Thursday, February 4, 2021

Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) Boeing C-17A Globemaster III A41-210 Completes a Missed Approaches at Rockhampton and Mackay Airports as "Stallion 22"

On Thursday 4 February, Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) Boeing C-17A Globemaster III A41-210 was spotted completing a missed approach at Rockhampton Airport.








A41-210 looked to depart RAAF Base Amberley flew straight up to Rocky. After completing the missed approach, the C-17 then continued up To complete missed approaches at Mackay and Townsville Airports before it then returned to Amberley.

A41-210 was heard to be using the radio callsign of "Stallion 22”.

Meanwhile, also on Thursday 4 February, RAAF Alenia C-27J Spartan transport aircraft A34-003 "Wallaby 16" was noted visiting Bundaberg Airport on what has been reported to be a training flight.

It arrived from and later departed back to Amberley.

Sincere thanks to local plane spotter Scott H for taking the time to capture and send through these great photos!

All photos taken by Scott Harris  ©️

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