Malaysian Firm Completes First USMC KC-130J Maintenance

KUALA LUMPUR—Malaysian maintenance firm Airod has completed a program of maintenance on its first Lockheed Martin KC-130J Hercules aircraft for the U.S. Marine Corps, conducted under a five-year contract awarded in 2015. Airod returned the Hercules to the Marines on Aug. 4. The U.S. Navy’s Fleet...
Marhalim Abas

Marhalim Abas, based in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, covers Southeast Asian defense. He has worked as a journalist specializing in Southeast Asia defense and security since 1994, initially with the New Straits Times newspaper.

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