Air Force flypasts for Australia Day - NT

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Royal Australian Air Force aircraft will conduct a number of flypasts in the Darwin and Katherine regions, in support of Australia Day celebrations.
DATE, TIME, VENUE: Various as stipulated in table below
IMAGERY:  For ADF imagery associated with Australia Day activities, go to the Defence Image Gallery
26th January 2022
GYRAAC Amphitheatre,
3238 Stuart Highway,
Katherine East
Up to three F-35A Lightning ll aircraft
26th January 2022
Darwin City, CBD and Waterfront
Up to three F-35A Lightning ll aircraft
26th January 2022
Palmerston Recreation Centre, 11 The Boulevard.
Up to three F-35A Lightning ll aircraft
Up to three F-35A Lightning ll aircraft from Number 75 Squadron based at RAAF Base Tindal 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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