Airbus Defence and Space (ADS) used Denel’s Overberg Test Range for successful testing of a new aircraft type.
Just being able to update a software system without having to rethink things from the ground up is something of a new trick for the Department of Defense.
If the shift is to build the kill web rather than buy stovepiped systems, the ability to manage software upgradeability in an agile manner is a crucial capability.
A capability which can determine combat success or failure.
Airbus Shapes a New Business Model for the C295: Expand the Global Fleet Through Working with a Leasing Company
With nearly 200 aircraft already sold and operating worldwide, the C295 is gaining traction as a global aircraft.