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Welcome to the Australian Aviation Club website.   The aim of the Club is to provide a meeting place and a social club for people interested in both civil and military aviation and to promote understanding between persons engaged or previously engaged in the business of aviation.

New members are always very welcome.   Nominations for membership can be made in writing and submitted by post to the Secretary via the addresses shown on the AAC Membership application form.

Australian Aviation Club members and their invited guests meet on the last Thursday of each month from February to October for a luncheon meeting at the National Press Club of Australia, located in Barton, Australian Capital Territory.   The luncheon charge is $50 per person.

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2022 program

The Australian Aviation Club’s 2022 lunches will be held on the last Thursday of each month as follows:

30 June.   Air Commodore Joe Medved, Director-General Defence Aviation Safety Authority – Civilian and ADF maintainers in Defence Aviation – A Regulator’s view    Members are invited to nominate in accordance with the details contained in the June flyer.

28 July.   Wing Commander Mathew Shelley, Officer-In-Charge RAAF Museum – Australia’s Air Force Museum – A new vision for RAAF Museum

25 August.   Group Captain Paul Carpenter, CSM, Officer Commanding No 92 Wing – Rim of the Pacific Exercise (RIMPAC) 22

29 September.   Dr Reece Clothier, President, Australian Association for Uncrewed Systems – The Emerging Aviation Sector – Challenges and Opportunities

27 October.   Air Vice-Marshal Brian Weston, AM, FRAeS (Ret’d), Club member and former RAAF fighter pilot – RAAF Pilot Training with the RAF, 1966 to 1971