Dec 06, 2012– Marietta, USA (Techreleased) – An HC-130J Combat King II takes off for Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, Ariz. from the Lockheed Martin facilities here today.
Aircraft number 5709 is the sixth of 15 HC-130Js to be delivered to the U.S. Air Force’s Air Combat Command. Maj. Gen. Timothy Zadalis, Director of Intelligence, Operations and Nuclear Integration, Headquarters Air Education and Training Command, Randolph Air Force Base, Texas, flew the aircraft to Davis-Monthan AFB.
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.