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Australia’s aviation regulator investigating drone sighting during car race

Australia's aviation regulator the Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA) says it is investigating the appearance of a drone at the final round of the Supercars Championship held in Newcastle.

Regulators lift grounding of GippsAero GA8 Airvan
General Aviation

Regulators in Australia, the European Union and elsewhere have lifted a temporary grounding of the Australian-made GippsAero GA8 Airvan.

GippsAero GA8 Airvan grounded following fatal crash in Sweden
General Aviation

Regulators in Australia and the European Union have temporarily grounded the Australian-made GippsAero GA8 Airvan in response to a fatal crash involving the aircraft in Sweden.

New private pilot medical standard sparks debate

New pilot medical regulations from Australia's Civil Aviation Safety Authority has given rise to a new debate over a perceived inconsistency in the rules.

Mark Binskin appointed Airservices deputy chair

The Australian government has appointed former Chief of Defence Force Air Chief Marshal Mark Binskin as deputy chair of Airservices Australia.

Drones throw up challenging airspace and infrastructure issues

With the rising use of drones many issues will arise to safely and efficiently accommodate this very different type of airspace user.


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