New American assault fighter «Super TUCANO» can stand for service in the U.S. air force.
Light attack aircraft A-29, developed jointly by Brazil and the United States participated in the assessment of opportunities in the interests of the United States air force. This was reported on the portal upi.com.
Production of the future fighter, was engaged in the Brazilian company Embraer and Sierra Nevada Corporation from the United States.
After assessing the capabilities of a light aircraft, which will take place in new Mexico, the us military will decide whether to take it on Board. It is noted that now the US air force are looking for a new cheap assault fighter, which will be able to provide fire support to ground troops and will be economically viable in the training of pilots.
Produced A-29 «Super TUCANO» the plant, which is located in the state of Florida. The U.S. air force has certified him as an aircraft, suitable for use in Afghanistan and other Middle East countries.