Mount Gambier fails to land pilot academy

MOUNT Gambier has missed out on hosting the Qantas Group Pilot Academy capable of training up to 500 pilots a year following the release of a location shortlist by the national carrier.

More than 60 regional cities submitted proposals, culminating in nine regional cities – including Alice Springs, Bendigo, Busselton, Dubbo, Launceston, Mackay, Tamworth, Toowoomba and Wagga Wagga – being selected as finalists.

The academy is due to open in 2019 and


Author: Raquel Mustillo

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