Cobham Aviation Services combines superior performance, extensive aviation knowledge and advanced technology to provide specialist aviation solutions to defence, government and commercial customers worldwide. We conduct fixed wing search and rescue operations for the Australian Maritime Safety Authority from our hub at Essendon Fields.
AMSA is responsible for search and rescue across Australia’s internationally agreed search and rescue region. This region covers approximately one-tenth of the Earth’s surface.
AMSA has a fleet of four Bombardier Challenger 604 jet aircraft to support search and rescue missions. Cobham Aviation Services operates the AMSA Challenger aircraft from bases in Essendon, Cairns and Perth.
Essendon Fields: Paul McLaughlin +61 (0) 3 9330 5208
Headquarters: +61 (0)8 8154 7000