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Lockheed Martin Upgrades Royal Australian Air Force C-130J Maintenance Training

By Juliet Van Wagenen | February 27, 2015
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Lockheed Martin C-130J virtual maintenance trainer
Lockheed Martin C-130J virtual maintenance trainer. Photo: Lockheed Martin

[Avionics Today 02-27-2015] The Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) has awarded Lockheed Martin Australia a contract to supply a modern C-130J-30 Virtual Maintenance Trainer and a Multi-Function Training Aid (MFTA) to support maintenance and aircrew training at RAAF Base Richmond.

Under the maintenance training contract, Lockheed Martin Australia together with Lockheed Martin Mission Systems and Training, will update two classrooms and add two developer stations to RAAF Base Richmond. The developer stations and modernized classrooms will give RAAF C-130J-30 training staff the ability to modify and update the training courseware through the aircraft lifecycle.

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