A Combat Controller from No. 4 Squadron prepares for a training mission at the Delamere Range Facility in the Northern Territory during Exercise Pitch Black 2014.
Exercise Pitch Black is the Air Force’s largest and most complex air exercise, traditionally held in the Northern Territory every two years. Exercise Pitch Black is being conducted from RAAF Bases Darwin and Tindal 1-22 August 2014, featuring participants from Australia, the United States, New Zealand, Singapore, Thailand, United Arab Emirates and French Air Force (New Caledonia) who will cooperate for Offensive Counter Air (OCA) and Defensive Counter Air (DCA) missions.
Australian Army soldier Corporal Robert Cooper from 7th Battalion, Royal Australian Regiment, in front of a Bushmaster protected-mobility vehicle during Exercise Razorback Storm-Black at Cultana training area, South Australia, in November 2014.