Daily Archives: September 8, 2021

Airbus wins India order for supply of 56 C-295 transport aircraft

The country’s apex decision making body for defence procurement, the Cabinet Committee on Security (CCS),  Wednesday approved the procurement of 56 C-295MW transport aircraft from Airbus Defence and Space S.A., Spain. While 16 aircraft will be delivered in flyaway condition from Spain within four years of signing of the contract, remaining 40 aircraft will be manufactured in the country by a consortium led by India’s TATA Group within ten years of signing of the contract.