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Latest Lockheed C-130 Hercules Stories

2014-04-07 23:00:42

Los Angeles area aircraft repair facility joins Lockheed Martin’s roster of Approved Repair Centers Torrance, CA (PRWEB) April 07, 2014 AeroWorx, a leading provider of pneumatic, hydraulic, electromechanical and fuel system repair and overhaul services, is pleased to announce its new role as an Approved Repair Center for the Lockheed Martin Hologram Products Program for C-130B-H, L-100 and F-16 aircraft. Lockheed Martin’s Hologram Products Program is an internationally recognized...

2014-02-05 12:20:39

BETHESDA, Md., Feb. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockheed Martin (NYSE:LMT) stands ready to support customers with a variety of regional security and commercial services solutions as the aerospace world shifts its focus this week to Asia Pacific. During the Singapore Airshow, the Corporation will highlight its 50-year history in the region and discuss new areas for partnership and collaboration with its valued customers. Throughout the show, Lockheed Martin will post updates, videos,...

2014-02-03 16:21:04

MARIETTA, Ga., Feb. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] officials submitted a Program Notification Letter to the Federal Aviation Administration on Jan. 21, 2014, for a type design update for the Lockheed Martin Model L-382J airplane, a civil-certified variant of the proven C-130J Super Hercules to be marketed as the LM-100J.More than 100 L-100s, which were the commercial variant of the first generation C-130, were produced from 1964-1992 at the then Lockheed-Georgia...

2013-11-11 08:20:18

Ensil provides engineering and logistics support, engineering change proposals, spares and repair parts processing, obsolete material management and repair of electronic products and equipment used by various military departments. NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y., Nov. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Ensil's solid performance for repair, rework and refurbishment of critical equipment for The United States Marine Corps (USMC) was superior to other competitive proposals submitted by high pedigreed...

2013-09-20 16:20:11

FORT WORTH, Texas, Sept. 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Air Force's Air Logistics Complex (ALC) at Hill Air Force Base, Ogden, Utah, hosted a ceremony today marking the arrival of the first Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] F-35 Lightning II aircraft to a depot facility. The aircraft ferried from Nellis AFB, Nev., and will be the first Air Force F-35A conventional takeoff and landing (CTOL) variant used in the Block 2B Operational Testing & Evaluation (OT&E) program in 2015....

2013-06-26 12:22:07

MARIETTA, Ga., June 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] delivered the State of Israel's first C-130J Super Hercules airlifter during a ceremony today at its Aeronautics Company's production facility here. This is first of three C-130Js currently on order for the Israeli Air Force (IAF), which has operated legacy C-130s since 1971. The IAF has bestowed the nickname "Shimshon" on its C-130Js. Shimshon is Hebrew for Samson, who was a judge and leader for the people...

2013-06-11 16:21:11

BETHESDA, Md., June 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) will offer several briefings for journalists at the 2013 Paris Air Show. These events will underscore Lockheed Martin's position as the world's leading global security company and a trusted partner for governments around the world, delivering innovative and affordable technology to customers in more than 50 countries. Additional information about featured Lockheed Martin products is available on the Corporation's...

2013-06-03 16:21:17

MARIETTA, Ga., June 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] officials joined members of the South African Air Force (SAAF) in commemorating 50 years of continuous C-130 Hercules transport operations during an event near Pretoria, South Africa on June 1. In 1963, a new era of transport operations began in South Africa with the arrival of the original fleet of seven SAAF C-130B Hercules aircraft. Members of the SAAF's 28 Squadron (which also celebrated its 70th anniversary on June...

2013-05-14 16:20:26

MARIETTA, Ga., May 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The worldwide community of Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] C-130J Super Hercules operators recently surpassed a landmark 1 million flight hours milestone, logging this time through numerous combat, special operations and humanitarian missions. Thirteen countries operating C-130Js, and members of Lockheed Martin's Flight Operations and the U.S. Government's Defense Contract Management Agency (DCMA) teams contributed to this achievement. Hours were...

2013-04-04 12:23:06

MARIETTA, Ga., April 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] delivered the first C-130J Super Hercules to the Republic of Tunisia today, marking the first delivery to an African country. Lockheed Martin signed a contract in 2010 with Tunisia to deliver two C-130Js between 2013 and 2014, in addition to providing training and an initial three years of logistics support. "Again we see a nation recapitalizing its airlift resources with the proven, unequaled C-130J," said George...