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6 Comments on "PHOTOS: The IAF C-130J In Flood Relief Operations"
C-130J Hercules is doing what it should be doing….
once again proving itself,mighty hercules is on frontline in rescue ops.
I haven't Seen AN-32 till now in pics which perhaps tells us that the AN-32 is Obsolete in such missions
INDIA Should by more C-130J's and replace all An-32's
i wonder why the old work horse of IAF the AN 32 is absent from the scene
Yes, and before the An-32s and the Il-76s, C-119 held us at the DBO, and so did the Dakota elsewhere. Not discounting the An-32 and IL-76s, it would just be enough to accept the fact, that American aircrafts are much more capable then their Soviet design counter parts today.
The first pic featured in Sunday's newspaper as part of Indian Air Force recruitment Ad "Guardians of the skies"