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AVALON SAFETY SEMINAR

Safeskies Australia Industry Seminar will be held at Avalon on Thursday 2nd March 2017 commencing at 0900 in Conference Room 3 0900: Welcome Doug Nancarrow, Executive Chairman Safeskies Australia. 0910-0955: Stephen Angus, Executive General Manager Air  Navigation Services, Airservices Australia; The Safety Benefits of the new CMATS system. 1005-1055: SQNLDR Shannon ‘Bird’ Kennedy – XO

Sir Reginald Ansett Memorial Lecture 2017

Virgin Australia Managing Director and CEO John Borghetti will deliver the Sir Reginald Ansett Memorial Lecture at Safeskies 2017. The Ansett Lecture is the highlight of the dinner traditionally held in the Great Hall of Parliament House on the evening immediately preceding the two-day Safeskies Conference, which this time will be held at the National

Safeskies President appointed Companion of the Order of Australia

Safeskies President Emeritus Peter Lloyd has been appointed as a Companion of the Order of Australia, the nation’s highest civil honour. The award of the AC is for Mr Lloyd’s eminent services to the aviation industry in a broader sense but more specifically for his on-going contribution to aviation safety. Safeskies Australia has achieved international

SAFESKIES 2017 CONFERENCE

Safeskies 2017 Conference will be held Wednesday 4th and Thursday 5th October 2017 at the National Convention Centre Canberra. The Sir Reginald Ansett Memorial Lecture/Dinner will be held Tuesday 3rd  October 2017 at Parliament House Canberra.

Mr Geoff Sartori joins Safeskies Board

Managing Director of the Sartori Group, Geoff brings expertise in all aspects of aviation infrastructure and operations, having spent more than 40 years in the industry. He is also now the Safety Advisor to the board of Virgin Australia and the board of Tiger Air.

Successful sky dive for Safeskies President and Qantaslink CEO

On 15 December, Safeskies President Emeritus Peter Lloyd made a tandem sky dive in Canberra to celebrate his 95th birthday. This was the fourth in a series of birthday jumps for Mr Lloyd, that began in 2000 with a tandem sky dive to celebrate his 80th birthday. However, the difference this time was that Mr

SAFESKIES 2015

Your support and participation in Safeskies 2015 “Training for Change” has been greatly appreciated. Since 1993, Safeskies has grown to be the most recognised aviation safety conference in the Asia-Pacific region. Keep September 2017 free for the 13th Safeskies Conference. We look forward to seeing you in Canberra, where we will once again come together