USN and USMC C-130 Photos

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    U.S. Rep. Kay Granger stands before the newest addition to the USMCs Reserve aviation fleet, the KC-130J, during a ceremony at NAS Fort Worth JRB on March 18. [USMC photo by Cpl. Kirstin Rodgers]
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    US Navy tested the feasibility of operating a C-130 tanker off the deck of an aircraft carrier as a way to deliver oversize payloads such as a J79 jet engine. Here you see KC-130 #149798 on the deck of CV-59 the USS Forrestal. [Lockheed photo]
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    The fifth KC-130F Hercules tanker built seen during refueling operations with a pair of Marine Corps CH-53 Sea Stallion helicopters each with a sling-loaded LAV-25 armored vehicle. This aircraft (Bureau Number 148248) entered service in 1961 and was assigned to Marine Aerial Refueler Transport Squadron 252 (VMGR-252) at MCAS Cherry Point, North Carolina. [Lockheed photo]
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    USMC C-130J #166511 on September 17, 2007 flying along with two MV-22B Osprey. [Lockheed photo]
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    USN C-130T #164997 from VR-53 is seen launching from Nellis AFB on June 17, 2009. [Photo by Bruce Smith]
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    USN C-130T #164998 from VR-53 is seen launching from Nellis AFB on December 11, 2008. [Photo by Bruce Smith]
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    USN C-130T #164993 from VR-64 is seen launching from Nellis AFB on December 11, 2008. [Photo by Bruce Smith]
  • BD 164996 2010-12-08
    USN C-130T #164996 from VR-64 is seen launching from Nellis AFB on December 8, 2010. [Photo by Bruce Smith]
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    USN KC-130J #166472 from VMGR-252 is seen launching from Nellis AFB on July 10, 2010. [Photo by Bruce Smith]
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    USMC KC-130T #164999 from VMGR-234 seen departing from Nellis AFB on September 16, 2009. [Photo by Bruce Smith]
  • QH 163022 2008-01-18
    USMC KC-130T #163022 from VMGR-234 recovering to Nellis AFB on January 18, 2008. [Photo by Bruce Smith]
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    USMC KC-130T #162786 from VMGR-234 recovering to Nellis AFB on March 25, 2010. [Photo by Bruce Smith]