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Bullecourt Wind Farms

21 November 2017 Bullecourt Wind Farms Statement from Minister for Defence Personnel and Veterans’ Affairs Dan Tehan on the announcement that a project to build wind farms at the site of the Battle of Bullecourt would not proceed. “What a great reminder that we will never forget,” Mr Tehan said. “This is wonderful news for […]

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Patriot's Pilot for WOW

Patriot’s Pilot for Warbirds Over Wanaka 2018

Wanaka, 20 November 2017 Patriot’s Pilot for WOW 2018 Being selected to fly in the world famous US Air Force Thunderbirds aerobatic team was a ‘dream come true’ for Paul Strickland. Paul, known to friends and colleagues as ‘Sticky’, will be a special guest pilot at next Easter’s 30th Anniversary Warbirds Over Wanaka International Airshow. […]

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RAAF celebrates with Warbirds Over Wanaka

RAAF Celebrates with Warbirds Over Wanaka

Wanaka, 15 November 2017 The Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) has confirmed it will be bringing Hawk Jets and one of the new C-27J Spartan military transport aircraft to next Easter’s 30th Anniversary Warbirds Over Wanaka International Airshow. Chief of the RAAF, Air Marshal Leo Davies, has no doubt that Warbirds Over Wanaka 2018 will […]

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Council opens EOI for Central Coast Airport

Council opens EOI for Central Coast Airport

Central Coast Council is calling for EOI Central Coast Council (CCC) is calling for Expressions of Interest (EOI) from general aviation (GA), aerospace and associated businesses looking for long-term leases or purpose built aviation facilities on airside land at Central Coast Airport. The Airport has flat airside industrial-zoned land with opportunities for general aviation operators, […]

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Airshow 2017 smashes all records

Airshow 2017 Smashes All Records

Airshow 2017 smashes all records. Total attendances over the six days were 210,664, breaking the previous record, set in 2001, by more than 9,000. Total public day attendances were 176,742 and the industry only trade days had 33,922 attendances, again a record. Airshow CEO Ian Honnery said total crowd numbers were up more than 20 percent […]

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Having difficulty finding Aero Australia

Having Difficulty Finding Aero Australia?

Having Difficulty Finding Aero Australia? Many readers have contacted us in the past six months saying they can’t find Aero Australia at their regular newsagent. The distributor for Aero Australia is Integrated Publication Solutions (IPS). IPS has given us a link so you may visit it’s web site, insert your post code and it will […]

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Ten lucky visitors to Warbirds Over Wanaka will have the opportunity to take part in a tandem jump during the aerial display

Skydive During Warbirds Over Wanaka

Opportunity For 10 Visitors To Skydive In Wanaka Aerial Display 9 November 2015 For the first time ever visitors to the Warbirds Over Wanaka International Airshow will have the opportunity to be part of an aerial display. Warbirds Over Wanaka has teamed up with the award-winning Skydive Wanaka who are offering 10 visitors the opportunity to […]

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Stewart Wilson at Temora Aviation Museum

Temora Aviation Museum in rural New South Wales hosts aircraft showcases on the second and fourth Saturdays each month. Stewart Wilson attended the WWII Pacific Theatre aircraft showcase on Saturday 19/9/2015.  It was a beautiful sunny spring day with light winds. The Grumman Avenger, CAC Wirraway, CAC Boomerang, STM Ryan and Supermarine Spitfire flew. Stewart […]

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