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RAAF F/A-18A

2 Operational Conversion Unit Hornet, visits its wartime home one last time.

2 Operational Conversion Unit, Royal Australian Air Force Mildura Airport located approximately five hours from Melbourne has a significant wartime heritage. This weekend that history was again honoured with a visit by a Royal Australian Air Force F/A-18B ‘Classic’ Hornet. The aircraft from the 2 Operational Conversion Unit (2OCU) arrived[…]

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[…]

RAAF F/A-18A Hornet A21-35 Friday Night Show Avalon 2015

Here’s a stunning display of an RAAF F/A-18A Hornet wearing a special Commemorative 30th Anniversary tail scheme, to celebrate 30 years of RAAF Hornet Operations. Although in 75 Squadron marking’s , it was flown during the Australian International Airshow by Flt.Lt Adam who is part of No.2 Operational Conversion Unit[…]