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28/2/2020 · A C-130 tanker plane that crashed and killed all three Americans on board while fighting fires in Australia last month hit the ground shortly after making a two-second fire retardant drop at an altitude of 200 feet, investigators said on Friday. In a preliminary report into

Captain Ian McBeth, first officer Paul Hudson and flight engineer Rick DeMorgan Jr died during a “routine” waterbombing operation when their C-130 Large Air Tanker crashed on Thursday. The

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26/1/2020 · Three crew from the U.S. were killed when their C-130 Hercules tanker crashed while fighting wildfires in Australia, their employer, Canada-based Coulson Aviation, said in a statement. (NSW Police

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The three American firefighters who were killed Thursday in the crash of a C-130 Hercules water tanker plane while helping to battle the raging wildfires in Australia have been identified. Their

A Canadian-owned C-130 Hercules air tanker crashed while fighting bushfires in Australia’s alpine region on Thursday, killing all three of its crew, authorities said. All three victims were American residents. Authorities did not immediately know why the plane crashed while carrying a load of fire retardant.

GRAPEVINE, Texas — The KC-135 refueling tanker and the C-130J airlifter will be the next two aircraft to be part of the U.S. Air Force’s predictive maintenance program — an effort by the

RAAF A47-005 P-8A Poseidon as “BLACKCAT 50” currently searching for a missing C-130 Large Air Tanker in the Snowy Mountains region of NSW, Australia. NSW RFS confirmed that a C-130 is currently missing and a SAR operation is taking place. #nswrfs

Imagine a CL-130 flying two feet over the ocean to avoid air defense radar, then landing to pick-up or drop off commandos. Imagine a KCL-130 refueling directly from a ship tanker in the Persian Gulf and then taking off to refuel aircraft.

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aerial refueling (AR) tanker is the latest in a long lineage of combat proven C-130 Hercules tanker technology. The KC-130J is a proven tanker design in use worldwide taking full advantage of technological and performance improvements inherent in the basic C

Video: Coulson Hercules C-130 Tanker 134 UPDATE 30 Jan 2020 Click Like to Follow Fliegerfaust Facebook page to get the News ASAP / Share to share this post now. January 30, 2020 by blancolirio

8/4/2020 · The workhorse of the Air Force combat airlift fleet, the C-130 Hercules has been in service for more than half a century. Designed specifically to transport troops and equipment in the combat zone

Eight years later, a little less than two years after the Pélican 82’s accident, on June 17th, 2002, mid-afternoon, the Hawkins & Powers C-130 Tanker 130 N130HP was flying near Walker, California, ready to make his 6th drop of the day on the «Canon Fire». It

The primary air fuel transfer method is through the tanker aircraft’s flying boom. An operator stationed at the rear of the fuselage controls the refuelling boom. An F-16 Fighting Falcon refuels from a KC-135 Stratotanker. The Kc-135 transfers fuel through the tanker

A water tanker that crashed in NSW had dropped fire retardant along a ridge before it hit the ground and exploded, the transport safety bureau says. The bodies of three US firefighters who died

11/7/2017 · U.S. Marine Corps KC-130 crash kills 15 Marines, Navy corpsman in Mississippi Delta soybean field, scattering debris for miles, military officials say The KC-130 air tanker

In an image from television, a C-130 air tanker plunges to the ground after breaking up over Walker, Calif. Nearly two decades after Air Tanker 130 crashed fighting the Cannon Fire in Walker, Mono

A Coulson Aviation C-130, known as Tanker 134 based in Ramona, Calif., drops retardant on a California fire in 2019. Gov. Gavin Newsom has identified that plane as the one that

NSW Police Superintendent Paul Condon said it was obvious the C-130 Hercules water tanker had “impacted heavily” at Peak View on Thursday afternoon and there’s “not much intact at all”. The plane

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Shocking footage shows the C-130 crashing in Australia and killing all the three U.S. crew members last week. A clip, filmed with a mobile phone, shows the moment the EC-130Q N134CG “Tanker 1

Update on large air tankers, including the USFS C-130’s Author Bill Gabbert Posted on August 12, 2016 August 11, 2016 Categories Uncategorized Tags air tanker , BAe-146 , CL-415 , CV-580 , HC-130H

Three American firefighters died after their C-130 water tanker plane crashed while battling a bushfire near Cooma in southern NSW. The men have been identified as First Officer Paul Hudson,

2/7/2012 · Story highlights C-130 firefighting crews “reflect, reset and review” after crash, a colonel says A military spokesman reports “lives lost” in a South Dakota crash, but not how many The Air Force

Shocking images showing the wreckage of the C-130 air tanker that crash-landed and killed three American firefighters of the C-130 Hercules plane from the New South Wales Rural Fire Service

The C-130 has the longest, continuous military aircraft production run in history and one of the top three longest, continuous aircraft production lines of any type. Those who design, build, fly, support and maintain a Hercules often say the plane is without a doubt

Three American specialist firefighters involved in firefighting efforts in the Australian state of New South Wales (NSW), have died after their tanker plane crashed Wednesday. The U.S. firefighters had formed the crew of a Hercules C-130 adapted for firefighting

Latest C130 Crash news and image galleries. Everything from politics and current events to celebrities. Five dead in C-130 military plane crashes on Georgia highway. A Puerto Rico Air National Guard C-130 crashed in Chatham County, Georgia at the intersection

Shocking images showing the wreckage of the C-130 air tanker that crash-landed and killed three American firefighters have been released. The plane which was being used to tackle out-of-control bushfires crashed just after it had dropped fire retardant along a

In this undated photo released from the Rural Fire Service, a C-130 Hercules plane called “Thor” drops water during a flight in Australia. Officials in Australia on Jan. 23, 2020, searched for a water tanker plane feared to have crashed while fighting wildfires. (RFS

The Large Air Tanker, a Lockheed C-130, went down near Cooma, in the New South Wales Snowy Mountains on Thursday, killing the crew from American aerial fire-fighting company Coulson Aviation

In this undated photo released from the Rural Fire Service, a C-130 Hercules plane called “Thor” drops water during a flight in Australia. Officials in Australia on Thursday, Jan. 23, 2020, searched for a water tanker plane feared to have crashed while fighting wildfires.

People hug at the Numeralla Rural Fire Brigade after the deaths of three American firefighters after their C-130 water tanker plane crashed in southern NSW. (Getty)People are seen embracing at

The horrific KC-130T plane crash that killed 15 Marines and a sailor last summer was caused by a deteriorating “Since only approximately five percent of C-130 blades are a Navy /Marine Corps

with the ground and initial reports are that there was a large fireball associated with the impact of the plane FlightRadar24 The unverified flight path for the C-130 air tanker which was

In this undated photo released from the Rural Fire Service, a C-130 Hercules plane called “Thor” drops water during a flight in Australia. Officials in Australia on Jan. 23, 2020, searched for a water tanker plane feared to have crashed while fighting wildfires. (RFS via

PEAK VIEW, AUSTRALIA – JANUARY 24: A floral tribute is seen near the crash site on January 24, 2020 in Peak View, Australia. Three American firefighters died after their C-130 water tanker plane crashed while battling a bushfire near Cooma in southern NSW on Thursday.

The refueling tanker was loaded with explosives, keeping emergency responders at bay, a state trooper told WMC.Investigators told WMC that debris indicated the plane exploded in midair. Officials located 12 bodies and continued to look for others across a large

11/7/2017 · The KC-130, a variant of the C-130 transport plane, is configured as a tanker for aerial refueling of other aircraft, but it can also be used to transport troops and equipment. The plane has a

A C-130 tanker plane that crashed and killed all three Americans on board while fighting fires in Australia last month hit the ground shortly after making a two-second fire retardant drop at an altitude of 200 feet, investigators said on Friday.

The plane, known as Zeus, was owned and operated by Canada-based company Coulson Aviation and has announced it will launch an investigation into the deadly C-130 large air tanker crash.

24/1/2020 · The three American firefighters who died when their water tanker crashed while battling wildfires in Australia Thursday were from a C-130 Hercules plane called “Thor” drops water during a

The C-130 air tanker crashed near Peak View in the Snowy Mountains around 1:45pm on Thursday while conducting water bombing on large fires in the area.NSW Rural Fire Service commissioner Shane

3/7/2012 · DENVER (AP) — Air Force C-130 tankers will resume firefighting flights Tuesday after a deadly crash of another tanker plane over the weekend,

SYDNEY — A C-130 tanker plane that crashed and killed all three Americans on board while fighting fires in Australia last month hit the ground shortly after making a two-second fire retardant

A C-130 tanker plane that crashed and killed all three Americans on board while fighting fires in Australia last month hit the ground shortly after making a two-second fire retardant drop at an altitude of 200 feet, investigators said on Friday. In a preliminary report into

A Lockheed Hercules firefighting air tanker has arrived at RAAF Base Richmond as part of the NSW Rural Fire Service’s (RFS) two-year trial of a large air tanker during the upcoming bushfire season.

On 23 January 2020, three American firefighters have died when a C-130 water tanker plane crashed near Snowy Mountains, Australia ACT Emergency Services confirmed the large air tanker crashed while fighting a blaze near Cooma, north-east of the Snowy

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