F/A-18F Super Hornet display practice - RAAF Base Amberley

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Residents living around RAAF Base Amberley will have the opportunity to watch an F/A-18F Super Hornet from No. 1 Squadron conducting display practice for the Edinburgh Air Show between Monday 28 October and Tuesday 5 November.  
The practice will occur in the airspace over the base and surrounding areas. Residents can expect to see a variety of manoeuvres with aircraft reaching speeds of 1000km/h and no lower than 60 m. 
All display practice activities are conducted within strict guidelines. Noise reduction and the environment are vital considerations in the planning and conduct of any military activity. Air Force appreciates the ongoing support of the local communities.

DATE / TIME:            
Monday, 28 October                                         2:10pm  
Tuesday, 29 October                                         2:10pm
Wednesday, 30 October                                   2:10pm
Thursday, 31 October                                       2:00pm
Friday, 1 November                                        10:35am
Monday, 4 November                                      2:10pm
Tuesday, 5 November                                     4:10pm
VENUE:                                                              RAAF Base Amberley
All flying is subject to change due to weather, operational requirements or other aviation considerations.
For further information on RAAF Base Amberley flying activities, members of the community are encouraged to contact 1300 DEFENCE (1300 333 362) and ask to be connected to RAAF Base Amberley, or register to receive updates on Super Hornet/Growler aircraft flying activities at the Defence Aircraft Noise website.

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)