Classic Hornet flypast marks change of command at Glenbrook RAAF Base

A Change of Command Ceremony featuring a flypast by four F/A-18 Classic Hornets was held Glenbrook RAAF Base on Friday, July 12.

The ceremony marked the transfer of authority from Air Vice Marshal Steven Roberton, DSC, AM to Air Vice Marshal Joe Iervasi AM.

In keeping with past traditions, a tree planting ceremony was held in the grounds of RAAF Base Glenbrook and the event was marked with an F/A-18 Classic Hornet formation flypast.

The four aircraft from RAAF Base Williamtown conducted two low-level passes and bomb-bursts at 10.02am and 10.25am.