A C-130J Super Hercules assigned to the 317th Airlift Group, Dyess Air Force Base, Texas, airdrops parajumpers from the 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, April 10, 2015, at Fort Bragg, N.C. During Combined Joint Operational Access Exercise 15-01, U.S. and British mobility aircraft dropped more than 4,500 parajumpers and hundreds of tons of equipment. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Airman Peter Thompson)
U.S. Army Soldiers with the 7th Special Forces Group perform static-line parachute jumps out of a C-130H3 Hercules during Emerald Warrior 2015 at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla., April 21, 2015. Emerald Warrior is the Department of Defense's only irregular warfare exercise, allowing joint and combined partners to train together and prepare for real-world contingency operations. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Jamal D. Sutter/Released)
Superfortress under attack!
Airmen leap from the back of a C-130J Hercules during a parachute jump over Keesler Air Force Base in Biloxi, Miss., Jan. 20, 2016.
Much needed help for the wildfires in Colorado - thankfully! Two MAFFS aircraft will be coming from the 153rd Airlift Wing in Cheyenne, WY, and two aircraft will be from the local 302nd Airlift Wing here in Colorado Springs, Colo.
Fairchild AFB - Michael's first duty station (June 2012-present) Pictured: "Big Sexy" aka KC-135, Michael's aircraft
Liberty Rising, by Dru Blair The pilot of an F-18 Hornet turns to salute our Statue of Liberty as he executes a close pass. The F-18 Hornet soon will replace the venerable F-14 Tomcat as the Navy’s premier front-line fighter. The Hornet is also the choice of the US Marine Corps and the Navy’s Blue Angels demonstration team. ($65) #Aviation #Art