F/A-18A/B Hornet flypast down Townsville coastline

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Members of the Townsville community will have the opportunity to view a RAAF fast jet formation flight down The Strand.
Up to ten F/A-18A/B Hornets from No. 2 Operational Conversion Unit (2OCU) will conduct the formation flight down the coastline before completing a pass of Castle Hill and returning to base.
2OCU is operating from RAAF Base Townsville between Monday 18 November and Thursday 05 December 2019 for Exercise High Sierra. This will be the last time  that 2OCU will bring the F/A-18A/B Hornet to Townsville before transitioning to the F-35A Lightning II.
DATE:                         Thursday, 28 November 2019
TIME:                          3.15pm
VENUE:                      The Strand, Townsville
All flying is subject to change due to weather and operational requirements.

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)