COVID-19 has impacted many exercises for the ADF and for Chaplain Stuart Asquith on Exercise Cope North it was no different.
Australia, Japan and the United States combine for Exercise Cope North at Andersen Air Force Base in Guam.
Members of the RAAF have returned to Australia after completing the first air combat exercise on Japanese soil.
Australian and Japanese fighter pilots swapped aircraft during an important exercise in Japan.
Preparing a fighter jet for one of the Japanese air force’s top officers was a memorable day for Leading Aircraftman Nick Brown.
Japan and Australia’s defence cooperation was evident when the Chief of Air Force took to the air in a Japanese fighter jet.
The Chief of Air Force greeted participants of Exercise Bushido Guardian 2019 with a confident “konnichiwa” in Japan.