On June 1st, 1982, the Hercules TC-63 is ready to perform a so-called "crazy flight": exploration and maritime reconnaissance north of Falklands. A high-risk mission given the tactical situation of th...
e moment, from which it will not return.
"One splash Hercules" is the name of the chapter of Nigel Ward's book, Sea Harriers over Falklands, in where he talks about the hunting.
A while ago I decided to make a series of infographics on facts not well known of the Falklands war. Today is April 2nd and we commemorate 32 years of that war, so I decided it's a good time to post one of those infographics, in memory of the fallen and those who returned from one side or the other.
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