Afghans take delivery of US C-130 transport planes
Afghanistan took delivery on Wednesday of two C-130 transport aircraft from the United States,.
Afghanistan will get another two C-130 by the end of next year.
The two planes were turned over during a ceremony at Kabul airport. They will replace 16 smaller Italian-made transport craft that were grounded because of maintenance problems.
Afghanistan's air force is mainly made up of Russian-made transport helicopters and a handful of Russian attack helicopters. thesouthern.com