RAAF Hercules training at Point Cook

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A Royal Australian Air Force C-130J Hercules transport aircraft of Number 37 Squadron will operate from RAAF Base Point Cook. Training will take place on Saturday and Sunday, 20-21 November 2021. This is in support of Australian Defence Force training in Port Phillip Bay.
 
DATE:                        Saturday and Sunday, 20-21 November 2021

TIME:                         6.45am until 5pm
 
VENUE:                     RAAF Base Point Cook
 
Flying is subject to variables including air traffic control requirements, weather and operational availability. As such, this flying activity may be subject to cancellation at short notice.
 
Noise reduction and the environment are vital considerations in the planning and conduct of military flying.
 
More information about the RAAF C-130J Hercules is available on our Technology page.

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).

This flying activity is part of regular training. Flights and timings are changeable to best meet training objectives, they are not a scheduled flypast. This notice is to advise the local community in this area that they may hear some noise. We remind the community that everyone must observe all COVID-19 related health measures in their respective local government areas, including stay at home orders where they are in force.

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