Model Variants (Including Prototypes)
C-160 - Base Series Designation
C-160A - Pre-Series Models; six completed
C-160D - West German Designation; 110 examples.
C-160F - French Designation; 50 examples
C-160Z - South African Designation; 9 examples.
C-160T - Turkish Designation; 20 ex-West German production models.
C-160P - Air France air mail conversion models; four examples; based on C-160F model.
C-160NG - Improved Frencvh C-160 appearing from 1981 onwards; 29 examples.
C-160H "TACAMO" - Specialized French platform for nuclear submarine communications; 4 examples.
C-160G "GABRIEL" - SIGINT electronic surveillance platform (French); 2 examples.
C-160R - Upgraded (renovated) C-160F and C-160NG models to new standard.