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1

Combat aircraft


Lockheed Martin F-35A Lightning II
Boeing F/A-18F Super Hornet
McDonnell Douglas/GAF F/A-18A and F/A-18B Hornet

2

Patrol aircraft

Lockheed AP-3C Orion maritime patrol aircraft
Boeing P-8A Poseidon maritime patrol aircraft

3

Airborne Early Warning and Control (AEW&C)
Electronic Warfare (EW)

Boeing E-7A Wedgetail Airborne Early Warning & Control aircraft
Boeing EA-18G Growler Electronic Warfare aircraft
MC-55A Peregrine Intelligence, Surveillance, Reconnaissance and Electronic Warfare (ISREW) aircraft

4

Transport Aircraft

Alenia C-27J Spartan battlefield airlifter
Lockheed C-130J Hercules medium transport
Boeing C-17 Globemaster heavy transport
Airbus KC-30A Multi-Role Tanker Transport
Boeing BBJ (Boeing Business Jet) VIP transport
Bombardier Challenger 604 VIP transport
Dassault Falcon 7X VIP transport
Beechcraft King Air 350 light transport

5

Helicopters

AgustaWestland AW139 SAR / utility helicopter (civilian contracted)

6

Training aircraft

Pilatus PC-21 (also FAC)
BAe Hawk 127 lead-in fighter trainer
Beechcraft King Air 350 navigation & specialised trainer

7

Remotely Piloted

MQ-9 Reaper
MQ-4C Triton

8

What is replacing what

F-35A Lightning II ---> F/A 18F, F/A 18A & F/A 18B
PC-21 ---> PC-9
P-8 Poseidon ---> AP-3C Orion
Reaper and Triton new capabilities

9

Values

Respect
Excellence
Agility
Dedication
Integrity
Teamwork