USA - Air Force Boeing YC-14A 72-1874
Image ID: 60304
Operator: USA - Air Force - 72-1874
Aircraft: Boeing - YC-14A
Airport: USA - Arizona - Davis-Monthan AFB (DMA / KDMA)
Category: Main database
Photo taken on 2005-7-18 by sunshine band [Contact]
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(3.9.2009, 23:07 CET)
Together with Boeing's YC-14, these two prototypes competed for a bid to replace the C130 Hercules in 1976. That never happened, but the basic design of this plane eventually found its way to the C-17 Globemaster. Residing on 'Celebrity Row' at 309th AMARG.