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Rolls-Royce, Lockheed Martin sign $1 billion engine contract

LONDON, Feb. 13 (UPI) -- Rolls-Royce has signed a long-term agreement with U.S. aerospace company Lockheed Martin for 600 Super Hercules engines, the company said Wednesday.

Lockheed plans civil version of C-130J

MARIETTA, Ga., Feb. 4 (UPI) -- Lockheed Martin has filed for a type design update with the Federal Aviation Administration for a civil-certified variant of its C-130J airlifter.

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Rolls-Royce delivers 1,500th engine for C-130J

INDIANAPOLIS, Nov. 14 (UPI) -- Rolls-Royce North America has built and delivered to Lockheed Martin the 1,500th AE 2100 engine for use on a C-130J aircraft.

Lockheed delivers Israeli C-130J

MARIETTA, Ga., June 26 (UPI) -- The Israel Air Force has received the first of three C-130J Super Hercules aircraft from Lockheed Martin.

McCain calls for game-changing action, arming of Syrian rebels

WASHINGTON, May 5 (UPI) -- Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., said Sunday he hopes the Obama administration arms Syrian rebels as tensions escalate in the Middle East.
Schultz, Baker to lead U.S. presidential delegation to Thatcher funeral

Schultz, Baker to lead U.S. presidential delegation to Thatcher funeral

WASHINGTON, April 16 (UPI) -- The White House Monday said former Secretaries of State George Shultz and James Baker will lead the presidential delegation to Margaret Thatcher's funeral.

Tunesia gets first C-130J

MARIETTA, Ga., April 5 (UPI) -- Lockheed Martin has delivered a C-130J Super Hercules to Tunisia, the first African country to receive the latest model of the airlifter.

Iraq receives third Lockheed C-130J

MARIETTA, Ga., Dec. 19 (UPI) -- Lockheed Martin has delivered the third of six C-130J Super Hercules aircraft ordered by the Iraqi air force.

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Special C130Js deemed 'Mission Capable'

BETHESDA, Md., Nov. 5 (UPI) -- Two special variants of the C-130J Lockheed Martin is producing for the U.S. Air Force have been certified as "Effective, Suitable and Mission Capable."
Commentary: Glide path to nowhere

Commentary: Glide path to nowhere

WASHINGTON, Sept. 18 (UPI) -- Anti-U.S. demonstrations from Southeast Asia to North Africa over seven time zones surpassed anything witnessed during the anti-Vietnam war campaigns in the 1970s. Who and what’s behind them?
ARNAUD DE BORCHGRAVE, UPI Editor at Large

Canadian company chosen as C-130J HMC

ABBOTSFORD, British Columbia, Aug. 13 (UPI) -- Cascade Aerospace of Canada is to become a Heavy Maintenance Center for Lockheed Martin's C-130J Hercules aircraft.

Canada receives 17th CC-130J

MARIETTA, Ga., May 9 (UPI) -- Lockheed Martin Tuesday formally delivered to the Royal Canadian Air Force the 17th and last CC-130J Super Hercules ordered under a 2007 contract.

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Gadhafi dead at 73; Reagan called him a madman

Gadhafi dead at 73; Reagan called him a madman

TRIPOLI, Libya, Oct. 20 (UPI) -- Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi was called everything from a Barbary pirate to the king of international terrorism, an infantile nitwit and a religious fanatic.
Overcoming nuclear legacy

Overcoming nuclear legacy

LOS ANGELES, April 25 (UPI) -- The failure of Presidents Bush and Putin to move "beyond past strategic principles, which focused on the prospect of mutual annihilation" is unacceptable.
BENNETT RAMBERG, UPI Outside View Commentator

Group urges to put CTBT into force

OSLO, Norway, March 4 (UPI) -- Former U.S. Senator Sam Nunn is calling for the United States and other world powers to ratify the Comprehensive Nuclear Test Ban Treaty and put it into force.

World free of nukes

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 24 (UPI) -- Since the beginning of the Atomic Age, policymakers and scholars have attempted to come up with formulas to constrain the nuclear genie.
BENNETT RAMBERG, UPI Outside View Commentator

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