EC-130H Compass Call, Tail Number 1585, Retirement

A U.S. Air Force EC-130H “Compass Call” aircraft, tail number 1585, sits on display as its retirement order is read at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Arizona, Nov. 16, 2021. After 47 years and 100 days of service, this EC-130 retired on Nov. 17, 2021. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Airman 1st Class William Turnbull)

 

A U.S. Air Force EC-130H Compass Call, tail number 1585, taxis down the flight line at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Arizona, Nov. 16, 2021. After 47 years and 100 days of service, this EC-130 retired on Nov. 17, 2021. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Airman 1st Class William Turnbull)

 

Members of the 55th Electronic Combat Group render a final salute to a U.S. Air Force EC-130H “Compass Call” aircraft, tail number 1585, at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Arizona, Nov. 16, 2021. After 47 years and 100 days of service, this EC-130 retired on Nov. 17, 2021. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Airman 1st Class William Turnbull)

 

The last crew to fly the EC-130H “Compass Call” aircraft, tail number 1585, pose for a photo in front of the retired aircraft at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Arizona, Nov. 16, 2021. DM is home to the 55th ECG, which a geographically separate unit under the 55th Wing, is the U.S. Air Forces only airborne electronic attack mission. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Airman 1st Class William Turnbull)

More Stories