Following on from a successful promotion earlier this year at the Centenary of Military Aviation Airshow, the Australian Air League is looking to open a new Squadron at Point Cook, 25 km south west of Melbourne and close to RAAF Point Cook, the birthplace of the RAAF.
The motoring world was saddened to learn of the passing last month of three-time Forumla One world champion Sir Jack Brabham, aged 88. Much has been written of his motor racing accomplishments, including 13 pole positions, 13 Grand Prix victories and three Formula One world championships - in 1959, 1960 and 1966. Sir Jack was the only Formula One driver to have won a championship in a car of he built himself.
For the first time, the Council of the Australian Air League will provide uniformed members travelling more than 500km to the AAL Review a subsidy to assist the attending the Australian Air League Review, to be held in Canberra this October.