Etihad’s James Hogan to depart July 1

Etihad Aviation Group has confirmed its Australian-born chief executive James Hogan will leave on July 1 2017 as the search for his permanent replacement nears its conclusion. The company said in a statement on Monday it had promoted chief people and performance officer Ray Gammell to the position of … [Read more...]

AWPA-Airservices scholarships awarded

The 2017 recipients of the Australian Women Pilots’ Association Airservices flight training scholarship. (Airservices)

Four Australian Women Pilots’ Association (AWPA) members have been awarded flight training scholarships sponsored by Airservices. The scholarships, which provide $8,000 towards the costs of earning flying qualifications at any level, including that of a commercial pilot license, were presented at the AWPA … [Read more...]

Former PM to join Air New Zealand board

Former New Zealand Prime Minister John Key is swapping the cabinet room for the board room after being named as a director of Air New Zealand. Key, who resigned as Prime Minister in December 2016 and left parliament in March, will take his seat on the Air New Zealand board on September 1, the airline said … [Read more...]