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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Go for a 'magic carpet ride' with balloonist Kiff Saunders(774 ABC Melbourne: Simon Leo Brown) "We got the manufacturer to build it and
Go for a 'magic carpet ride' with balloonist Kiff Saunders
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 19 hours ago
(774 ABC Melbourne: Simon Leo Brown) "We got the manufacturer to build it and type certify it, and we went to [the Civil Aviation Safety Authority] and we got them to rewrite the rules so we could take people [ballooning in it]," he... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Downed AirAsia plane flew with mechanical fault for one yearbe suspended. The union raised the concerns again in a letter to Federal Trans
Downed AirAsia plane flew with mechanical fault for one year
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
be suspended. The union raised the concerns again in a letter to Federal Transport Minister Darren Chester last week. The Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA) increased spot checks of Indonesian planes in Australia directly after the 2014... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Above Oz to help train eyes in the skyWard-Miller, Cass Ellison, Dai Cookes and Dave Gregan. Supplied pic. SEASONED
Above Oz to help train eyes in the sky
Adelaide Now / Posted 2 days ago
Ward-Miller, Cass Ellison, Dai Cookes and Dave Gregan. Supplied pic. SEASONED cameraman Dai Cookes has set up SA’s first Civil Aviation Safety Authority-approved drone pilot training business to make those “eyes in the sky” safer for... Read more
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Perth Now
What not to pack in check-in luggageFailure to do so could get you kicked off the flight. Cigarette lighters and m
What not to pack in check-in luggage
Perth Now / Posted 5 days ago
Failure to do so could get you kicked off the flight. Cigarette lighters and matches are also a big problem area. The Civil Aviation Safety Authority highlights a case study where a lighter had ignited and burnt some of the passenger’s... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
What not to pack in check-in luggageFailure to do so could get you kicked off the flight. Cigarette lighters and m
What not to pack in check-in luggage
Daily Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
Failure to do so could get you kicked off the flight. Cigarette lighters and matches are also a big problem area. The Civil Aviation Safety Authority highlights a case study where a lighter had ignited and burnt some of the passenger’s... Read more
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Adelaide Now
What not to pack in check-in luggageFailure to do so could get you kicked off the flight. Cigarette lighters and m
What not to pack in check-in luggage
Adelaide Now / Posted 5 days ago
Failure to do so could get you kicked off the flight. Cigarette lighters and matches are also a big problem area. The Civil Aviation Safety Authority highlights a case study where a lighter had ignited and burnt some of the passenger’s... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
South Coast aerial shark patrol in strifeas it always has,” Mr Mitchell said. “All we require is to replace the chief p
South Coast aerial shark patrol in strife
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 6 days ago
as it always has,” Mr Mitchell said. “All we require is to replace the chief pilot and that will allow us, under our license with the Civil Aviation Safety Authority to take to the skies again.” “My time [to resign] is coming close”: Harry Mitche... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Shark patrol service for the Illawarra and South Coast groundedin a recruitment process of seeking a suitable replacement and once we have tha
Shark patrol service for the Illawarra and South Coast grounded
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 7 days ago
in a recruitment process of seeking a suitable replacement and once we have that replacement chosen we will then advise the Civil Aviation Safety Authority," he said. The company's distinctive red and yellow planes have been a familiar sight since... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Skydive plane crash was 'unsurvivable'the remnants of the plane for clues on Saturday. Authorities said the aircraft
Skydive plane crash was 'unsurvivable'
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 9 days ago
the remnants of the plane for clues on Saturday. Authorities said the aircraft was a Cessna 206. Fairfax can confirm that Civil Aviation Safety Authority records list Adrenalin Skydivers Pty Ltd as operating a Cessna model U206G, which was nearly... Read more
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NZCity
Keep drones away from Anzac events: CASAregulations dictate drones are not to be flown near or over groups or within a
Keep drones away from Anzac events: CASA
NZCity / Posted 10 days ago
regulations dictate drones are not to be flown near or over groups or within a 30-metre radius of people, Australia's Civil Aviation Safety Authority says. CASA is concerned of the risk drones pose to low-flying ex-military aircraft used... Read more
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Mashable
Aussies warned to keep drones away from ANZAC Day celebrationsKeep your drones at home, folks. Australia's Civil Aviation Safety Authority i
Aussies warned to keep drones away from ANZAC Day celebrations
Mashable / Posted 10 days ago
Keep your drones at home, folks. Australia's Civil Aviation Safety Authority is warning punters to keep their flying toys away from crowds during the country's ANZAC Day celebrations Monday. The memorial day for all those who served in war, held... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Safety authority warns drone users ahead of Anzac Dayover crowds of people or within 30 metres of a person, making Anzac Day ceremon
Safety authority warns drone users ahead of Anzac Day
Brisbane Times / Posted 10 days ago
over crowds of people or within 30 metres of a person, making Anzac Day ceremonies a red zone for flyers, Australia's Civil Aviation Safety Authority(CASA) representative Peter Gibson said. "We are saying drones and Anzac Day don't mix, keep... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Quadcopter trend takes off in Illawarrain quadcopters. He also flies as an observer with the Bendigo Bank Aerial Patr
Quadcopter trend takes off in Illawarra
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 12 days ago
in quadcopters. He also flies as an observer with the Bendigo Bank Aerial Patrol to satisfy his flight cravings. The Civil Aviation Safety Authority is reviewing its laws for remotely piloted aircraft systems, as the legislation was first... Read more
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Mashable
The company that will help knock misbehaving drones out of the skymarket [in Australia] a little more," Campbell agreed, referring to the rule ch
The company that will help knock misbehaving drones out of the sky
Mashable / Posted 12 days ago
market [in Australia] a little more," Campbell agreed, referring to the rule changes announced in March by the Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA) that eliminated some hurdles to commercial flights.What about privacy? Commensurate... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Mick Doohan Inc: Planes, high-interest loans and a nightclub whose floor fell several inchesflies, charters and sells aircraft. Global Jet’s fleet includes a 16-passenger
Mick Doohan Inc: Planes, high-interest loans and a nightclub whose floor fell several inches
The Courier Mail / Posted 13 days ago
flies, charters and sells aircraft. Global Jet’s fleet includes a 16-passenger Gulfstream and five-passenger Eurocopter. Civil Aviation Safety Authority records note Doohan also owns two helicopters and a 1992 twin-engine Cessna Citation VII... Read more
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Northern Star
There’s no stopping an electronic peeping Tomequipped with high-tech photographic equipment and are readily available at app
There’s no stopping an electronic peeping Tom
Northern Star / Posted 13 days ago
equipped with high-tech photographic equipment and are readily available at appliance stores. Drones are governed by the Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA). CASA spokesman Peter Gibson said there were a series of "safety regulations covering... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
There’s no stopping an electronic peeping Tomequipped with high-tech photographic equipment and are readily available at app
There’s no stopping an electronic peeping Tom
The Daily Mercury / Posted 13 days ago
equipped with high-tech photographic equipment and are readily available at appliance stores. Drones are governed by the Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA). CASA spokesman Peter Gibson said there were a series of "safety regulations covering... Read more
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Canberra Times
Man who crashed drone at Australian War Memorial fined $900The man who crashed a drone at the Australian War Memorial during a "last post"
Man who crashed drone at Australian War Memorial fined $900
Canberra Times / Posted 13 days ago
The man who crashed a drone at the Australian War Memorial during a "last post" ceremony has been fined $900 by the Civil Aviation Safety Authority. On February 18 at about 4.55pm, it is understood a drone operated by a visitor from NSW landed at... Read more
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Northern Star
Final flight for Ballina inventor Howard Hughesthe company expanded into aircraft design. Its first aircraft design, the Aust
Final flight for Ballina inventor Howard Hughes
Northern Star / Posted 13 days ago
the company expanded into aircraft design. Its first aircraft design, the Australian LightWing GR532, was accepted by the Civil Aviation Safety Authority on September 29, 1986. Since 2010, Hughes Engineering has been developing a state of the art... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Skydiving pilot narrowly avoids drone in SAAdelaide. The pilot spotted the drone about 100ft beneath her as she prepared
Skydiving pilot narrowly avoids drone in SA
Sky News Australia / Posted 14 days ago
Adelaide. The pilot spotted the drone about 100ft beneath her as she prepared to land at Parafield Airport on Sunday, the Civil Aviation Safety Authority says. She was not forced to take evasive action to avoid a collision and CASA doesn't know... Read more
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Weekly Times
SA skydiving pilot narrowly avoids droneAdelaide. The pilot spotted the drone about 100ft beneath her as she prepared
SA skydiving pilot narrowly avoids drone
Weekly Times / Posted 14 days ago
Adelaide. The pilot spotted the drone about 100ft beneath her as she prepared to land at Parafield Airport on Sunday, the Civil Aviation Safety Authority says. She was not forced to take evasive action to avoid a collision and CASA doesn't know... Read more
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Herald Sun
SA skydiving pilot narrowly avoids droneAdelaide. The pilot spotted the drone about 100ft beneath her as she prepared
SA skydiving pilot narrowly avoids drone
Herald Sun / Posted 14 days ago
Adelaide. The pilot spotted the drone about 100ft beneath her as she prepared to land at Parafield Airport on Sunday, the Civil Aviation Safety Authority says. The pilot was not forced to take evasive action to avoid a collision and CASA doesn't... Read more
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News.com.au
SA skydiving pilot narrowly avoids droneAdelaide. The pilot spotted the drone about 100ft beneath her as she prepared
SA skydiving pilot narrowly avoids drone
News.com.au / Posted 14 days ago
Adelaide. The pilot spotted the drone about 100ft beneath her as she prepared to land at Parafield Airport on Sunday, the Civil Aviation Safety Authority says. The pilot was not forced to take evasive action to avoid a collision and CASA doesn't... Read more
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Perth Now
SA skydiving pilot narrowly avoids droneAdelaide. The pilot spotted the drone about 100ft beneath her as she prepared
SA skydiving pilot narrowly avoids drone
Perth Now / Posted 15 days ago
Adelaide. The pilot spotted the drone about 100ft beneath her as she prepared to land at Parafield Airport on Sunday, the Civil Aviation Safety Authority says. The pilot was not forced to take evasive action to avoid a collision and CASA doesn't... Read more
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Adelaide Now
SA skydiving pilot narrowly avoids droneAdelaide. The pilot spotted the drone about 100ft beneath her as she prepared
SA skydiving pilot narrowly avoids drone
Adelaide Now / Posted 15 days ago
Adelaide. The pilot spotted the drone about 100ft beneath her as she prepared to land at Parafield Airport on Sunday, the Civil Aviation Safety Authority says. The pilot was not forced to take evasive action to avoid a collision and CASA doesn't... Read more
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The Courier Mail
SA skydiving pilot narrowly avoids droneAdelaide. The pilot spotted the drone about 100ft beneath her as she prepared
SA skydiving pilot narrowly avoids drone
The Courier Mail / Posted 15 days ago
Adelaide. The pilot spotted the drone about 100ft beneath her as she prepared to land at Parafield Airport on Sunday, the Civil Aviation Safety Authority says. The pilot was not forced to take evasive action to avoid a collision and CASA doesn't... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Drone near miss at Parafield Airportaeroplane has reported a mid-air near miss with a drone over Parafield Airport
Drone near miss at Parafield Airport
Adelaide Now / Posted 15 days ago
aeroplane has reported a mid-air near miss with a drone over Parafield Airport on Sunday, sparking a warning from the Civil Aviation Safety Authority. CASA corporate communications manager Peter Gibson said the pilot was preparing to land and... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Drone in near miss with light plane in Adelaide: CASAin Adelaide's north has reported a near miss with a drone while preparing to la
Drone in near miss with light plane in Adelaide: CASA
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 15 days ago
in Adelaide's north has reported a near miss with a drone while preparing to land. External Link: CASA drone tweet Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA) corporate communications manager Peter Gibson said the pilot was flying at about 1,100... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Thomas Global Systems Wins Excellence in Innovation Awardsector.” Hutchinson paid special tribute to the important contributions of Regi
Thomas Global Systems Wins Excellence in Innovation Award
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 16 days ago
sector.” Hutchinson paid special tribute to the important contributions of Regional Express (Rex) and the Australian Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA) in supporting the company’s innovation agenda: “The TFD-8601 LCD display was developed... Read more
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News.com.au
Not if but when — drones on a collision course with commercial aircraftcomply with a code of conduct that will fill the legislative hole until encompa
Not if but when — drones on a collision course with commercial aircraft
News.com.au / Posted 16 days ago
comply with a code of conduct that will fill the legislative hole until encompassing regulations have been developed.” The Civil Aviation Safety Authority does impose restrictions on the operation of drones, requiring them to remain 30-metres from... Read more
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Perth Now
The real danger of dronescomply with a code of conduct that will fill the legislative hole until encompa
The real danger of drones
Perth Now / Posted 16 days ago
comply with a code of conduct that will fill the legislative hole until encompassing regulations have been developed.” The Civil Aviation Safety Authority does impose restrictions on the operation of drones, requiring them to remain 30-metres from... Read more
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The Courier Mail
The real danger of dronescomply with a code of conduct that will fill the legislative hole until encompa
The real danger of drones
The Courier Mail / Posted 16 days ago
comply with a code of conduct that will fill the legislative hole until encompassing regulations have been developed.” The Civil Aviation Safety Authority does impose restrictions on the operation of drones, requiring them to remain 30-metres from... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
The real danger of dronescomply with a code of conduct that will fill the legislative hole until encompa
The real danger of drones
Daily Telegraph / Posted 16 days ago
comply with a code of conduct that will fill the legislative hole until encompassing regulations have been developed.” The Civil Aviation Safety Authority does impose restrictions on the operation of drones, requiring them to remain 30-metres from... Read more
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Adelaide Now
The real danger of dronescomply with a code of conduct that will fill the legislative hole until encompa
The real danger of drones
Adelaide Now / Posted 16 days ago
comply with a code of conduct that will fill the legislative hole until encompassing regulations have been developed.” The Civil Aviation Safety Authority does impose restrictions on the operation of drones, requiring them to remain 30-metres from... Read more
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Herald Sun
The real danger of dronescomply with a code of conduct that will fill the legislative hole until encompa
The real danger of drones
Herald Sun / Posted 16 days ago
comply with a code of conduct that will fill the legislative hole until encompassing regulations have been developed.” The Civil Aviation Safety Authority does impose restrictions on the operation of drones, requiring them to remain 30-metres from... Read more
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Mashable
Australia's postal service is now testing delivery dronescamera, warning lights, an alarm and a parachute, according to Fairfax Media, p
Australia's postal service is now testing delivery drones
Mashable / Posted 16 days ago
camera, warning lights, an alarm and a parachute, according to Fairfax Media, presumably to win the cooperation of the Civil Aviation Safety Authority. For Fahour, it's all about safety first: "We'll only bring it into play once we are 100 per... Read more
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Brisbane Times
It's a bird! It's a plane! It's ... my Australia Post parceltheir doors by drones. Australia Post is trialling the use of remotely piloted
It's a bird! It's a plane! It's ... my Australia Post parcel
Brisbane Times / Posted 17 days ago
their doors by drones. Australia Post is trialling the use of remotely piloted drones internally, with the backing of the Civil Aviation Safety Authority. If the initial two-week trial is successful, the company hopes to trial the service with... Read more
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Perth Now
CASA set to relax rules for lightweight dronesprocedures. Alternatively, firms could pay an approved drone operator to fly on
CASA set to relax rules for lightweight drones
Perth Now / Posted 17 days ago
procedures. Alternatively, firms could pay an approved drone operator to fly on their behalf. However, Australia’s Civil Aviation Safety Authority said it would relax rules for lightweight drones weighing less than 2kg. Commercial operators... Read more
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WA Today
It's a bird! It's a plane! It's ... my Australia Post parceltheir doors by drones. Australia Post is trialling the use of remotely piloted
It's a bird! It's a plane! It's ... my Australia Post parcel
WA Today / Posted 17 days ago
their doors by drones. Australia Post is trialling the use of remotely piloted drones internally, with the backing of the Civil Aviation Safety Authority. If the initial two-week trial is successful, the company hopes to trial the service with... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Queensland should lead way for drone best practice, expert saysneed to obtain a certificate or remote pilot licence, among other approvals. T
Queensland should lead way for drone best practice, expert says
Brisbane Times / Posted 18 days ago
need to obtain a certificate or remote pilot licence, among other approvals. The operator will simply need to notify the Civil Aviation Safety Authority of their intentions. Matt Williams has been using drones in his landscape photography. Photo:... Read more
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WA Today
'Everything is legal of course': airline pilots on tough rosters battle fatigueis also the chairman and chief executive of Emirates and the chairman of Flydub
'Everything is legal of course': airline pilots on tough rosters battle fatigue
WA Today / Posted 19 days ago
is also the chairman and chief executive of Emirates and the chairman of Flydubai.Australia's new rules Locally, the Civil Aviation Safety Authority in 2013 introduced new rules for pilot fatigue management. They were initially supposed to... Read more
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Canberra Times
It's a bird! It's a plane! Its ... my Australia Post parceltheir doors by drones. Australia Post is trialling the use of remotely piloted
It's a bird! It's a plane! Its ... my Australia Post parcel
Canberra Times / Posted 19 days ago
their doors by drones. Australia Post is trialling the use of remotely piloted drones internally, with the backing of the Civil Aviation Safety Authority. If the initial two-week trial is successful, the company hopes to trial the service with... Read more
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Canberra Times
'Everything is legal of course': airline pilots on tough rosters battle fatigueis also the chairman and chief executive of Emirates and the chairman of Flydub
'Everything is legal of course': airline pilots on tough rosters battle fatigue
Canberra Times / Posted 19 days ago
is also the chairman and chief executive of Emirates and the chairman of Flydubai.Australia's new rules Locally, the Civil Aviation Safety Authority in 2013 introduced new rules for pilot fatigue management. They were initially supposed to... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Australia Post to trial drone delivery of online shoppingtimes more per capita than metropolitan customers, he said. He stressed Austra
Australia Post to trial drone delivery of online shopping
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 19 days ago
times more per capita than metropolitan customers, he said. He stressed Australia Post would seek approval from regulator Civil Aviation Safety Authority for a customer trial only if test flights over the next fortnight proved reliable and... Read more
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Brisbane Times
'Everything is legal of course': airline pilots on tough rosters battle fatigueis also the chairman and chief executive of Emirates and the chairman of Flydub
'Everything is legal of course': airline pilots on tough rosters battle fatigue
Brisbane Times / Posted 19 days ago
is also the chairman and chief executive of Emirates and the chairman of Flydubai.Australia's new rules Locally, the Civil Aviation Safety Authority in 2013 introduced new rules for pilot fatigue management. They were initially supposed to... Read more
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The Age
'Everything is legal of course': airline pilots on tough rosters battle fatigueis also the chairman and chief executive of Emirates and the chairman of Flydub
'Everything is legal of course': airline pilots on tough rosters battle fatigue
The Age / Posted 19 days ago
is also the chairman and chief executive of Emirates and the chairman of Flydubai.Australia's new rules Locally, the Civil Aviation Safety Authority in 2013 introduced new rules for pilot fatigue management. They were initially supposed to... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
'Everything is legal of course': airline pilots on tough rosters battle fatigueis also the chairman and chief executive of Emirates and the chairman of Flydub
'Everything is legal of course': airline pilots on tough rosters battle fatigue
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 19 days ago
is also the chairman and chief executive of Emirates and the chairman of Flydubai.Australia's new rules Locally, the Civil Aviation Safety Authority in 2013 introduced new rules for pilot fatigue management. They were initially supposed to... Read more
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The Age
It's a bird! It's a plane! Its ... my Australia Post parceltheir doors by drones. Australia Post is trialling the use of remotely piloted
It's a bird! It's a plane! Its ... my Australia Post parcel
The Age / Posted 19 days ago
their doors by drones. Australia Post is trialling the use of remotely piloted drones internally, with the backing of the Civil Aviation Safety Authority. If the initial two-week trial is successful, the company hopes to trial the service with... Read more
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Herald Sun
Aust Post drone makes first trial deliverytimes more per capita than metropolitan customers, he said. He stressed Austra
Aust Post drone makes first trial delivery
Herald Sun / Posted 19 days ago
times more per capita than metropolitan customers, he said. He stressed Australia Post would seek approval from regulator Civil Aviation Safety Authority for a customer trial only if test flights over the next fortnight proved reliable and... Read more
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Weekly Times
Aust Post drone makes first trial deliverytimes more per capita than metropolitan customers, he said. He stressed Austra
Aust Post drone makes first trial delivery
Weekly Times / Posted 19 days ago
times more per capita than metropolitan customers, he said. He stressed Australia Post would seek approval from regulator Civil Aviation Safety Authority for a customer trial only if test flights over the next fortnight proved reliable and... Read more
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