News

Two Super Hornets to "touch and go" at Brisbane Airport

An F/A-18F Super Hornet.
An F/A-18F Super Hornet. Australian Defence

TWO Super Hornets from RAAF Base Amberley will conduct necessary diversion training at Brisbane International Airport today from 2pm.

The F/A-18F Super Hornets from Number 1 and 6 Squadrons at Amberley will conduct circuit training including a "touch and go" at Brisbane International Airport that is planned to conclude at 3.30pm.

The flights are an essential part of pilot continuation training on the F/A-18F Super Hornets as Brisbane International Airport is one of the main diversion airfields should RAAF Base Amberley be unusable due to weather.

Please note these dates and times are subject to change.

For more information on RAAF Amberley's flying activities ring 1800 333 3623 and ask for RAAF Base Amberley.

Topics:  editors picks, raaf base amberley




Join the Community.

Get your local news, your way.

Stay Connected

Update your news preferences and get the latest news delivered to your inbox.

Latest deals and offers

Ute rollover at Calliope

No Caption

Calliope station officer Glenn Fletcher explains how this morning's car accident...

Manhunt for women 'kneed' in Central Ln Hotel axe robbery

Det. Snr Sgt Luke Peachey briefs the media on their hunt for men who robbed the...

Shelly Holzeimer

United Voice union member Shelly Holzeimer said May Day is "back where it belongs".

Demand for acreage lots pushes up property prices

Property values in Cooroy have increased 25%

Property values jump in Cooroy and Peachester.

How a sacked real estate agent made $725k in four months

Agent is now under investigation by the industry watchdog

RBA warns of future apartment oversupply

Toowoomba: Crest Apartments and Burke & Wills, Ruthven Street ( view from Neil Street) Photo Bev Lacey / The Chronicle

RBA says oversupply of apartments poses risk to household finances