Airservices appoints new noise ombudsman

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Airservices has named Narelle Bell as the next Aircraft Noise Ombudsman. Bell begins in the role on Wednesday. She replaces Ron Brent, who is stepping down after six years as the Aircraft Noise Ombudsman. Airservices chairman Sir Angus Houston said Bell had deep experience in the public service and as a … [Read more...]

“On Wings of Waste” takes flight

On Wings of Waste. (Owen Zupp)

There was a significant flight that took place on Thursday morning at Illawarra Regional Airport at Wollongong. A two-seat Vans RV-9 set course for Tyabb, Victoria under the banner of the "10 per cent solution". Powered by a single WAM120, three-cylinder turbo-diesel, the 120hp (90kW) powerplant uses … [Read more...]