Super Hercules

Govt needs to own up responsibility for IAF accidents: BJP

BJP today attacked UPA Government for the crash of a newly acquired US-made C-130J aircraft near Gwalior in which five crew members were killed, saying it needs to own up responsiblility for the accidents in the force.

Mar 28, 2014, 16:32 PM IST

IAF has unprecedented response power with C-130J, Mi-17s: Browne

NAK Browne said that the acquisition of assets such as the C-130J Super Hercules transport aircraft and Mi-17 V5 helicopters had given "unprecedented response" capabilities to IAF.

Dec 31, 2013, 00:20 AM IST

IAF shows strength to China, lands Super Hercules plane in Ladakh

In a subtle show of strength to China, the IAF on Tuesday landed its C-130J Super Hercules transport plane at the world`s highest and recently-activated Daulat Beg Oldie airstrip in Ladakh near the Line of Actual Control.

Aug 20, 2013, 17:34 PM IST

IAF uses C-130J in Uttarakhand relief mission

The Indian Air Force (IAF) deployed its recently inducted C-130J Super Hercules medium-lift transport aircraft to fly out 244 people stranded in Uttarakhand after last week`s devastating floods.

Jun 22, 2013, 23:55 PM IST

IAF to get four Super Hercules transport aircraft

The first aircraft was handed over to India by the US Air Force under a USD 970 million deal in mid-December last year.

Jun 17, 2011, 16:27 PM IST

India`s 1st Super Hercules plane sky-borne

IAF`s Hercules airlifters - world`s most advanced transport plane- has completed its maiden flight.

Oct 06, 2010, 12:31 PM IST