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New report reveals details on C-130 crash that killed 3 veterans in Australia last month

In a preliminary report into the crash, the Australian Transport Safety Bureau (ATSB) said the aircraft was flying at a very low height with its left wing down and it hit a tree before crashing into the ground.


The 3 Americans killed in Australia bushfire crash were all military veterans

"The aviation industry and emergency service sector is a small community ... this will be deeply felt by all."


3 Americans killed after C-130 crashes while fighting Australia's brushfires

A Canadian-owned C-130 Hercules air tanker crashed while fighting bushfires in Australia's alpine region on Thursday, killing all three of its crew, authorities said


We salute the Australian navy for executing an emergency beer run amid the country's devastating brushfires

The Royal Australian Navy managed to snatch a fire-stricken town from the verge of crisis last week with an emergency beer run for the ages


This cockpit video of a C-17 zipping by skyscrapers in Australia will make you sh*t your flight suit

The words "terrain, terrain, terrain," and "obstacle ahead" blare over the intercom as the pilots expertly navigate a C-17 past buildings in Brisbane, Australia.