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Lockheed Martin Awarded Contract to Train Special Operations Airmen | Markets Insider
Lockheed Martin MC-130J Commando II. Photo: Lockheed Martin (PRNewsfoto/Lockheed Martin)

Lockheed Martin Awarded Contract to Train Special Operations Airmen | Markets Insider

The U.S. Air Force awarded Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) a contract to provide comprehensive training support services for Air Force Special Operations Command (AFSOC), supporting schoolhouse operations for various crew positions across multiple mission design series aircraft, aircrew training and support for AFSOC Special Operation Forces (SOF) aircrews and assets. The Air Commando Training and Support (ACTS) contract has the potential of lasting up to eight years, with an overall value of $200 million or more.

The AFSOC ACTS program provides Air Force special operations with aircrew instruction and distributed, fully-networked mission rehearsal and training capabilities, as well as logistics support for numerous AFSOC weapon systems, including the special mission C-130J, CV-22 and a wide variety of other training systems.

Source: Lockheed Martin Awarded Contract to Train Special Operations Airmen | Markets Insider