TRANSCOM Taking New Look At Tactical Airlift Needs

A C-130H sits on the flight line during a January snowstorm at Youngstown Air Reserve Station, Ohio.
Credit: U.S. Air Force
U.S. Transportation Command (TRANSCOM) is again looking at the number of Lockheed Martin C-130s the military now needs and its intratheater airlift requirement in the future, as the U.S. Air Force in its latest budget request is again looking to trim its Hercules fleet. TRANSCOM boss Gen. Jacqueline...

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