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Cockpit voice recorder finally found for Sriwijaya 737 crash

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Flight SJ182 crashed into the Java Sea just minutes after take-off from Jakarta on Saturday, 9 January 2021, killing all 62 passengers and crew on board.

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Wellcamp’s IWD event encourages girls to join aviation

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Toowoomba Wellcamp Airport and the Qantas Pilot Academy opened its doors to the next generation of women in aviation, to encourage girls to get involved in the industry.

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NZ drone pilot convicted after collision with paraglider

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According to court documents, the DJI Phantom 3 drone collided with the paraglider and became entangled in one of its brake lines, making steering difficult.

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Singapore A350 delivers first COVID-19 vaccines to Australia

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Australia’s Health Minister Greg Hunt made the announcement on Monday by stating that “the eagle has landed” after the aircraft delivered 142,000 doses.

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Qantas ups domestic capacity with Alliance E190 deal

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Qantas has announced it has come to an agreement with Brisbane-based Alliance Airlines to utilise three of its Embraer E190 aircraft, and cash in on an expected post-COVID surge in domestic tourism. Under the new three-year deal, Alliance will operate three E190 regional aircraft, based in Darwin and Adelaide, on behalf of Qantas’ regional offshoot, […]

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Wellcamp's passenger terminal will greet its first passengers on November 17. (Wagner)

Wellcamp Airport owner pitches purpose-built quarantine facility

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The owners of Wellcamp Airport have pitched the idea of a new purpose-built 1,000 room quarantine facility based at the airport for incoming overseas arrivals. According to a report by the ABC, the plan would see Wellcamp Airport, west of Toowoomba and 150 kilometres outside of Brisbane, as a new entry-point into the country for […]

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