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American military aircraft drops arms and aid to Kurds battling IS

American military aircraft have dropped weapons, ammunition and medical supplies to Kurdish fighters battling Islamic State (IS) militants in the key Syrian town of Kobane. 131 more words

News

Lockheed C-130 Hercules- Blue Angels

@ San Francisco, CA

October 2014

The Blue Angels beloved support aircraft “Fat Albert” makes a pass along the spectator line during the rehearsal airshow conducted the Friday before the weekend show.  8 more words

Triumphant return of Blue Angels to Miramar Air Show

MARINE CORPS AIR STATION MIRAMAR, California — A Blue Angels’ formation of F/A-18 Hornets buzzes through the air as they make their return to the world’s largest military air show. 483 more words

Military Aviation

Off Again...

Hey Y’all,

I am very tempted to opine about all the missteps made by those that we entrust to keep us safe in the world. Just to think that those at the highest levels of the Government and Intelligence community failed to take the threat posed by ISIL seriously. 2,076 more words

Military

Marshall Aerospace and Defence Group Canada to help support RCAF C-130s

Marshall Aerospace and Defence Group Canada has been subcontracted by Cascade Aerospace in relation to the Royal Canadian Air Force’s (RCAF’s) CC130 Avionics Optimised Weapons System Management (AVS OWSM) program, the firm noted in a news release. 255 more words

Defence Watch

107th Airlift Wing Conducts Final Flight in C-130

NIAGARA FALLS AIR RESERVE STATION, N.Y. — Aircrews from the 107th Airlift Wing flew their final C-130 flight and were greeted with a water salute here Thursday. 712 more words

Military Aviation

C-130 Flight.

Some time ago, I had an opportunity to climb aboard a C-13o for a publicity flight.  I had just moved to Florida, and the Reserve was offering to take civies such as myself up.  210 more words

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