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Regional Airports Development Scheme 2017/2019 second funding round announcement

11 regional airports were successful in sharing almost $1.4 million of funding for 12 projects in the second round of 2017/2019 RADS offers.

State Aviation Strategy open for public comment

State Aviation Strategy

Supporting the economic and social development of WA through the provision of safe, affordable, efficient and effective aviation services and infrastructure.

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Air services

DoT develops and maintains safe, efficient, effective and reliable air services for Western Australians.

Regional air strip after a RADS upgrade.

Regional Airports Development Scheme (RADS)

The Department of Transport (DoT) will be providing up to $1.7 million in grants for the 2017/2019 second round of successful RADS applications.

Aviation: Infrastructure, access, training and safety information.

The Department is the key Western Australian Government coordinating and advisory body on aviation related matters.

We coordinate, develop and influence government and the aviation industry in providing the best aviation services and infrastructure for Western Australia.

Read about the State Aviation Strategy

Aircraft noise

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Read more about: Aircraft noise

To complain about aircraft noise please contact the Airservice Australia Noise Enquiry Service.

Air services in Western Australia

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Read more about: Air services in Western Australia

All aircraft owners operating commercial passenger services within Western Australia are required to hold a WA Aircraft Licence.

Metropolitan airports

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Read more about: Metropolitan airports

There are two major airports in the Perth Metropolitan Area: Perth International Airport (5km east of Perth) and Jandakot Airport (17km south of Perth).

Regional Airports Development Scheme

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Read more about: Regional Airports Development Scheme

The objective of RADS is to improve regional air services and air safety.

State Aviation Strategy

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Read more about: State Aviation Strategy

The State Aviation Strategy is aimed at supporting the economic and social development of WA.

Aviation forms and publications

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Read more about: Aviation forms and publications

Here you will find all forms and publications available relating to aviation infrastructure, access, training and safety.

Aviation links

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Read more about: Aviation links

Links to various aviation-based matters and airports within Western Australia and Australia.

Contact Aviation

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Read more about: Contact Aviation

Contact Aviation for general, licensing and RADS related matters by telephone and email.

Aviation site map

Use this page to help locate key areas of the Aviation site.

Go to Aviation site map
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