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Angela Stevenson wins prestigious

Australasian Aviation Press Club Award

Feature Article of the Year 2020


“To the Australasian aviation media community,

Throughout a very difficult year, we all saw terrific examples of aviation and defence journalism across the region.


Whilst we are disappointed not to have our annual event, we are nonetheless thrilled to present this year’s recipients of Australasian Aviation Press Club awards! To everyone who submitted entries – thank you! It was a crowded virtual field of talented journalists who turned in great stories despite very challenging circumstances. Now to our 2020 AAPC Award Recipients!

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Commercial Airlines Story of the Year: Lucas Baird and Andrew Tillett from the AFR for “Virgin threatens to call in the administrators as it fights to survive” — $1000 award
Defence Aviation Story of the Year: Max Blenkin from ADBR for “A Decade of Wedgetail” — $1000 award
Aviation Feature of the Year: Angela Stevenson from Australian Flying for “Uncertain Times” — $1000 award
Photographer of the Year: Seth Jaworski — $1000 award
And the Journalist of the Year: Robyn Ironside from The Australian — $2000 award
Please join us in congratulating the award recipients!


AAPC Committee: Geoff Thomas, president; Jordan Chong, Owen Poland, Peter Marosszeky and David Sidman”


Words by Gail DÁrcy Australasian Aviation Press Club Awards

‘GROUNDED’ – Podcast Series

Write Speak Fly Project – ‘Grounded’- A series of podcasts about the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on General Aviation in Australia:


Out Now – Special Edition Podcast

Angela Stevenson interviews Kathy Mexted – Author

Find out about some of the women’s stories in the book, and a bit more about Kathy Mexted, the author.

It’s a cracker read, just in time for Christmas!

Click below to play:


Communication is the answer.

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