The RAeS has written to the minister stating that the current training programs do not prepare pilots well enough for automated cockpits. Read more
Airservices Australia will waive more than $2 million in annual service charges for Angel Flight, CareFlight, LifeFlight, Little Wings and the Royal Flying Doctor Service.
Holders of Flight Examiner Ratings will be indemnified by the federal government from 1 September this year.
AGAA summit delegates have collaborated on conclusions and recommendations to present to both sides of parliament.
Anthony Albanese yesterday committed the federal opposition to providing bipartisan support to the government for aviation reform.
The Deputy Prime Minister has said he will collaborate with reform attempts for general aviation, but added that getting any changes to the Civil Aviation Act through parliament could be difficult.
Minister for Infrastructure and Transport Michael McCormack has committed the Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA) to creating maintenance regulations specifically for general aviation.
The last fortnight has been very busy for the Super Constellation Project with the aircraft now standing on its own ‘legs’ (landing gear) for the first time in over 3 years
A pilot lands a Bonanza with the gear up because he didn't know how the emergency gear extension worked.