【The second drop tng from USAF aircraft ②】 On July 22 about 100 jumpers boarded two USAF C-130J at Yokota AB & jumped at Fuji TA. The aircrafts were scheduled to return to Yokota AB and load CDS within two hours and drop them at the same TA but due to weather was cancelled. pic.twitter.com/BBNnIUXyo2
【2nd Abn Jump Tng from USAF aircraft ①】
#1AbnBDE conducted Abn jump tng from two USAF C-130Js @ Fuji TA on July 21. The training focused on handling long term air maneuver where the jumpers rigged their parachutes in flight & jumped once safety was confirmed.
USAF Lockheed RB-69A Neptune 54-4037 displayed at Warner Robins AFB (1986) https://www.aviationphotocompany.com/p934046062/e836f40e5 … More P-2 images: https://www.aviationphotocompany.com/p487217322 pic.twitter.com/bkjItVv6nV
#OTD in 2010: a USAF C-17 [00-0173] crashes in Alaska (US), all 4 aboard die. Crew was on practice maneuvers for an air show, jet stalled on a right turn shortly after takeoff. Investigators stated plane was flown outside of its safety limits, noting breaches of SOP and CRM. pic.twitter.com/2WfACO9a3W