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Exercise Hamel 2018, Task Group “Griffin”

  Exercise Hamel is a large enduring biennial two-week event lead by the Australian Army, occurring on the even numbered years, designed to test, hone and evaluate war fighting skills of a brigade to confirm they are battle ready. It is also an opportunity for commanders to test their formations and[…]

The Dark Side of Avalon.

The focus during the daytime sessions at the Australian International Airshow was fast moving and loud. When the sun went down for the Friday night session, it was time for the ASO team to turn their cameras to a slower shutter speed and take on some low light photography. Instead of[…]

First time visit of RAAF C-27J Alenia for Adelaide Airport

Adelaide Airport has been the main aviation gateway for South Australia for over 61 years. Even though the majority of movements are civilian it is not uncommon to see military traffic. Whether it be the AP-3C Orion from nearby RAAF Base Edinburgh conducting ILS training or a RAAF Boeing 737[…]