Agusta-Bell AB212

in Royal Bahraini Air Force Service

Key Facts

Total Delivered: 12
Total Still Active: 12
Total Now Stored: 0
Service Entry: 1980
Retirement: Current
Main Role: Transport
Origin: Italy


Twelve AB.212 obtained from Italy in 1980. Possibly initially procured for the Public Security Flying Wing, but in full BAAF markings by 1995. Used by 3 Squadron for transport duties and civilian policing.

Individual Details

Serial c/no. Prev. Identity Delivered Fate/Notes
BDF-542     ?  
901     1980  
902     1980  
903     1980  
904     1980 noted 1995

More Information


  • World Air Power Journal Vol 26 Autumn 1996 p.115
  • Worldmil(1988)
  • Worldmil(1994)
  • Worldmil(1996)
  • World Air Forces Directory 2000 (Mach III)
  • World Air Forces Directory 2006/07 (Mach III)

Other Sources

To be added.

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