The Beech 200 Kingair has long been the work horse of the RFDS in Australia. Now in the twilight of its career as the Pilatus PC12 has now become the backbone for aeromedical duties.
Late afternoon arrival after a thunderstorm. The Airvan is king at Gove.
Oakey Army Aviation Fly In 2011.
The Cessna 182RG is quite popular with about 80 currently on the register.
Fire bombing mission departure. Through the summer months a number of Air Tractor fire bombers are based at Jandakot to assist with bush fire control around Perth
This aircraft is normally based in Alice Springs. Manufactured in 1995 for the RFDS. The Central Operations Section now operates 11 PC12's also based at Port Agusta and Adelaide.
Crossing the rainbow.
De Haviland's Gypsy Major engine. This unit was actually manufactured by General Motors Holden during WWII.