(HD) Boeing C-17 Globemaster III Demonstration Flight Oshkosh EAA Airventure 2018 Airshow

I've wanted to get video of this for quite a long time... hope you enjoy! Includes minimum field-length max performance tactical takeoff, high speed pass, minimum radius turn, short-field landing and backing up utilizing reverse thrust. C-17 Globemaster III Stats and info ============================= Crew: 3: 2 pilots, 1 loadmaster Capacity: 102 paratroopers or 134 troops with palletized and sidewall seats or 54 troops with sidewall seats (allows 13 cargo pallets) only or 36 litter and 54 ambulatory patients and medical attendants or Cargo, such as one M1 Abrams tank, three Strykers, or six M1117 Armored Security Vehicles Payload: 170,900 lb (77,520 kg) of cargo distributed at max over 18 463L master pallets or a mix of palletized cargo and vehicles Length: 174 ft (53 m) Wingspan: 169.8 ft (51.75 m) Height: 55.1 ft (16.8 m) Wing area: 3,800 ft² (353 m²) Empty weight: 282,500 lb (128,100 kg) Max. takeoff weight: 585,000 lb (265,350 kg) Fuel capacity: 35,546 U.S. gal (134,556 L) Powerplant: 4 × Pratt & Whitney F117-PW-100 turbofans, 40,440 lbf (180 kN) each Cruise speed: Mach 0.74 (450 knots, 515 mph (829 km/h)) Range: 2,420 nmi[203] (2,785 mi (4,482 km)) ; 5,610 nmi (10,390 km) with paratroopers Service ceiling: 45,000 ft (13,716 m) Max. wing loading: 150 lb/ft² (750 kg/m²) Minimum thrust/weight: 0.277 Takeoff run at MTOW: 7,600 ft (2,300 m)[203] Landing distance: 3,000 ft (910 m) Can operate off of small runways as short as 3,500 feet and can perform a three-point turn using reverse thrusters to turn around on runways as narrow as 90 feet wide. A total of 279 have been produced since 1991. Its highest production years were 2002 to 2009 when 16 were produced each year. The final production year was 2014 with a count of seven. The C-17 has broken 22 records for oversized payloads, and has also been awarded the Collier Trophy, a highly prestigious aviation award in the United States. You may recognize the C-17 Globemaster III variants in shows such as the movies Godzilla, Iron Man 1 and 2, and American Sniper. You’ll also find it on TV shows like Seal Team, Hawaii Five-O, and Marvel: Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Thanks to these websites for technical details and facts ------------------------------------------------------------------------------- https://www.boeing.com/defense/c-17-globemaster-iii/ https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Boeing_C-17_Globemaster_III https://www.af.mil/About-Us/Fact-Sheets/Display/Article/1529726/c-17-globemaster-iii/ https://duotechservices.com/9-facts-about-the-c-17-globemaster ------------------------------- Follow me on Twitter at twitter.com/ohareaviation ------------------------------- Follow me on Instagram at instagram.com/ohareaviation ------------------------------- This video is the property of O'HareAviation Plane Spotting & Flight Tracking. It may not be used in any way without permission. Oshkosh Airventure Airshow and Fly-in Planespotting 2018 © O'HareAviation 2018 #osh18 #airventure #oshkoshairshow
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