Air Surveillance Wing
Estonian Air Force

 

Key Facts

Short Name:
Nickname: unknown
Main Role: Multirole
Secondary Role:
First Formed: n/a
Parent Unit: Air Force HQ
Current Status: Active

History

The Air Surveillance Wing was formed on 1 January 1998 and is tasked with monitoring and policing Estonian national airspace. A number of aircraft are operated so support this role. (Some documents refer to this unit as the Air Surveillance Division).

Subordinate Units

None.

Aircraft

Type Qty Service Example Serials
Antonov An-2 Colt 2 1997 – Present 40-41 yellow
Mil Mi-2 Hoplite 2 1997 – 2001 61-62 yellow
PZL PZL-104 Wilga 1 1998 – 2005? 50 blue
LET L-13 Blanik 2 1998 – 2005?  
Antonov An-2 Colt 3 2001 – Present 42 yellow
Robinson R44 4 2002 – Present 63-66 yellow
Aero L-39C Albatros 2 2006 – 2006 ES-RAZ,ES-YLZ


Unit Markings

Figure 1
To be added


Main Bases

Base Duration
Lennubaas (Ă„mari) 1998 – Present


Photographs

None currently available.

More Information

References

  • World Air Forces Directory 2004/2005 (Ian Carroll)

Other Sources

To be added.

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