Taxies on "lima" past the Gulfstream facilities.
Passing "lima" 3.
Rolling for takeoff
on Rwy 30 at Long Beach Airport.
Rotating from Rwy 30.
The latest C-17A (P-219) 10-0219 destined for the USAF and to be based at McChord AFB in Washington State took to the skies this afternoon at Long Beach Airport (LGB/KLGB) getting airborne at 15:22 pst.
(Photos by Michael Carter)