Beech Super King Air 350

in Paraguayan Air Force Service

History

One Super King Air 350 used between 1991 and 1994. Used by the Escuadrilla Presidencial and the Grupo Aéreo de Transporte Especiales.


Individual Details

Serial c/no. Prev. Identity Delivered Fate/Notes
FAP-01 FL45   1991 sold as N350CA in 7.1994


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Beech UC-45F/AT-7 Expeditor

in Paraguayan Air Force Service

History

Used by the Escuadrón de Transporte and the Lineas Aéreas de Transporte Nacional.


Individual Details

Serial c/no. Prev. Identity Delivered Fate/Notes
T-3 6868 44-47069 19.3.1945 wfu in 1949, EdT, UC-45F
T-5 7974 44-47566 16.3.1945 wfu in 1960, EdT, UC-45F
ZP-CBF 4114 n/a n/a n/a, LATN, AT-7
ZP-CBG 5473 n/a n/a n/a, LATN, AT-7
ZP-CBH 8101 n/a n/a n/a, LATN, UC-45F
ZP-CBI 8290 n/a n/a n/a, LATN, UC-45F
ZP-CBJ 6647 n/a n/a n/a, LATN, UC-45F
ZP-CCB 6843 n/a n/a n/a, LATN, AT-7
ZP-CCB(2) AF-189 n/a n/a n/a, LATN, C-45H
ZP-TBG A-60 n/a n/a n/a, LATN, D.18S


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Boeing 707-321B

in Paraguayan Air Force Service

History

Two Boeing 707-321B obtained in 1978 for use by LAP, with a third obtained in 1980. The last survivor was passed to the FAP and used by the Grupo de Transporte Aéreo. This latter aircraft was given to Brazil in 2010 but just the engines and some instruments were removed, so it remains in storage.


Individual Details

Serial c/no. Prev. Identity Delivered Fate/Notes
4001 18957 N415PA, ZP-CCF, FAP-01 1994 reserialled from FAP-01 by Dec 2003. Stored fro museum May 2011
ZP-CCE 18841 N410PA 11.1978 operated by LAP, stored at Asunción from 4.1992
ZP-CCF 18957 N415PA 11.1978 operated by LAP, to FAP as FAP4001 in 1994
ZP-CCG 19264 N419PA 2.1980 operated by LAP, stored at Asunción from 12.1991


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Boeing 707 4001 seen at Havana in February 2004.
(photo, Craig Walker)


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Beech 58 Baron

in Paraguayan Air Force Service

History

One Beech 58 Baron obtained from the Army in 2009. Used by the Grupo Aéreo de Transporte Especiales.


Individual Details

Serial c/no. Prev. Identity Delivered Fate/Notes
0232 n/a TE-02 2009  


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Beech 35 Bonanza

in Paraguayan Air Force Service

History

A total of nine Bonanzas of various models obtained since 1949 for military use, plus sixteen more for use by LATN. Used by various units.


Individual Details

Serial c/no. Prev. Identity Delivered Fate/Notes
T-5 D-1955 N8533A 4.1949 n/a, GAET, Beech A35
T-7 D-4075 N3802B 2.1955 n/a, GAET, Beech E35
T-9 D-4076 N3803B 2.1955 n/a, GAET, Beech E35
T-11 D-5122   5.1957 reserialled as FAP 0211 in 1980, GAET, Beech H35
T-15 D-5126   5.1957 n/a, GAET, Beech H35
T-58 D-7257   9.1963 n/a, Beech P35
0211 D-5122 FAP T-11 5.1957 n/a, GAET, Beech H35
0215 E-0911 ZP-PKB 1981 GATE, wfu 1994, sold Feb 1995, Beech A36
ZP-CAL D-2751   1951 n/a, LATN, C35
ZP-CAM D-2756   1951 n/a, LATN, C35
ZP-CAM(2) D-7886   n/a n/a, LATN, S35
ZP-CAS D-3996   n/a n/a, LATN, E35
ZP-CAT D-3997   n/a n/a, LATN, E35
ZP-CAU D-3998   n/a n/a, LATN, E35
ZP-CAV D-7887   n/a n/a, LATN, S35
ZP-CAX(2) D-4768   n/a n/a, LATN, G35
ZP-CBC n/a   n/a n/a, LATN, B35
ZP-CCP E-1608   n/a n/a, LATN, A36
ZP-TAO D-2746   n/a n/a, LATN, C35
ZP-TAP D-2791   n/a n/a, LATN, C35
ZP-TAQ D-2796   n/a n/a, LATN, C35
ZP-TAR D-2801   n/a n/a, LATN, C35
ZP-TAV D-3055   Jan 1952 n/a, LATN, Beech C35
ZP-TAW D-3050   n/a n/a, LATN, C35
ZP-TAX D-3140   n/a n/a, LATN, C35
ZP-TAZ D-3167   n/a n/a, LATN, C35
ZP-TBB D-3526   n/a n/a, LATN, D35


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Beech 33 Debonair

in Paraguayan Air Force Service

History

One Beech 33 obtained for FAP use with the Grupo Aéreo de Transporte Especiales, plus three more for use by the Lineas Aéreas de Transporte Nacional – LATN.


Individual Details

Serial c/no. Prev. Identity Delivered Fate/Notes
ZP-CAU(2) CD-927 n/a n/a n/a, LATN
ZP-CAW(2) CD-931 n/a n/a n/a, LATN
ZP-TWC n/a n/a n/a n/a, LATN
0205 CD43 PP-ADM 1991 GATE


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Armstrong Whitworth F.K.8

in Paraguayan Air Force Service

History

Used by the Escuela de Aviación Militar.


Individual Details

Serial c/no. Prev. Identity Delivered Fate/Notes
n/a n/a n/a 1922 shot down by ground fire at Pirayú on 9.7.1922


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  • Latin-American Military Aviation (John Andrade)

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Cessna 210 Centurion

in Paraguayan Air Force Service

History

One Cessna 210 obtained in 1987, followed by another in 1991. Used by the Grupo Aéreo de Transporte Especiales.


Individual Details

Serial c/no. Prev. Identity Delivered Fate/Notes
0218 210-69780* CP-2190 1991 Cessna 210L, wfu 2007, Preserved Nu Guazu 2010
0219 210-64346 ZP-PVB 1987 Cessna 210N, GATE, stored Nu Guazu 2008

* also reported as 210-59780.

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MyAviation.net:
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Photographer © JerryE


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Douglas DC-6B

in Paraguayan Air Force Service

History

Three DC-6B obtained from the Brazilian Air Force in 1975. Used by the Grupo de Transporte Aéreo.


Individual Details

Serial c/no. Prev. Identity Delivered Fate/Notes
4001 43822 N91302, , PP-YSM, FAB 2415, FAP T-87 1975 wfu Asunción 2001
4002 43824 N91303, PP-YSN, FAB 2416, FAP T-89 1975 wfu Asunción 2001
4003 44166 OY-KMI, PP-YSI, FAB 2412, FAP T-91 1975 wfu Asunción 2001


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Caproni Ca.309 Ghibli

in Paraguayan Air Force Service

History

Used by the Escuadrilla de Reconocimiento y Bombardeo and later the Lineas Aéreas de Transporte Nacional.


Individual Details

Serial c/no. Prev. Identity Delivered Fate/Notes
ZP-TAL 371   1939 n/a
ZP-TAM 372   1939 n/a


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