Airservices is Australia's air navigation service provider - we provide air traffic control, aviation rescue and fire fighting and air navigation services.

Flight path changes

Airservices works closely with airports, airlines and the community to minimise noise impacts on residents as much as possible when designing and implementing flight paths.


Brisbane Airport Changes to the arrival flight path from the north to Runway 19 – 8 November 2018
Moorabbin Airport Non Directional Beacon (NDB) Minimum Holding Altitude Change
– 2 March 2018
Melbourne Airport Smart Path
– 20 February 2018

Sydney curfew departures noise improvement – 9 November 2017
Sydney change to the arrival route from the north in bad weather – 9 November 2017
Hobart Airport Standard Arrivals and Departures – 14 September 2017
Townsville Smart Tracking – 25 May 2017

Previous changes