The HC-130P/N is the only dedicated fixed-wing combat search-and-rescue platform in the Air Force inventory. This extended-range version of the C-130 Hercules is utilized in personnel-recovery missions in all weather, humanitiarian operations and spaceflight support for NASA. Air-to-air refueling can be done at night for up to two helicopters at the same time.
Manufacturer: Lockheed Aircraft Corp.
Number of crew: 10
Maximum speed: 289 mph
Range: At least 4,000 miles
Ceiling: 33,000 feet