Wednesday, April 29, 2015

1st of 2 RCAF C-17s Arrives in Kathmandu

The CAF announced today that an RCAF C-17 Globemaster transport aircraft has arrived in Kathmandu, Nepal to help with Earthquake relief. It was carrying 31 CAF members and supplies for the region. The plane will be reconfigured to take 100 passengers to New Delhi before it leaves the region.

A second RCAF C-17 will be in the region by Thursday, loaded with more supplies and personnel.

RCAF C-17 Globemaster takes off from 8 Wing Trenton, heading to Kathmandu, Nepal with supplies and the DART Unit.
Photo: CF Combat Camera: Cpl Dan Strohan, 8 Wing Imaging.