.

U.S. Government Receives 200th C-130J Super Hercules

An MC-130J Commando II designated for Kirtland Air Force Base, N.M., was ferried from the Lockheed Martin plant in Marietta on Dec. 5.

Lockheed Martin photo by Todd R. McQueen.
Lockheed Martin photo by Todd R. McQueen.
An MC-130J Commando II designated for Kirtland Air Force Base, N.M., was ferried from the Lockheed Martin plant in Marietta on Dec. 5.

This MC-130J has the distinction of being the 200th C-130J Super Hercules delivered to the U.S. Government, which is the largest Super Hercules operator. This aircraft is assigned to Air Force Special Operations Command.

The Commando II supports such missions as in-flight refueling, infiltration/exfiltration, and aerial delivery and resupply of special operations forces.

Boards

More »
Got a question? Something on your mind? Talk to your community, directly.
Note Article
Just a short thought to get the word out quickly about anything in your neighborhood.
Share something with your neighbors.What's on your mind?What's on your mind?Make an announcement, speak your mind, or sell somethingPost something