Latest news and insights from Australia’s airports

New CASA chief to push hard on reg reform

A year after moving into the Civil Aviation Safety Authority’s (CASA) top job in an acting capacity, director of aviation safety Shane Carmody is pushing hard to break the authority’s legendary regulatory logjam. While that’s ...

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Hood hits his stride in revamped safety bureau

Australian Transport Safety Bureau (ATSB) Chief Commissioner Greg Hood reckons his current job is the best he’s ever had. It isn’t so much the often-grim subject matter that appeals to him but the dedication of the ...

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Biometrics the new face of airport technology

Beacons and biometrics are expected to be among the hot emerging airport technologies as IT spending in the sector picks up. Information technology spend as a percentage of airport revenue fell globally in 2016 but technology ...

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