List of Lockheed C-130 Hercules operators

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Lockheed C-130E Hercules of the 43rd Airlift Wing, United States Air Force

The Lockheed C-130 Hercules is a multipurpose military transport aircraft used by several nations around the world, this is a list of the current and former operators.

Current operators[edit]

An Algerian Air Force C-130
A C-130J with the Bahraini Air Force
Egyptian Air Force C-130H
Hellenic C-130H taking off
Israeli C-130 Hercules
C-130H of the JASDF
Royal Moroccan Air Force Lockheed C-130H Hercules
A USAF C-130 Hercules over Denali National Park

Former operators[edit]

An Afghan Air Force C-130 now inoperable with the fall of Afghanistan in 2021

See also[edit]


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