MARIETTA, GEORGIA, USA. 1958-10. THE FIRST OF TWELVE LOCKHEED HERCULES C-130A TRANSPORT AIRCRAFT ...

Unit Royal Australian Air Force
Place North & Central America: United States of America, Washington DC
Accession Number P00448.137
Collection type Photograph
Object type Black & white
Physical description Black & white
Conflict Period 1950-1959
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MARIETTA, GEORGIA, USA. 1958-10. THE FIRST OF TWELVE LOCKHEED HERCULES C-130A TRANSPORT AIRCRAFT ORDERED FOR THE RAAF ON THE TARMAC AT THE LOCKHEED FACTORY AT MARIETTA. SHOWN AFTER A FLIGHT IN THE AIRCRAFT ARE GROUP CAPTAIN K.S. HENNOCK DFC, RAAF AIR ATTACHE WASHINGTON DC (LEFT) AND WING COMMANDER D.L. WILSON DFC (RIGHT) ACCOMPANIED BY FLIGHT LIEUTENANT S.R. WHITE, THE PROJECT LIAISON OFFICER.