Lockheed Begins Final Assembly of India’s Super Hercules Aircraft

13 June 2010 (Last Updated June 13th, 2010 18:30)

The first three C-130J Super Hercules aircraft for India have entered Lockheed Martin's final assembly line in Georgia, US. The firm will deliver six C-130Js along with additional support to India, with the first Hercules aircraft scheduled for delivery in February 2011. The a

The first three C-130J Super Hercules aircraft for India have entered Lockheed Martin's final assembly line in Georgia, US.

The firm will deliver six C-130Js along with additional support to India, with the first Hercules aircraft scheduled for delivery in February 2011.

The advanced airlifter has been designed and developed for combat delivery, air-to-air refuelling, special operations, disaster relief and humanitarian missions.