Possible sale of 24 T-6Cs to Argentina approved


The United States State Department has approved the possible sale of 24 Beechcraft T-6C+ Texan II aircraft to Argentina.

The proposed Foreign Military Sale will cover 24 T-26C training aircraft and will be worth an estimated $300 million.

The contract would cover 24 T-6C+ Texan trainer aircraft, spare engines, initial spare parts, support equipment, communications equipment, studies and surveys, contract logistics support and technical services, aircraft technical publications, aircraft ferry and support, life support equipment, initial maintenance training, initial pilot training, follow-on training, alternate mission equipment, Air Force Materiel Command services and travel, unclassified minor modifications and engineering change proposals, ground-based training system, operational flight trainer (OFT) and OFT spare parts.