HARS is pleased to announce that as of the 21st January 2017 an exclusive 747 cockpit experience will be available on our 747-438, VH-OJA. OJA holds the record as the first and only passenger aircraft to fly from London to Sydney non stop. Tours will be conducted by a 747 […]
Wings Over Illawarra (6th & 7th May) is just a few months away. Many exciting displays have already been secured. Tickets for WoI2017 are now on sale. To buy tickets, and to get further information go to here.
On 27 November two HARS aircraft, the PBY-6A Catalina and P2V-7 Neptune, were present at RAAF Edinburgh to participate in celebrations to mark the arrival of the first Boeing P-8A Poseidon maritime patrol aircraft that will replace the ageing Orion fleet. HARS was invited to participate because, with our two […]
Sunday 21 August was a very important day for the HARS Aviation Museum and Australian aviation heritage with the arrival at Illawarra Regional Airport of the latest HARS acquisition, ex-Rovos Rail, Convair CV-440, ZS-ARV. The aircraft’s ferry flight commenced at Wonderboom, South Africa on 9 August 2016. As well as […]
Thursday 18th August 2016 is the 50th anniversary of the Battle of Long Tan, a significant battle involving Australian military personnel during the Vietnam War. HARS supported the anniversary celebrations with aircraft flypasts. On Sunday 14th August a HARS Caribou flew over the Vietnam memorial on Flagstaff Hill in Wollongong. […]