Long-Serving C-130 Hercules Celebrates 61 Years of “Hacking the Mish”
The Lockheed C-130A Hercules first became operational on June 12th 1956 with the United States Air Force (USAF) 463d Troop Carrier Wing at Ardmore Air Force Base (AFB) in Oklahoma and the 314th Troop Carrier Wing at Stewart AFB in Tennessee. These initial early-model “roman nose” Hercules and “thimble nose” C-130Bs also equipped six more […] More