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Lockheed Martin wins $86m Iraq Contract

Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Corp., Marietta, Georgia, has been awarded an $86,798,783 five-year contract order under the basic indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract (FA8553-17-D-0004) for support to the Iraqi Air Force. The support will include contractor logistics support, technical assistance and logistics, to include aircraft and aerospace ground equipment, spares, repairs and familiarization training on their six C-130J aircraft. […]

Lockheed Awarded $8m C-130 Contract

By John Lee. Lockheed Martin Integrated Systems has been awarded a $7,957,813 cost-reimbursement contract for Iraq C-130E/J aircraft sustainment. The company will provide in-country sustainment for the Iraq C-130E/J aircraft. The work will be performed at Baghdad, Iraq, and is expected to be complete by June 30, 2017. (Source: US Dept of Defense)

US Approves $800m Lockheed Iraq Deal

By John Lee. The US State Department has approved a possible Foreign Military Sale to Iraq for C-130E/J sustainment and associated equipment, parts, training and logistical support for an estimated cost of $800 million. The Government of Iraq has requested a possible sale for a five-year sustainment package for the C-130E/J fleet that includes operational, […]

Iraq Takes Delivery of C-130J Super Hercules

Lockheed Martin has delivered a C-130J Super Hercules to the Iraqi Air Force at a formal ceremony this week. This is one of the initial three aircraft of a total of six C-130Js ordered by Iraq. The other two of these initial three aircraft departed yesterday for Iraq. The remaining three C-130Js will be delivered […]

Iraq’s First Super Hercules

The first of six C-130J Super Hercules for the Iraqi Air Force recently completed its first flight at the Lockheed Martin facility in Marietta, Georgia. The Iraqi Air Force intends to use the C-130J for intra-theater support of its troops and humanitarian relief operations in various locations. These new transport aircraft will provide Iraq with […]