C-17 (Boeing)

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Name: C-17 (Boeing)
First reported 18 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 2 reports

ISIS takes aim at Aussie aid plane

SAS soldiers may be on the Australian RAAF planes delivering weapons to Kurdish fighters in Iraq.AN AUSTRALIAN C-130 Hercules transport aircraft came under fire from Islamic militants during a humanitarian mission over Iraq.The plane was attacked by small ... [Published Gold Coast Bulletin - 1 hour ago]
First reported 4 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 1 reports

Canadian Xpress September 2014 Challenge - World Tour Leg II

Canadian Xpress® is celebrating its 5th year of operationsthis month. Part of our celebrations is the launch of our Boeing C-17Globemaster III, along with a tour/challenge that will run over thecourse of the next year using our new aircraft which is available ... [Published FlightSim.com - 4 hours ago]
First reported 18 hours ago - Updated 18 hours ago - 2 reports

Humanitarian Aid Air Drop News Story

News story about an aircrew from the 816th Expeditionary Airlift Squadron working with aerial porters from the8th Expeditionary Air Mobility Squadron pushing and loading containment delivery systems filled with fresh drinking water onto a C-17. Soldiers ... [Published DVIDS - 18 hours ago]
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated 23 hours ago - 2 reports

Xinhua world news summary at 0030 GMT, Sept. 1

Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.SYDNEY -- Australian military aircraft will land in Iraq this week to supply weapons to Iraq's Kurdish fighters against ISIS forces, Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott announced on Monday.Abbott said the mission will involve ... [Published Namibia Press Agency - 23 hours ago]
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated 23 hours ago - 3 reports

Australia to help anti-ISIL forces in Iraq: Abbott

Tony Abbott"Following the successful international humanitarian relief effort air-dropping supplies to the thousands of people stranded on Mount Sinjar in northern Iraq, the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) will now conduct further humanitarian missions," ... [Published Jagran Post - Sep 01 2014]
Entities: Tony Abbott, Australia, Iraq
First reported 23 hours ago - Updated 23 hours ago - 1 reports

Refueling Wing gets new mission for Altus

TINKER AIR FORCE BASE  The 507th Air Refueling Wing (ARW) gained a new squadron and a new training mission assuming command over the 730th Air Mobility Training Squadron (AMTS) out of Altus Air Force Base.The 730th AMTS is an Air Force Reserve Command ... [Published Lawton Constitution - 23 hours ago]
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated 23 hours ago - 2 reports

Iraq: Australia steps up assistance to Iraqi people

Source: Government of AustraliaCountry: Australia, Iraq Australia has completed a second humanitarian aid drop to assist the people of Iraq. A Royal Australian Air Force C-130J Hercules aircraft has delivered 15 bundles of Australian humanitarian supplies ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - 23 hours ago]
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated Sep 01 2014 - 2 reports

RAAF Herc undertakes second Iraq air drop

Leave a CommentThe 15 airdrop pallets lashed to the floor of the RAAF C-130J. (Defence)The Royal Australian Air Force has undertaken a second air-drop of humanitarian supplies to civilians in northern Iraqi cut off by Islamic State militans, and could ... [Published Australian Aviation Magazine - Sep 01 2014]
First reported Aug 31 2014 - Updated Sep 01 2014 - 6 reports

SAS to guard Iraq ‘combat drops’

Heavy lift ... An Australian Army Mack truck is loaded onto a Royal Australian Air Force C17. The military transport aircraft are on their way to Iraq to deliver weapons and supplies to Iraq’s defenders. Source: The Australian Source: SuppliedAUSTRALIAN ... [Published Tasmania Mercury - Aug 31 2014]
First reported Aug 31 2014 - Updated Aug 31 2014 - 5 reports

Pallets of Fresh Drinking Water Loading onto C-17 for Humanitarian Aid Air Drop over Iraq

B-Roll of aerial porters from the 8th Expeditionary Air Mobility Squadron pushing and loading containment deliverysystems filled with fresh drinking water onto a C-17 Globemaster III on August 30 for an August 31 air drop. Aircrew arefrom the 816th Expeditionary ... [Published DVIDS - Aug 31 2014]
First reported Aug 31 2014 - Updated Aug 31 2014 - 4 reports

Breaking: U.S. Airstrikes and Humanitarian Airdrops Break ISIS Siege of Amerli

div class="icx-toolbar-align-right">var icx_publication_id = 14166;var icx_content_id = 198376;.icx-toolbar{padding: 0 0 5px 0;} .icx-toolbar-align-right{float: right;} Chalk one up for the good guys. Over the weekend, the U.S. military conducted ... [Published The Moderate Voice - Aug 31 2014]
First reported Aug 31 2014 - Updated Aug 31 2014 - 20 reports

Australia to assist forces fighting Islamic State in Iraq

Australia said Sunday it will fly military equipment and munitions to forces fighting Islamic State militants in Iraq, at the request of the United States. Prime Minister Tony Abbott said Royal Australian Air Force C-130 Hercules and C-17 Globemaster ... [Published Dalje.com - Aug 31 2014]

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"The RAF continues to deliver badly needed equipment and supplies to the region. This equipment will assist the Peshmerga forces battling the insurgents in Northern Iraq and we will continue to support the Iraqis in their fight against the barbaric ISIL terrorists."
"Royal Australian Air Force C-130 Hercules and C-17 GlobemasterGlobemaster aircraft will join aircraft from other nations including Canada, Italy, France, the United Kingdom and the United States to conduct this important task" Abbott added
"We are so excited to be working with these outstanding airmen and happy to be gaining a new mission," said Col. Brian Davis, 507th ARW commander. "This training is vital for the Air Force Reserve and with the addition of the KC-46 mission in the coming years, I can't think of a better team of reservists to train on the newest aerial refueling aircraft and the C-17 and KC-135."

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ISIS takes aim at Aussie aid plane [Published Gold Coast Bulletin - 1 hour ago]
The Yazidi Nightmare: Hopefully Some of It Is Over [Published The Moderate Voice - 3 hours ago]
Matthew Fisher: Time for Harper to walk the tal... [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - 3 hours ago]
Canadian Xpress September 2014 Challenge - Worl... [Published FlightSim.com - 4 hours ago]
RAF Delivers Military Support to Iraq [Published Noodls - 11 hours ago]
On Labor Day, workers face stagnating wages: Ed... [Published Press-Telegram - 11 hours ago]
UK's RAF delivers military support to Iraq [Published Arabian Aerospace - 12 hours ago]
Airdrop of supplies in Iraq. [Published 3rdID8487 - YouTube Channel - 16 hours ago]
Federal government amends Food and Drug Regulat... [Published Lexology - 17 hours ago]
ISIS takes aim at Aussie aid plane [Published NEWS.com.au - 18 hours ago]
Humanitarian Aid Air Drop News Story [Published DVIDS - 18 hours ago]
C-17 Crew Brief and Aerial Views of Humanitaria... [Published DVIDS - 18 hours ago]
Spotlight: White House under bipartisan pressur... [Published Xinhua News Agency - 21 hours ago]
Australia to join multinational airlift against... [Published Naval Open Source INTelligence - 22 hours ago]
Xinhua world news summary at 0030 GMT, Sept. 1 [Published Namibia Press Agency - 23 hours ago]
Refueling Wing gets new mission for Altus [Published Lawton Constitution - 23 hours ago]
Decaying Guantánamo Defies Closing Plans [Published DailyMe.Com - 23 hours ago]
Xinhua Asia-Pacific news summary at 0600GMT, Se... [Published China.org.cn - 23 hours ago]
This is not 2003 - no, it's far more dangerous [Published Sydney Morning Herald - 23 hours ago]
Iraq: Australia steps up assistance to Iraqi pe... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - 23 hours ago]
Australia to help anti-ISIL forces in Iraq: Abbott [Published Jagran Post - Sep 01 2014]
RAAF Herc undertakes second Iraq air drop [Published Australian Aviation Magazine - Sep 01 2014]
Australia ‘will help US’ to arm Kurds in Iraq [Published Oman Tribune - Sep 01 2014]
Australia to joinUS in armingKurds in Iraq [Published The News International - Sep 01 2014]
Australia steps up assistance to Iraqi people :... [Published Australian Government - Sep 01 2014]
Tony Abbott Has Ruled Out Australian Combat Tro... [Published Business Insider Australia - Sep 01 2014]
We should have debate on Iraq: Xenophon [Published In Daily - Sep 01 2014]
Xinhua world news summary at 0030 GMT, Sept. 1 [Published Individual.com - Sep 01 2014]
Australia to arm Iraq's Kurdish fighters: Abbott [Published Xinhua News Agency - Sep 01 2014]
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The Yazidi Nightmare: Hopefully Some of It Is Over [Published The Moderate Voice - 3 hours ago]
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Matthew Fisher: Time for Harper to walk the tal... [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - 3 hours ago]
Prime Minister Stephen Harper has a chance to prove that he is not “all hat and no cattle” at the NATO leaders’ summit in Wales this week. No other leader in the 28-country, trans-Atlantic alliance has condemned Vladimir Putin’s military adventure in ...
Airdrop of supplies in Iraq. [Published 3rdID8487 - YouTube Channel - 16 hours ago]
<a style="font-size: 15px; font-weight: bold;font-decoration: none;" href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lGEGdOPffIU&feature=youtube_gdata"&gt;Airdrop of supplies in Iraq. Humanitarian aid air drop of containment delivery system bundles filled with ...
Australia to join multinational airlift against... [Published Naval Open Source INTelligence - 22 hours ago]
Australia will join a multinational effort to help Kurdish fighters against the barbaric Islamic State terrorists in Iraq, flying plane loads of arms and munitions into the strife-torn nation.Tony Abbott has announced today that RAAF C-130 Hercules and ...
Iraq: Australia steps up assistance to Iraqi pe... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - 23 hours ago]
Source: Government of AustraliaCountry: Australia, Iraq Australia has completed a second humanitarian aid drop to assist the people of Iraq. A Royal Australian Air Force C-130J Hercules aircraft has delivered 15 bundles of Australian humanitarian supplies ...
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