For rescue missions, where you go more than 150 miles offshore Alaska, Brad (@carperbadventures) says the US Coast Guard (@uscg) would deploy a helicopter and this C-130 Hercules Beast with pallets of air-droppable gear that would blow your mind! The C-130 Is always there to the rescue.
Do you know the country that uses this C-130 Hercules in their Air Force? The Lockheed C-130 family of aircraft has been in service for over six decades and has earned a reputation around the world as one of the greatest military aircraft ever produced.
The U.S. Air Force Has Deployed One Of Its EC-130H Compass Call Electronic Warfare Aircraft To South Korea
The EC-130H Compass Call is a modified Hercules tasked with various types of signals surveillance, interdiction, and disruption. According to the U.S. Air Force official fact sheets: “The Compass Call system employs offensive counter-information and electronic attack (or EA) capabilities in support of U.S. and Coalition tactical air, surface, and special operations forces.
Miguel sent us these amazing pictures of the Fuerza Aérea De Chile's (Chilean Air Force) C-130 Hercules. The livery & the 54H60 props look like they are in pristine condition! What is the #1 reason it's vital an aircraft is clean?
Airmen with the 145th Airlift Wing bid farewell to the North Carolina National Guard’s last C-130 as it leaves Charlotte on Dec. 18. The wing will transition to the larger C-17 aircraft in the coming months. [North Carolina National Guard Sgt. Odaliska Almonte/Contributed]
Diving with the mighty C-130 Hercules. Who would love to go on this diving adventure? We sure would. Happy Friday everyone. Enjoy!
One of the Bangladesh Air Force's (@bdairforce) C-130 Hercules was grounded for lack of spare parts, but recently it has been repaired in and has started flying again! Those 54H60 Propellers look clean as does the livery! Congrats to the Bangladesh Air Force on getting their Herc back up in the air, as now all of their C-130s are active again.
A striking picture by @milda_photo of a Military Transport C-130 Hercules. Do you know what military owns & operates this C-130?
What does C&S Propeller do? We're glad you asked. For nearly 5 decades C&S propeller has provided operators of the 54H60 propeller system the highest level of technical knowledge along with unmatched quality in the maintenance, repair, and overhaul of their propeller systems. 📷: @mizuki46
Army paratroopers exit from a C-130 Hercules aircraft during an airborne operation for the 18th Annual Randy Oler Memorial Operation Toy Drop over Sicily drop zone on Fort Bragg, N.C., Dec. 4, 2015. The paratroopers are assigned to the Airborne Division.
An extreme C-130 Hercules low pass. Checking the LZ for obstacles at Schoonover LZ, CA after an airdrop on the drop zone. Do you have any C-130 low pass stories?
It's a new year and we're excited to continue our Maintenance, Repair, and Overhaul work on the 54H60 Propeller for the C-130 Hercules & the L100 Commercial C-130 Variant. If you're looking for the world-class leader for your C-130 Herc props, call C&S Propeller. Photo by @randymaguindadelacruz
Happy New Year from C&S Propeller! We look forward to sharing more images & content around the C-130 Hercules with the 54H60 Propeller! What are you looking forward to in 2018?
An amazing shot of Fat Albert with a great top view shot by @pasley_photo via @instaaviation. What specific C-130 Hercules is your all-time favorite?
@florensj Shares her picture in front of the massive C-130 Hercules. Do you know what Air Force this C-130 Hercules belongs to? We also couldn't help but notice those powerful 54H60 Props!
Our customer, Coulson Aviation, for whom we provide Maintenance, Overhaul, and Repair services for their 54H60, drops fire retardant from a C-130 Hercules on a fire in California from August of this year.