Of interest, A97-450 wears special tail markings commemorating 50 years of service of the C-130 Hercules with the RAAF which was celebrated in 2008. It is one of many Hercs that are based at Richmond with the RAAF's No. 37 Squadron medium tactical airlift squadron.
Local plane spotter Kayanne H also popped out to Rockhampton Airport on Monday and we sincerely thank her for sending through these great photos!
All photos taken by Kayanne Hardsman ©