AC-130U Spooky

AFSOC receives 31st and final AC-130J Ghostrider gunship

AFSOC receives 31st and final AC-130J Ghostrider gunship

AFSOC received its 31st and final AC-130J Ghostrider, completing the command’s transition from the legacy AC-130W, AC-130U and AC-130H fleets.… Read More

1 year ago

AC-130U Gunship Crew receives 14 Medals for 9-hour long CAS Mission over Afghanistan to allow rescue of 15 wounded soldiers

The enemy was not able to get a single shot off at the MEDEVAC helicopters, due to the precise airpower… Read More

4 years ago

Last Armed AC-130U Spooky Gunship Retired to 309 AMARG

AC-130U gunship, tail number 513 was the last Spooky with its guns still installed and one of the very last… Read More

5 years ago

Last Combat Deployment Complete for AC-130U Spooky Gunship

The AC-130U Spooky is being replaced downrange by the AC-130J Ghostrider, the most lethal and innovative gunship in the world.… Read More

5 years ago

USAF retires AC-130U that sank Iraqi patrol boat during Operation Iraqi Freedom

The AC-130U had the honor of being “the first Air Force aircrew and aircraft to sink a maritime combat surface… Read More

6 years ago