The Air Force has ordered six more MC-12W intelligence-surveillance-reconnaissance turboprop aircraft from Hawker Beechcraft after receiving the first 23 modified King Air 350s under the Liberty Project Aircraft program, according to an Oct. 20, 2009, company news release. Here, the first MC-12 Liberty aircraft in-theater lands at Balad AB, Iraq, at approximately 6:20 p.m. local time June 10, 2009, after its first combat sortie.
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