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C-17 climbs out of Nellis

Despite its size, Boeing’s renowned C-17 Globemaster II strategic airlifter displays a suprising degree of agility. This picture was posted by user flyvertosset on our AirSpace gallery and shows the aircraft climbing out of Nellis air base in Nevada. flyvertosset on flightglobal/AirSpace

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C-17 in the mist at McGuire

Pictured is a Boeing C-17 (well, several, but you have to really look) shrouded in mist on the runway at McGuire AFB, New Jersey, last week. The US east coast was deluged by the remnants of Tropical Storm Lee with heavy rainfall and flooding. For those wondering why there’s a P-38 Lightning on the tail, according […]

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USAF signs deals for 15 more C-17s

The US Air Force has signed deals to extend production of its Boeing C-17 and upgraded Lockheed Martin C-5 strategic transports for at least one more year. Continue reading…  

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