C-130 Hercules News
'High Rollers' go all in for busy MAFFS activation
Wildland firefighters rarely find themselves out of the woods.
Hunters fly Hurricanes Florence, Olivia
The Air Force Reserve's 53rd Weather Reconnaissance Squadron is flying missions into Hurricane Florence over the Atlantic Ocean and Hurricane Olivia over the Pacific Ocean this week.
Brazilian C-130 makes belly landing at Anápolis
A Brazilian Air Force (BAP) C-130H #2474 made an emergency belly landing at Air Wing 2 base in Anápolis with 45 crew and passengers on board.
C-130 Fleet Status
C-130 fleet - Sep 25, 2018
Fleet overview:
scrapped: 154
write-off: 343
preserved: 71
stored: 491
instructional: 150
on order: 13
active: 1331
Changes '17/'18:
Fleet adds: 25
Fleet drop: 63
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Quote of the Day
When we walk to the edge of all the light we have and take the step into the darkness of the unknown, we must believe that one of 2 things will happen: there will be something solid for us to stand on, or we will learn to fly.
-- Anonymous
C-130 Hall of Fame
First C-130H
USAF #64-852
HC-130H
First C-130H built was an HC-130H. Ultimately HC-130H 64-14853 was delivered first. What was the first squadron assignment at Edwards AFB?
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Callsign of the day

Callsign "Creeper"

On a mission was caught by his commanding officer stalking the girls of a village in Korea
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