E-7A Wedgetail’s contribution to OP OKRA

08/31/2015
08/31/2015: The Australian Air Task Group E-7A Wedgetail aircraft and personnel deliver airborne early warning and control support to Coalition aircraft operating in Iraq and Syria as part of the US-led Coalition air campaign. The single goal of the air campaign is to disrupt and degrade Da’esh’s operations, while the…

75th Squadron RAAF in Support of Operation OKRA

06/21/2015
06/21/2015: Australia’s Air Task Group (ATG) as part of Operation OKRA comprises six RAAF F/A-18 Hornet aircraft, an E-7A Wedgetail Airborne Early Warning and Control aircraft and a  KC-30A Multi-Role Tanker Transport aircraft. Nearly 400 personnel have deployed to the Middle East as part of, or in direct support of…

Wedgetail Aircraft Achieves Final Operational Capability

06/15/2015
06/15/2015:Australia now has the most advanced air battle space management capability in the world, with the Royal Australian Air Force’s E-7A Wedgetail aircraft achieving Final Operational Capability. The fleet of six Wedgetail aircraft reached the milestone this month with the entire capability, from physical aircraft to logistics, management, sustainment, facilities…

RAAF and Exercise Red Flag

06/28/2012
06/28/2012: Royal Australian Air Force C-130 H model is being prepared for liftoff, June 11, 2012. The C-130H is is participating in that day's Red Flag exercise. [slidepress gallery='raaf-and-exercise-red-flag'] Credit:Airman 1stClass Omari Bernard:6/11/12   In the second photo, Royal Australian Air Force Warrant Officer Rick Smith looks through the sky…