First of 3 C-295 For Philippines Air Force to Arrive this March
The cargo and transportation capability of the Philippine Air Force (PAF) will be getting a much needed boost with the arrival of the first C-295 medium lift aircraft from Spanish manufacturer this March.
This was confirmed by Department of National Defense (DND).
The March delivery date of the first C-295 is five months earlier than its scheduled August.
With the early arrival of the first aircraft, the DND undersecretary expects the two other aircraft to follow in short order.
The PAF's medium lift capability is presently being fulfilled by its three F-27 aircraft. defense-studies