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Graphic: Garvina Lui, Aircraft Maintenance Engineer Apprentice at RFDS

Garvina is engineering a future to be proud of

30 Nov 2022

Garvina Lui is forging her career as an Aircraft Maintenance Engineer Apprentice based in Cairns – combining her passion for engineering and the ability to help people.

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Jacinta Jones flight nurse RFDS

Aircraft innovation to benefit flight nurses

24 Dec 2021

The aircraft will pave the way for aeromedical care in Australia and provide RFDS flight nurses the capacity to fly further and faster to patients.

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Beechcraft King Air 360

Pilots ready for take off in new B360

23 Dec 2021

The Beechcraft King Air 360 set to revolutionise aeromedical care in Queensland. The aircraft will reduce pilot workload and make flying in outback Queensland a whole lot easier.

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RFDS helps Hannah

Mount Isa family reunited with RFDS crew

09 Dec 2021

This week, the RFDS (Queensland Section) welcomed 10-year-old Hannah Lovett and her family back to the Mount Isa Base after Hannah was flown by the Flying Doctor almost three years ago.

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RFDS helps save twins born at 25 weeks

RFDS appeals for Christmas donation

06 Dec 2021

This year, Nikiha and Matt Davies will celebrate Christmas with healthy twin boys, now almost two. But if it wasn't for an emergency transfer by the RFDS (Queensland Section) when Nikiha was 25 weeks pregnant, the couple may not have been so lucky.

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Bundaberg mum reunited with RFDS crew

Bundaberg mum reunited with RFDS crew

05 Dec 2021

Bundaberg resident Sarah Campbell went into spontaneous labour at just 24 weeks. Had it not been for the RFDS baby Ella may not have survived.

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Ravenswood Vaccination

RFDS encourages Queenslanders to help protect one another

16 Nov 2021

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Dr Don Bowley celebrates 25 years with RFDS (Queensland Section)

25 years serving rural and remote Queensland communities

03 Nov 2021

Dr Don Bowley celebrates 25 years of service to the RFDS (Queensland Section). Here, Dr Don reflects on what he describes as a very rewarding career.

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Pilot Nick Tully

RFDS receives international recognition

28 Oct 2021

The Flight Standards Team of pilots ensure the Flying Doctor remains airborne and they have been recognised internationally for their efforts.

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