Babcock climbs onboard French PC-21s

Helen Chachaty

2018/10/18 | 329 words | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | MAINTENANCE / MRO
Babcock climbs onboard French PC-21s © David Pujo / Armée de l'air

By the start of 2019, all seventeen PC-21s intended to train future fighter crews will be on the tarmac at French air force base BA 709 in Cognac. To enable them to take on flyers, they were inspected for airworthiness by the DSAé (The French government's Aviation safety department), after which they were awarded their registration and airworthiness certificate. The first planes have been "released" and are starting to be made available to initial instructors, who will then train other instruct...(…)

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