Special Operations

Spooky returns from final combat deployment

22nd July 2019 - 11:30 GMT | by The Shephard News Team

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The US Air Force Special Operations Command’s last AC-130U Spooky gunship has completed its final combat deployment, the US Air Force announced on 18 July.

The aircraft will remain on alert for contingency operations until it is replaced by the AC-130J Ghostrider gunship.

The Ghostrider is equipped with a ...

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