F-35A Lightning II aircraft training at Tamworth Regional Airport

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Air Force F-35A Lightning II jets from No. 2 Operational Conversion Unit will conduct diversion training into Tamworth Regional Airport, NSW.
 
DATE:                     Monday-Thursday, 15-18 February
 
TIME:                      Between 2:00-5:00pm
 
VENUE:                  Tamworth Regional Airport, NSW
 
The aircraft will operate in pairs and conduct circuits into Tamworth Regional Airport, before returning 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)