US Forces in Iraq - blow up disabled C130 - photo . . .


#1

Aircraft took-off from Sather Air Base, next to Bagdad Airport, and made an emegency landing in a field on June 27/08. No injuries were reported.


#2

I guess the NOLA cops won’t be showing up with their shopping carts.


#3

now watch the video of $30.1 (minus engines) being blown to pieces.
http://www.airforcetimes.com/news/2008/07/airforce_c130_detonation_071108/


#4

[quote=“wazzu90”]

:laughing: :laughing: :laughing: :laughing: I am so happy people read my posts. YES!

Are they blowing it up to move smaller pieces, or are they afraid of what a terrorist could do with it?


#5

powerpoint from those on board.
http://www.sflistteamhouse.com/Misc/C130Crash/C-130crash-29JUNE08.pps


#6

The linked article above says they were “dismantling” it into seven pieces, which were then loaded onto flatbeds to be moved. I guess it beats a Sawzall !


#7

LiveLeak Video