BN2 Islander Weapon Systems // Aircraft // Utility/Communications

Country of Origin: Britain

The BN2 Islander is a British multipurpose twin-engine aircraft in service with the military forces of more than a score of nations. A militarized version is called the Defender. Military variants have been fitted for airborne early warning (AEW), anti-submarine warfare (ASW), medical evacuation, liaison, logistic support and other general utility roles. The Defender has a high-mounted straight wing just forward of the fuselage midpoint. Single-slotted flaps extend from the trailing...


Like what you're reading? Become a member.

To become a member, please call 888-275-2264 or click here to
request subscription information.

If you are already a member, please log in to view this content.