A special world-wide campaign is being launched to tell pilots how to fly safely in Sydney during the Olympic Games.

Thousands of overseas and Australia pilots will take to the air to view the Olympic city during the Games. At the same time there will be special aviation restrictions and rules.

A multi-media package of essential information for pilots has been put together to keep Sydney’s skies safe during the Games. Overseas pilots are a targeted by a special website.

The package is being launched by a famous Australian Olympian and keen aviator.

DATE:Saturday 22 July

TIME:12.00 noon

PLACE:Sydney Media Centre
Wharf 12 Pirrama Rd Pyrmont(Old casino building)

WHAT:Aviation safety during the Olympics

WHO:Famous Australian Olympian and aviator, Civil Aviation Safety Authority

VISION:Supplied – light aircraft flying over Olympic Village and Sydney Harbour

Please note:This is a new venue for the launch

CONTACT:Peter Gibson
0419 296 446

Source: Civil Aviation Safety Authority Australia