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Embraer Delivers Four A-29 Super Tucano to Indonesian Air Force

Embraer Delivers Four A-29 Super Tucano to Indonesian Air Force

Embraer Defense and Security has today delivered four light attack and tactical training A-29 Super Tucano aircraft to Indonesia’s Air Force at a ceremony held in its facility in Gavião Peixoto, São Paulo, Brazil. Indonesia is the first operator of […]


Indonesian Air Force Orders Second Batch of A-29 Super Tucano Airplanes

Indonesian Air Force Orders  Second Batch of A-29 Super Tucano Airplanes

The Indonesian Air Force has signed a commercial contract for a second batch of eight light attack and tactical training A-29 Super Tucano. The order also includes a flight simulator that will be used for instructing and training Indonesian pilots. […]


US still interested in Brazil warplanes: official

US still interested in Brazil warplanes: official

The United States remains interested in a possible purchase of light attack aircraft made by Brazil’s Embraer despite cancelling a contract this week, a top US official said Thursday. Deputy Secretary of State William Burns, on a visit to Rio […]


US Air Force cancels deal for Brazilian-made aircraft

US Air Force cancels deal for Brazilian-made aircraft

The US Air Force has canceled a $355 million contract for a light attack aircraft made by Brazil’s Embraer, saying it would open an investigation after protests from a rival US aerospace firm, officials said Tuesday. The contract for 20 […]


Light Air Support: Another Contentious USAF Acquisition

Light Air Support: Another Contentious USAF Acquisition

The capability gap of a light attack aircraft came to the attention of the U.S. Central Command (CENTCOM) in 2007. Against the jet-only conventional wisdom, CENTCOM started preliminary efforts to acquire a robust, cost-effective, easy to maintain and heavily armed […]


USAF Orders First A-29 Super Tucano Light Air Support Aircraft

USAF Orders First A-29 Super Tucano Light Air Support Aircraft

The U.S. Air Force today announced that it has selected the A-29 Super Tucano, produced by Embraer Defense and Security, for the Light Air Support (LAS) program. The aircraft will be supplied in partnership with Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) as […]


Indonesia Buys Super Tucano Light Attack Aircraft

Indonesia Buys Super Tucano Light Attack Aircraft

SAO JOSE DOS CAMPOS, Brazil: Embraer has won a competition held by the Indonesian Ministry of Defense to supply eight Super Tucano light attack turboprops for the Indonesian Air Force. The deal includes ground support stations and an integrated logistics […]


First Super Tucano Aircraft Delivered to Dominican Republic

First Super Tucano Aircraft Delivered to Dominican Republic

Brazil: Embraer delivered the first two Super Tucano aircraft, of a total of eight, last week, to the government of the Dominican Republic. The delivery ceremony was attended by the Dominican Secretary of Defense, Lieutenant General Pedro Rafael Peña Antonio; […]


 
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