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C-295
 
Latest update: November 2017

Company: Airbus Defense and Space (Casa)
 
Abbr.: Order and inventory status information: Abbr.: Order and inventory status information:
       
Order. No. of aircraft ordered. WFU No. of aircraft Withdrawn From Use.
Opt. No. of aircraft options. Sold No. of aircraft sold to another country.
Opp. No. of possible aircraft sales. Oth. D. No. of aircraft bought from another country.
Canc. No. of aircraft ordered cancelled. LS↓ No. of aircraft leased from another country.
Del. No. of aircraft delivered. LS ↑ No. of aircraft leased to another country.
On Or. No. of aircraft to be delivered. Act. No. of aircraft operational.
W/O No. of aircraft Written Off (crashed).    
       
Lease: When the no. of aircraft LS↓ and LS ↑ are equal the leased aircraft have been returned to the owner.
 
Order and production overview - aircraft totals
 
Country Order. Opt. Opp. Canc. Del. On Or. W/O WFU Sold Oth.D. LS↓ LS ↑ Act.
Algeria 6       6 0 1           5
Bangladesh 1       1 0             1
Brazil 15     1 13 1             13
Canada 16       0 16             0
Chile 3       3 0             3
Colombia 6       6 0             6
Czech Republic 4   2   4 0             4
Ecuador 3       3 0             3
Egypt 24       24 0             24
Finland 3       3 0             3
Ghana 3       3 0             3
Indonesia 11       10 1             10
Jordan 4       2 2             2
Kazakhstan 8       6 2             6
Mali 1       1 0             1
Mexico 14       14 0             14
Oman 8       8 0             8
Philippines 3       3 0             3
Poland 17       17 0 1           16
Portugal 12       12 0             12
Saudi Arabia 4       1 3             1
Spain 13       13 0             13
Thailand 1       1 0             1
UAE 5     5   0             0
Uzbekistan 4       4 0             4
Vietnam 3       3 0             3
Total 192   2 6 161 25 2           159
 
Comment(s):

The reports above only relates to military sales, twelve aircraft have been ordered by a lease company to offer these aircraft for use on the civilian market.

The C-295 variants:

Aircraft Comment                      
                           
C-295M Original version of the C-295.  
C-295MPA Modified C-295M for the Maritime Patrol and Anti-Submarine Warfare (MPA) role.  
C-295W Modified C-295M with winglets.  
C-295 (AEW) Modified C-295M with a radome. Company demonstrator. No sales for this variant.  
C-295 (??) Modified C-295M to be used as waterbomber. Company demonstrator. No sales for this variant.  
                           

The C-295W is currently the 'basic' variant offered to potential customers.

Both the AEW and Waterbomber are developed by Airbus D&S (Casa) and are in flight test phases with no aircraft sold to (potential) customers.

Twelve aircraft are ordered by a lease company to offer these aircraft for use on the civilian market.

Canada:

Announced on December 8th, 2016 it selected the C-295W with 16 aircraft to be bought. These will be delivered three years after the contract has been signed.

Czech Republic:

To place an additional order for two aircraft in the second half of 2017.

Finland:

One C-295M has been modified for ELINT operations.

United Arab Emirates:

Signed a contract on November 15, 2017 for five C-295Ws which will be delivered from the fourth quarter in 2018. Within the UAE Air Force the aircraft will replace the CN235s in service.
 
C-295 reports - per aircraft type
 
Country Aircraft Order. Opt. Opp. Canc. Del. On Or. W/O WFU Sold Oth.D. LS↓ LS ↑ Act.
Algeria C-295M 6       6 0 1           5
Bangladesh C-295W 1       1 0             1
Brazil C-105A 12       12 0             12
  SC-105SAR 3     1 1 1             1
Canada C-295W 16       0 16             0
Chile C-295M 3       3 0             3
Colombia C-295M 6       6 0             6
Czech Republic C-295M 4   2   4 0             4
Ecuador C-295M 3       3 0             3
Egypt C-295M 24       24 0             24
Finland C-295M 3       3 0             3
Ghana C-295M 3       3 0             3
Indonesia C-295M 10       10 0             10
  C-295W 1         1             0
Jordan C-295M 4       2 2             2
Kazakhstan C-295M 7       6 1             6
  C-295W 1         1             0
Mali C-295W 1       1 0             1
Mexico C-295M 12       12 0             12
  C-295W 2       2 0             2
Oman C-295M 8       8 0             8
Philippines C-295M 3       3 0             3
Poland C-295M 17       17 0 1           16
Portugal C-295M 7       7 0             7
  C-295MPA 5       5 0             5
Saudi Arabia C-295M 2         2             0
  C-295W 2       1 1             1
Spain C-295M 13       13 0             13
Thailand C-295W 1       1 0             1
UAE C-295W 5     5   0             0
Uzbekistan C-295W 4       4 0             4
Vietnam C-295M 3       3 0             3
Total   192   2 6 161 25 2           159
 
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