These Pretty Vortices Make This Super Hercules a Magical Aircraft

By Attila Nagy on at

Feeling dizzy? These amazing vortices were formed by the MC-130J Commando II Special Operations tanker aircraft as it took off from the Kadena Air Base in Japan on March 19th.

Three variants of the C-130J Super Hercules aircraft were recently delivered to U.S. military operators from Lockheed Martin Aeronautics. [Andrew McMurtrie/Lockeed Martin]