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C-17A flypast over Canberra on Wednesday 6 July

Celebration of all serving and ex-serving Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander men and women – plaque unveiling What: Unveiling of a plaque celebrate all serving and ex-serving Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander men and women during NAIDOC week Where:           Royal Australian Air Force Memorial at RAAF Memorial Grove, Federal Highway,[…]

RAAF Hercules Operations for Exercise Hamel

Heads up for some Hercules action around South Australia: What:             Up to three Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) C-130J Hercules transport aircraft fly in support of Army’s Exercise Hamel in South Australia. Where:           The Hercules will be operating largely from RAAF Base Edinburgh, flying to airfields in Whyalla, Port[…]

Air Force F/A-18 Hornets and Hawk flying around Hunter and Mid-North Coast

Another good week ahead for Spotters if the weather comes good .   What:        One Hawk 127 aircraft and up to eight F/A-18 Hornet aircraft from RAAF Base Williamtown conducting flying operations.   Where:      Williamtown and surrounding airspace.   When:        Monday to Thursday, 20-23 June 2016.   Background: A single[…]

76 SQN Flypast at RAAF Base Williamtown

Heads up for some Hawk action at RAAF Williamtown: What:         Hawk 127 aircraft from Number 76 Squadron will be conducting a flying display and flypast.   When:        12:00-1:00pm – Friday, 24 June 2016.   Where:       RAAF Base Williamtown, New South Wales.   Background: Three Hawk 127 jets from Number 76[…]

F/A-18A Hornet Handling Display at Supercars Hidden Valley Darwin

Heads up for for all the Spotters in and around Darwin : What:     1 x F/A-18A Hornet aircraft from Number 75 Squadron will conduct a handling display at the Supercars event in Darwin When:     Saturday 18 June from 3:50pm and Sunday 19 June from 1:05pm Where:     Hidden[…]

Army helicopter training over Adelaide

Army helicopter training over Adelaide  Heads Up for everyone around Adelaide: Up to five Black Hawk helicopters will fly over Adelaide and surrounding areas from 16 to 24 June 2016 as part of a training exercise. The exercise will ensure pilots and aircrew are well trained for flying in all[…]

Air Force jet low-level training

  What:        One Hawk 127 aircraft conducting flying operations. Where:      Williamtown and surrounding airspace. When:        Monday to Friday, 6-10 June 2016. Background: A single Hawk 127 aircraft will be conducting low-level flying training in the Eastern Low Flying Area over the period 6-10 June, between 10:00-11:30am. In addition to these[…]

Soar, Ride and Shine at Bathurst

Lifeline Bathurst presents… SOAR, RIDE & SHINE!!! A Celebration of Power. Soar, Ride and Shine is a combined air show and a historic car and motorbike show which is to be held at the Bathurst Airport on Sunday, the 15th May. The event will take place between 9am and 4pm[…]

Heads-Up: Wirraway at Wings Over Illawarra.

The Wings Over Illawarra show is not too far away now! For something a bit different to whet your appetite, how about a unique view of how the show might look from the pilot’s point of view? Major participants at this weekend’s show will include the team from Paul Bennet[…]

Heads-Up: Mudgee Wings, Wheels and Wine show, 2016

Looking for a great day out this weekend?  The Wings, Wheels and Wine show at Mudgee Airport this Sunday, 24th of April, has something for the whole family with Cars, Planes, Joy Flights, Model Air Craft, Jet Car, Kids Entertainment, Jumping Castle & Merry Go Round, Wine & Local Produce and Food[…]