Scenic views and friendly locals are not the only things that make Lord Howe Island special.
The atmosphere on the ground was electric as onlookers cheered and clapped as the ADF put on a spectacular show at Brisbane’s Sunsuper Riverfire on September 25.
Taking off from Perth just before midnight on August 19, a RAAF C-17A Globemaster III successfully air-dropped more than nine tonnes of supplies in Antarctica under the cover of darkness.
A Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) C-17A Globemaster III is the first non-US nation to provide rapid air mobility to a High Mobility Artillery Rocket System (HIMARS).
The ADF has provided airlift capability to transfer critical personnel, stores and equipment to Fiji in support of the Australian Government’s response to COVID-19.
Almost 30,000kms travelled, 36 hours in flying time and a desire to help is what it took a small crew of Australian Defence Force personnel to assist Australia’s regional partners during a critical time of need.
Air Force has delivered five Victorian State Emergency Service vehicles to Western Australia, continuing the support of recovery efforts following Tropical Cyclone Seroja.
A simulated medical emergency played out thousands of feet above Queensland in a C-17A Globemaster III has tested the expertise of Air Force clinicians.
Leading Aircraftman Trung Phan’s commitment to give back to Australia is motived by the welcome he and his family received when they migrated to the country after the Vietnam War.
The orderly room team at Air Force’s No. 36 Squadron has introduced some novel approaches to improving their workplace, with positive results.