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Lockheed Plans to Begin Cargo Aircraft Training Programs at Georgia Facility in September

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 13, 2018 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) is anticipating its training facility in Marietta, Ga., for the C-130J Super Hercules military transport aircraft and its LM-100J commercial variant to receive clearance to begin operations by September, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. Shephard Media reported Wednesday that the Hercules Training Center aims to …

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Lockheed Martin Ships Final 2 Japan-Based USAF Super Hercules Cargo Planes

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 3, 2018 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has delivered the final two C-130J-30 Super Hercules military transport aircraft that will be based at the U.S. Air Force‘s Yokota Air Base in Japan in support of several regional operations, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Tuesday the 36th Airlift Squadron at …

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Lockheed Martin Marks 400th Delivery of C-130J Transport Aircraft

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Feb. 14, 2018 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has completed 400 deliveries of its C-130J Super Hercules aircraft, with the latest sent to the U.S. Air Force for deployment with the Air Force Special Operations Command, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Monday the military transport plane sent to …

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Lockheed Martin Delivers France’s 1st C-130J Super Hercules Transport Aircraft

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Jan. 4, 2018 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has rolled out the first C-130J Super Hercules military transport aircraft that will join France’s fleet of C-160 Transall and C-130H Hercules planes, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. France’s ministry of the armed forces said Dec. 22 the Super Hercules serves to expand the French air force’s …

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Lockheed Invests in AI Tech for ‘Intelligent’ Maintenance Support to Canada’s C-130Js

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 20, 2017 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has placed a $1.1 million investment to help advance the development of an artificial intelligence tool that Canada-based contextere intends to support aerospace and defense maintenance personnel, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The intelligent personal agent will work to assist in field service, industrial inspection and maintenance, …

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Lockheed Martin Unveils Super Hercules Variant for Special Operations Forces

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 22, 2017 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has rolled out a C-130J Super Hercules military transport aircraft variant designed specifically for special operations forces and their international missions, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Tuesday C-130J-SOF is the Super Hercules’ 10th production variant and is built to support psychological …

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Rolls-Royce Awarded $74M Air Force C-130J Propulsion Sustainment Task Order

Rolls-Royce has secured a $73.6 million task order to sustain the propulsion systems of the U.S. Air Force‘s fleet of C-130J Super Hercules transport aircraft. The company will also provide inventory control point management, repair, sustaining engineering and technical data support services under the task order, the Defense Department said Thursday. …

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Lockheed to Build KC-130J Tankers for France Under $133M Air Force Contract Modification

The U.S. Air Force has awarded Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) a $132.6 million contract modification to provide two KC-130J Super Hercules configured aircraft to France under the foreign military sales program. Lockheed’s aeronautics segment will perform contract work at a company facility in Marietta, Georgia through April 30, 2020, the Defense Department said Wednesday. The Air Force …

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Lockheed to Update AF C-130J Display Processors

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has won a $21.6 million contract to install new chips in primary flight displays for the U.S. Air Force‘s C-130J aircraft, Military & Aerospace Electronics reported Friday. John Keller writes Lockheed will help the Air Force update the display graphics and data processors that work to …

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