Members of the 58th Special Operations Wing welcomed their new HC/MC-130 weapon system trainer during a ribbon-cutting ceremony at Kirtland AFB, N.M., Jan. 19, 2012. The simulator will enable the wing to train MC-130J pilots, combat systems officers, and loadmasters in an environment very much like the actual airplane and at substantially lower cost, said wing officials. Here the virtual view from the simulator's cockpit.
Air Force photo by Lt. Col. Alex Carothers
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