C-130J

C-130 on floats: Can we expect a seaplane renaissance?

In September 2021, the US announced a seaplane version of the C-130. But is there more to this development than meets the eye? AeroTime investigates....


RAAF plane flies to Pakistan to rescue stranded Afghans

A Royal Australian Air Force plane has rescued around 100 Afghans from Pakistan who will be resettled in Australia....


France and Germany formalize bi-national transport squadron

The Defense ministers of France and Germany formalized the creation of a Franco-German transport squadron....


First C-130J Super Hercules arrives in France

Florence Parly, France's minister of the Armed Forces, officially welcomed the country's first C-130J Super Hercules aircraft to the Armée de l'Air's 62st Transport Wing with a ceremony at Orléans-Bricy Air Base on January 15, 2018, Lockheed Martin announced....


Germany eyeing Lockheed Martin military transport planes

Germany is considering buying up to 6 new Lockheed Martin C-130J turboprop military transport aircraft....


Tata-Lockheed Martin delivers 50th C-130J Empennage

The 50th C-130J Super Hercules empennage assembly was delivered by Tata Lockheed Martin Aerostructures Limited (TLMAL) on September 16, 2016....


Canada awards Lockheed Martin with $500m C-130J support contract

Royal Canadian Air Force is a longtime CC-130 operator, first obtaining CC-130Es in the 1960s and a CC-130H fleet in 1996....


USAF's base in Little Rock AFB receives additional C-130J

The 61st Airlift Squadron at Little Rock Air Force Base, Arkansas has received a new C-130J Super Hercules aircraft....