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