Tag Archives: C-130J Super Hercules

Lockheed, Partners to Support UK’s C-130J Through 2022 Under $545M Contract

TYSONS CORNER, VA, January 5, 2016 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT),  Rolls Royce and Marshall Aerospace and Defence Group will continue to provide Hercules Integrated Operational Support to the British air force’s C-130J Super Hercules fleet under a $545 million contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. Lockheed said Wednesday the contract runs through 2022 and also includes information …

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Lockheed Awarded C-130J Modifications Under $5B Air Force Contract

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has secured two separate contract modifications from the U.S. Air Force to build C-130J Super Hercules aircraft. The Defense Department said Wednesday Lockheed will produce 32 C-130J military transport planes in various configurations under a potential five-year, $1.1 billion contract. The definitization contract modification is part of a potential …

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Reuters: USAF, Lockheed Strike Verbal C-130J Production Deal

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) and the U.S. Air Force have a verbal agreement in place on a five-year production contract for C-130J Super Hercules aircraft, a company spokesperson said in an interview with Reuters posted Thursday. Joe LaMarca told Reuters the multi-year II contract covers the production of up to 83 transport planes for the service branch, …

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India Orders Support Systems for Lockheed-Built C-130J Aircraft

The State Department has approved India’s request to procure support services for the Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT)-built C-130J Super Hercules aircraft under a $96 million foreign military sale agreement. India orders AN/ALE-47 countermeasures dispensing systems, spare AN/ALR-56M radar warning receivers, flare cartridges, spare and repair parts, configuration updates and test …

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Lockheed, Rolls-Royce Ink $1B C-130 Engine Deal; Tom Bell, George Shultz Comment

Lockheed Martin Corp. (NYSE: LMT) has agreed to power its C-130J aircraft with Rolls-Royce-built engines under a $1 billion deal signed by both companies. Rolls-Royce will deliver nearly 600 AE 2100 engines for the C-130J Super Hercules and develop those engines for all C-130J variants through 2025, Rolls-Royce said Wednesday. …

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Saudi Arabia Requests $6.7B Sale of Lockheed’s C-130J Transport & Refueling Aircraft

Saudi Arabia has requested the $6.7 billion sale of 25 Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) C-130J Super Hercules aircraft for airlift and in-flight refueling duties to help modernize the Royal Saudi Air Force’s air transport capabilities, according to a Flight global article. “Saudi Arabia needs these aircraft to sustain its aging fleet, which faces increasing obsolescence, ” …

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