Airbus Wins Five C-295MW Transport Aircraft Deal with UAE at Dubai Airshow 2017

  • Our Bureau
  • 11:01 AM, November 15, 2017
  • 6629
Airbus Wins Five C-295MW Transport Aircraft Deal with UAE at Dubai Airshow 2017
C295 military transport aircraft (Image: Airbus)

UAE Armed Forces Announce Purchase of Five C-295 Airbus MW (Military Winglet) Transport Aircraft 

The UAE Armed Forces has announced the purchase of five C-295 military transport aircraft and related services from the Spanish Airbus Defence and Space.

The purchase of the aircraft takes place within the framework of the directives of the wise leadership of the UAE to support and promote the comprehensive development of the Armed Forces in various branches and in line with the requirements of the Armed Forces, Major General Ishaq Saleh Al Baloushi, Head of the Executive Administration of Industries and Development of Defense Capabilities at the Ministry of Defense and Deputy Chairman of the Supreme Organising Committee for the Event for Operations said on the sidelines of Dubai Air Show 2017.

Thw C295 can be transformed into a tanker aircraft that is able to provide up to 6000kg of fuel to fixed and rotary wing receivers.

Also Read

Polish Air Force Begins Operation Of CAE-built C295 Full-Flight Simulator

October 31, 2017 @ 01:53 PM

IAI Elta Radar for Canada’s Airbus C295 Maritime Patrol aircraft

October 23, 2017 @ 01:25 PM

Airbus C295W Likely To Bag Indian Air Force Transport Aircraft Contract

June 14, 2017 @ 12:02 PM

Kazakhstan To Receive Two C295 Airlifters From Airbus This Year

April 21, 2017 @ 02:24 PM

CAE Wins C$200 Million Airbus C295W Canadian A F Training Contract

February 13, 2017 @ 01:57 PM

Cost Negotiations of Tata-Airbus C-295 Plane for India Complete

November 13, 2019 @ 05:47 AM

Russian Su-57, Su-35 Fighter Jets May Give Dubai Airshow a Miss

November 7, 2019 @ 08:43 AM

Airbus Delivers Final Two Panther Helicopters to Mexican Navy

December 7, 2017 @ 09:34 AM

Airbus Offices Raided in Kazakhgate Corruption Probe

November 28, 2017 @ 02:00 PM

Airbus to Supply Two Additional H225 Helicopters to South Korea

November 22, 2017 @ 12:01 PM