One of Australia’s most distinguished military aviators, Sir Ross Macpherson Smith, was honoured at a commemorative service held at St Peter’s Cathedral, Adelaide, on June 15, marking the 100th anniversary of his funeral.
No. 3 Security Forces Squadron shared a proud milestone with the Commander of Combat Support Group, Air Commodore David Paddison, when it celebrated its 20th year of service to Air Force at RAAF Base Edinburgh, South Australia.
As a child, Flight Lieutenant Angus Wheeler thought it would be cool to work underground in mines or be flying through the sky.
A routine flight home to Australia 31 years ago turned into a tragedy for the ADF members on board P-3C Orion A9-754 and an event Air Force will never forget.
Sitting in her Year 12 classroom at Mount Gravatt State High School on Brisbane’s south-side in the early 1990s, Sue Page never thought she would one day join the ADF and be providing critical pastoral support to deployed personnel.
A mid-air ‘top up’ has kept United States Navy (USN) P-8A Poseidon crews on mission while training in Australia.
Air Force bases around the nation celebrated the Air Force’s 101st birthday on March 31, with the occasion providing an opportunity to reflect on Air Force’s history and consider how it will evolve.
An aerial firefighting capability has recently been established at Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) Base Edinburgh in South Australia.