This interview from the Australian Aviation archive with RAAF SQNLDR Matt Harper, Australia’s first F-22 Raptor pilot, is from the May 2011 magazine.
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Air Marshal Mel Hupfeld has been appointed the new Chief of Air Force, while Major General Greg Bilton will be the ADF’s new Chief of Joint Operations.
RAAF Exercise Diamond Shield is currently being held off Australia’s east coast with United States Air Force F-16s participating as aggressors.
This Australian Aviation feature from January-February 2017 looks at the arrival of the first RAAF Boeing P-8A Poseidon in November 2016.
The Australian Defence Force will acquire four modified Gulfstream G550 business jets to strengthen the country’s electronic warfare capabilities.