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C-130 Static Display will Honor 914th Airlift Legacy C-130 static display will honor 914th airlift legacy
A C-130 Hercules aircraft endures a snowy Western New York winter on the flight line here awaiting its final destination as an air park display.  The aircraft was flown in from a Connecticut Air Guard unit, located in Bradley Field, near Windsor Locks, Conn. in September, 2017. It had previously been stationed and finished out its service at
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Senior Master Sgt. Eric Hady, 328th Air Refueling Squadron, prepares for the final departure of the last remaining C-130 Hercules from Niagara Falls Air Reserve Station, N.Y., July 26, 2017. This is a significant stage in the process of transition for the 914th, from an Airlift Wing to an Air Refueling Wing. (U.S. Air Force photo by Steph Sawyer) Niagara bids farewell to its last C-130
Members of the base gathered to observe the final departure of the last C-130 Hercules from Niagara, July 26, 2017.The 914th Fire Emergency Services rendered a water salute, shooting arches of water from firetrucks on either side of the aircraft, a symbolic gesture of farewell to a 47 year mission. This day marked the final stage in the process of
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Santa Claus arrives at the Niagara Falls Air Reserve Station December 17, 2016. This is Santa's last visit here aboard a Niagara C-130 Hercules as the 914th Airlift Wing is transitioning to the KC-135 Stratotanker. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Richard Mekkri) Santa's last ride
Santa Claus arrived on base aboard a Niagara C-130 Hercules on Saturday, December 17, 2016.  This was Santa’s last arrival here via the C-130 as the 914th Airlift Wing is transitioning to the KC-135 Stratotanker. Children of all ages greeted Santa on the flight line before he was whisked away via Fire Engine to the Falcon Club Café. There, children
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