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C-27J Spartan

Country of Origin: Italy, USA


The C-27J Spartan is an improved version of the Italian G222 cargo plane, which was known as the C-27A Spartan in U.S. service (see separate G222 record for details).

The C-27J is extremely maneuverable, able to perform 3 g maneuvers similar to fighter aircraft, and has the highest power-to-weight ratio in its class, according to the manufacturer. The cargo area offers the ability to vary cargo floor height and continuously adjust attitude, ensuring easy loading and unloading of...

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