F-35A Lightning II aircraft training at RAAF Base Amberley

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F-35A Lightning II pilots from No. 2 Operational Conversion Unit will conduct diversion training into RAAF Base Amberley, QLD.
 
DATE:                     Monday 1 March 2021
 
TIME:                     Approximately 9am – 5pm
 
VENUE:                  RAAF Base Amberley, QLD
 
Aircraft will operate in pairs conducting instrument approach and circuit training into RAAF Base Amberley, before departing to return to RAAF Base Williamtown.
 
Diversion training is an essential part of training on fast jet aircraft to enable pilots to land at different airfields.
 
Flying is subject to change due to variables such as air traffic control requirements, weather, and other aviation considerations.
 
Noise reduction and the environment are vital considerations in the planning and conduct of military flying.
 
Further information about the F-35A Lightning II can be found here
 
More imagery is available here

Information on aircraft noise and current flying activities is available at http://www.defence.gov.au/aircraftnoise, or by calling 1300 DEFENCE (1300 333 362)