Airbus Defence and Space has secured its first order in 2016 for the market-leading C295W transport and mission aircraft, the aircraft manufacturer announced at Singapore Airshow 2016. Mali becomes the 23rd nation to order the C295 with an order for one winglet-equipped C295W model, now the standard version, in transport configuration for the Mali Air Force. Delivery is due in the second half of this year.
|Airbus C295W medium military aircraft landing at La Paz airport |
(Credit: Airbus DS)