Editor Geoffrey Thomas nominated for record three awards

by Airline Ratings Editors
January 18, 2022
Geoffrey Thomas
Geoffrey Thomas recieves the CAE award for Best Training and Simulation story from Quentin O'Mahony, GM of Singapore CAE Flight Training Pte Ltd. editor-in-chief Geoffrey Thomas has been nominated for a record three gongs at the 2022 Aerospace Media Awards.

The nominations include a Best Business Aviation category submission with an article on the 20th anniversary of the collapse of Ansett which told the story of the extra operational and salary costs that weighed down the failed airline.

Thomas was also nominated in the Best Breaking News category for his story, ‘MH370: Probable location found with revolutionary tracking’, which revealed a new technology that promises a precise location for the missing Malaysia Airlines 777.

His final nomination in the Best Commercial Aviation category was for a four-part series celebrating 100 years of flying in Western Australia.

The winners will be announced at a special awards dinner at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel in Singapore, on February 15.

In 2020 Thomas won the awards’ Best Safety, Training & Simulation category and the Outstanding Achievement Award for his coverage of the MH370 disaster.