F/A-18A/B Hornet handling display for Territory Day - Darwin, NT

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A single Royal Australian Air Force F/A-18A/B Hornet aircraft from RAAF Base Tindal’s 75SQN will conduct a 10-minute aerobatic handling display over Darwin in support of Territory Day celebrations.
 
DATE:                     Sunday, 29 August 2021  
 
TIME:                      Approximately 5:35pm - 5:55pm
 
VENUE:                  Mindil Beach, Darwin
 
The aircraft will begin the display from the west, with the majority of the handling display to be conducted over water at Mindil Beach.
 
Residents should be aware that the aircraft will fly over the Cullen Bay and Fannie Bay neighbourhoods, and every effort will be made to reduce the aircraft noise impact.
 
All flying is subject to change, including short notice cancellation, 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/A-18A/B Hornet aircraft is available on our Technology Page.
 
Imagery 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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