Another Super Herk For Texas Base
MARIETTA, Ga., Aug. 29, 2012 – A C-130J Super Hercules was delivered to Dyess Air Force Base, Texas, from Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] facilities here today. The aircraft was flown to Texas by General William M. Fraser, III, the commander of the U.S. Transportation Command, Scott Air Force Base, Ill. Aircraft number 5701 is the 22nd Super Hercules delivered to Dyess, which will become the largest C-130J operator in the world when it receives its 28th C-130J in 2013.
Headquartered in Bethesda, Md., Lockheed Martin is a global security and aerospace company that employs about 120,000 people worldwide and is principally engaged in the research, design, development, manufacture, integration and sustainment of advanced technology systems, products and services. The Corporation's net sales for 2011 were $46.5 billion.
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