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With last American Soldier boarding a C-17 Afghanistan Withdrawal is Officially Complete after 20 Years of War
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With last American Soldier boarding a C-17 Afghanistan Withdrawal is Officially Complete after 20 Years of War
‘We took off with 270 children, and we landed with 271.’ C-17 crew helped to deliver a baby aboard a Globemaster III carrying Afghans evacuated from Kabul
Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
‘We took off with 270 children, and we landed with 271.’ C-17 crew helped to deliver a baby aboard a Globemaster III carrying Afghans evacuated from Kabul
A skinny person can find some space inside the wheel well of a C-17 cargo aircraft but would die within minutes from takeoff. Here’s why.
Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
A skinny person can find some space inside the wheel well of a C-17 cargo aircraft but would die within minutes from takeoff. Here’s why.
Correction: USAF C-17 Reach 871 safely evacuated 823 (not “only” 640) Afghan citizens from Kabul. 183 children were also aboard.
Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
Correction: USAF C-17 Reach 871 safely evacuated 823 (not “only” 640) Afghan citizens from Kabul. 183 children were also aboard.
A detailed analysis of the ongoing Kabul evacuation: the aircraft involved, those that have been abandoned and the US Navy F/A-18E/Fs flying top cover (via Pakistan)
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A detailed analysis of the ongoing Kabul evacuation: the aircraft involved, those that have been abandoned and the US Navy F/A-18E/Fs flying top cover (via Pakistan)
USAF investigating Afghan deaths, human remains discovered in wheel well of C-17 that took off from Kabul
Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
USAF investigating Afghan deaths, human remains discovered in wheel well of C-17 that took off from Kabul
More details about Reach 871, the USAF C-17 that safely evacuated 640 Afghans fleeing from Taliban
Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
More details about Reach 871, the USAF C-17 that safely evacuated 640 Afghans fleeing from Taliban
Former USAF C-17 pilot and now airline pilot explains why converting from the Globemaster III to the Boeing 737 Net Gen is like going back in time 3 decades
Civil Aviation / Military Aviation
Former USAF C-17 pilot and now airline pilot explains why converting from the Globemaster III to the Boeing 737 Next Gen is like going back in time 3 decades
Two all-female crews piloted a two-ship C-17 formation to conduct an airdrop with 80 female 82nd Airborne Division paratroopers for Women’s History Month
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Two all-female crews piloted a two-ship C-17 formation to conduct an airdrop with 80 female 82nd Airborne Division paratroopers for Women’s History Month
The RAF could soon retire the C-130J and replacing it with the A400M - A move that would put SAS soldiers at risk
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The RAF could soon retire the C-130J and replacing it with the A400M – A move that would put SAS soldiers at risk
USAF to modernize Wake Island Airfield for Pacific Operations
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USAF to modernize Wake Island Airfield for Pacific Operations
US Vice President used a C-17 as Air Force Two after C-32 suffered a bird strike
Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
US Vice President used a C-17 as Air Force Two after C-32 suffered a bird strike
Former C-17 Instructor Explains What Happens if the Aircraft Thrust Reversers are accidentally Deployed during Aerial Refueling
Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
Former C-17 Instructor Explains What Happens if the Aircraft Thrust Reversers are accidentally Deployed during Aerial Refueling
The Sad Story Sitka 43, the C-17 that Crashed at JBER while practicing for an Upcoming Air Show
Airshows / Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
The Sad Story of Sitka 43, the C-17 that Crashed at JBER while practicing for an Upcoming Air Show
First Elephant Walk for RAAF KC-30A Multi-Role Tanker Transport aircraft
Military Aviation
First Elephant Walk for RAAF KC-30A Multi-Role Tanker Transport aircraft
Impressive Video Shows USAF Heavies (C-17, C-5 and B-52) Taking Off on A Foggy Day at RAF Fairford
Military Aviation
Impressive Video Shows USAF Heavies (C-17, C-5 and B-52) Taking Off on A Foggy Day at RAF Fairford
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