F-35A Lightning II handling display for Darwin Supercars Event

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A single Royal Australian Air Force F-35A Lightning II aircraft from No. 2 Operational Conversion Unit will conduct a low-level handling display in support of the Darwin Triple Crown Supercars event.
 
DATE:                         Sunday 19 June 2022

TIME:                          Approx. 3.10pm
 
VENUE:                      Hidden Valley Raceway, Hidden Valley, NT
 
The F-35A aircraft will fly as low as approximately 60 metres above the ground and reach speeds of up to 1,000 kilometres per hour.
 
All low level flying activities are conducted within strict safety and operational guidelines.
 
Flying is subject to change, including last minute cancellation, due to variables including air traffic control requirements, weather, and operational availability.
 
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 on our Technology page
 
Imagery of the F-35A Lightning II is available on the Defence Image Gallery

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)

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