When Pigs Could Fly

The F-111, beloved by pilots in America and Australia, takes to the air for the last time

(John Freedman)

Final Positions

(John Freedman)

One by one the F-111s taxied to their final positions on December 3 and were directed to shut down. This Pig, A8-109, was the last one. At 1:35 in the afternoon, the air around Amberley became quiet, never again to vibrate with the roar of the Pig.


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