Pilot Report: Putting Embraer’s KC-390 Through Its Paces

KC-390 aircraft on tarmac
Credit: Mark Wagner Aviation Images
When the Brazilian Air Force began talks with Embraer about replacing its aging airlifters more than 10 years ago, the initial idea was to build a high-wing version of the E190 regional jet. But it quickly became clear that given the scope of the mission requirements and the ambitions of the...

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