A Royal Australian Air Force C130-J Hercules pilot looks over the runway at Vanuatu’s international airport before delivering emergency relief supplies and Australian Defence Force and Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade personnel on 15 March 2015.
Special Operations MWD Quake. Belgian Shepherd, Born March 9, 2008 Born into the RAAF puppy program and raised and mentored by an Air Force dog handler until 2011. Trialled in early-mid 2011 and posted to the SASR. Deployed to Afghanistan from September to December 2011. Deployed again to Afghanistan in February 2012 and was killed in action on June 25.
If not for a new policy of the Royal Australian Air Force Amberley, this handsome military hero would have been killed after his service to his country. Turk is first RAAF Amberley dog to go home with his handler instead of being killed.
Private Peter McCann of Peterborough, SA, waits at the 1st Australian Task Force (1ATF) as US helicopters prepare to lift troops of 3rd Battalion, The Royal Australian Regiment (3RAR), to the Long Hai Hills, south of Nui Dat. The mission, Operation Pinnaroo, is still in progress. 8th March, 1968.