How do you operate in a circuit? Get the inside tips and tricks from industry experts. We speak to Ben Mackney and Nerita Somers who share their personal stories about operating at non-controlled aerodromes. Hear about where things have gone wrong, what they learnt from it and what tricks they use to stay safe in the circuit.
AvSafety podcast – Circuit and radio operations at non-controlled aerodromes
Radio calls at non-controlled aerodromes
It’s important to consider the radio calls you make. Planning your radio calls for each stage of your flight will help keep you safe.
Pilot skills – Communication
Using practical examples, our Aviation Safety Advisor explains how you can improve your radio communication skills around aerodromes.
Look out! Situational awareness
Situational awareness is vital. Hear from Red Bull pilots on why you need to know what’s happening at every stage of your flight.
CASA Out-n-Back Series II
Out-n-Back is a VFR 'pilot’s seat view' of Queensland aerodromes. Series II provides tips from experts to keep you safe while flying.
Events and resources
Our free seminars give you the chance to learn and discuss the latest safety issues with our specialist Aviation Safety Advisors.
AvSafety expert webinar series
Hear from commercial pilots and industry specialists on how to operate in and out of non-controlled aerodromes.
Visual Flight Rules Guide
The Visual Flight Rules Guide helps you prepare, plan and fly safely by using practical easy to understand information and examples.
Plain English Guides
Download our Plain English Guides that make a range of rules and regulations easier to understand.
Resources from our store
AvSafety information cards
This handy kit includes a range of products to keep you and others safe. Option to personalise your own safety resource kit.
Radio procedures in non-controlled airspace booklet
Find the latest on radio calls including radio frequencies and when to broadcast in non-controlled aerodromes.
Avoiding collisions in class G airspace
Learn more about pre-flight and enroute reminders to help you avoid collisions in class G airspace.
A5 Card – Situational awareness
Our situational awareness card helps you remain aware of your surroundings in a changing environment.