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“Let your plans be dark and impenetrable as night, and when you move, fall like a thunderbolt.” Sun Tzu, The Art of War – Pitch Black 2016 Every two years the Royal Australian Air Force hosts nations from all around the globe, along with its own chosen units, they all[…]Read More »
Aviation Spotters Online was privileged to be part of the embedded media team during PB16. Although our visit was brief, we aimed high to capture moments from Exercise Pitch Black to give you an insight into the intensity, and fast pace of this multi-national war game that takes place every[…]Read More »
RAAF BASE DARWIN TOWER – Observation Deck Yesterday ASO and some media were invited to the Darwin Control Tower to observe aircraft movements at RAAF Base Darwin. The RAAF’s 452 Sqn Air Traffic Control, co-ordinate all aircraft movements on the ground and in the local airspace near RAAF Base Darwin,[…]Read More »
On Monday ASO and local media were invited to join the 1st interview session, with one of the Royal Australian Air Force’s Pilots , SQNLDR Leon from 77SQN, there to provide information to the media about the start of Exercise Pitch Black 2016. Below is the full transcript of the interview where everyone[…]Read More »
The Royal Australian Air Force yesterday launched Exercise Pitch Black 2016 at RAAF Base Darwin. Exercise Pitch Black 2016 is the Air Force’s largest training activity this year and will be conducted in the Northern Territory from Friday 29 July to Friday 19 August. The exercise includes up to 115[…]Read More »