Official Student Branch

Qantas Fleet Power Plants

Martyn Potts (Engine Fleet Manager) will introduce the Qantas power plants by fleet (717, 737, 747, A330, A380, Q400, Dash 8) and will cover how Qantas monitor their performance, analyse the data stream from each engine during and after flight, undertake engine maintenance, and will cover job opportunities at Qantas in the Fleet Engine silo/unit.

Parking: is available in the Shepherd Street multi-story car park, located on the corner of Cleveland St and Shepherd St. The rate is $2 per hour (up to $6 maximum), but note that only gold coins are accepted in some machines. Parking is also available in University of Sydney On- Campus Parking for $2 per hour (up to $6 maximum). Additionally, free parking is available in surrounding streets. Please observe parking restrictions and allow time to drive to the University of Sydney, park, and walk to the venue.

Dinner: Following the presentation the Committee will take Martyn to dinner at the nearby Buon Gusto Italian Restaurant, 368 Abercrombie Street, Chippendale. Attendees are encouraged to join in. Cost will be approximately $40 pp including soft drink & wine.

Public Transport: The closest train station is Redfern station, which is a 10 minute walk away from the venue. From Railway Square near central station any 42X bus (e.g. 422, 426...) and the M30 will take you to the University of Sydney (on City Road). Please allow time to travel by public transport, including waiting time, and time to walk to the venue. Please refer for further details:

Please note: Non-members should enter the code NM if requested to enter a RAeS membership number.

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This is a FREE event and all are welcome, however tickets are strictly limited and registration is essential!