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A boost to Operations Support

Jacq Henderson – Operations Manager

Airspeed Aviation has recently welcomed Jacqueline Henderson of Scone, who has joined the airline’s Scone office as Operations Manager.

Jacq has been in Aviation logistics and Operations management for over 20 years in a career that has spanned the continent, from Victoria to Darwin to the Kimberley and back again with […]

Charter Pilot / Instructor – Tamworth & Scone

Instructors – get into Multi-Engine turbine Charter NOW
G115/C182/Baron58/C404/C441 Conquest
30 October 2018: Airspeed Aviation is seeking applications from enthusiastic all-rounders for mixed Charter & instructional duties from its Tamworth and Scone bases.

Airspeed Aviation is an award-winning 7-day/24-hour operation and successful applicants will need to participate equally in the workload with the rest of the team, […]

Airspeed renews Gold BARS status

Scone charter airline scores top marks in safety audit
Airspeed Aviation is pleased to announce that the US-Based Flight Safety Foundation has renewed its “Gold” status under the Internationally-recognised Basic Aviation Risk Standard.

The BARS program sets a standard of World’s-best practice in Aviation safety and quality management. Third-party auditors and a rigorous Quality Assurance program […]

Hunter Safety Awards 2017 – Finalist!

Airspeed Aviation was delighted to be amongst a small group announced as finalists in the 2017 Hunter Safety Awards this month.

Th Hunter Safety Awards was founded by Sarah-Jane Dunford after a 20-year career in Industrial Safety. ‚ÄúThere are so many Hunter businesses that are embracing WHS as a core element of their workplace strategy […]

Tamworth Flying School kicks off

Airspeed Aviation has opened a Tamworth flying school facility to train private pilots and Commercial Pilots. The facility is also intended to act as an airline pilot academy for Airspeed’s Northwest Airlines project.

Tamworth has not had a flying school available to the general public for nearly two years, with flying students forced to drive […]

Gunnedah flight instructor appointed

Airspeed Aviation is pleased to confirm Tim Cullen will assume the role of Gunnedah/Tamworth flight instructor in the coming days, leading up to the opening of Airspeed Aviation’s Tamworth flying school office slated for Monday 15th August.

Tim has spent the last two weeks at the Scone headquarters of Airspeed Aviation undergoing an intense period […]

Safe charter flights win mining industry award

Charter flights, safety focus and quality service have secured a major win for Scone airline Airspeed Aviation.
The VIP Flight operator was awarded “Small Business Excellence” at the NSW Minerals Council Industry & Supplier awards against a challenging field.

The award was presented by NSW Deputy Premier Troy Grant and accepted by Chief Pilot and Managing […]

First Narrabri Airline pilot appointed

Airspeed Aviation is delighted to announce the return of Luke Bailey, one of our original FIFO pilots from the “minimg boom” period 2011-2013.
Luke moved on to fly Beech B1900s for Air South and has returned home to be our first Beech B1900 captain for Northwest Airlines.

“Luke has thousands of hours of experience operating these […]

Australian Flying – July/Aug 2016

New Commercial pilots might be interested in picking up a copy of Australian Flying magazine, which includes a feature article on flying medium-sized piston twins such as Chieftains and Titans. Our Chief Pilot Ben Wyndham is interviewed alongside our friend, the very experienced Mike Kohn of Hinterland Aviation. Images from Tanya D’Herville and Peter […]

Finalists – NSW Mining Supplier Awards

Airspeed Aviation is very proud to once again be finalists in the NSW Minerals Council Industry & Suppliers awards.
The objective of the “Small Business Achievement” award is to highlight Local businesses providing essential supplies and services vital to the mining industry. The Small Business Achievement Award recognises businesses demonstrating a strong and mutually beneficial […]