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Thai Aviation Services S-76D™ Fleet Achieves 10,000 Flight Hours

TAS reaches milestone in under two years Sikorsky, a Lockheed Martin company (NYSE: LMT), today announced that Thai Aviation Services has accumulated 10,000 flight hours on its S-76D™ fleet in record time of less than two years. This milestone was achieved just a few months after TAS began operating as Sikorsky’s first Customer Support Center… Read More ›

It’s All About the Herc: Hercules Operators Council Held in Atlanta, Oct. 17-20

More than 1,000 C-130 Hercules operators, suppliers and industry partners gathered in Atlanta, Oct. 17-20, for the 28th Hercules Operators Council (HOC) hosted by Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT). This year’s event theme was “Saluting Hercules Service Centers — Maintaining the Partnership.” During the HOC, attendees focused on the 18 Lockheed Martin-certified C-130 service centers that… 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 ›

Beechcraft secures order from Wheels Up for next installment of King Air 350i aircraft.

Beechcraft Corporation, a subsidiary of Textron Aviation Inc., a Textron Inc. (NYSE:TXT) company, today announced at the European Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition (EBACE) that Wheels Up has exercised its option to purchase the next 35 King Air 350i turboprops from its initial order placed in 2013. The additional aircraft will help expand the membership-based… Read More ›

Lockheed Martin Delivers First C-130J In Africa To Tunisia.

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… Read More ›

CASSIDIAN awarded framework contract for maintenance and support of Spanish Air Force C130 HERCULES fleet.

The framework contract for maintenance and support of the Spanish Air Force‘s twelve C130 HERCULES planes was recently awarded to Cassidian Spain through an international open tender procedure. The contract runs until 2015 and includes maintenance of the fleet which is beyond the capacities of the Air Force repair depots. The work will be carried… Read More ›

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