Flypast and aerial handling display in support of the TAVAS Great War Flying Display

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Air Force F/A-18F Super Hornet and C-17A Globemaster aircraft will conduct aerial handling displays over Caboolture Airfield in support of the Great War Flying Display on Saturday 21 April and Sunday 22 April.  

On each day at approximately 11am spectators will be treated to a rarely seen combined flypast with both a single F/A-18F Super Hornet and a single Bristol F.2B Fighter followed by a solo F/A-18F Super Hornet handling display. 

On the Saturday only, attendees will be able to view an aerial handling display from a C-17A Globemaster III.  The flypast will occur at approximately 2:30 pm  

In addition to the flying activity above, the Australian Defence Force Basic Flying Training School will have a static display of two Pacific Aerospace CT-4B Air Trainer aircraft on Saturday 21 April and three CT-4B Air Trainer aircraft on Sunday 22 April. 

All flying is subject to change due to weather and operational requirements.

Find more information on the TAVAS Great War Flying Display here:

Information on aircraft noise and current flying activities is available at, or by calling 1300 DEFENCE (1300 333 362)