TITLE

DRS and Alenia Together for C-27J Maintenance

PUB. DATE
February 2011
SOURCE
Military Technology;2011, Vol. 35 Issue 2, p159
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the joint development of a Portable Maintenance Unit (PMU) announced by DRS Technologies and Alenia Aeronautica for the maintenance of C-27J aircraft.
ACCESSION #
59244986

 

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