Grumman JRF-5 Goose

in Paraguayan Navy Service

History

Three JRF-5 obtained in 1959 from US Navy, but only two delivered as one crashed on the delivery flight. Used by the Servicio Aeronaval.


Individual Details

Serial c/no. Prev. Identity Delivered Fate/Notes
126 B.53 BuNo 37800 1959 sold as N3284 to the USA in 1968
127 B.29 BuNo 37776 1959 sold as N3283 to the USA in 1968
no serial n/a n/a 1959 crashed on delivery flight


Pictures

None available at present.

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References

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To be added.

Vultee BT-13A Valiant

in Paraguayan Navy Service

History

Three BT-13A Valiants delivered in 1960. Used by the Grupo Aeronaval de Propósitos Generales.


Individual Details

Serial c/no. Prev. Identity Delivered Fate/Notes
110 n/a ANA 0152/1-E-110 12.4.1960 wfu 1968
125(1) n/a ANA 0167/1-E-125 12.4.1960 crashed in the Paraguay River in 1965
129 3583 ANA 0168/1-E-129 12.4.1960 wfu 1968


Pictures

None available at present.

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Breda Ba 25

in Paraguayan Navy Service

History

One Breda Ba 25 delivered in 1939. Used by the Escuadrilla de Entrenamiento.


Individual Details

Serial c/no. Prev. Identity Delivered Fate/Notes
n/a n/a n/a 1939 n/a


Pictures

None available at present.

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Cessna 206 Stationair

in Paraguayan Navy Service

History

Two Cessna 206 ordered new from the manufacturer and delivered in 1966. Supplemented by two more in 1968. Used by the Servicio Aeronaval and later the Grupo Aeronaval de Propósitos Generales.


Individual Details

Serial c/no. Prev. Identity Delivered Fate/Notes
130 206-0648 N4948F 8.1966 wfu
131 206-0649 N4949F 8.1966 wfu
132 206-1159 N29197 9.1968 wfu in 1990
133 206-1223 N71912 9.1968 wfu


Pictures

None available at present.

More Information

References

  • World Air Forces Directory 2007/2008 (Ian Carroll)

Other Sources

To be added.

Cessna 210 Centurion

in Paraguayan Navy Service

History

One Cessna 210 delivered in 1974 and replaced by another in 1997. Used by the Servicio Aeronaval and later the Grupo Aeronaval de Propósitos Generales.


Individual Details

Serial c/no. Prev. Identity Delivered Fate/Notes
134 210-63005 ZP-TOI 1997  
136 n/a n/a 1974 wfu 1984


Pictures

None available at present.

More Information

References

  • World Air Forces Directory 2007/2008 (Ian Carroll)

Other Sources

To be added.

Cessna 310

in Paraguayan Navy Service

History

One Cessna 310 delivered in 1988 and another in 1989. Used by the Grupo Aeronaval de Propósitos Generales.


Individual Details

Serial c/no. Prev. Identity Delivered Fate/Notes
142 310-0169 ZP-PJN 1988  
144 310-0095 ZP-TAG, ANP-401(2) 1989  


Pictures

Cessna 310 142 seen at Asunción – Silvio Pettirossi
IAP on 18 October 2003. (photo, Hans Rolink)


More Information

References

  • World Air Forces Directory 2007/2008 (Ian Carroll)

Other Sources

To be added.

Cessna 401

in Paraguayan Navy Service

History

One Cessna 401 delivered in 1984 and replaced by another in 1996. Used by the Grupo Aeronaval de Propósitos Generales.


Individual Details

Serial c/no. Prev. Identity Delivered Fate/Notes
146 401-0132 LV-AZJ 1996  
401(1) 401-0217 N7998Q, ZP-PGF 1984 crashed in the Chaco Region in 1986


Pictures

Cessna 401 146 seen at Asunción – Silvio Pettirossi
IAP on 17 October 2003. (photo, Hans Rolink)


More Information

References

  • World Air Forces Directory 2007/2008 (Ian Carroll)

Other Sources

To be added.

Douglas C-47 Dakota

in Paraguayan Navy Service

History

One C-47 delivered in November 1979. Used by the Servicio Aeronaval.


Individual Details

Serial c/no. Prev. Identity Delivered Fate/Notes
T-26 132468 42-93587, ANA 0278/5-T-26 Nov 1979 wfu 1981


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None available at present.

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Cessna 150M

in Paraguayan Navy Service

History

Two Cessna 150M ordered new from the manufacturer and delivered in February 1976. Used by the Grupo Aeronaval Entrenamiento.


Individual Details

Serial c/no. Prev. Identity Delivered Fate/Notes
122 150-77842   Feb 1976  
124 150-77860   Feb 1976  


Pictures

Cessna 150M 124 seen at Asunción – Silvio Pettirossi
IAP on 18 October 2003. (photo, Hans Rolink)


More Information

References

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

Other Sources

To be added.

Base Aérea Ñu-Guazú

Airfield Profile

Ownership

Operator: Paraguayan Air Force.

Location

Address: Not known.

Nearest Town/City: to be added.

  Latitude Longitude
Deg. Min. Sec. S 25° 16′ 25.00″ W 057° 31′ 50.00″
Decimal N 25.273611° E 57.530556°

Elevation: YY m/343 ft

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History

Name Changes

Base Aérea Ñu-Guazú ?? – Present

Narrative Summary

The base became operational in 1926. The I Brigada Aérea and the Brigada Aerotransportada "Silvio Pettirossi" operate from this base.

Key Dates

??    Formal opening of the base

Runways

Direction Length Width Surface
Metres (m) Feet (ft) Metres (m) Feet (ft)
01/19 xx xx xx xx Paved

Residents

The following organisations are, or were, permanently based at this location:

Based Military Units

Paragauyan Air Force
Paraguayan Navy Aviation
Paraguayan Army Aviation [1989-2010]

Based Civilian Operators

To be added.

Photo Gallery

To be added.

More Information

Books

None known

Magazines

Feature articles to be added.

Websites

http://wikimapia.org/18906197/es/Base-A%C3%A9rea-%C3%91U-GUAZU

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