It touched down from Townsville having earlier departed RAAF Base Amberley.
After a short time on the ground, A39-005 departed Rockhampton Airport and returned to Amberley.
Of interest, the RAAF currently has seven KC-30A MRTT aircraft are flown by 33 Squadron based at RAAF Base Amberley. The Squadron is responsible for aerial refuelling and long-range passenger transport and is controlled by No. 86 Wing, which is part of Air Mobility Group.
Sincere thanks to local plane spotter 'IAD' and local photographer Russell P for taking the time to capture and send through these great photos!
Photos taken by 'IAD' and Russell Prothero ©