An official website of the United States government
Here's how you know
A .mil website belongs to an official U.S. Department of Defense organization in the United States.
A lock (lock ) or https:// means you’ve safely connected to the .mil website. Share sensitive information only on official, secure websites.


5th SOS

The 919th Special Operations Wing provides and maintains the MC-130E Combat Talon I and MC-130P Combat Shadow special operations aircraft designed for covert operations. The MC-130E (AFRC asset) is based at Duke Field. The MC-130P (active-duty asset) is based at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla., Duke Field's host installation located about 20 miles away. Both aircraft provide more than 60 percent of helicopter aerial refueling training requirements to the U.S. Special Operations Command.

VIRIN: 091211-F-JZ028-152.JPG
Additional Details

No camera details available.


Read More

This photograph is considered public domain and has been cleared for release. If you would like to republish please give the photographer appropriate credit. Further, any commercial or non-commercial use of this photograph or any other DoD image must be made in compliance with guidance found at, which pertains to intellectual property restrictions (e.g., copyright and trademark, including the use of official emblems, insignia, names and slogans), warnings regarding use of images of identifiable personnel, appearance of endorsement, and related matters.