C-130 Hercules

C-130 Hercules

C-130 Hercules is the largest aircraft of the Polish Air Force. Among other things, the aircraft is used to transport people and equipment, rescue operations and humanitarian aid. During the evening show, the crew lights up the sky with hundreds of flares. This display is unique in the world. The team comes from 33rd Airlift Base and 3rd Airlift Wing in Powidz.

Aircraft specifications

  • Aircraft: C-130 Hercules
  • Production date: since 1976
  • Powerplant: 4 700 HP
  • Maximum speed: 590 km/h
  • Maximum altitude: 10 000 m
  • Range: 3 800 km

Display / participant details

  • Participant name: C-130 Hercules
  • Pilot: Żółty
  • Country: Poland
  • Display day: Friday and Saturday
  • Display time: night 🌒
  • Static display: no
  • Number of aircraft: 1

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