The 914th Air Refueling Wing will conduct an unveiling ceremony of a static C-130H Hercules aircraft at the Col. John Moriarty Memorial Air Park located near the main entrance inside the base on at 11:30 a.m. Sunday, May 15.
Aircraft "914-1" represents the pride and dedication of the men and women of the 914th as they flew and maintained this airframe over 40 years of operational service from 1971 to 2017.
The C-130 at Niagara has changed over the years, starting with the C-130A, E, and finally the H model. Major campaigns included Operation Desert Shield, Desert Storm, Operations Enduring Freedom, Iraqi Freedom and the Global War on Terrorism.
Current and past wing leadership, base members, civic and community leaders will also be in attendance.