cargo plane

Video shows C-130 Hercules “Buddy Start” (engine start utilising the propeller blast of another aircraft to effect engine starting)

Video shows C-130 Hercules “Buddy Start” (engine start utilising the propeller blast of another aircraft to effect engine starting)

The C-130 Hercules The C-130 Hercules primarily performs the tactical portion of the airlift mission. The aircraft is capable of… Read More

3 months ago

Several customers are interested in restarting C-17 Globemaster III production, Boeing says

C-17 Globemaster III production A Boeing senior official recently said that almost half a decade after it delivered its last… Read More

4 months ago

Here’s how the Pilot of This C-130 was able to land Safely with his Flight Engineer Dead, with his Co-Pilot Wounded, with Just One Engine

The C-130 Hercules The US Air Force (USAF) issued its original design specification in 1951, yet the remarkable C-130 remains… Read More

5 months ago

DHC-4 with Controls Locked: video shows Caribou crashing after a Poor Preflight

The Canadian DOT concluded that the control locks were still locked when the DHC-4 Caribou took off. DHC-4 Caribou Crashing after… Read More

8 months ago

USAF awards Startup JetZero contract to build blended wing body prototype aircraft for flight testing by 2027

Blended wing body prototype The Department of the Air Force selected JetZero for the next phase of a blended wing… Read More

10 months ago

USAF C-17 Instructor recalls that time a student accidentally Deployed the Globemaster III Thrust Reversers during Aerial Refueling

‘The pilot flying got his sleeve caught around the #1 throttle somehow and pulled it into reverse with 2 through… Read More

1 year ago

C-17 Globemaster III crew planned and executed demo within 24 hours

A C-17 Globemaster III crew from the 97th Airlift Squadron was given less than 24 hours to plan and execute… Read More

2 years ago

Crazy video shows Italian Air Force C-27J Spartan cargo aircraft being flown like a Fighter Jet during Royal International Air Tattoo

The cool video in this post features the Italian Air Force C-27J Spartan display flown during this year edition of… Read More

2 years ago

Cool video features RAF A400M Atlas and C-130 Hercules Cargo Aircraft performing Beach Landings

The cool video in this post features RAF A400M Atlas and a Lockheed C-130J Hercules cargo aircraft doing beach landings… Read More

2 years ago

Antonov Restores Operations of its remaining five AN-124 Cargo Aircraft from Leipzig, Germany, where the Company Relocated after the Russian invasion of Ukraine

The Antonov team plans to continue the operation of the remaining five AN-124 cargo aircraft from Leipzig where the company… Read More

2 years ago

Watch a huge C-17 Globemaster III taking off from a very short runway after it landed at too-small airport instead of landing at MacDill AFB

On Jul. 20, 2012, a huge USAF C-17 Globemaster III bound for MacDill AFB in Tampa, Florida, landed a tad… Read More

2 years ago

Antonov Conducts Damage Assessment Of An-225 Mriya badly damaged during the Russian invasion of Ukraine

If the An-225 has been as badly damaged as some pictures suggest, repairing the aircraft may not even be possible.… Read More

2 years ago

Video shows Antonov An-124 cargo aircraft damaged during the Russian invasion of Ukraine found at Hostomel Airport

The video in this post shows an Antonov An-124 damaged at Hostomel Airport during the Russian invasion of Ukraine. Published… Read More

2 years ago

Photos and Video show the Remains of the Antonov An-225 Mriya, the largest plane ever built, destroyed at Hostomel Airport during the Russian Invasion of Ukraine

The Antonov An-225 Mriya, the largest plane ever built, was destroyed at Hostomel airport during the Russian Invasion of Ukraine.… Read More

2 years ago