Combat Controllers from No. 4 Squadron RAAF Base Williamtown, receive a brief prior to departing on a No. 37 Squadron C-130J Hercules for the Delamere Range Facility to conduct a training mission during Exercise Pitch Black 2014. CPL David Gibbs Copyright © Commonwealth of Australia, Department of Defence
Seventh RAAF C-17 delivered
A41-213 arrives at Amberley. (Defence) The seventh Boeing C-17A Globemaster for the RAAF arrived on delivery at Amberley 29 July 2015. Australia’s acquisition of two additional C-17s, taking the fleet to eight, was confirmed in April, and A41-213’s arrival at RAAF Base Amberley marks the fastest delivery of an Australian C-17, Defence Minister Kevin Andrews said in statement. The eighth aircraft is due to be delivered by the end of the year.