A Royal Australian Air Force F/A-18F Super Hornet, with the sun directly behind it, provides an unusual but spectacular sight during a mission in the skies over Iraq. Australia’s Air Task Group (ATG) consisting of six Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) F/A-18F Super Hornets, an E-7A Wedgetail Airborne Early Warning and Control aircraft and a KC-30A Multi-Role Tanker Transport aircraft continue to support Operation OKRA with missions in Iraq.
To mark the end of an era for the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) Boeing 707, eight F/A-18 Hornets fly in formation with the 707 over RAAF Base Richmond on return from Exercise Pitch Black 2008.
AU-1,1st of planned 72 F-35s for RAAF.Chief of Air Force Air Marshal Geoff Brown told rollout ceremony of 1st RAAF F-35 that aircraft represents “greatest evolutionary change” in Australian military aviation history.1st of planned fleet of 72 F-35A Lightnings revealed to dignitaries & invited guests at “rollout celebration” at Lockheed Martin’s Fort Worth facilities Thursday,& represents most significant milestone in Australia’s acquisition of the sometimes controversial fighter aircraft.
A Royal Australian Air Force HAWK MK127 jet aircraft, soars over Kakadu National Park, Northern Territory, while on Exercise Northern Phoenix 2015. Number 79 Squadron from RAAF Base Pearce will be conducting Exercise Northern Phoenix 2015 (NP15) at RAAF Base Darwin during 1-21 May 15 as part of Number 49 Introduction to Fighter Course. The exercise, which is traditionally held at RAAF Base Learmonth, was diverted to RAAF Darwin at short notice as a result of damage to the airfield caused by…
RAAF Roulettes - PC-9s over Sydney Harbour
Boeing E-7A Wedgetail (AEWC - Airborne Early Warning and Control), Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF), Australia
Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) F/A-18F Super Hornet over Iraq in some interesting photographs
Hawker Siddeley HS-780 Andover C Mk-1
Royal Australian Air Force C-130J Hercules from No. 37 Squadron conducts an 'initial and pitch' bank over Nellis Air Force Base in Nevada, following a mission during Exercise Red Flag 15-1. Is this a new technique to get rid of visiting pain in the ass politicians?
Globemasters A41-212 and A41-209 were the background during the ceremony for the arrival of Globemaster A41-212 to the Air Force fleet. Around 200 people, including international, ministerial and Defence VIPs attended a ceremony at RAAF Base Amberley in Queensland to welcome the final C-17A Globemaster to Australia, completing the RAAF fleet of eight aircraft.