Friday, June 16, 2017

Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) Boeing C-17A Globemaster III A41-210 Touches Down at Rockhampton Airport

The other Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) transport aircraft to grace the skies over Rocky on Friday 16 June was Boeing C-17A Globemaster III A41-210.  It looked to complete some airwork overhead before it actually landed at Rockhampton Airport for a brief period of time.

It appears that the massive C-17 - which was flying as "Stallion 53" - departed RAAF Base Amberley for the North-West and completed airwork to the West of Rocky before landing on Runway 15 at Rockhampton Airport.

After looking to complete a crew change, A41-210 departed Rocky for Townsville.

Sincere thanks once again to local plane spotter 'IAD' for taking the time to capture and send through these great photos!

All photos taken by 'IAD'  ©

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