Delivered to the Air Force in February 1959 and retired in 1994 with only 11,000 hours logged on the frame.
Open doors at LROP Air Base, celebrating the Romanian Air Force Day
Lockheed C-130B Hercules at the "Open Gates Day" ceremony on 90th Airlift Base - Bucharest - Otopeni.
Performing an ILS approach and then go around on runway 25. Certainly a pleasant change to the typical charter traffic. Canon 400D Canon 100-400L IS.
Everything check and ready.
Look closely and you will see the "screw" effect on the propeller blades edges.
A week ago this plane had normal painting under the wings...now it looks like it has a "in the wing view" glass. On short final for rwy 08R - Valavia - Romanian Spotters