The vote of confidence comes a month after CASA granted the 1,000-square-metre hangar facility in north Brisbane Part 145 maintenance organisation approval.
The contract includes field support services, engineering and logistics elements, and the establishment of a sovereign Australian Camcopter S-100 training capability.
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The deal to move the location of arrivals processing was made off the back of advice from Australia’s chief nurse, who raised concerns about processing lines of arrivals at the RAAF base during Darwin’s wet season.
A judge has deemed that it as “unworkable” to expect the 2000 Qantas ground handlers whose roles were outsourced will be reinstated, and hinted the appeals process could drag on for years.
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