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Air forces share skills during exercise
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Air forces share skills during exercise

This year’s Exercise Havoc Strike, 4 Squadron’s premier Close Air Support exercise, included the participation of members from the Philippine Air Force (PAF). The bilateral exercise was conducted in locations around the Hunter Region and RAAF Base Williamtown. Designed to expose the PAF members to Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) training systems and air-land integration procedures, the exercise provided an important training opportunity by demonstrating how RAAF employs both aircrew and Joint Terminal Attack Controllers. Flight Commander 4 Squadron, Squadron Leader J, described the involvement of PAF personnel in Havoc Strike. “The PAF sent six Combat Air Controllers to participate in the exercise which provided an opportunity to impact their training directly through a train-the-trai...