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U.S. Air Force Receives Two Additional MC-130Js

U.S. Air Force crews recently ferried two MC-130J Commando II aircraft from the Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) facility here. Both aircraft are assigned to the U.S. Air Force Special Operations Command (AFSOC). One will be operated from Kadena Air Base, Japan, and the other from RAF Mildenhall, United Kingdom. The Commando II supports such missions […]

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U.S. Air Force Crew Ferries MC-130J Commando II from Georgia to Japan

U.S. Air Force crews today ferried an MC-130J Commando II aircraft from the Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) facility here to Kadena Air Base, Japan. The Commando II supports such missions as in-flight refueling, infiltration/exfiltration, and aerial delivery and resupply of special operations forces. Source / Author: Lockheed Martin Photo: Lockheed Martin /

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Elbit Systems of America to Integrate JHMCS II on AC-130W

Elbit Systems of America, through its RCEVS joint venture with Rockwell Collins, recently entered into a NAVSEA Crane contract funded by USSOCOM to integrate the Joint Helmet Mounted Cueing System (JHMCS) II onboard the AC-130W. This is the first JHMCS II integration effort in the US for military cargo aircraft. Current versions of JHMCS are […]

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One Herc, Two Herc: Lockheed Martin Delivers Additional C-130Js

Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] recently delivered a KC-130J Super Hercules tanker and an HC-130J Combat King II personnel recovery tanker to the U.S. Marine Corps and U.S. Air Force, respectively. The KC-130J was delivered to the Marine Aerial Refueler Transport Squadron 234 (VMGR-234) at Naval Air Station Fort Worth Joint Reserve Base, Texas, and the […]

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Rockwell Collins’ Flight2 avionics part of official C-130K delivery to Mexican Air Force

Rockwell Collins’ Flight2™ avionics were onboard when Cascade Aerospace officially delivered the modernized C-130K aircraft to the Mexican Air Force during a ceremony today at the Feria Aeroespacial Mexico Air Show 2015. In November 2013, Cascade received a contract as part of a memorandum of understanding (MoU) signed between the Canadian and Mexican governments, for […]

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Off They Go: Three More C-130Js Delivered

Three variants of the C-130J Super Hercules aircraft were recently delivered to U.S. military operators from the Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] Aeronautics facility located here. On March 19, a U.S. Air Force crew took delivery of and ferried an MC-130J Commando II Special Operations tanker aircraft that is assigned to Air Force Special Operations Command’s […]