The AL-60C version was built under license by Atlas Aircraft Corporation in South Africa. This aircraft was designated the Atlas C4M and known as the Kudu. Over 40 aircraft were built and served the South African Air Force between 1974 and 1991.
A number of C4M Kudu aircraft are still flying privately and have proven well in the role of skydive release aircraft. The Kudu has been re-engine with a turbine engine. This design known as the Atlas Angel or Turbine Kudu. 8/9 pax to an altitude of 11 000ft AGL in 18-20 minutes.
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