The Sky's the Limit
In this programme we bring the RAF story into the modern era. Another aircraft to have extended the RAF's capabilities is the C130 Hercules. This aircraft has proved its capabilities in countless environments from resupply, to dropping paratroopers. As has been demonstrated many times in recent conflicts, control of the skies remains a deciding factor in the outcome.
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