61st Airlift Squadron Receives First C-130J Super Hercules

61st Airlift Squadron Receives First C-130J Super Hercules
MARIETTA, Ga., Oct. 24, 2013 – The 61st Airlift Squadron at Little Rock Air Force Base, Ark., received its first Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] C-130J Super Hercules today. A crew from the squadron ferried the aircraft from the Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Co., facility here.
 
The 61st AS, which has operated C-130s since 1956, is part of the 19th Airlift Wing that is assigned to Air Mobility Command. Lockheed Martin is on contract to deliver nine C-130J-30s currently designated for assignment to the 61st AS.

61st Airlift Squadron Receives First C-130J Super Hercules

Photo by Todd R. McQueen, Lockheed Martin.


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