australia RAAF Townsville

Townsville, Queensland

2.4210 Garbutt Annex, Queensland
8.6187YXTL Townsville Hospital, Queensland
73.9336YOPH Orpheus Island Seaplane Base, Queensland
232.5127YBPN Proserpine, Queensland
259.6118YBHM Hamilton Island, Queensland
277.2337 HMAS Cairns, Queensland

1938 to present

19 14 37 secs S - 146 46 17 secs E
3nm W of Townsville
Elevation: 18 feet

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Units Login to Edit

YearsRotary Wing Aircraft Unitbold : Current Model
normal: Unit no longer at this base
1987/now5th Aviation RegimentCH-47F Chinook 2015/now
MRH90 Taipan 2009/now
CH-47D Chinook 1995/16
S-70A-9 Black Hawk 1989/now
? to ?Queensland Government Air412 2007/now
AW139 ? to ?

News about this location :

First Two CH-47F Chinooks to Australian Army, 05-May-15 : Australian Army accepts into service the first two of seven CH-47F Chinook ‘Foxtrot’ helicopters during a ceremony at RAAF Townsville

Second Australian Army MRH90 Simulator Ready, 05-Nov-14 : Australian Defence Forces accepted their second MRH90 helicopter full-flight and mission simulator located at Royal Australian Air Force Base Townsville in Queensland.

Events Login to Edit

By Date | By Serial

1988-sep Royal Australian Air ForceS-70A-9 Black HawkA25-105
2009-sep-26 412HPVH-ESD
2009-sep-27 CH-47D ChinookA15-104
2009-sep-27 S-76AVH-LHN
2009-sep-27 UH-1B IroquoisVH-THY
2010-oct-04 S-70A-9 Black HawkA25-114
2010-oct-05 EC135P1VH-WKJ
2010-oct-09 AW139VH-ESJ
2010-dec-09 S-70A-9 Black HawkA25-104
2011-apr-12 S-70A-9 Black HawkA25-224
2012-aug-06 EC130B4VH-NXX
2015-mar-28 412HPVH-ESD
2015-apr-01 412HPVH-ESD
2015-apr-07 412EPVH-ESB
2015-may-11 407VH-VHU
2016-jan-21 Australia Air Ambulances412HPVH-ESD
2016-jan-22 407VH-VHU
2016-mar-07 H130 / EC130T2VH-ZVY
2016-jul-06 AW139ZK-IHP

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