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The A-29 Super Tucano – the close air support solution (Studio)

17th March 2022 - 12:00 GMT | by Studio

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The Embraer A-29 Super Tucano is in service worldwide, delivering a low-cost, capable platform, ideally suited for long-enduring operations.

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The capabilities of the Embraer A-29 Super Tucano make it an ideal option for European air forces as they look to their close air support (CAS) and training needs.

Today, the Super Tucano is in service with 15 countries, ranging from Embraer’s domestic Brazilian market to Nigeria.

Recent customers are ‘very happy about its capabilities, operational range and air-to-ground’ capabilities, said Ilker Aktaşoğlu, Shephard Defence Insight manager.

Noting that the US Air Force Special Operations Command (AFSOC) has taken delivery of three platforms, Aktaşoğlu said that ‘if they trust this platform, it means it’s

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