Air Force

June 27, 2014

Huron comes home to test

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Photograph by by Jet Fabara

Larry Mergili, an L3 Communications site manager attached to the 445th Flight Test Squadron, checks the undercarriage of a C-12C Huron, tail number 31215, after arriving from its aircraft condition inspection from San Angelo, Texas, on June 20. This specific C-12C was out for more than a year due to damage it incurred from a heavy hailstorm while undergoing its ACI. While in San Angelo, the aircraft underwent repairs on the exterior of the aircraft and received new mods in order to return as a test asset at Edwards.

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Photograph by by Jet Fabara

Karl Major, U.S. Air Force Test Pilot School instructor, signs off on post-aircraft condition inspection paperwork on an Edwards C-12C Huron, tail number 31215, after arriving from its ACI in San Angelo, Texas, on June 20. This specific C-12C was out for more than a year due to damage it incurred from a heavy hailstorm while undergoing its ACI. While in San Angelo, the aircraft underwent repairs on the exterior of the aircraft and received new mods in order to return as a test asset at Edwards.




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