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Singapore Airshow 2020: Airbus mulls upgrade options for existing C295 operators

17 February 2020

Existing operators of the Airbus C295 multirole aircraft will soon be presented with options into how existing airframes can be upgraded to the latest standards.

The company is currently studying various upgrade and retrofit possibilities, given how several operators have already indicated interest in upgrade of their existing fleets, said the company during a briefing at Singapore Airshow 2020.

The Airbus C295 is a twin turboprop aircraft with a 25 m wingspan, and it can be configured for a variety of roles, including maritime patrol, anti-submarine warfare, airborne early warning, signals intelligence, close-air support, and military transport operations.

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