A crew performs pre-flight checks on a C-103E Hercules moments before a scheduled take off at Little Rock Air Force Base, Ark. (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Larry A. Simmons)
Note the 6-bladed prop on the plane second from the rear in this photo. I know that J-model C-130s have these props, but I don’t know if earlier models have been upgraded or not.
And do not forget the Project Valour-IT fund raising drive. Team AF needs to kick it in gear.
If you haven’t contributed to this project, which provides voice-activated laptop computers for wounded troops who don’t have the use of their hands, please consider doing so. Every little bit makes a big difference.