A counter-terrorism drill will be held at Sunshine Coast Airport today.
A counter-terrorism drill will be held at Sunshine Coast Airport today. Warren Lynam

Counter-terrorism exercise planned for airport today

SUNSHINE Coast Airport will host a counter-terrorism exercise today.

Operation Duplo Gamma will run today from 10am to 3.30pm.

The Queensland Police Security Exercise will involve a number of emergency service agencies and will test agency communication and response capabilities.

On Facebook, Sunshine Coast Council said: "Residents shouldn't be alarmed by the amount of emergency vehicle activity around the airport throughout the day."

The exercise scenario area won't affect normal airport operations.


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