Aircraft Photo of 73-1584 / AF73-584 | Lockheed EC-130H Hercules (L-382) | USA - Air Force | AirHistory.net #187227
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:73-1584
Alternate Serial:AF73-584
Military Code:DM
Aircraft Original Type:Lockheed L-100 Hercules
Aircraft Generic Type:Lockheed C-130 Hercules (L-082/182/282/382)
Aircraft Version:Lockheed EC-130H Hercules (L-382)
C/n (msn):4546
Operator / Titles:USA - Air Force
Unit Markings:43 ECS
Location
City / Airport:Tucson - Davis-Monthan AFBMap
Region / Country:Arizona, United States
Airport Codes:ICAO: KDMA   IATA: DMA   Local: DMA   Other: -
 
Photo Date:25 October 2007
Photo by:Stephan de Bruijn
Photo ID: 187227
Photo Comment

An EC-130H Compass Call electronic attack aircraft is seen during its landing at homebase Davis Monthan (AZ). The Compass Call is a heavily modified Hercules and developed to disrupt enemy command and control communications, perform offensive counterinformation operations, and carry out other kinds of electronic attack. Of course this all by electronics, not with weapons...

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