ALERT: Super Hornets flyover for operation Thai Boomerang

UP TO four Air Force F/A-18F Super Hornets from Number 1 Squadron, based at RAAF Base Amberley, will conduct a low-level formation flypast over the Base precinct on return from participation in Exercise Thai Boomerang and Exercise Elang AUSINDO.

The aircraft will travel at speeds of up to 750km/h and at heights no lower than 150m above ground level.

DATE: Saturday, 28 September 2019

TIME: The window for aircraft arrival is scheduled between 12:00pm and 5:00pm


Participation in overseas exercise activities provide Air Force personnel with the opportunity to engage in real-time mission scenarios in a training environment; to hone skills and maintain operational proficiency.

All flying is subject to change due to weather and operational requirements.