Singapore Airshow 2020: Indonesia prepares CN-235 gunship for first aerial firings

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Indonesian state-owned aircraft manufacturer PT Dirgantara (PTDI) has completed ground firing trials on a gunship variant of the CN-235 twin-engine multipurpose aircraft, and is now preparing the airframe for its first aerial tests, Igan Satyawati, the company's vice president for business development and marketing, told Jane's at Singapore Airshow 2020.


The variant, which has been developed out of the company's flying test bed (FTB) airframe, is fitted with single-barrelled 30 mm DEFA 553 aircraft cannon on the portside aft of its fuselage.

Indonesian aerospace company PT Dirgantara has made progress on a gunship variant of its CN-235 aircraft
The variant will be marketed to potential customers, especially those in the Middle East and African regions.

Janes



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Singapore Airshow 2020: Indonesia prepares CN-235 gunship for first aerial firings

2020/02/1581587196.jpg
Read: 14401     13:49     13 February 2020    

Indonesian state-owned aircraft manufacturer PT Dirgantara (PTDI) has completed ground firing trials on a gunship variant of the CN-235 twin-engine multipurpose aircraft, and is now preparing the airframe for its first aerial tests, Igan Satyawati, the company's vice president for business development and marketing, told Jane's at Singapore Airshow 2020.


The variant, which has been developed out of the company's flying test bed (FTB) airframe, is fitted with single-barrelled 30 mm DEFA 553 aircraft cannon on the portside aft of its fuselage.

Indonesian aerospace company PT Dirgantara has made progress on a gunship variant of its CN-235 aircraft
The variant will be marketed to potential customers, especially those in the Middle East and African regions.

Janes



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