International aerospace and protection firm Sierra Nevada Company (SNC) immediately introduced ultimate supply of the third A-29C Tremendous Tucano plane to U.S. Air Drive Particular Operations Command (AFSOC). The plane, essentially the most technologically enhanced and mission succesful A-29 delivered to market, are meant for AFSOC’s Fight Aviation Advisor (CAA) mission which is designed to construct worldwide accomplice capability. Because the gold commonplace for mild assault, fight and reconnaissance plane, the A-29C is constructed within the U.S. by SNC and its accomplice, Embraer Protection & Safety. SNC can be contracted to ship floor assist tools, pilot coaching, contractor logistics assist, spares and sustainment for this system. The primary two A-29Cs, delivered earlier this month, are already conducting coaching operations with AFSOC at Hurlburt Air Drive Base.

“SNC is extremely proud to accomplice with the U.S. Air Drive to assist this crucial world mission,” stated Ed Topps, senior vice chairman tactical plane methods and applications for SNC’s ISR, Aviation, and Safety (IAS) enterprise space. “With an energetic manufacturing line and low lifecycle prices, the A-29C can simply transition into the sphere to boost warfighter assist and supply long-overdue capabilities to these on the bottom.”


Particular to the CAA mission, the A-29C offers AFSOC with superior capabilities for the needs of assessing, coaching, advising, helping and accompanying accomplice nation aviation forces in airpower employment, sustainment and drive integration. The A-29 Tremendous Tucano constructed within the U.S. by Sierra Nevada Company and its accomplice, Embraer Protection & Safety, has been chosen by 15 Air Forces worldwide. The A-29 is a flexible and highly effective turboprop plane and is understood for its rugged and sturdy design, which permits it to carry out operations from unimproved runways and at ahead working bases in austere environments and rugged terrain.

SNC is a trusted chief in modern, superior expertise options and open structure integrations in aerospace and nationwide safety. Greatest identified for its distinctive mission functions, SNC creates custom-made options for the world’s most urgent expertise challenges within the fields of aviation, nationwide safety house, digital warfare, command and management, mission methods and inline cybersecurity. SNC is owned by Chairwoman and President Eren Ozmen and CEO Fatih Ozmen, and is as soon as once more acknowledged as a US Greatest Managed Firm by Deloitte Personal. In spring 2021, SNC introduced the transition of its House Techniques enterprise space to an impartial industrial house firm, Sierra House.