Lockheed Martin & Cobham Reinforce Their Longstanding Partnership on the C-130J

PARIS, FRANCE – Lockheed Martin Corporation and Cobham Aerospace Communications are continuing a long-standing partnership through a recent contract extension that includes Cobham’s AVIATOR 700D safety Satcom system for the C-130J.

Engineered for use in military, government, air transport, business, and VIP platforms, AVIATOR D provides critical safety, navigational, and performance data directly to the C-130J cockpit, expanding connectivity and reducing pilot workload for increased efficiency and overall operational safety.

AVIATOR 700D delivers critical functionalities in a form-factor of no more than eight MCU, including:
• Inmarsat Aero H+ services • MCDU and cockpit audio interface
• Multi-voice channels • Cockpit data channel
• ACARS • Flight-deck data link
• FANS/CPDLC • SBB link for mission connectivity

Commented Jen Waterman, Cobham Aerospace Communications’ Vice President, Americas, “We are honored to have AVIATOR 700D further selected to support the mission-critical transport operations of the C-130J. We’re confident that, in partnership with Inmarsat, Cobham will deliver the connectivity and communications solutions on which the fleet relies.”