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CN-235  
Initial Operational Capability (IOC): 1984
Total Production: 274
Unitary Cost: EUR€28 million   (USD$29 million)
Also Known As: CN-235-300, HC-144A Ocean Sentry, HC-235A and Persuader
Origin: Indonesia and Spain
Corporations: Airbus Group* and Indonesian Aerospace   (*) lead contractor
Parent System: CN235
Initial Operational Capability (IOC): 1984
Total Production: 274
Family Members: AC-235
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Description: The CN-235 is a twin turboprop tactical transport aircraft capable of operating from short, unpaved runways. It has been selected by more than 20 countries worldwide and features versatility, minimal support requirements, safe and reliable operation in all environments at low costs. Typically the CN-235 aircraft complements larger C-130 Hercules cargo aircraft. The CN-235 tactical transport aircraft program is the result of cooperation between Spain (EADS-CASA) and Indonesia (IPTN). Spain has developed many variants of this aircraft and ultimately C-295 has emerged as the most sophisticated and versatile derivative of proven CN-235.

The CN-235 rear ramp facilitates load/unload of cargo operations being able to accommodate passengers, standardized pallets, light vehicles and other payloads. In addition to cargo missions, CN-235 can accommodate up to 36 fully equipped paratroopers as well as 21 stretchers for medical evacuation. Paratroopers airdrop can be done quickly due to the rear ramp and two side doors. The CN-235 can deliver loads everywhere through LAPES at low altitude or airdropping them from high altitudes. CN-235 versatility allows to perform additional missions through installation of external payloads and equipment such as marine patrol, electronic warfare, training or surveillance. The CN-235 and C-295 aircraft configured for maritime patrol duties have been dubbed 'Persuader'.

Despite it was designed for military customers, CN-235 gained civil certification in the United States, Europe and Australia. CN-235-300 is the latest production model. The US Coast Guard purchased the CN-235 aircraft to support maritime patrol missions starting in 2005 under the HC-235A designation.

CN-235 Applications


Support Aircraft C-295

CN-235 Specifications

Crew: 3
Number of Engines: 2
Troops: 51
Dimensions
Length: 21.4 meter (70 foot)
Wingspan: 25.8 meter (85 foot)
Performance
Ceiling: 7,620 meter (25,000 foot)
Max Range: 5,003 kilometer (2,701 nautical mile)
Power
Max Power at TakeOff: 3,500 shp (2,611 kW)
Speed
Cruise Speed: 450 kph (280 mph)
Time
Flight Endurance: 10 hour (0.42 day)
Weight
Cargo: 6,000 kilogram
Max Takeoff Weight: 16,500 kilogram (36,376 pound)
CEP: Circular Error Probable
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CN-235 News

There are 28 news between
18 Feb 2004 and 4 Nov 2016
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Friday, November 4, 2016SAGE Electronic Support Measures Enters Service with Idonesian Air Force CN-235 Maritime Patrol Aircraft
Tuesday, July 16, 2013Airbus Military Hands Over First CN-235 Aircraft to Cameroon Air Force
Thursday, June 13, 2013IAI Was Awarded Contracts to Supply Maritime Patrol Radar Upgrades
Wednesday, June 5, 2013US Coast Guard Takes Delivery of 15th HC-144A Ocean Sentry Aircraft
Tuesday, February 5, 2013US Coast Guard Awards Contract Option for the 18th HC-144A Aircraft
Monday, January 28, 2013Thales Delivers First Maritime Surveillance Aircraft to Turkey
Wednesday, July 18, 2012Turkish Coast Guard Takes Delivery of Four CN-235 Meltem II Maritime Patrol Aircraft
Wednesday, June 6, 2012Cameroon Air Force Orders One Airbus Military CN-235
Wednesday, October 19, 2011GE and IPTN Sign CT7 Engine Overhaul Agreement
Wednesday, July 6, 2011Airbus Military and PT Dirgantara Indonesia Sign Strategic Collaboration Agreement

Operators & Related Equipment


OperatorsItems
France28
YearHoldings
201427
Apr 201019
Jordan2
Two aircraft converted into Light Gunships in 2013 with M230 cannon, Hellfire II missiles and 70mm rockets
YearHoldings
20130
20122
Mexico2
Aircraft ordered by the Mexican Navy (7)
Spain?
Three CN-235-300 aircraft ordered by the Spanish Ministry of Infrastructures, Two CN-235 maritime patrol aircraft ordered by Guardia Civil
YearHoldings
201420
Turkey?
YearHoldings
201445
United States of America18
Three HC-235As (CN-235-300) sold to the US Coast Guard under Deepwater program. The number of HC-235As procured by the US Coast Guard could top 36.
YearHoldings
Jul 20156
Apr 201417
Jun 201315
201214HC-144A Ocean Sentry
Aug 201112HC-144A Ocean Sentry

Grand Total 5126
Propulsion Systems
CT7-9C3x2
Protection Systems
AN/ALR-93
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