Lockheed Martin announces $3 billion deal for 50 C-130J Super Hercules aircraft
Topics: LOCKHEED MARTIN HERCULES AIRCRAFT
The Defense Department awarded $1.5 billion for delivery of the first 21 planes, the company said of the multi-year deal finalized at the end of December.
In all, the Air Force will receive 24 MC/HC-130J troop-carrying and search and rescue planes, the Coast Guard will receive six HC-130Js, and the Marine Corps will receive 20 KC-130J tanker refueling planes. ■