India’s first C-130J flies

India’s first US-built military transport has made its debut flight, with the Lockheed Martin C-130J having taken to the air from Marietta, Georgia on 4 October.

The first of six stretched-fuselage Hercules on order for the Indian air force, aircraft KC-3801 will be followed by two more examples getting airborne “within the next few weeks”, Lockheed says. Continue reading…

Indian C130 Oct 2010.jpg(Photo: Lockheed Martin)


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