Hercules Training Center

Extending a legacy of air mobility training, Lockheed Martin’s HTC is a combined academic and simulator facility purpose-built for training efficiency.

Fulfill all Training Needs   ___


A single source for all military and commercial training needs, the HTC contains all necessary infrastructure, operations, maintenance, student services and support, enabling pilots and crews to focus completely on their curriculum.

Courses: Initial Qualification to Refresher Courses, Instructor Qualification, and Mission Training as required.

Technology: Re-configurable, Level D simulator technology enables rapid transition between LM-100J, C-130J Block 6 or Block 8.1 training as needed.

In One Convenient Location   ___


The Hercules Training Center is located in Marietta, Georgia in the same facility that is home to the C-130J – the world’s most advanced military tactical airlifter – and the LM-100J, a civil multi-purpose air freighter. This location offers easy access for domestic and international customers with its proximity to Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport, which serves more than 60 international cities in 50 countries.
Built on Decades of Training Expertise   ___


Lockheed Martin has trained more than 200,000 pilots and aircrews for air mobility platforms. Some of our programs and technologies supporting the U.S. Armed Forces and allies include:
MFTA   ___


C-130J MATS   ___


Stay Informed: Related News on C-130   ___
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