Official re-opening RAAF Wagga Heritage Precinct

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As part of the Royal Australian Air Force’s (RAAF) centenary program, veterans and serving members of Wagga Wagga RSL Sub-Branch and RAAF Wagga, respectively, will open a memorial highlighting the role Riverina towns played in supporting the Royal Australian Air Force during 1939-1945.
 
DATE:                           8 June 2022

TIME:                           1.30pm to 2.30pm
 
VENUE:                        RAAF Base Wagga, Newton Rd and Sturt Highway,
                                      Forest Hill, NSW 2651
 
Two Air Force heritage aircraft from No.100 Squadron, a Wirraway and a Tiger Moth, will conduct a flypast over RAAF Base Wagga in support of the Empire Air Training Scheme Memorial unveiling on Wednesday 8 June 2022 at 2.30pm.
 
Flying is subject to variables including air traffic control requirements, weather, and operational availability. As such, flypasts and displays may be subject to cancellation at short notice.
 
Noise reduction and the environment are vital considerations in the planning and conduct of military flying. 
 
Imagery will be available post-event on the Defence Image Gallery.
 
Further information about 100SQN aircraft can be found on our Historic Aircraft page
 
Further information about the Empire Air Training Scheme can be found on the Australian War Memorial 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)

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