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transport aircraft

Aircraft designed primarily for carrying personnel and/or cargo. It should be able to carry ten or more passengers or equivalent cargo and have a maximum takeoff weight (MTOW) greater than 12,500 lb (5670 kg).
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Singaporean aviation fans at the Singapore Airshow 2018 spotted C-130 Hercules transport aircraft loaded with relief supplies taking off at 8:08 a.
One unit of Garud Commandos also skyfalled and slithered from a transport aircraft.
Unnao (Uttar Pradesh): Fighter and transport aircraft of the Indian Air Force (IAF) on Tuesday performed breathtaking touch-and-go landings on a stretch of the Lucknow-Agra Expressway here, showing that highways can be used as landing strips in case of any emergency.
The black box and flight data recorder of the C130J Super Hercules, considered one of the safest military transport aircrafts, were retrieved on Friday and sent for analysis.
Rockwell Collins said it has released its new MultiScan ThreatTrack weather radar, which provides unprecedented atmospheric threat assessment capabilities for air transport aircraft.
Meanwhile delays to the A400M - which is finally due to enter service in March 2015, six years later than planned - have meant the MoD has had to acquire two additional C-17 strategic transport aircraft and two BAe 146s, for transport and communications, to ease the pressure on the RAF's transport fleet.
Designed by Airbus Military, the A400M is a four-engine turboprop military transport aircraft.
On February 24 last year, during the International Defence Exhibition, or IDEX-2009, Aa the UAEAEs Army General Headquarters, or GHQ, Aa mandated Waha Capital to arrange and manage a financing programme to purchase military transport aircraft worth C Dh11 billion.
Two of the C-27A medium-sized military transport aircraft, manufactured by Italy's Alenia Aeronautica, have been delivered, he said.
We are looking to sell our C-17 transport aircraft, CH-47 Chinook transport helicopters and 737AEW&C (Airborne Early Warning and Control) aircraft," Cortes said.
DUBAI: GAC Singapore has concluded a major air and sea freight charter using four of the world's largest long-range heavy transport aircraft, the Antonov AN 124, to move six huge gas compressors from Europe to Southeast Asia.
Other scheduled performances include the Army's Golden Knights parachute team, a hang glider demonstration by paraplegic Dan Buchanan and flights by a B-1B bomber, a B-52 Stratofortress, an F-18 Hornet, NASA's ER-2 research aircraft, and the C-17 Globemaster III transport aircraft.

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