- Air Tractor has performed engineering analysis for putting a larger gun on the AT-802L
- This could open the aircraft up to new sales opportunities
Air Tractor is open to putting a larger gun on its AT-802L Longsword light attack aircraft if it is desired by a potential customer nation, according to a company official.
Tom Menker, Air Tractor business development representative, told Jane’s on 4 April at the FIDAE air show that the company has performed engineering analysis of putting a 20 mm and 30 mm chain guns on the aircraft. The AT-802L currently operates 12.7 mm GAU-19/A three-barrel Gatling guns.
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