WWI Sopwith 7F.1 Snipe replica built by The Vintage Aviator Ltd, in Australia, at Australian International Air Show 2013, in formation with pair of de Havilland Tiger Moth trainers in RAAF WWII colours.
Royal Australian Air Force personnel have commenced training on the C-27J Spartan Battlefield Airlifter in the United States after the the first two aircraft were transferred to the Australian register. Air Force Director General Capability Planning Air Commodore Mike Kitcher said the first Spartans were expected in Australia by mid-2015. “A total of 10 aircraft will be delivered over the next two years, operated by No. 35 Squadron initially from RAAF Base Richmond,” AIRCDRE Kitcher said.