There wasn’t one on display but a lot of military brass were caught up with the new C-27J Spartan. It has a logistics platform but is designed to withstand hostile fire and tactical maneuvering. It features three engine re-start options, night vision capabilities, ballistic protection, short takeoff and landing (STOL) capability and has more range and higher speed for this type of aircraft.
Maximum Cruise Ceiling: 30,000 ft.
Speed: 315 KTAS
Range: 1,000 nautical miles with 22,000 pound payload
There wasn't one on display but a lot of military brass were caught…
by Tactical-Life.com / Oct 20, 2008