Escuadrón de Reconocimiento

of the Honduran Air Force

History

No unit history available.

Subordinate Units

None.

Aircraft

Type Qty Service Example Serials
CASA C-101 Aviojet 4 1984 – Present 235-238
Embraer EMB-312 Tucano 12 1984 – Present 250-261
Cessna 337 (O-2A) Skymaster 1 1991 – 1993 684


Unit Markings

Escuadrón Aéreo 5 (Helicopterós)



Main Bases

Base Duration
Base Aérea Moncada/La Ceiba n/a – n/a
Base Aérea Soto Cano/La Palmerola AB/Comayagua n/a – n/a


Photographs

None currently available.

More Information

References

  • Latin-American Military Aviation (John Andrade)
  • World Air Forces Directory 2002/03 (Ian Carroll)

Other Sources

To be added.

Escuadrón de Caza

of the Honduran Air Force

History

No unit history available.

Subordinate Units

None.

Aircraft

Type Qty Service Example Serials
Bell P-63E-1-BE Kingcobra 5 1948 – 1960 400-404
Lockheed P-38L/M Lightning 7/1 1948 – 1961 500-506
Dassault Super Mystere B.2 21 1976 – 1996 2001-2021
Northrop F-5E/F 10/2 1989 – Present 4001-4012


Unit Markings

Escuadrón de Caza

 


Main Bases

Base Duration
n/a n/a – 1978
Base Aérea Moncada/La Ceiba 1978 – Present


Photographs

None currently available.

More Information

References

  • Latin-American Military Aviation (John Andrade)
  • World Air Forces Directory 2002/03 (Ian Carroll)

Other Sources

To be added.

Escuadrón de Comunicaciones

of the Honduran Air Force

History

No unit history available.

Subordinate Units

None.

Aircraft

Type Qty Service Example Serials
Cessna 180 4 1959 – Present 108,113,119
Piper PA-12 Super Cruiser 1 1961 – 1962 109
Cessna 185 (U-17A) Skywagon 6 1962 – Present 110,111,114,120-123
Cessna 170 1 1969 – Present 115
Beech 55 Baron 1 1994 – 1995 005


Unit Markings

Escuadrón de Comunicaciones

 


Main Bases

Base Duration
Base Aérea Mejia/Toncontin IAP/Tegucigalpa n/a – n/a


Photographs

None currently available.

More Information

References

  • Latin-American Military Aviation (John Andrade)
  • World Air Forces Directory 2002/03 (Ian Carroll)

Other Sources

To be added.

Escuadrón de Caza-Bombardeo

of the Honduran Air Force

History

The unit was formed as Sección de Caza Táctico.

Subordinate Units

None.

Aircraft

Type Qty Service Example Serials
Vought F4U Corsair 19 1956 – 1979 600-618
North American F-86E/K Sabre 10/6 1970 – 1986 1100-1105,3001-3010
Lockheed T-33A Shooting Star 1 1975 – 1977 222
Lockheed T-33A Shooting Star 1 1977 – 1981 1200


Unit Markings

Escuadrón de Caza-Bombardeo

 


Main Bases

Base Duration
Base Aérea Mejia/Toncontin IAP/Tegucigalpa n/a – n/a
Base AéreaMoncada/La Ceiba n/a – n/a


Photographs

None currently available.

More Information

References

  • Latin-American Military Aviation (John Andrade)
  • World Air Forces Directory 2002/2003 (Ian Carroll)

Other Sources

To be added.

Escuadrón de Ataque

of the Honduran Air Force

History

No unit history available.

Subordinate Units

None.

Aircraft

Type Qty Service Example Serials
Cessna A-37B Dragonfly 18 1975 – Present 1001-1018


Unit Markings

Escuadrón de Ataque

 


Main Bases

Base Duration
Base AéreaMoncada/La Ceiba n/a – n/a


Photographs

None currently available.

More Information

References

  • Latin-American Military Aviation (John Andrade)
  • World Air Forces Directory 2002/2003 (Ian Carroll)

Other Sources

To be added.

Escuadrón de Transporte

of the Honduran Air Force

History

The unit was formed as Sección de Transporte Aéreo and later renamed.

Subordinate Units

None.

Aircraft

Type Qty Service Example Serials
Noorduyn UC-64 Norseman 2 1945 – 1961 35,36
Douglas C-47 Skytrain 20 1947 – Present 301-321 until 1994, 301-308 after 1994
Lockheed UC-36A Electra 1 1953 – 1960 104
Convair P4Y-2 Privateer 3 1956 – 1973 792,794,796
Curtiss C-46 Commando 1 1958 – 1962 n/a
Douglas C-54 Skymaster 3 1958 – 1983 795,798,799
Fairchild C-82A Packet 1 1958 – 1963 793
Cessna 180 4 1959 – Present 108,113,119
Cessna 170 1 1969 – n/a 115
Douglas C-118A Liftmaster 1 1975 – 1982 800
IAI-201 Arava 2 1976 – 2007 316-317
IAI-1123 Westwind 1 1976 – 1992 318
Lockheed L-188A Electra 1 1979 – 1998 555
Piper PA-31 Navajo 4 1979 – Present 010,011,014,018
IAI-1124 Westwind 1 1981 . 1998 002
Rockwell Commander 114 3 1982 – 1994 116-118
Lockheed C-130A/D Hercules 4/1 1986 – Present 556-560
Cessna 401 1 1991 – n/a 007
Aero Commander 690B 1 1993 – 1998 008
Rockwell Commander 695 2 1994 – Present 006,016
Cessna 310 1 1996 – 1998 009
Piper PA-42 Cheyenne III 1 1997 – Present 012
Piper PA-28 Cherokee 1 2011 – Present 124
Beech 200 King Air 1 2011 – Present 015
Piper PA-34 Seneca 1 2011 – Present 017
Rockwell Turbo Commander 690 1 2013 – Present 030


Unit Markings

Escuadrón de Transporte

 


Main Bases

Base Duration
Base Aérea Mejia/Toncontin IAP/Tegucigalpa n/a – Present


Photographs

None currently available.

More Information

References

  • Central American and Caribbean Air Forces (Daniel Hagedorn)
  • Latin-American Military Aviation (John Andrade)
  • World Air Forces Directory 2002/2003 (Ian Carroll)

Other Sources

To be added.

Escuadrón de Base Aérea 1

of the Uruguayan Air Force

History

No unit history known.

Subordinate Units

None.

Aircraft

Type Qty Service Example Serials
no aircraft assigned      


Unit Markings

Escuadrón de Base Aérea 1

 


Main Bases

Base Duration
Base Aérea Gral. Berisso/Carrasco 19?? – Present


Photographs

None currently available.

More Information

References

  • World Air Forces Directory 2006/2007 (Ian Carroll)

Other Sources

To be added.

Escuadrón de Base Aérea 2

of the Uruguayan Air Force

History

No unit history known.

Subordinate Units

None.

Aircraft

Type Qty Service Example Serials
no aircraft assigned      


Unit Markings

Escuadrón de Base Aérea 2

 


Main Bases

Base Duration
Base Aérea Tte 2° Mario Parallada/Durazno 19?? – Present


Photographs

None currently available.

More Information

References

  • World Air Forces Directory 2006/2007 (Ian Carroll)

Other Sources

To be added.

Escuadrón de Policia Aérea

of the Uruguayan Air Force

History

No unit history known.

Subordinate Units

None.

Aircraft

Type Qty Service Example Serials
no aircraft assigned      


Unit Markings

Escuadrón de Policia Aérea

 


Main Bases

Base Duration
Base Aérea Cap. Boiso Lanza/Montevideo 1999 – Present


Photographs

None currently available.

More Information

References

  • World Air Forces Directory 2006/2007 (Ian Carroll)

Other Sources

To be added.

Escuadrón de Base Aérea 3

of the Uruguayan Air Force

History

No unit history known.

Subordinate Units

None.

Aircraft

Type Qty Service Example Serials
no aircraft assigned      


Unit Markings

Escuadrón de Base Aérea 3

 


Main Bases

Base Duration
Base Aérea Cap. Boiso Lanza/Montevideo 1999 – Present


Photographs

None currently available.

More Information

References

  • World Air Forces Directory 2006/2007 (Ian Carroll)

Other Sources

To be added.