Argentina to buy 10 Beechcraft C-12B Huron aircraft from USA

Argentina has approved the purchase of 10 C-12B Huron aircraft and related services from USA. The amount of this acquisition is around 16.6 millon dollars.

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Argentine to buy10 Beechcraft C 12B Huron aircraft from USA TC-12B (Picture source: Alan Wilson)

The Beechcraft C-12 Huron is the military designation for a series of twin-engine turboprop aircraft based on the Beechcraft Super King Air and Beechcraft 1900. The aircraft crew can be made up to two people and has the capacity to carry up to 13 individuals. It has a length of 13 meters, for a wingspan of 16 meters.

These aircraft are used for various duties, including embassy support, medical evacuation, as well as passenger and light cargo transport.

The UC-12B variant is the US Navy/US Marine Corps version, with an additional cargo door.