RAAF Training over Busselton

Published on Thursday, 25 March 2021 at 2:07:00 PM

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MelbourneWe are excited to host No 79 Squadrons’ Introductory Fighter Course (IFC) from Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) Base Pearceere at Busselton Margaret River Airport. The No. 79 Squadron Hawk 127 Lead-In Fighters will be conducting training in the Busselton/Margaret River airspace, 29-30 March 2021.

All flying is scheduled during the day. Every effort is made to minimise inconvenience to residents during the squadron’s formation flying training. Residents are advised the flying program can change at short notice due to weather or operational considerations.

No. 79 Squadron would like to thank the community for their ongoing support of their training activities in the Busselton/Margaret River area.

Would you like to come and have a look? Come and view these amazing aircraft or take a photo or two. Please remember you must stay behind the security fencing for your safety and to comply with legislation.

For more Department of Defence information please see below.

Noise reduction and the environment are vital considerations in the planning and conduct of military flying. Information on aircraft noise and current flying activities is available at: www.defence.gov.au/aircraftnoise or by calling 1300 DEFENCE (1300 333 362).

Further information about the Hawk 127 Lead-In Fighter can be found at: https://www.airforce.gov.au/technology/aircraft/aviation-training/hawk-127

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