CASA: Shane Carmody named new director of aviation safety

    Australia‘s Civil Aviation Safety Authority (CASA) announced (07-Jun-2017) the appointment of Shane Carmody to the role of director of aviation safety for a term of five years. Mr Carmody has been acting in the role since Oct-2016 and was chosen after an international search for the best available person to further develop CASA as a world leader in aviation safety regulation. CASA chairman Jeff Boyd stated: “Mr Carmody is committed to working with the aviation industry and the wider aviation community to achieve the best possible safety outcomes”.