Air Force flypasts on Anzac Day

As part of Anzac Day commemorations for 2012, the Royal New Zealand Air Force will engage in a series of flypasts around New Zealand, weather permitting.


Iroquois will carry out flypasts in the lower North Island as follows:

5:50 am Bulls RSA

6:00 am Palmerston North Cenotaph

6:15 am Foxton

6:25 am Otaki

6:50 am Feilding


Seasprite flypast over St Heliers, Auckland at 10:40 am


Hercules flypasts in the Auckland region as follows:

6:35 am Waikumete Cemetery Commemoration Service

6:37am Auckland War Memorial


Boeing 757 flypast over Christchurch at 7:07 am.


King Air flypasts in the Southern region as follows:

7:10 am Invercargill

7:20 am Gore

7:42 am Dunedin

10:00 am Methven

11:00 am Blenheim

11:15 am Nelson



For more information please contact the Defence Communication Group’s Senior Communications and Media Advisor (Air), Squadron Leader Lyn Coromandel, on 04 496 0738, or 021 420 899.

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This page was last reviewed on 23 April 2012.