Author Topic: RAAF Project Wairi  (Read 3401 times)

Offline Volkodav

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Re: RAAF Project Wairi
« Reply #15 on: May 10, 2014, 06:41:22 PM »
I know the RAAF were using Orions in some secret squirrel stuff over there but I a surprised the ADF never acquired a suitable small of medium platform for the role in Iraq and Afghanistan, the Army (then RAAF) Kingairs were crying out for it.

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Re: RAAF Project Wairi
« Reply #16 on: May 11, 2014, 02:54:56 AM »
To a degree, the RAAF did acquire a surveillance capability for use in Afghanistan:



Re the Orions…you know nothing and heard nothing…

A RAAF RC-12 could be an interesting build:

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Offline Gingie

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Re: RAAF Project Wairi
« Reply #17 on: April 07, 2016, 11:11:39 PM »

Re the Orions…you know nothing and heard nothing…


 :D There used to be a couple of them on the ramp in Google Sat View, but its been updated and they are no longer there. A few hercs, a trainer, and maybe a military 737?

https://www.google.ca/maps/place/Dubai+-+United+Arab+Emirates/@25.0239324,55.3693959,19z/data=!3m1!1e3!4m2!3m1!1s0x3e5f43496ad9c645:0x74ced0bf2b0029e9