Infographic: CC-115 Buffalo


 The Buffalo is one of the Canadian Armed Forces’ primary search and rescue aircraft.

  • 6 CC-115 Buffalos
  • Based in Comox, BC
  • Carries over 2,700 kg
  • Has a range of more than 2,200 km
  • Only 24 m long, making it small enough to service rough and mountainous terrain
  • The Buffalo can parachute or drop items in search and rescue operations, such as: emergency food and water kits, sea raft kits and illumination flares.
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