Fourth 'most advanced tactical airlifter' arrives at Yokota
374th Airlift Wing Public Affairs
/ Published August 10, 2017
YOKOTA AIR BASE, Japan --
The fourth U.S. Air Force C-130J Super Hercules arrives at Yokota Air Base, Japan, Aug. 10, 2017. The C-130J has the ability to transport more than 40,000 pounds of cargo and supplies. This rugged aircraft is regularly sent on missions in the harshest environments, and is often the first aircraft to touch down, usually on austere landing strips before any other transport to provide humanitarian relief after natural disasters.