Coronavirus (COVID-19) updates from the Australian Government


  • Delivering programs supporting the response to COVID-19 across the aviation sector and provision of policy advice on the recovery.
  • Providing policy and regulatory advice on matters relating to the 21 operational federally leased airports across Australia including in regional and remote locations.
  • Administering programs such as the Remote Airstrip Upgrade Program, which are enhancing the safety and accessibility of airports and aerodromes in regional and remote areas.
  • Administering the COVID-19 Regional Airline Network Support (RANS) Program, which is supporting the continued operation of flights to more than 110 regional and remote locations across Australia.
  • Administering legislation and regulations relating to the management of aircraft noise and airspace protection.
  • Providing policy advice on aviation safety, air traffic management and airspace issues, and measures to minimise the aviation industry's impact on the environment.
  • Coordinating the whole of government approach to emerging aviation technologies, including drones.
  • Delivery of the airspace design for the new Western Sydney International (Nancy-Bird Walton) airport.

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