Spanish Air Force


Spanish Air Force

|| VIP transport || A310-304 || 2 || 2003 || 45 Grupo
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Beechcraft Bonanza || || aerial refuelling & transport || 707-300(KC) || 4 || 1987 || 47 Grupo
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IAI B-707 || || firefighting aircraft || CL-415 || 2 (of 10) || 2006 || 43 Grupo
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CASA C-101 Aviojet || || tactical transport
search & rescue
Training || Series 100
Series 200
Series 300 || 74 T-12
10 T-12B
6 SAR || 1974 || Academia General del Aire
Ala 37
801 Escuadrón
Base Aérea de Alcantarilla
Centro Cartográfico y Fotográfico (CECAF)
47 Grupo Mixto
Grupo de Escuelas de Matacán
Ala 48
721 Escuadrón
Base Aérea de Son San Juan
Centro Logístico de Armamento y Experimentación (CLAEX)
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CASA CN-235 || || VIP transport|| C560 || 2 || 1992 || Centro Cartográfico y Fotográfico
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Dassault Falcon 20 || || fighter/attack || F1M


F1BM || 37
4 || 1975 || Ala 14
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ENAER T-35C Pillán || || medium utility helicopter || AS 532UL || 2 VIP || 1982 || Ala 46
Ala 48
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Eurocopter Super Puma || || maritime Reconnaissance || F27 Maritime || 3 || 1979 || 802 Escuadrón
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LET L-13 Blaník || || maritime patrol aircraft || P-3A
P-3B
P-3M || 2
2
3 || 1973 || Ala 11
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McDonnell Douglas F/A-18 Hornet || || fighter-bomber || F-5M || 20 || 1970 || Ala 23
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PZL Bielsko SZD-30 || || mid size utility helicopter || S-76C || 8 || 1977 || Ala 78
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On Order

* 27 Airbus Military A400M [http://www.milaviapress.com/orbat/spain/index.php Spanish military aviation OrBat] ]
* 87 Eurofighter Typhoon - 71 Single-seat and 16 two-seat
* 28 NHIndustries NH90 - tactical transport and search and rescue

Distinguished Spanish Air Aces

*Luis Alcocer Moreno-Abellá
*M. Joaquín García-Morato y Castano
*Julio Salvador Diáz-Benjumea
*Manuel Vázquez Sagastizábal
*Miguel Guerrero García
*Miguel García Pardo
*Arístides García López
*Carlos Bayo Alessandri
*Abundio Cesteros García
*Narciso Bermúdez de Castro
*Vincente Aldecoa Lecanda
*Antonio Alós Herrero
*Mariano Cuadra Medina
*Lucas Fernandez Peña
*Gonzalo Hevia Alvarez-Quinones
*Fernando Sanchez-Arjona Courtoy
*José María Bravo Fernandez-Hermosa

ee also

* List of F-104 Starfighter operators

References

External links

*es icon [http://www.ejercitodelaire.mde.es Home page of the Spanish Air Force]
*es icon [http://www.aire.org/saf/ Unofficial Spanish Air Force page]
*es icon [http://www.militar.org.ua/foro/ Foro Militar General (a great Spanish Military forum)]

European topic
title = Air Forces in Europe
suffix = _Air_Force
countries_only=yes |UK_only=yes


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