Austria to Replace Retiring C-130 Fleet with Embraer’s C-390 Aircraft Written 21 September 2023


Embraer KC-390 | Credit: Colin Cooke; Wikipedia; CC BY-SA 2.0

Reuters reports Austrian Defence Minister Klaudia Tanner said on Wednesday that the country “plans to replace its retiring C-130 Hercules fleet with Embraer’s C-390 Millennium military transport aircraft.” Tanner said the country is “aiming to buy about four aircrafts and is negotiating with the Netherlands on a potential joint order.” Tanner added that a “contract for an order should be signed in the first half of next year.”
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