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Continued C-130 Modernization & Recapitalization*

C-130H on tarmack
C-130H on tarmack
Air National Guard

The Issue

The Air National Guard continues to operate legacy C-130H Hercules aircraft, while procuring C-130J Super Hercules aircraft through Congressional appropriations.


Fiscal Year 2021 Department of Defense appropriations legislation provides:

  • $570.0 million for 6 C-130J Super Hercules aircraft for the Air National Guard
  • $265.5 million for continued C-130H modernization for the Air Force, including $79.0 million for engine upgrades and $180.0 million for propeller replacements