Defence helicopter over Redlands

FLYING OVER REDLANDS: An army helicopter on a routine navigational exercise on Wednesday. Photo: Chris Walker

FLYING OVER REDLANDS: An army helicopter on a routine navigational exercise on Wednesday. Photo: Chris Walker

A DEFENCE helicopter flying over the Redlands on Wednesday was doing a routine navigational exercise for a trainee pilot.

A spokesman for the Department of Defence said the helicopter was a MRH90 from Oakey Army Aviation Centre.

“It was a two-person crew of an instructor and a trainee pilot,” he said.

“It was part of their routine navigational training.”

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