Regional Services

Cobham wins ‘gold’ with new fly-in, fly-out mining contract

Cobham has signed a 12 month contract with Australian gold mining company Doray Minerals Limited to provide a fly-in, fly-out service to the Andy Well Gold Site

PERTH, Australia: Cobham announced today that its Regional Services business has been awarded a 12 month contract by gold mining company, Doray Minerals Limited to provide fly-in, fly-out (FIFO) services to its Andy Well Gold Project mining site in Western Australia. Cobham will commence operating two services a week using an 81 seat BAE 146-200 jet aircraft from 2 August 2016.

Peter Nottage, Chief Executive of Cobham Aviation Services commented "The Cobham Regional Services team has worked hard to establish a reputation for providing safe, cost effective, flexible and innovative services for top tier resource companies that operate in regional and remote areas across Australia. Doray is a new client for Cobham and we're delighted to be providing services between Perth and Meekatharra for them. This award demonstrates our competitive offering and unique value proposition, despite current challenging market conditions"

About Cobham Regional Services:

Taking you places others can't

We deliver customised commercial aviation solutions with a focus on specialist support for resource sector projects and high capacity freight services.

Our niche positions and ongoing innovation in freight, jet aircraft flights to gravel runways, and next-generation passenger aircraft in closed charter markets, enable us to deliver compelling value to our customers.

About Cobham Group

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Cobham is a leading global technology and services innovator, respected for providing solutions to the most challenging problems, from deep space to the depths of the ocean.

We employ more than 11,500 people on five continents, and have customers and partners in over 100 countries, with market leading positions in: wireless, audio, video and data communications, including satellite communications; defence electronics; air-to-air refuelling; aviation services; life support and mission equipment.


Lydia Santis
Cobham plc
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Cobham Aviation Services, Australia
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