Bangladesh Army Aviation Group Receives Second C295W Tactical Transport Aircraft
A second Airbus C295W tactical transport plane has been delivered to the Bangladesh Military Aviation Group. Airbus Defence and Area had introduced an order for a single C295W in commonplace transport configuration for the Bangladesh Military on October 11, 2016. The plane, S3-BRT (c/n 170), was delivered in September 2017 and joined the Fastened Wing Battalion at Dhaka-Tejgaon/Bashar Air Base. It’s unclear when the second plane was ordered, as there was no official announcement. These are the most important plane within the Bangladesh Military stock, the opposite fixed-wing sorts are a Cessna 208B Grand Caravan, 4 Cessna A152 Aerobats and 4 Diamond DA40NGs.
The plane, serial quantity S3-BRR (c/n 212) left the manufacturing facility at Seville-San Pablo Airport, Spain, on September 19, flying initially to Malta Worldwide Airport, Luqa, the place it made an in a single day cease. It left the next day utilizing callsign ‘AED912’ and headed for its subsequent cease at Hurghada Worldwide Airport, Egypt. It arrived in Bangladesh on September 25, receiving a standard water cannon salute because it taxied in for a proper induction ceremony. The occasion was attended by the Chief of the Air Workers, representatives of Airbus Defence And Area, members of the armed forces and authorities officers.
The Airbus C295 is a medium tactical transport plane that was designed by the Spanish aerospace firm CASA (now Airbus Army). Work on what would turn into the C-295 was began through the Nineteen Nineties as a by-product of the profitable CASA/IPTN CN-235 transport plane. The C-295 is able to performing all kinds of missions successfully. These included parachute and cargo dropping, digital alerts intelligence (ELINT), medical evacuation (MEDEVAC), and maritime patrol. A few of the gear for adapting the plane to performing numerous roles has been mounted onto pallets, permitting for its speedy set up and elimination.
Throughout June 2012, Airbus Army introduced a number of enhancements to the bottom C-295 design, adjustments included the adoption of winglets and a capability to hold the Marte anti-ship missile; a devoted airborne early warning and management variant was additionally deliberate. C-295Wis an upgraded mannequin, geared up with wingtip gadgets (winglets) to enhance efficiency within the takeoff, climb and cruise phases of flight by growing the lift-drag ratio. The brand new technology C295W is the best plane for defence and civil missions to the good thing about society, comparable to humanitarian actions, homeland safety, and environmental surveillance.
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