Historic Photo of the Day: MC-130H Aircraft

War Against All Puerto Ricans: Revolution and Terror in America’s Colony


The Lockheed MC-130H Aircraft was frequently used on “training exercises” over Vieques.

For over 60 years the MC-130H and other US weapons systems, dropped 5 million pounds of explosive ordnance per year, on the island of Vieques.


2 Comments on “Historic Photo of the Day: MC-130H Aircraft

  1. Why did they have to drop explosives in the Caribbean. There is so much beauty there, incredible beauty, coral reefs, dolphin, etc they destroyed it.
    Why did they not go to the desert in the USA, to do that.
    They preferred to destroy someone else home.


  2. Reblogged this on It Is What It Is and commented:
    Vieques … 5 milligrams n pounds of ordnance per year! On an island smaller than Puerto Rico … People were and still are living there!! Just imagine …


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