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Grupo Aéreo del Ejército 43 "Portoviejo"

Role: Observation, Attack, Reconnaissance.

The Gazelle helicopters are shared between the three operational squadrons.

 

Escuadrón de Observación

Observation Squadron.

No unit history known.

Aircraft Used:

Type Qty Service Example Serials
Aérospatiale SA-342L Gazelle 40 1981 - Present

340-379

 

 

Escuadrón de Ataque

Attack Squadron.

No unit history known.

Aircraft Used:
Type Qty Service Example Serials
Aérospatiale SA-342L Gazelle 40 1981 - Present

340-379

 

 

Escuadrón de Reconocimiento

Reconnaissance Squadron.

No unit history known.

Aircraft Used:

Type Qty Service Example Serials
Aérospatiale SA-342L Gazelle 40 1981 - Present

340-379

 

 

Air Bases:

Base

Duration

Fuerte Militar Teniente Ortiz/Portoviejo

n/a - Present

 

References:

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