HERCULES

USAF tests upgraded C-130

Upgraded Hercules C-130 arrives at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla....


History Hour: Hercules makes longest first flight in history

On  April 20-21, 1964 or nearly ten years after the first flight of the Lockheed YC-130 Hercules prototype, the Lockheed Model 382, serial number 3946, the commercial version of the military C-130E, made the longest first flight in history when it flew for 25 hours, 1 minute, after taking off from Marietta, Georgia. The aircraft was certified by the Federal Aviation Administration February 16, 1965....


Lockheed Martin breaks ground on Hercules training center

Hercules Training Center will open at the Lockheed Martin Aeronautics site in 2018....