USMC King Airs to receive extended range tanks

written by australianaviation.com.au | July 22, 2010

Hawker Beechcraft has received a contract to equip two US Marine Corps UC-12W Hurons (King Air 350) special mission aircraft with extended range fuel tanks providing 40 per cent more fuel than the standard aircraft.

The increase will provide the UC-12Ws with a capacity of 2355kg giving an endurance of more than 12 hours.

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