Air Force flypast for Australia Day in Townsville

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A Royal Australian Air Force C-27J Spartan aircraft will conduct a flypast over Townsville in support of Australia Day celebrations.
DATE:           26th January 2022
TIME:            09:54am
LOCATION:  Brigadier North Park, Jezzine Barracks, Townsville.
IMAGERY:  For Defence imagery associated with Australia Day activities, go to the Defence Image Gallery
A C-27J Spartan aircraft from Number 35 Squadron based at RAAF Base Amberley will take part in the flypast. 
Australia Day is held annually on January 26th to reflect on our nation’s past and celebrate the Australian spirit, mateship and sense of community. The Royal Australian Air Force is proud to participate in Australia Day 2022 events.
Flying is subject to variables including air traffic control requirements, weather, and operational availability. As such, flypasts and displays may be subject to cancellation at short notice.
Noise reduction and the environment are vital considerations in the planning and conduct of military flying. 
Further information about the participating aircraft can be found at on our Technology page

Information on aircraft noise and current flying activities is available at, or by calling 1300 DEFENCE (1300 333 362)

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