Lockheed in 1975

Brief History

Companies in 1975




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THK3 Glider

Gloster Meteor

Tupolev 154B

Last Crusader

Vought A-7D

Lockheed Aircraft

Aeritalia G-91Y

B-1 Strategic Bomb.

Northrop YF-17

F-86 Sabre




2. HERCULES Commercial Air Freighter

Worlds most useful civilian propjet airlifter, Hercules accommodates 88 in. by 118 in. containers. It also offers straight in straight out rear loading for bulk or containerized cargo. With its fuselage 180 in. longer than the original L-100 version, the current L-100-30 can handle palletized payloads up to nearly 25 tons and brings jet age air delivery to remote, undeveloped areas. It is powered by four Allison turboprop engines. Present L-i00 series users include Pacific Western Ltd. of Canada, Satco of Peru, Pakistan International, Safair of Africa, the Philippines government and in the U.S., Delta, Saturn Airways, Southern Air Transport, Alaska Airlines, Alaska International (formerly Interior), and three leasing firms.

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All information on this page is from a Lockheed Aircraft Corporation brochure of 1975.