TITLE

No Time to Spare? Go by Air!

AUTHOR(S)
Braybrook, Roy
PUB. DATE
October 2007
SOURCE
Armada International;Oct/Nov2007 Supplement, Vol. 31, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the evolution of transportation means, both currently available and those in the making, in the order in which they are most often employed-air, sea and land- with a strong bias on the aspect of support . In late 2006, PT Dirgantara Indonesia was licensed to produce and market in Asia the 8.1 tonne Eads-Casa C-212-400, a lightweight fixed-wing transport craft and it is hoped that the Indonesian government will choose this craft over Poland's PZL-Mielec M-28B Skytruck. Twin-jet transport craft and tankers are also discussed.
ACCESSION #
27360555

 

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