No. 79 Squadron's Introductory Fighter Course pilots in Busselton

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No. 79 Squadron’s Introductory Fighter Course from RAAF Base Pearce will deploy a detachment to Busselton/Margaret River Airport for flight training operations during the period 1 to 2 February 2022.
The public can expect to see formations of 2 Hawk 127 aircraft in formation over the Perth to Busselton airspace over the two day period, as well as conducting formation take-off and landing practice at Busselton Airport.
DATE/TIME:       Various, as stipulated in table below
1st February 2022
Busselton Airspace
10:00am -11:30am
2:00pm – 3:00pm
2 x Hawk 127 Jet Aircraft
2nd February 2022
Busselton Airspace
09:30am – 11:00am
1.30pm – 2:30pm
4 x Hawk 127 Jet aircraft
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