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August 29, 2012

Another Super Herk for Texas base

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Lockheed Martin photograph by Todd McQueen

A C-130J Super Hercules was delivered to Dyess Air Force Base, Texas, from Lockheed Martin facilities in Marietta, Ga., Aug. 29. The aircraft was flown to Texas by General William M. Fraser, III, the commander of the U.S. Transportation Command, Scott Air Force Base, Ill. Aircraft number 5701 is the 22nd Super Hercules delivered to Dyess, which will become the largest C-130J operator in the world when it receives its 28th C-130J in 2013.




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