Six F-35A Lightning II aircraft conduct flypast for National Memorial Service

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Up to six Royal Australian Air Force F-35A Lightning II aircraft from No. 77 Squadron will conduct a flypast over Parliament House as part of the National Memorial Service to honour the passing of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II to be held in Canberra.
DATE:                   Thursday 22 September 2022

TIME:                    Approx 12 noon
DIRECTION:         Aircraft to fly down Anzac Parade southbound
VENUE:                 Parliament House, Canberra
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