Eurosatory 2014

Gunship is go (ES14E4)

19 June 2014

Jordan’s King Abdullah II Design and Development Bureau (KADDB), ATK and Airbus Defence and Space signed a memorandum of understanding on Tuesday to develop and produce a gunship version of the Airbus C295 medium airlifter.

Earlier this year, the Jordanian Special Operations Command took delivery of two smaller AC-235 gunships, and will add at least two AC-295s to the fleet. KADDB (Hall 5, Stand H378) will head the integrated product team producing the AC-295, with Airbus DS responsible for the airframe and ATK the weapon system.



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