Airservices is implementing standard arrival and departure routes at Rockhampton Airport to improve safety and the predictability at Rockhampton. These routes are expected to be used during periods of inclement weather and at night, during fine weather aircraft are expected to track as they do now.
Changes to the way aircraft are tracking during poor weather may be noticed by residents to the north and east of Rockhampton. Noise levels are not expected to increase.
More information can be found on our Fact Sheet.