Remarks: US Air Force Lockheed C-5B Galaxy LLBG | TLV | RWY 26. First visit of President Obama in Israel as the President of the United States. So, as you know Obama needs his stuff... This Galaxy Brings limousines and other vehicles in the convoy of President Obama. 8 years past since the last time that this plane has arrived LLBG, Israel.
Remarks: 'TROUT 99' departs mildenhall very early in the morning.this is the first visit of this aircraft since it was repainted in this scheme,as it only came back to service 2 weeks ago and is seen on its way back to the US after its first trip since a 1 year major overhaul.
Remarks: One of two F-16s present at Aero India 2013. Aircraft belongs to the 14th Flight Squadron of the US Airforce called the "Samurais" and is assigned to the 35th Fighter Wing based at Misawa Air Base, Japan.
Remarks: USAF Lockheed C-130H Hercules at Ben Gurion Airport. At the background you can see the old Terminal 1, Prior to the opening of Terminal 3, Terminal 1 was the main terminal building at Ben Gurion Airport.
Remarks: In a few months we will be seeing this in Indian Airforce colors when the air force takes delivery of its first C-17 aircraft. The IAF has ten C-17s on order and the first aircraft to be delivered is already in the flight testing phase.
This aircraft at Aero India 2013 was supposed to be part of the flying display but it was grounded for first two days of the air show due a problem with one of its engines. It finally flew on Day 3.
The aircraft belongs to 535th Airlift Squadron assigned to the 15th Wing at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Hawaii
Remarks: A true work horse of the USAF. It was at Aero India 2013 in support of the two USAF F-16s that were participating in the air show and had flown in from Japan.
This aircraft is operated by the 909th Air Refueling Squadron assigned to the 18th Wing at Kadena Air Base, Japan.