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Centenary of the Royal Australian Air Force

Royal Australian Air Force Super Hornet Weapons System Officer, Flight Lieutenant Zalie (left) and Pilot, Flying Officer Sophie, alongside a No. 1 Squadron F/A-18F Super Hornet at RAAF Base Amberley, Queensland. *** Local Caption *** An all-female crew from No 1 Squadron based at RAAF Base Amberley flew an F/A-18F Super Hornet to mark International Women’s Day on Monday March 8, 2021. International Women’s Day (IWD) is celebrated annually in March. This year, Defence will align its celebrations for IWD with the 2021 United Nations Women Australia theme, Women in Leadership: Achieving an equal future in a COVID-19 world. The tremendous efforts by women and girls around the world in shaping a more equal future are recognised through this theme.

Centenary of the Royal Australian Air Force

31 March 2021

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