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Air Force Hockey Team rides in a C-17 to their hockey game

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The Air Force Academy varsity athletes have to be some of the few that hardly ever fly commercially when going to play games, and it must save them a fortune.

When Air Force came to Ann Arbor to play football earlier this year, I met some of the cadets that were at the Academy and they showed me a photo of them also flying on a C-17 to the game.  I guess when you have plenty of aircrafts on your campus, you might as well utilize them.

 

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4 Comments

  1. Marq

    October 25, 2012 at

    FACT: There are no C-17′s “on campus”.The biggest planes “on campus” (that fly) hold 10 cadets and 8 of them jump out. Most are 2 seat flight trainers.

    • Jeff Weintraub

      October 26, 2012 at

      So then would a plane like this be up at Fort Carson or somewhere else?

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