Amberley RAAF gets $117mil Super Hornet upgrade

Posted on 28/10/2008  

The Federal Government has committed $117 million to upgrade airfields and infrastructure at the RAAF Amberley base near Ipswich, to make way for the 24 new Super Hornet aircraft. The Ipswich Council has welcomed the investment and the benefits it will bring to the local community. Local residents were invited to comment on the proposed plans for the site in August. The first of the Super Hornets are expected to arrive at Amberley in March 2010.

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