New Era In Personnel Recovery Begins

MARIETTA, Ga., 07/30/2010 --

The new Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] HC-130J personnel recovery aircraft took to the air for the first time ever July 29 at the company's facility in Marietta, Ga. Due for delivery to the U.S. Air Force's Air Combat Command in September 2010, the HC-130J is scheduled to reach initial operational capability in 2012. An Air Force Special Operations Command MC-130J variant of this aircraft will fly in early 2011.

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