Most CNS/ATM upgrades.
Least risk.

190 C-130s flying or on contract

There are many reasons why customers turn to Rockwell Collins, the trusted and worldwide leader in CNS/ATM upgrades, for their current and future airspace access needs:


  • Today, 190 C-130 aircraft have been modified, or are on contract to be modified, with our proven next generation Flight2™ integrated avionics system.
  • More C-130 modifications have been fitted with Rockwell Collins Flight2 than by any other solution or provider in the world.
  • In addition to our C-130 expertise, Rockwell Collins has been the prime Integrator for 419 KC-135s and 59 KC-10s, all with Flight2 systems.

Certified and qualified:

  • Flight2 is certified by the USAF process through MiL Handbook 516.
  • Flight2 is qualified to the Military Standards, such as Mil Standard 810, so it’s ready for the harshest environments, like the polar regions and desert locations.

On-time, on-budget and flying today in the USAF:

  • Look no further than the USAF’s inventory of EC-130Hs, KC-135s and KC-10s, each delivered on-time and on-budget, to see Rockwell Collins’ trusted Fight2 system flying today.


Chet Treloar
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Experience you can count on

Featuring our Flight2 solution, Rockwell Collins has modified more C-130s than any other provider in the world. Some of those include:

French C-130

  • 14 aircraft on contract
  • 3 CDU-7000 FMS
  • 5 6x8 displays with EIDS, Autopilot, Wx Radar, Avionics Integrator

Pakistan C-130

  • 16 aircraft on contract
  • 3 CDU-7000 FMS
  • 5 6x8 displays with EIDS, Autopilot, Wx Radar, Avionics Integrator, A-kit


  • 3 of 15 aircraft delivered
  • 4 CDU-7000 FMS
  • 5 6x8 displays with EIDS, Avionics Integrator

Argentina C-130

  • 1 of 5 aircraft delivered
  • 3 CDU-7000 FMS
  • 5 6x8 displays with EIDS, Autopilot, APN-241 Radar, Avionics Integrator

Customer upgrade success stories

Every few months, we will add a new customer success story to this area. Click on each story to learn more about our leadership, reliability and cost effective solutions support our customers' needs.

Readying a fleet for missions in the global airspace 

Rockwell Collins provides the USCG a fully compliant CNS/ATM solution, while addressing critical obsolescence issues by leveraging our long history of avionics integrations on a variety of commercial and military aircraft.

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On-time, on-budget Global Air Traffic Management (GATM) upgrade makes KC-135 operational for global airspace

With the award of GATM, Rockwell Collins developed, manufactured, integrated and installed a fully compliant GATM solution that meets airspace mandates while addressing critical obsolescence issues.

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Rockwell Collins Flight 2 Avionics Management System

A flight of C-130 Hercules are on an airdrop re-supply mission to a remote area deep in the mountains. They're equipped with the Rockwell Collins Flight 2™ Avionics Management System with fully integrated flight and mission management capability that provides full compliance with global CNS/ATM requirements. The Flight 2™ cockpit integrates multiple communications, navigation, and mission systems.