CAA / CASA Harmonisation Meeting – Wellington, 16th March 2023

  A meeting was held in Wellington hosted by the Civil Aviation Authority, and attended by CASA’s Deputy Principal Medical Officer, Dr Tony Hochberg. This was an opportunity to exchange ideas about a range of topics: CAA and CASA are looking at a harmonisation of medical certification. Given the complexities and timescale for legislative change, […]

New Website!

The Website A website is a means to an end: the Committee hopes you will find it useful for engaging with the Society, and the range of opportunities which exist for us. Australasia has pioneered many aspects of aerospace medicine, despite being remote and small numerically. And we hope you will find this a useful […]

March 2023 Newsletter

After COVID Planning meetings, with the spectre of last-minute cancellations due to lockdowns or widespread illness was a challenge. It was good to be able to meet finally face-to-face, in Christchurch last year. The Committee are keen to update you with developments since then. The 2023 Annual Scientific Meeting is planned for Auckland on the […]

1st Pacific Aviation Medicine Conference – Nadi, Fiji

The idea of a conference was birthed in conversations held between some Pacific attendees and CASA, the Australian regulator, at the Australasian Society of Aerospace Medicine 2022 meeting in the Hunter Valley. With only a couple of months’ notice, an excellent meeting was organised in Nadi at the Tanoa Hotel conference facilities. Approximately 65 delegates […]

AMSNZ / ASAM / AMSVIC Queenstown 2024

Annual Conference: Thursday 28th March to Monday 1st April 2024 The three Societies are meeting in Queenstown for our annual aerospace medical conference. Be warned: It will be popular! The location is stunning, in the heart of the Southern Alps Direct flights from New Zealand And Australia The conference coincides with the Wanaka Warbirds Airshow […]