New FWSAR maintenance trainer arrives in Canada

An orange aircraft with red markings ascends in a grey sky.
A maintenance training variant of Canada’s new CC-295 Search and Rescue aircraft takes to the sky in Spain. PHOTO: Airbus Defence & Space

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Canada’s Fixed Wing Search and Rescue Aircraft Replacement (FWSAR) project took an important step forward as the Aircraft Maintenance Trainer (AMT) departed Seville, Spain, to travel to Canada.

This specific aircraft—a training variant of the CC-295—is being flown by an Airbus Defence and Space flight crew as it makes its way to its new home in the soon-to-be search and rescue (SAR) training centre at 19 Wing, Comox, B.C.

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