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Unit History


Escuadrón de Transporte

Role: Transport.

The unit was formed 1946.
 


Air Bases:
Base Duration
Campo Brihuegas/La Habana 1946 - 1961
BA Campo Libertad/La Habana 1961 - n/a

Aircraft Used:
Type Qty Service Example Serials
Douglas C-47 Dakota 12 1946 - 1967 200-211
Beech 18 (UC-45F) Expediter 1 1947 - 1961 213
Lockheed C-60A Lodestar 2 1950 - 1950 214,215
Noorduyn UC-64A Norseman 1 1951 - n/a n/a
Curtiss C-46A Commando 10 1947 - 1963 610-613
Piper PA-20 Pacer 7 1953 - 1958 FAEC1-7
de Havilland DHC-2 Beaver 9 1957 - 1967 FAEC15-20,29-31
Piper PA-18 Super Cub 5 1953 - n/a FAEC20-24
Piper PA-22-150 Tri Pacer 4 1955 - 1961 FAEC25-28
Piper PA-23 Apache 1 1955 - 1958 Jefe FAEC
Piper PA-22-160 Tri Pacer 3 1958 - 1961 FAEC34-36
Aero Commander 560 1 1956 - 1958 128
Douglas C-54A Skymaster 8 1957 - 1967 FAR614,615
Mil Mi-4 Hound 85 1960 - 1992 16,20,22,49,61
Antonov An-2 Colt 50 1960 - Present 12-10,12-13,12-15
Ilyushin Il-14 Crate 20 1961 - 1992 n/a
Mil Mi-1 Hare 30 1962 - 1989 n/a

References:

  • Central American and Caribbean Air Forces (Daniel Hagedorn)

  • Latin-American Military Aviation (John Andrade)

  • Air Arsenal North America (Phil Butler)

  • Aviación y Tanques de Cuba

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