Grupo de Aviación 6 (Transporte)

of the Uruguayan Air Force
 

Key Facts

Short Name:
Nickname: unknown
Main Role: Transport
Secondary Role:
First Formed: 1976
Parent Unit: Brigada Aerea I
Current Status: Disbanded

History

In 1975 The Grupo de Aviación 3 (Transporte) received some Embraer EMB-110C Bandeirante, but these aircraft formed on 13.1.1976 a new transport unit, the Grupo de Aviación 6 (Transporte). The group was disbanded in 1994, when the Escuadrón Aéreo 3 (Transporte) was established.

Subordinate Units

None.

Aircraft

Type Qty Service Example Serials
Embraer EMB-110C Bandeirante 5 1975 – 1994 580-584
Learjet 35A 1 1981 – 1988 500


Unit Markings

Grupo de Aviación 6 (Transporte)



Main Bases

Base Duration
Base Aérea Gral. Berisso/Carrasco 1976 – 1994


Photographs

None currently available.

More Information

References

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

Other Sources

To be added.

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