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KC-390 Tests on Progress

KC-390 Tests on Progress November 22, 2018

Embraer made a new statement about the tests of the KC-390 transport aircraft. Aircraft is completed a new test phase.

In the trials carried out at the Air Base stationed in Brasilia, unloading and emergency evacuation scenarios were tested through the evacuation hatches of the aircraft and the front and rear doors. According to the company, the tests were conducted to provide final operational capability for the Brazilian Air Force. In a statement made by company it is reported that the aircraft provided all necessary operation and safety standards.

KC-390 is made its maiden flight in 2015. It can also serve as a tanker aircraft as well as transport duties. Platform has maximum take-off weight off 80 tons and it can carry 23-ton payload. Aircraft’s maximum range is 6130 kilometres.

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