The 9th Airlift Squadron at Dover AFB, Del., became the first all-C-5M Super Galaxy unit in the Air Force after flying its last C-5B sortie, March 12, 2012. The C-5B—aircraft number 86-0020—arrived home to Dover that day from a mission to the Middle East. Water cannons from the base's fire brigade, one of which is shown here, ceremoniously sprayed down the aircraft as it taxied back to its parking slot for a final shutdown.
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