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Wave goodbye – Hercules over Sydney

As the Royal Australian Air Force prepares to say goodbye to its H-model Lockheed Martin C-130 Hercules at the end of the month, a specially liveried aircraft has embarked on a tour of the nation, here pictured on a flight over Sydney. The variant has been in-service with the RAAF for 34 years. And yes, that’s the […]

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Is it a bird?

Colombian Air Force eagle livery at the Farnborough Air Show

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A flock? A gaggle? Or an accident waiting to happen?

Taken from the US Air Force site is this cracking picture of too many aircraft all trying to occupy the same space. It was shot at the 2012 Kaneohe Bay Air Show on Marine Corps Air Station, Kaneohe Bay, Hawaii last month and shows a US Air Force Lockheed Martin C-130, a pair of Sikorsky […]

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C-130s in flight around Mt Fuji

Following on from the recent image of a five-ship flight of Airbus Military A400Ms, how about this effort from the US Air Force? It shows a formation of Lockheed Martin C-130s as they return from the Samurai Surge training mission near Mount Fuji, Japan on 5 June. Credit: US Air Force

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F-35B and Blue Angels C-130

This little gem from Lockheed Martin shows an F-35B parked at Naval Air Station Fort Worth Joint Reserve Base with a C-130 of the US Navy’s Blue Angels coming in to land in the background. The C-130 crew came to Forth Worth to collect Lockheed Martin’s donation of toys for the Marine Corps’ Toys for […]

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Lockheed foresees long, rich futures for C-130J, F-16

Lockheed Martin has updated plans for rapidly escalating C-130J Hercules production output, while F-16 deliveries are set to contract for two years before possibly doubling again after 2012. Chief financial officer Bruce Tanner, discussing third-quarterearnings on 20 October, revealed that C-130J deliveries will grow from12 aircraft in 2008 to 16 this year and 26 next year. Read […]

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Lockheed C-130 Hercules

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Lockheed Martin C-130 Hercules

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