The Kuwait Police operates a small Air Wing comprising a handful of helicopters. The Police report to the Ministry of Interior. No historical details are known.
|?||Police aviation unit established.|
The Police Helicopter Wing is primarily involved in traffic patrol, VIP transport, SAR and EMS duties.
Main markingFin Flash
The national flag was carried as a fin flash. POLICE service titles were also displayed.
Aircraft Serial Numbers
Kuwait Ministry of Interior helicopters originally retained their former Air Force serial numbers. Helicopters purchased new since 2000 have a serialling system comprising a two-figure number for each airframe, prefixed by the letters KMOI, e.g. KMOI-04.
Coding system not used
None – Manufacturers designations used
Current Aircraft Inventory
|Aircraft Type||Total Del’d||Total Active||Still on Order||Role|
|Aerospatiale SA330H Puma||1||1||0||Policing|
|Aerospatiale SA342K Gazelle||4||3||0||Policing|
|Aerospatiale AS365N3 Dauphin||2||2||0||Policing|
|Eurocopter EC 135T1||2||2||0||Policing|
All-Time Aircraft Used List
|Aircraft Type||Quantity||Service Entry||Out of Service||Origin||Aerospatiale SA330H Puma||1||19??||current||Air Force|
|Aerospatiale SA342K Gazelle||4||19??||current||Air Force|
|Aerospatiale AS365N3 Dauphin||2||2005||current||France|
|Eurocopter EC 135T1||2||2001||current||Germany|
Aircraft NOT Used
No false reports known.
All aircraft are based at an unknown base.
Current Order of Battle
|KPHW||SA330, SA342, AS365, EC135||?|
Historical Orders of Battle
All-Time Flying Units List
Current Air Bases
All helicopters are operated from an unknown base.
All-Time Air Bases Used List
To be added