Fast jet to conduct diversion training at Busselton Margaret River Airport, WA

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A single Hawk 127 Lead-In Fighter aircraft from No. 79 Squadron, based at RAAF Base Pearce will conduct diversion training into Busselton Margaret River Airport, WA.
DATE:                                     Tuesday 09 March 2021
APPROXIMATE TIMINGS:   Arrival 12.30pm, and departure 3pm
VENUE:                                   Busselton Margaret River Airport, Yalyalup, WA
Diversion training is an essential part of pilot training on fast jet aircraft to assist pilots to land at alternate airfields.
Noise reduction and the environment are vital considerations in the planning and conduct of military flying. 
Further information about the Hawk 127 Lead-In Fighter can be found here.
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Information on aircraft noise and current flying activities is available at, or by calling 1300 DEFENCE (1300 333 362)