Qantas pilot academy at Wellcamp Airport enrolls first students

    Queensland‘s Government announced (30-Sep-2019) the first cohort of Qantas student pilots was enrolled at the new Qantas Group Pilot Academy at Toowoomba West Wellcamp Airport. Upon completion, the academy will have capacity to train up to 250 pilots p/a and create up to 160 jobs in training and support roles. Additionally, up to 100 direct jobs and around 300 jobs in the wider construction sector will be created during the construction phase. The academy is due for completion in Jan-2020.