Media Advisory - C-130J on Display at Abbotsford Air Show



    OTTAWA, Aug. 6 /CNW Telbec/ -

    
    Subject:       The 2008 Abbotsford Air Show will be the first Canadian
                   event to host a C-130J Super Hercules since Lockheed
                   Martin signed a contract with the Government of Canada
                   valued at $1.4 billion to purchase 17 of the world's most
                   advanced tactical airlifters plus related equipment and
                   services.

    Location:      The 146th Airlift Wing of the Channel Islands Air National
                   Guard Station will display a C-130 J - the same type of
                   aircraft that will be delivered to the Canadian Forces
                   starting in 2010 - at the Abbotsford Air Show, located at
                   the Abbotsford International Airport.

    Dates:         The C-130J will be on display on Friday, August 8; on
                   Saturday August 9; and on Sunday, August 10, 2008.
                   Entrances to the show close at 11:00 am.

    Availability:  Please contact media relations to book a visit of the
                   plane.
    




For further information:

For further information: Media Contacts: Peter Simmons, Lockheed Martin,
Mobile: (678) 662-4747, peter.e.simmons@lmco.com; LeeEllen Carroll, Thornley
Fallis Communications, Office: (613) 231-3355 ext. 231, Mobile: (613)
794-6868, carroll@thornleyfallis.com; For more information, visit the C-130J
Canadian website at www.c-130j.ca.

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