Lockheed Martin Introduces Aeronautics Capabilities Solutions™

MARIETTA, Ga., Oct. 25, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) is introducing a series of post-production enhancements for the C-130 Hercules known as Aeronautics Capabilities Solutions™.

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Aeronautics Capabilities Solutions™ improve the C-130's existing operational capabilities, reduce operating costs, improve availability and can be installed by C-130 operators, Lockheed Martin teams, or at one of 17 global Lockheed Martin-certified Hercules Service Centers. Lockheed Martin has joined with industry partners to develop products and services for legacy C-130 or C-130J Super Hercules models.

"As the C-130's Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM), Lockheed Martin has a commitment to support the worldwide C-130 fleet at all phases of its operation," said George Shultz, vice president and general manager, Air Mobility & Maritime Missions, Lockheed Martin. "With our OEM knowledge and strong industry partnerships, we know these Aeronautics Capabilities Solutions™ offer C-130 operators relevant solutions that both enhance and expand the capability of their Hercules fleets."

Lockheed Martin's C-130 Aeronautics Capabilities Solutions™ offerings include:

- Ice Shield Kit  
- APU Exhaust Duct Kit
- ECHS Lock Tester
- ECHS Lock Tester Calibration Kit
- Flight Control Booster Actuator Upgrade
- APU Electrical Connector/Harness
- Lower Fuselage Protection System  
- Microvanes™              
- Paratroop Door – Square Window Kit
- Flush Toilet Modification Kit
- Wing Fillet Panel Replacement Kit
- Engine Water Wash Hose Upgrade
- Smoke Detector
- Support Services including:
* Support Equipment Validation
* Diagnostic Site Visit
* R&M Analytics

To learn more about Lockheed Martin's Aeronautics Capabilities Solutions, visit

About Lockheed Martin

Headquartered in Bethesda, Maryland, Lockheed Martin is a global security and aerospace company that employs approximately 97,000 people worldwide and is principally engaged in the research, design, development, manufacture, integration and sustainment of advanced technology systems, products and services.


SOURCE Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company

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