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2019 Australian International Airshow RAAF Boeing C-17A Globemaster III

  The 2019 Australian International Airshow and Aerospace & Defence Exposition held at Avalon Airport  near Geelong in Victoria, is the 14th time the show has been held since its inception back in October 1992.  This biennial show is one of the Asia-Pacific regions most prestigious and the largest of[…]

Wings Over Illawarra 2018 – Defence Showcase

ADF Showcase It was the largest contingent of Australian Defence Force aircraft and helicopters at a Wings Over the Illawarra ever! The Royal Australian Air Force presented examples of the Boeing C-17A Globemaster III, Lockheed Martin C-130J, Boeing P-8 Poseidon, Alenia C-27J Spartan, McDonnell Douglas/Boeing F-18A Hornet, BAe Hawk-127 and[…]

Two RAAF C-17A To Coduct Low Level Coastal Training Flight

Heads up along the Central East Coast of Australia. RAAF aircrews are required to maintain a high level of precision flying of the large C-17A transport and low level training is apart of the skills required. Keep your eyes to the sky for 2 aircraft perfrorming low level formation flying[…]

36 Squadron C-17 Globemaster III – The Heavy Mover of Pitch Black 2016

As part of RAAF Air Mobility Group and No 86 Wing, 36 Squadron provides an important logistical role for the Royal Australian Air Force. Based at RAAF Base Amberley, 36 Squadron operates the largest transport aircraft of the Australian Defence Force, the Boeing C-17 Globemaster III. During the 2000’s, the[…]