posted on Feb, 19 2009 @ 06:17 PM
A USAF MC130H Combat Talon, callsign Talon71 was performing High Level para drops over Machrihanish this afternoon before eventually landing for a few
Early evening it then departed back to RAF Fairford where it is currently deployed as part of an exercise involving Talons and Shadows.
Nice to see there's still a little bit of military life left in the airfield, and quite suprising too, considering it's been months since the MOD
publicly announced the base has been closed for good.