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Planes Used By Air National Guard

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List of planes used by Air National Guard. Plane models are listed alphabetically and include additional information about each individual Air National Guard aircrafts. Air National Guard uses, or at some point has used, these planes. This list answers the questions "what kind of aircraft does Air National Guard use?" and "what plane am I flying on Air National Guard?" List includes photos of the Air National Guard planes when available, to help clear up what airplanes Air National Guard flies. List is made up of many different items, including EC-130 Commando Solo and C-124 Globemaster II. {#nodes}
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    Aeronca L-16

    The Aeronca L-16 was a United States Army liaison aircraft built by Aeronca. It saw extensive service during the Korean War. It was essentially a militarized version of the Aeronca Champion. From 1955 large numbers were transferred to the Civil Air Patrol....  more
    • Manufacturer: Aeronca Aircraft
    • Length (m): 6.55
  • Photo: Metaweb (FB) / Public domain

    Douglas C-124 Globemaster II

    The Douglas C-124 Globemaster II, nicknamed "Old Shaky", was a heavy-lift cargo aircraft built by the Douglas Aircraft Company in Long Beach, California. The C-124 was the primary heavy-lift transport for United States Air Force Military Air Transport Service during the 1950s and early 1960s, until the Lockheed C-141 Starlifter entered service. It served in MATS-gained, later Military Airlift Command-gained, units of the Air Force Reserve and Air National Guard until 1974....  more
    • Type: Heavy-lift military transport aircraft
    • Manufacturer: Douglas Aircraft Company
    • Introduced: Jan 01 1950
    • Length (m): 39.75
  • Photo: Metaweb (FB) / Public domain
    The Northrop Grumman E-8 Joint Surveillance Target Attack Radar System is a United States Air Force Airborne ground surveillance, battle management and command and control aircraft. It tracks ground vehicles and some aircraft, collects imagery, and relays tactical pictures to ground and air theater commanders. The aircraft is operated by both active duty Air Force and Air National Guard units and also carries specially trained U.S. Army personnel as additional flight crew....  more
    • Type: Airborne battle management
    • Manufacturer: Boeing, Northrop Grumman
    • Introduced: Jan 01 1996
    • Length (m): 46.61
  • Photo: Metaweb (FB) / Public domain
    The Lockheed Martin EC-130 series comprises several slightly different versions of the Lockheed C-130 Hercules that have been and continue to be operated by the U.S. Air Force and, until the 1990s, the U.S. Navy. The EC-130E Airborne Battlefield Command and Control Center was based on a basic C-130E platform and provided tactical airborne command post capabilities to air commanders and ground commanders in low air threat environments. The EC-130E ABCCC aircraft were retired in 2002 and the mission was 'migrated' to the E-8 JSTARS and E-3 AWACS fleets. The EC-130E Commando Solo was an earlier version of a U.S. Air Force and Air National Guard psychological operations aircraft and this...  more
    • Type: Psychological, Information operations
    • Manufacturer: Lockheed Martin, Lockheed Corporation
    • Introduced: Jan 01 1986
    • Designer: Lockheed Martin
    • Length (m): 29.79