Air Force Plant 6 is a key defense manufacturing facility located in Marietta, Georgia, primarily associated with the aerospace industry. It was established in 1951 as part of a strategic initiative to expand the United States’ defense manufacturing capabilities during the Cold War. Operated by Lockheed Martin, this facility is renowned for producing significant military aircraft, including the C-130 Hercules and the F-22 Raptor. The plant plays a crucial role in the development and production of advanced aerospace technology and military aircraft, reinforcing the United States’ air defense capabilities.
The following chart outlines the toxins associated with this military location and the potential effects of exposure.*
|PFAS (Firefighting Foam)
|Testicular cancer, Renal (kidney) cancer, Prostate cancer