C-27J FWSAR News
Finmeccanica-Alenia Aermacchi has completed dedicated flight-testing following the modification to add winglets to the C-27J battlefield airlifter configuration, one of a series of product developments underway on the only real military medium turboprop airlifter on the market.
The U.S. Coast Guard has taken delivery of its first C-27J Spartan transport aircraft, which will go through modification to a maritime patrol/transport aircraft for the service, writes Richard Burgess in Seapower magazine.
Alenia Aermacchi was present at the Canadian Defense Security and Aerospace Exhibition Atlantic held in Halifax, Nova Scotia from September 3-5, 2014.
Halifax, Canada, September 2, 2014 –Team Spartan has added IMP Aerospace to its team that is pursuing the Royal Canadian Air Force’s (RCAF) upcoming Fixed-Wing Search and Rescue Replacement (FWSAR) Program.