New Zealand Selects C-130J For Airlift Replacement

Credit: C-130J: USAF
AUCKLAND—The New Zealand government has selected the Lockheed Martin C-130J-30 to replace its C-130H fleet, although many details of the proposed purchase remain to be decided. The C-130J is “the preferred option” to perform tactical airlift tasks for the New Zealand Defense Force (NZDF), Defense...
Adrian Schofield

Adrian is a senior air transport editor for Aviation Week, based in New Zealand. He covers commercial aviation in the Asia-Pacific region.

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