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Congress members push to keep plant open

...plane orders to keep the company from shutting down its Marietta plant. The plan would stabilize the production of the C-130J cargo plane until 2002, when the Air Force is expected to buy at least 150 of the $50 million planes, members of the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/11/18/met_274804.shtml
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Legislator wants to save plant

...Marietta, which employs about 8,600 in the production of C-130J military-transport planes and fighter aircraft such as...said. Mr. Barr said he sees no basis for transferring C-130J or F-22 production to another plant. "The plant is...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/11/13/met_274117.shtml
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New Lockheed CEO faces shifting defense budgets

...Some, like the F/A-22 jet and the C-130J transport plane, are already slated...for 750 planes, to about 180. The C-130J would be canceled. Stevens said he...stonewalling him on details of the C-130J contract. Stevens denies that, but...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/05/02/bus_451908.shtml
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Business briefs

...already under way.Cuts at the Marietta plant were needed because production of the latest version of the plane, the C-130J, has plunged by one-third from 2011 to 2013, Lockheed spokesman Peter Simmons said.The company will use retirements...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2012-08-23/business-briefs
Lockheed issues profit warning

...blamed the poor results on a drop in commercial space activities, delayed space launches and delayed deliveries of its C-130J aircraft. Despite the fourth-quarter decline, Lockheed said it expects earnings for 1998 will be 2 to 4 percent higher...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/12/24/bus_248263.shtml
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Additional business news

...build more aircraft MARIETTA, Ga. -- Lockheed Martin Aeronautical Systems added to its order book this week 10 more C-130J aircraft for the U.S. government, increasing to 42 the number of new aircraft sold this year, the company announced...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/12/27/biz_219652.shtml
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Base closings could include Georgia

...plant. The Pentagon has signaled it wants to dramatically reduce the plant's two major products - the F/A-22 and C-130J - but closing it down completely could be another story. From Augusta to Athens to Valdosta, communities also are wondering...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/04/04/met_449340.shtml
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Across Georgia

...of Machinists Local 709, in Marietta, said the 2,800 blue-collar workers who build F/A-22 Raptor fighters and C-130J transports at the sprawling Cobb County plant are ready to strike as early as Tuesday. On Feb. 27, the union rejected...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/03/07/met_446658.shtml
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Across Georgia

...Thursday with Georgia's two senators to call for the Pentagon to drop its plans to eliminate the Air Force version of the C-130J in the 2006 budget, canceling more than 50 planes. The proposal would be a blow to Lockheed Martin's Marietta plant...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/01/14/met_439901.shtml
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Across Georgia

...not be liable. Air Force sets sights on Lockheed contract MARIETTA -The U.S. Air Force seeks approval to order 40 C-130J-30 aircraft from Lockheed Martin over the next five years. Congress must approve the proposal next month for it to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/01/19/met_333749.shtml
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