high visual impacts, strict nois
Larger turbines for wind farm
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 19 days ago
acquisition rights for residents who will have high visual impacts, strict noise limits and further consultation with the Civil Aviation Safety Authority. Seventeen submissions were made to the department from government agencies, interest groups... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Man apologises for flying drone over Hunter fireMan apologises for flying drone over Hunter bush fire and putting lives at risk
Man apologises for flying drone over Hunter fire
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 19 days ago
Man apologises for flying drone over Hunter bush fire and putting lives at risk Photo: The Civil Aviation Safety Authority says people face fines of up to $9,000 for breaching the rules on using drones. (Supplied: CASA) The owner of a drone that... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Drone in 'near miss' with rescue helicopter above Gold Coast beach... they're likely to see us before we see them." Drones and other unmanned ae
Drone in 'near miss' with rescue helicopter above Gold Coast beach
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 19 days ago
... they're likely to see us before we see them." Drones and other unmanned aerial vehicle come under the control of the Civil Aviation Safety Authority. Although amateur operators do not need certificates to fly, they do have to adhere to... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Southern Downs send drones after dogsparts of Australia willing to help him test his drones. Since then he has rece
Southern Downs send drones after dogs
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 21 days ago
parts of Australia willing to help him test his drones. Since then he has received final regulatory approval from the Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA) and is deploying class-leading unmanned aerial systems (UAS) for customised services... Read more
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Perth Now
Eye in sky set to save lives at beachesof drones had to be clearly qualified and presently they could not fly beyond t
Eye in sky set to save lives at beaches
Perth Now / Posted 23 days ago
of drones had to be clearly qualified and presently they could not fly beyond the line of sight without approval from the Civil Aviation Safety Authority. “There are some people doing it in Australia at the moment, but there have been less than... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Topic - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)to a Tasmanian Devil breeding program in the Hunter Valley will be on show toda
Topic - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 25 days ago
to a Tasmanian Devil breeding program in the Hunter Valley will be on show today at the Australian Reptile Park. Former Civil Aviation Safety Authority Chairman Dick Smith says military airspace restrictions near Newcastle's Williamtown airforce... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Airline set for take-offto Newcastle are set for take-off on July 18. Airline FlyPelican reported it c
Airline set for take-off
Daily Liberal / Posted 26 days ago
to Newcastle are set for take-off on July 18. Airline FlyPelican reported it cleared its last regulatory hurdle when the Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA) completed a port inspection on Monday. With its arrival the city and its region will... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Flying the dream: Drone pilot turns hobby into day jobis relatively cheap and easy to access. Currently anyone flying a drone for co
Flying the dream: Drone pilot turns hobby into day job
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 27 days ago
is relatively cheap and easy to access. Currently anyone flying a drone for commercial purposes must be certified by the Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA). From September, flying a machine weighing less than two kilograms will not need a... Read more
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Canberra Times
Meet Australia's youngest female pilotAviation aircraft. The age limit for General Aviation, which Esler flies, was o
Meet Australia's youngest female pilot
Canberra Times / Posted 29 days ago
Aviation aircraft. The age limit for General Aviation, which Esler flies, was only recently reduced from 16 to 15 by the Civil Aviation Safety Authority. While she knows of "a guy in Sydney" who also flew solo at 15, she is pretty sure she is... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Meet Australia's youngest female pilotAviation aircraft. The age limit for General Aviation, which Esler flies, was o
Meet Australia's youngest female pilot
Brisbane Times / Posted 29 days ago
Aviation aircraft. The age limit for General Aviation, which Esler flies, was only recently reduced from 16 to 15 by the Civil Aviation Safety Authority. While she knows of "a guy in Sydney" who also flew solo at 15, she is pretty sure she is... Read more
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The Age
Meet Australia's youngest female pilotAviation aircraft. The age limit for General Aviation, which Esler flies, was o
Meet Australia's youngest female pilot
The Age / Posted 29 days ago
Aviation aircraft. The age limit for General Aviation, which Esler flies, was only recently reduced from 16 to 15 by the Civil Aviation Safety Authority. While she knows of "a guy in Sydney" who also flew solo at 15, she is pretty sure she is... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Meet Australia's youngest female pilotAviation aircraft. The age limit for General Aviation, which Esler flies, was o
Meet Australia's youngest female pilot
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 29 days ago
Aviation aircraft. The age limit for General Aviation, which Esler flies, was only recently reduced from 16 to 15 by the Civil Aviation Safety Authority. While she knows of "a guy in Sydney" who also flew solo at 15, she is pretty sure she is... Read more
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WA Today
Meet Australia's youngest female pilotAviation aircraft. The age limit for General Aviation, which Esler flies, was o
Meet Australia's youngest female pilot
WA Today / Posted 29 days ago
Aviation aircraft. The age limit for General Aviation, which Esler flies, was only recently reduced from 16 to 15 by the Civil Aviation Safety Authority. While she knows of "a guy in Sydney" who also flew solo at 15, she is pretty sure she is... Read more
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News Mail
If a drone lands in your yard, who owns it?of the other issues, is that an unlicensed operator may not have insurance whic
If a drone lands in your yard, who owns it?
News Mail / Posted a month ago
of the other issues, is that an unlicensed operator may not have insurance which covers damage to property." What the Civil Aviation Safety Authority has to say: According to the Civil Aviation Safety Authority's Peter Gibson, common sense... Read more

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