Media Statement 21 September 2017

“Aerocare denounces the campaign of confirmed misinformation being waged by the Transport Workers Union.  “Without consultation or employee approval, the TWU is now opposing a valid enterprise agreement (CA12) that was approved by 97% of Aerocare employees in 2012, and which was fully ratified by the Fair Work Commission (FWC) as being above Award. This…
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Tigerair Brisbane–Canberra services kick off

Tigerair’s new Brisbane–Canberra services commenced today, proudly handled by Aerocare. The new services depart mid-morning from Brisbane and lunchtime from Canberra on Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday. Tigerair has also added an additional service to the Melbourne–Canberra route which launched in December last year, bringing the total return services to eight per week. Aerocare CEO Glenn…
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Jetstar’s Under the Wing Flying Squad takes off

Two Aerocare team members have been selected for Jetstar’s new Under the Wing Flying Squad which launched this week. Greg Spencer from Aerocare Perth and Jeremy Browne from Aerocare Sunshine Coast are part of the squad, which undertook training in Melbourne last week. Jetstar Australia’s Head of Ground Operations Todd Chapman said the squad members drawn…
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QantasLink awards for Brisbane, Mackay, Rockhampton and Coffs Harbour

Aerocare has won four awards announced at the annual QantasLink Regional Airports Ground Handing Conference events in Sydney during the past week. Aerocare CEO Glenn Rutherford said: “Congratulations to our teams in Brisbane, Rockhampton, Mackay and Coffs Harbour and thank you for your continued hard work and stand-out performance.” “Winning these awards is a remarkable…
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Media Statement: Aerocare Enterprise Agreement

Aerocare is one of the largest of more than 30 aviation services businesses in Australia. Last week, the Fair Work Commission (FWC) rejected Aerocare’s proposed CA17 Enterprise Agreement, which would have replaced the current CA12 arrangement. This was despite CA17 being approved by an overwhelming 83% of eligible employees, making it one of the most…
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Japan Airlines Melbourne-Tokyo service underway

Japan Airlines touched down in Melbourne over the weekend, with Aerocare proudly providing ground handling services for the new daily Melbourne to Tokyo (Narita) service. Aerocare CEO Glenn Rutherford said: “Aerocare is pleased to be partnering with one of the world’s most respected airlines, and our focus is on supporting JAL in the delivery of…
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Aerocare supports Wings for Autism program at Perth Airport

Aerocare is proud to help Autism WA and Perth Airport to facilitate the Wings for Autism program, promoting autism awareness and providing the opportunity for families to trial going on a plane in a safe and structured way. Aerocare Perth’s Manager Customer Experience Paul Brunyee said the local Aerocare team had been assisting Perth Airport…
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Aerocare commences Qantas Group services in Hobart

Aerocare has commenced ground services for QantasLink and Jetstar in Hobart. Aerocare CEO Glenn Rutherford said: “Aerocare’s selection as preferred supplier for the Qantas Group in Hobart recognises the stand-out performance of our local team, and our service delivery for QantasLink and Jetstar throughout Australia and New Zealand.” “We’ve enjoyed offering a wealth of leadership…
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Nominations open for Aerocare Top 50 Reward Trip to Fiji

Nominations are open for the next Aerocare Top 50 Reward Trip – a three-night, all-expenses-paid tour to beautiful Fiji! Fifty of Aerocare’s most committed, hardworking and highly-regarded team members, as voted by their peers, will jet off to Fiji staying the Sheraton resort from October 28-31. Aerocare CEO Glenn Rutherford says: “At Aerocare we believe…
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Colin Youd wins Launceston Airport Excellence in Safety Award

Aerocare's Colin Youd has received the 2016/17 Launceston Airport Excellence in Safety Award. Colin who works as Day Operations Supervisor for Qantas Freight, received his award at the Australia Pacific Airports Corporation Annual Customer Service Awards gala event in Melbourne earlier this month. Colin was recognised for his continual engagement with the Launceston Airport Safety team and…
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