C-130 Hercules: A History

C-130 Hercules: A

Designed in response to a 1951 requirement, the C-130 Hercules is the most successful military airlifter ever built. Since it first flew in prototype form on 23 August 1954, more than 2,100 have been produced in over eighty different versions. Across its variants, the Hercules serves more than sixty air forces, as well as many civilian cargo operators, in a multiplicity of roles, including air-to-air refueller, gunship, airborne command post, flying hospital and firefighter.This rugged and easily maintained aircraft entered service in 1956 with the USAF Tactical Air Command. Ten years later the 'Charlie 130' was providing the essential logistical support in Vietnam. This period in Southeast Asia was the Hercules' finest hour. Paradrops, airlift and evacuation operations were completed around the clock, often at low level, usually under fire and nearly always in bad weather.A generation later this 'Mr Dependable' was serving with equal distinction in the Gulf War in the role of airlifter, radio-countermeasures and 'psy-ops' platform, gunship and, once again, 'block-buster bomber'. The 'Herky Bird' or 'Fat Albert', as the C-130 is fondly known, has proved a key component in humanitarian relief operations ever since, in all parts of the world.The incredible success story of the C-13...

  • ASIN: 147386318X

Blue Angels C-130 Hercules 'Fat Albert' Landing 12x18 Silver Halide Photo Print

Blue Angels C-130 Hercules 'Fat Albert' Landing 12x18

Photo of the Blue Angels C-130 Hercules transport aircraft "Fat Albert" landing on a runway. "Fat Albert" is used to carry spare parts, equipment, and support personnel for the Blue Angels.PHOTOGRAPHER / CREDIT: U.S. NavyABOUT OUR PHOTOGRAPHSIf you're looking for the highest quality photo available of this image, then we're confident that you've found it. We actually do things different here, mixing the best of today's print and restoration technologies with old fashioned hard work and artistry. People still make the artistic decisions, not computers. And we print real light exposed and chemical processed prints using Kodak Professional Endura archival photo paper. Since our start online in 2001, we've served more than 30,000 customers with a 99.9% satisfaction rating. What you are buying here is a REAL PHOTOGRAPH! At The McMahan Photo Art Gallery & Archive, you are always buying the best!Each print is given a final inspection before leaving the studio, then is sealed in archival plastic and properly packaged to survive the journey to you. Every order is backed by our 30 Day 100% RAVING FAN GUARANTEE! In the unlikely event that your print is damaged, lost, or if you are not totally thrilled by your new print, you are entitled to your choice of an exchange or a refund. Isn't that ...

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  • ASIN: B071L1WNSJ

Postage Stamp C-130 Hercules Fat Albert Blue Angels 1/200

Postage Stamp C-130 Hercules Fat Albert Blue Angels

The C-130 Hercules is a medium/long-range versatile combat transport aircraft. The C-130's reputation is that of a workhorse and it remains one of the most widely used transport aircraft by military forces worldwide. The world famous Blue Angels, a United States Navy Flight Demonstration Squadron, use their C-130, nicknamed "Fat Albert" for logistics purposes, in order to ferry spare parts, equipment and support personnel between air shows. This Die-cast metal airplane model comes in 1:200 scale with plastic stand and is approximately 6 inches long with 7 3/4 inch wingspan.

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  • ASIN: B07TLVDZTK
  • UPC: 696304518596

POSTAGE STAMP PLANES PS5330-2 C-130 HERCULES ``FAT ALBERT`` BLUE ANGELS 1/200 .HN#GG_634T6344 G134548TY39689

POSTAGE STAMP PLANES PS5330-2 C-130 HERCULES ``FAT ALBERT``

POSTAGE STAMP PLANES PS5330-2 C-130 HERCULES ``FAT ALBERT`` BLUE ANGELS 1/200 .HN#GG_634T6344 G134548TY39689

  • Brand: Anajosily
  • ASIN: B01MQ40LT6
  • UPC: 044945695488

Blue Angels C-130 Hercules Transport 'Fat Albert' 16x24 Silver Halide Photo Print

Blue Angels C-130 Hercules Transport 'Fat Albert' 16x24

Photo of the Blue Angels C-130 Hercules transport aircraft, "Fat Albert", flying past the squadron's maintenance team on the ground.PHOTOGRAPHER / CREDIT: Mate 1st Class Casey AkinsABOUT OUR PHOTOGRAPHSIf you're looking for the highest quality photo available of this image, then we're confident that you've found it. We actually do things different here, mixing the best of today's print and restoration technologies with old fashioned hard work and artistry. People still make the artistic decisions, not computers. And we print real light exposed and chemical processed prints using Kodak Professional Endura archival photo paper. Since our start online in 2001, we've served more than 30,000 customers with a 99.9% satisfaction rating. What you are buying here is a REAL PHOTOGRAPH! At The McMahan Photo Art Gallery & Archive, you are always buying the best!Each print is given a final inspection before leaving the studio, then is sealed in archival plastic and properly packaged to survive the journey to you. Every order is backed by our 30 Day 100% RAVING FAN GUARANTEE! In the unlikely event that your print is damaged, lost, or if you are not totally thrilled by your new print, you are entitled to your choice of an exchange or a refund. Isn't that how it should be? We really want to make...

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  • ASIN: B0716K5YT7

Postage Stamp Planes C-130 Hercules 'Fat Albert' Transport Diecast Model by Postage Stamp Planes

Postage Stamp Planes C-130 Hercules 'Fat Albert' Transport

The C-130 Hercules is a medium/long-range combat transport aircraft. A spawn of the US Air Force in 1951, the C-130 still remains ones of the most widely used transport aircraft by the Armed Forces to date. Nearly forty C-130s were produced yearly throughout the entire 1990s. When empty the aircraft weights 75,743 pounds however, the Hercules can carry nearly 100,000 pounds for maximum take-off weight of 175,000 pounds. 'Fat Albert' transports the 'Blue Angels' equipment and personnel to all show sites. This special show aircraft also features Jet Assisted Take-Off (J.A.T.O) by which eight solid rocket boosters are attached to the sides of the C-130 (four on each side) to allow for quicker take-off and elevation.

  • ASIN: B01N00DOXR

Blue Angels C-130 Hercules 'Fat Albert' Statue of Liberty 11x14 Silver Halide Photo Print

Blue Angels C-130 Hercules 'Fat Albert' Statue of

Blue Angels photo of the C-130 Hercules "Fat Albert" aircraft in flight over New York City's Statue of Liberty. "Fat Albert" serves as a support aircraft for the U.S. Navy Blue Angels demonstration squadron.PHOTOGRAPHER / CREDIT: U.S. NavyABOUT OUR PHOTOGRAPHSIf you're looking for the highest quality photo available of this image, then we're confident that you've found it. We actually do things different here, mixing the best of today's print and restoration technologies with old fashioned hard work and artistry. People still make the artistic decisions, not computers. And we print real light exposed and chemical processed prints using Kodak Professional Endura archival photo paper. Since our start online in 2001, we've served more than 30,000 customers with a 99.9% satisfaction rating. What you are buying here is a REAL PHOTOGRAPH! At The McMahan Photo Art Gallery & Archive, you are always buying the best!Each print is given a final inspection before leaving the studio, then is sealed in archival plastic and properly packaged to survive the journey to you. Every order is backed by our 30 Day 100% RAVING FAN GUARANTEE! In the unlikely event that your print is damaged, lost, or if you are not totally thrilled by your new print, you are entitled to your choice of an exchange or a r...

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  • ASIN: B071HG77JY

Postage Stamp Blue Angels Fat Albert 1:200 Vehicle

Postage Stamp Blue Angels Fat Albert 1:200

The C-130 Hercules is a medium/long-range versatile combat transport aircraft. The C-130's reputation is that of a workhorse and it remains one of the most widely used transport aircraft by military forces worldwide. The world famous Blue Angels, a United States Navy Flight Demonstration Squadron, use their C-130, nicknamed "Fat Albert" for logistics purposes, in order to ferry spare parts, equipment and support personnel between air shows. Model is approximately 6 inches long with7 3/4 inch wingspan.

  • Brand: Postage Stamp
  • ASIN: B00SARIIR2
  • UPC: 830715003047

Blue Angels C-130 Hercules 'Fat Albert' Landing 16x24 Silver Halide Photo Print

Blue Angels C-130 Hercules 'Fat Albert' Landing 16x24

Photo of the Blue Angels C-130 Hercules transport aircraft "Fat Albert" landing on a runway. "Fat Albert" is used to carry spare parts, equipment, and support personnel for the Blue Angels.PHOTOGRAPHER / CREDIT: U.S. NavyABOUT OUR PHOTOGRAPHSIf you're looking for the highest quality photo available of this image, then we're confident that you've found it. We actually do things different here, mixing the best of today's print and restoration technologies with old fashioned hard work and artistry. People still make the artistic decisions, not computers. And we print real light exposed and chemical processed prints using Kodak Professional Endura archival photo paper. Since our start online in 2001, we've served more than 30,000 customers with a 99.9% satisfaction rating. What you are buying here is a REAL PHOTOGRAPH! At The McMahan Photo Art Gallery & Archive, you are always buying the best!Each print is given a final inspection before leaving the studio, then is sealed in archival plastic and properly packaged to survive the journey to you. Every order is backed by our 30 Day 100% RAVING FAN GUARANTEE! In the unlikely event that your print is damaged, lost, or if you are not totally thrilled by your new print, you are entitled to your choice of an exchange or a refund. Isn't that ...

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  • ASIN: B0711CJ7XJ

InAir E-Z Build C-130T Blue Angels Fat Albert Model Kit

InAir E-Z Build C-130T Blue Angels Fat Albert

This realistic plastic model kit of the C-130 Hercules Fat Albert Blue Angels has a 12 inch wingspan, measures 9 inches in length, features full-color markings and retractable landing gear. Model kit includes everything needed for assembly and can be easily assembled in about 10 minutes.

  • Brand: InAir
  • ASIN: B003ZVW2GG
  • UPC: 783746021484

Blue Angels C-130 Hercules 'Fat Albert' Landing 8x12 Silver Halide Photo Print

Blue Angels C-130 Hercules 'Fat Albert' Landing 8x12

Photo of the Blue Angels C-130 Hercules transport aircraft "Fat Albert" landing on a runway. "Fat Albert" is used to carry spare parts, equipment, and support personnel for the Blue Angels.PHOTOGRAPHER / CREDIT: U.S. NavyABOUT OUR PHOTOGRAPHSIf you're looking for the highest quality photo available of this image, then we're confident that you've found it. We actually do things different here, mixing the best of today's print and restoration technologies with old fashioned hard work and artistry. People still make the artistic decisions, not computers. And we print real light exposed and chemical processed prints using Kodak Professional Endura archival photo paper. Since our start online in 2001, we've served more than 30,000 customers with a 99.9% satisfaction rating. What you are buying here is a REAL PHOTOGRAPH! At The McMahan Photo Art Gallery & Archive, you are always buying the best!Each print is given a final inspection before leaving the studio, then is sealed in archival plastic and properly packaged to survive the journey to you. Every order is backed by our 30 Day 100% RAVING FAN GUARANTEE! In the unlikely event that your print is damaged, lost, or if you are not totally thrilled by your new print, you are entitled to your choice of an exchange or a refund. Isn't that ...

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  • ASIN: B07198FHN4

CARCD72052 1:72 Caracal Models Decals - C-130 Hercules US Navy Blue Angels Fat Albert [WATERSLIDE DECAL SHEET]

CARCD72052 1:72 Caracal Models Decals - C-130 Hercules

This 1/72 sheet provides high-quality markings for C-130 "Fat Albert" support aircraft for the US Navy aerial demonstration team "Blue Angels". The three options on the sheet are: KC-130F BuNo. 149806: This is the "Fat Albert" from the era when Blue Angels flew the A-4 Skyhawk. C-130T BuNo. 164763: The current "Fat Albert", with markings to depict the aircraft between 2002-2012. C-130T BuNo. 164763: The current "Fat Albert", with markings to depict the aircraft between 2012-now. Accurate crew names are provided for the aircraft as it appeared during 1984, 2011 and 2014. Designed to fit the 1/72 C-130 kit from Italeri. This sheet was professionally screen printed by Cartograf in Italy.

  • Brand: Caracal Models
  • ASIN: B01I20FGXA
  • UPC: 744271647266

Blue Angels C-130 Hercules 'Fat Albert' Statue of Liberty 16x20 Silver Halide Photo Print

Blue Angels C-130 Hercules 'Fat Albert' Statue of

Blue Angels photo of the C-130 Hercules "Fat Albert" aircraft in flight over New York City's Statue of Liberty. "Fat Albert" serves as a support aircraft for the U.S. Navy Blue Angels demonstration squadron.PHOTOGRAPHER / CREDIT: U.S. NavyABOUT OUR PHOTOGRAPHSIf you're looking for the highest quality photo available of this image, then we're confident that you've found it. We actually do things different here, mixing the best of today's print and restoration technologies with old fashioned hard work and artistry. People still make the artistic decisions, not computers. And we print real light exposed and chemical processed prints using Kodak Professional Endura archival photo paper. Since our start online in 2001, we've served more than 30,000 customers with a 99.9% satisfaction rating. What you are buying here is a REAL PHOTOGRAPH! At The McMahan Photo Art Gallery & Archive, you are always buying the best!Each print is given a final inspection before leaving the studio, then is sealed in archival plastic and properly packaged to survive the journey to you. Every order is backed by our 30 Day 100% RAVING FAN GUARANTEE! In the unlikely event that your print is damaged, lost, or if you are not totally thrilled by your new print, you are entitled to your choice of an exchange or a r...

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  • ASIN: B0716K4CBZ

Flat Belly Diet

Flat Belly

Prevention magazine is the country's most authoritative, trustworthy, and innovative source for practical health, nutrition, and fitness information. Now, its editors bring you a weight-loss plan that's specifically designed to target your number-one trouble spot: BELLY FAT. For women over 40, belly fat is incredibly stealth and incredibly stubborn. It's also the most deadly, contributing to a higher risk of heart disease, diabetes, and chronic illness than any other type of fat on your body. Finally, science has helped uncover a key dietary weapon in the fight against belly fat. Monounsaturated fatty acids, or MUFAs, help dieters lose more weight--in their bellies specifically--and keep it off longer. Flat Belly Diet! will lead you step by step, day by day, meal by meal toward a flatter belly...and a longer, healthier life.

  • ASIN: 1594868514

Blue Angels C-130 Hercules 'Fat Albert' Statue of Liberty 8x10 Silver Halide Photo Print

Blue Angels C-130 Hercules 'Fat Albert' Statue of

Blue Angels photo of the C-130 Hercules "Fat Albert" aircraft in flight over New York City's Statue of Liberty. "Fat Albert" serves as a support aircraft for the U.S. Navy Blue Angels demonstration squadron.PHOTOGRAPHER / CREDIT: U.S. NavyABOUT OUR PHOTOGRAPHSIf you're looking for the highest quality photo available of this image, then we're confident that you've found it. We actually do things different here, mixing the best of today's print and restoration technologies with old fashioned hard work and artistry. People still make the artistic decisions, not computers. And we print real light exposed and chemical processed prints using Kodak Professional Endura archival photo paper. Since our start online in 2001, we've served more than 30,000 customers with a 99.9% satisfaction rating. What you are buying here is a REAL PHOTOGRAPH! At The McMahan Photo Art Gallery & Archive, you are always buying the best!Each print is given a final inspection before leaving the studio, then is sealed in archival plastic and properly packaged to survive the journey to you. Every order is backed by our 30 Day 100% RAVING FAN GUARANTEE! In the unlikely event that your print is damaged, lost, or if you are not totally thrilled by your new print, you are entitled to your choice of an exchange or a r...

  • Brand: The McMahan Photo Art Gallery & Archive
  • ASIN: B0713Y8C4S
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