Triumph Group awarded C130J follow-up contract
Triumph Group announced that its Aerospace Structures business has been awarded a multi-year airframe component contract for Lockheed Martin's C130J Super Hercules program. Under initial terms of the contract, Triumph Fabrications in San Diego, California will provide 108 different part numbers for the C130J program. The parts include fabricated sheet metal structures made from a combination of aluminum, steel and titanium materials that will be fitted to the nacelle, wing and fuselage sections of the aircraft. The contract, which runs from 2021 through 2024, was awarded to Triumph based on past performance, on schedule delivery of high quality products, as well as Triumph's ability to manufacture a wide variety of structures in a wide range of materials.