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C-17 reflects, contemplates the meaning of existence

Well, possibly, it could just be parked somewhere very scenic. So, according to the blurb on the US Air Force website the Boeing C-17 is on the runway at Pago Pago International airport in American Samoa. The puddle in the foreground is as a result of Tropical Cyclone Evan. US Air Force

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Boeing C-17 provides Thanksgiving fireworks

OK, it’s not really a pyrotechnic display to celebrate the over-consumption of turkey and pumpkin pie. In fact, according to the caption on the pic, it’s a C-17 Globemaster III performing evasive counter measures by launching flares during a Mobility Air Forces Exercise earlier this month in Nevada. It sure is purty though. Credit: US […]

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Boeing Delivers 12-Nation Strategic Airlift C-17

Today’s image of the day comes via a Boeing press release: LONG BEACH, Calif., July 14, 2009 – The Boeing Company [NYSE: BA] today delivered the first Strategic Airlift Capability (SAC) C-17 Globemaster III during a ceremony at its final assembly facility in Long Beach, paving the way for the advanced airlifter’s historic arrival at […]

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Pic of the week (18 May) RAF C-17

AirSpace user Berniec added this action shot of an RAF Boeing C-17 Globemaster which will also appear in tomorrow’s edition of Flight International. Berniec’s gallery of images More AirSpace images

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Pic of the week (18 May) RAF C-17

AirSpace user Berniec added this action shot of an RAF Boeing C-17 Globemaster which will also appear in tomorrow’s edition of Flight International. Berniec’s gallery of images More AirSpace images

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RAF fleet of six C-17s reaches 50,000h milestone

The UK Royal Air Force’s fleet of six Boeing C-17 airlifters, based at RAF Brize Norton in Oxfordshire, has reached the 50,000 flight hour milestone after eight years in service. Continue reading and see Max Kingsley Jones’ video… Related articles PICTURES: UK receives fifth C-17, as RAF fleet passes 40,000 flight hours France confirms interest […]

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“Smoke Angel”

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Transporting a Sea King MK4

RAF C-17 unloading a Royal Naval Sea King MK4 C-17 Sea King MK4

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Boeing C-17 Globemaster II

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Boeing C-17 Globemaster II

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