RCAF CC-177 Globemaster III reaches impressive milestone
The Royal Canadian Air Force’s first CC-177 Globemaster III, delivered on August 8, 2007, surpassed 10,000 accumulated flying hours last month while on a mission to resupply RCAF Forward Operating Locations in the north. The Globemaster, which carries the tail number CC-17701, reached the milestone on October 12, 2018.
To mark the steadfast work of the aviators who maintain and fly the RCAF’s heavy-lift workhorse, a ceremony was held at 8 Wing Trenton, Ontario, to commemorate and celebrate this important capability that has increased Canada’s airpower projection around the world. Read the rest of the story . . .
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