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Afghan air force receives 'Hercules' of an aircraft

Afghan air force Maj. Gen. Abdul Wahab Wardak, AAF commander, accepts two C-130 aircraft from Brig. Gen. John Michel, NATO Air Training Command-Afghanistan commander, during a ceremony Oct. 9, 2013 at Kabul International Airport, Afghanistan. With the addition of the C-130 to the inventory, the AAF now has six different aircraft, which offer a wide variety of capabilities. The aircraft provides medium airlift capabilities, allowing for better range as well as increased passenger and cargo movement. The C-130H can cross the entirety of Afghanistan without refueling and can carry 10 times the amount of cargo of a Cessna 208, another aircraft in the AAF inventory. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Torri Ingalsbe)



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This work, Afghan air force receives 'Hercules' of an aircraft [Image 1 of 4], by SSgt Torri Ingalsbe, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:10.09.2013

Date Posted:10.10.2013 03:17

Photo ID:1033233

VIRIN:131009-F-IC412-416

Resolution:3488x2048

Size:1.16 MB

Location:KABUL INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT, AFGlobe

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Afghan Air Force receives “Hercules” of an aircraft

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