All-Time Aircraft Used List
Burundi Army Aviation

Aircraft Type Quantity Service Entry Out of Service Origin
Aerospatiale SA 316 Alouette III 4 1966 current France
Aerospatiale AS 350B Ecureuil 1 1994 2006 France
Aerospatiale SA 342L Gazelle 4 1983 current France
Cessna FRA.150L 3 1973 2006 France
Dassault Falcon 50 1 1992 2004 France
Dornier Do 27Q-4 1 1966 1999 W. Germany
Douglas C-47 Dakota 4 1969 2006 ?
Mil Mi-8T ‘Hip’ 2 1998 2007 Russia
Mil Mi-8MTV-1 ‘Hip’ 1 19?? 2009 Bulgaria
Mil Mi-24 ‘Hind’ 3 2002 current Ukraine
SIAI Marchetti SF.260C 3 1981 current Italy
SIAI Marchetti SF.260WB Warrior 4 1981 current Italy/Libya

Current Aircraft Inventory
Burundi Army Aviation

Aircraft Type Total Del’d Total Active Still on Order Role
Mil Mi-24 ‘Hind’ 3 3 0 Attack
Sud Aviation SA 316 Alouette III 4 3 0 Liaison
Aerospatiale SA 342 Gazelle 4 3 0 Liaison
SIAI Marchetti SF-260C 3 1 0 Trainer/Attack
SIAI Marchetti SF-260WB Warrior 4 4 0 Trainer/Attack

Air Wing
Regional Security System

History

The unit was formed in 1999 with the arrival of the first aircraft.

Subordinate Units

None.

Aircraft

Type Qty Service Example Serials
Fairchild C-26A 2 1999 – Present RSS-A1, RSS-A2


Unit Markings

RSS Air Wing



Main Bases

Base Duration
Grantley Adams IAP, Barbados 1999 – Present


Photographs

None currently available.

More Information

References

  • World Air Forces Directory 2013/04 (Ian Carroll)

Other Sources

To be added.

Air Wing
Belize Defence Force

History

The Air Wing of the Belize Defence Force was formed in 1983.

Subordinate Units

None.

Aircraft

Type Qty Service Example Serials
Britten-Norman BN-2B Defender 2 1983 – Present BDF-01, BDF-02
Dornier Do-27 1 1987 – 1990 BDF-03
Cessna 182J 1 1996 – Present BDF-03
Slingsby T-67M-200 Firefly 1 1996 – Present BDF-04
Britten-Norman BN-2A Islander 1 2000 – Present BDF-05
Beech A90 King Air 1 2004 – 2006 BDF-06
Ayres S-2R/T Turbo Trush (DOSAW) 3 1988 – n/a N3100E, N3100N, N3090M
Bell UH-1H Iroquois (DOSAW) 1 1990 – 2000 N81526
Cessna 208 Caravan (DOSAW) 1 n/a – n/a N9720F


Unit Markings

Figure 1
To be added


Main Bases

Base Duration
Philip S. W. Goldson IAP/Belize City 1983 – Present


Photographs

None currently available.

More Information

References

  • World Air Forces Directory 2002/2003 (Ian Carroll)

Other Sources

To be added.