Lockheed C-130 Hercules
A British Hercules making a low pass at an airshow in England in
Originally designed as a transport for the Air Force, the C-130 is now used by the Navy and Marines as
well.  In one form or another, it is in military and civilian service worldwide.  First flight was in August
of 1954 and a much-updated version is still being manufactured today, almost fifty years later!