The first five of 24 Boeing F/A-18F Super Hornets for the Royal Australian Air Force have arrived in Australia at its largest air force base, Amberley in Queensland. The F/A-18Fs are Canberra’s first new combat aircraft in 25 years.
More here, including an update on Boeing’s efforts to sell the Super Hornet to other countries.
Here’s my video of the Super Hornets’ fly over at Amberley yesterday. Short but sweet (and loud).