Some tracking history on SHADY
SHADY UH-1N 30th SPW, Vandenberg AFB, CA
SHADY RQ-5B/MQ-5, B/224 MI BN Ft Stewart GA
SHADY MC-12W, 224 MI Bn Hunter AAF GA
The MC-12 isn’t all that provocative.
USAF version modified for the Intelligence, Surveillance & Reconnaissance (ISR) role; 8 King Air 350s and 29 King Air 350ERs. In service since June 2009 in Iraq and Afghanistan. Currently being transferred to US Army.
Sat behind one on departure from KALB a few years ago…
Here’s some fun with callsigns