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HC-130J Long Range Surveillance Aircraft: In the News

2017

Nov. 29, 2017 - Coast Guard Accepts 11th C-130J

Nov. 7, 2017 - Coast Guard Accepts First HC-130J Retrofitted With Minotaur Under Missionization Contract

Sept. 27, 2017 - Coast Guard Accepts First HC-130J Outfitted With Minotaur From Baseline Configuration

Sept. 26, 2017 - Coast Guard Aircrews Load Supplies For Puerto Rico

Sept. 15, 2017 - Coast Guard Orders 14th C-130J Long Range Surveillance Aircraft

Aug. 14, 2017 - First Coast Guard Minotaur Aircraft Conducts Search And Rescue

July 11, 2017 - Coast Guard Exercises Option For Fourth HC-130J Minotaur Retrofit

June 21, 2017 -  Acquisition Update: HC-130J Minotaur Prototype Delivered To Fleet

May 25, 2017 - Acquisition Update: Second HC-130J Enters Minotaur Production

March 30, 2017 - Acquisition Update: Coast Guard Awards HC-130J Minotaur Mission System Suite Retrofit Option

March 17, 2017 - Coast Guard Procures Five HC-130J Engines

March 3, 2017 - Acquisition Update: Coast Guard Accepts 10th C-130J

2016

Dec. 27, 2016 - Acquisition Update: Coast Guard Awards HC-130J Minotaur Missionization Option

Dec. 19, 2016 - Acquisition Update: Coast Guard Accepts Eighth Missionized HC-130J

Dec. 12, 2016 - Coast Guard Highlights HC-130J Mission Capabilities At Patuxent River Air Show

Aug. 8, 2016 - Senior Coast Guard Officials Observe Minotaur Demonstration

July 20, 2016 - Coast Guard Establishes HC-130J Minotaur Fleet Integration Team

June 21, 2016 - Acquisition Update: Coast Guard Begins HC-130J Minotaur Prototype In-Flight Testing

May 12, 2016 - Acquisition Update: Coast Guard Accepts Seventh Missionized HC-130J

April 22, 2016 - Acquisition Update: Coast Guard Orders C-130J Long Range Surveillance Aircraft

March 23, 2016 - New Coast Guard HC-130J Readied For Delivery

Jan. 8, 2016 - Acquisition Update: Air Force Order Includes One C-130J Surveillance Aircraft For Coast Guard

2015

Sept. 22, 2015 - Acquisition Update: Coast Guard Awards Contract For C-130J Missionization With Minotaur

Sept. 3, 2015 - Acquisition Update: Ninth C-130J Joins Coast Guard’s Super Hercules Fleet

June 30, 2015 - Acquisition Update: Coast Guard Accepts Ninth C-130J Aircraft

June 2, 2015 - New Coast Guard HC-130J Takes To Air For First Time

March 19,2015 - Acquisition Update: Coast Guard Accepts Eighth C-130J Aircraft

March 13, 2015 - Acquisition Update: Coast Guard Issues RFP For C-130J Missionization With Minotaur

Feb. 24, 2015 - Coast Guard Accepts Seventh C-130J Aircraft

Jan. 29, 2015 - Acquisition Update: Air Force Order Includes Two HC-130J Surveillance Aircraft for Coast Guard

Jan. 13, 2015 - New Coast Guard HC-130Js Nearing Next Phase Of Construction

2014

Dec. 17, 2014 - Coast Guard Transfers HC-130H Hercules Aircraft to NASA

Dec. 3, 2014 - Coast Guard Super Hercules Aircraft Takes Shape

2013

March 7, 2013 - ITT Exelis to supply radar for Coast Guard's HC-130J

Jan. 7, 2013 - Coast Guard HC-130H Conversion/Sustainment Project Delivers Upgraded Prototype