AX-997. VR-53 "Capital Express" based in NAS Washington. Climbing out RWY 05.
This aircraft was badly damaged by hail at Andrews AFB 31/5/08
A rare runway 29 arrival of this U.S. Navy Hercules
Convoy 3601 on final for Rwy 29
We hear the call over the radio and then saw the smoky engines.
Landing on rwy15 with some crosswind. Unit: VR-53, code: AX-997.
Taking off RW31