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Fleet Complete: Yokota Air Base Receives Final C-130Js From Lockheed Martin

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) recently delivered the final two C-130J-30 Super Hercules airlifters assigned to the U.S. Air Force installation at Yokota Air Base, Japan. These C-130J-30s are flown by 36th Airlift Squadron crews at Yokota, and the new aircraft recapitalize the unit’s older C-130H fleet. The C-130Js are used to support critical peacekeeping and… Read More ›

Frontier Adds Two New Cities and Announces Six Routes – Fares as low as $49

Continuing its mission to deliver Low Fares Done Right across the U.S., low-cost carrier, Frontier Airlines announced service on six new routes, including two new cities. Frontier announced it will bring its unique brand of low fares done right to Santa Barbara and Sacramento, Calif. In July, the carrier will continue its rapid growth in… Read More ›

Anniversary represents 30 years of information dominance for decision superiority in battle management

Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) today celebrated 30 years of information dominance for decision superiority provided by the Joint Surveillance Target Attack Radar System (Joint STARS) on April 5, 2018 – as it looks to the future of battle management command and control. Hundreds of Northrop Grumman employees, members of the U.S. Air Force 116th Air… Read More ›

Two Senior Aviation Mechanics Honored by the Federal Aviation Administration for Lifetime Accomplishments.

Senior Mechanics Don Albrecht and Bob Mervar, Each with 50 Years of Experience, Receive the Prestigious FAA Charles Taylor “Master Mechanic” Award Flexjet LLC, offering travelers access to the world’s most luxurious fleet of private jets, today announced that Senior Mechanics Donald Albrecht and Robert Mervar have received the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) Charles Taylor… Read More ›

Ooh Rah: U.S. Marine Corps Receives 50th KC-130J Super Hercules Aerial Refueler.

The U.S. Marine Corps accepted delivery of its 50th KC-130J Super Hercules aerial refueler at the Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) facility here on Aug. 18. This KC-130J is assigned to Marine Corps Air Station Miramar, California. The Marine Corps has the distinction of operating the largest KC-130J fleet in the world. As a member of… Read More ›

Lockheed Martin Submits Proposal for KC-46 Aircrew Training System.

Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] submitted its proposal today to the U.S. Air Force for the KC-46 Aircrew Training System, a program that will prepare pilots, boom operators and other on-board personnel for air refueling, cargo transport and medical evacuation. The KC-46 Aircrew Training System supports the Air Force’s strategy for global mobility. Aircrews will refuel… Read More ›

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