Britten-Norman BN-2A Islander
in Jamaican Defence Force service


Key Facts

Total Delivered: 2
Total Still Active: 1
Total Now Stored: 0
Service Entry: 1974
Retirement: current
Main Role: Patrol/SAR
Origin: UK


Used by 1. Flight in the fishery patrol, anti-narcotics and SAR role.

Individual Details

Serial c/no. Prev. Identity Delivered Fate/Notes
JDF T-2 699R G-BAYE 12.4.1974 wfu, used as GIA by the JMAS
JDF T-5 796R G-BDTH 11.1.1977 w/o after landing accident on 30.4.1994


None at present.

More Information


  • Air International May 2001 p.314-317
  • Scramble 389, October 2011, p.127-132

Other Sources

To be added.

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