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20
Apr

New order for Selex ES search-and-rescue radars

Article originally published on United Press International (UPI.com) 17 April 2015 by Richard Tomkins   Search-and-rescue radar for special mission jets of Cobham Aviation Services in Australia have been ordered from Britain’s Selex ES, the company announced. Under the multi-million dollar award Selex ES will provide its Seaspray 5000E Active Electronically Scanned Array surveillance radar, which will

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17
Apr

Australian Maritime Safety Authority Confirms Silver Sponsorship

The Australia & New Zealand Search and Rescue Conference is pleased to announce the Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) has confirmed as a Silver sponsor of the event, being held at Jupiters Gold Coast 6 May 2015. The Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA) plays a key role in the safety and efficiency of Australia’s growing maritime sector. AMSA oversees commercial vessel

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16
Apr

Returned from a recent SAR deployment?

On behalf of the 2015 Search & Rescue Conference Committee we would like to extend the early bird rate to our colleagues who have missed the discounted registration deadline due to SAR deployment. The 2015 Australia & New Zealand Search and Rescue Conference will be held on the 6 May at Jupiters Gold Coast. The

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13
Apr

Panel to Highlight Future Trends in the Search and Rescue Industry

The Australian & New Zealand Search and Rescue Conference (SAR) is a one-day event held on the 6th May 2015 at Jupiters Gold Coast. The Conference will feature a Panel Discussion entitled Future Trends in the Search and Rescue Industry, featuring leading industry professionals from well-respected SAR organisations across Australia and New Zealand. Moderator of the Panel:

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08
Apr

Meet the SAR Conference Speakers: George Hill, COO at Surf Life Saving Queensland

The Australian & New Zealand Search and Rescue Conference (SAR) is pleased to announce George Hill, COO at Surf Life Saving Queensland will be presenting at the one-day event being held on 6th May 2015 at Jupiters Gold Coast. George Hill officially joined Surf Life Saving Queensland in a professional capacity in January 1999 following more than 24 years of involvement

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07
Apr

Fire Rescue Safety Australia confirms sponsorship

The Australian & New Zealand Search and Rescue Conference (SAR) is pleased to announce Fire Rescue Safety Australia Pty Ltd has become a sponsor of the one-day event, being held at Jupiters Gold Coast 6 May 2015. Fire Rescue Safety Australia Pty Ltd (FRSA) is an industry specialist offering a unique capability.  They offer a complete managed solution encompassing equipment supply and programmed

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02
Apr

Aussie drone startup assists New Zealand search and rescue operation

Originally published by Startup Smart, 2 April 2015 by Broede Carmody Sydney startup Flirtey is one step closer to achieving its goal of running the skies with drones after successfully completing a trial with New Zealand’s national search and rescue organisation. The company, which hopes to use flying robots for commercial on-demand deliveries, assisted New Zealand

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26
Mar

Meet the SAR Conference Speakers: Senior Sergeant Jim Whitehead, Queensland State Search and Rescue

Senior Sergeant Jim Whitehead of Queensland’s State Search and Rescue will be presenting a Keynote Address at the Australian & New Zealand Search and Rescue Conference (SAR) on the 6 May 2015 at Jupiters Gold Coast. The conference brings together leading search and rescue practitioners to discuss challenges of preparing, deploying and operating search and rescue. The aim of

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23
Mar

Meet the SAR Conference Speakers: Martin Boyle, CEM – Field Support & Emergency Coordinator, Australian Antarctic Division

Martin Boyle, CEM – Field Support & Emergency Coordinator, Australian Antarctic Division will be presenting a Keynote Address at the Australian & New Zealand Search and Rescue Conference (SAR) on the 6 May 2015 at Jupiters Gold Coast. The conference brings together leading search and rescue practitioners to discuss challenges of preparing, deploying and operating search and rescue. The

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20
Mar

Meet the SAR Conference Speakers: Julie Cowan, Founder of Search and Rescue Dogs Australia Inc.

Julie Cowan, Founder of Search and Rescue Dogs Australia Inc (SRDA) will be presenting a Keynote Address at the Australian & New Zealand Search and Rescue Conference (SAR) on the 6 May 2015 at Jupiters Gold Coast. The conference brings together leading search and rescue practitioners to discuss challenges of preparing, deploying and operating search and rescue. The aim of the

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