RAAF Aircraft arrive for the Centenary of Military Aviation Air Show

Air Force is proud to host the Centenary of Military Aviation Air Show at RAAF Williams – Point Cook, commemorating 100 years of military aviation in Australia. The event features air and ground displays highlighting the significant advances in military aircraft over the past 100 years and is showcasing the professionalism and capabilities of today’s Air Force. The Air Show commemorates a significant moment in Australia’s military aviation history when Lieutenant Eric Harrison, an aviation instructor with the Central Flying School, made Australia’s first military flight taking off from RAAF Williams – Point Cook in a Bristol Boxkite on 1 March 1914. RAAF Williams – Point Cook is the birth place of military aviation in Australia and the oldest continually operating military airfield in the world.

Terry Turner

Terry Turner is Senior Editor for Defence.com.au and Editor in Chief for the entire stable of CYBER PRESS magazines.CYBER PRESS is an Australian media business specialising in multi-channel broad audience online digital publishing. Our company is the evolution of Eco Magazines, Australia's premiere dedicated online publisher of full-format digital magazines. Put simply, we specialise, where many merely dabble.

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