Airplanes Planes Used By Egyptian Air Force

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List of planes used by Egyptian Air Force. Plane models are listed alphabetically and include additional information about each individual Egyptian Air Force aircrafts. Egyptian Air Force uses, or at some point has used, these planes. This list answers the questions "what kind of aircraft does Egyptian Air Force use?" and "what plane am I flying on Egyptian Air Force?" List includes photos of the Egyptian Air Force planes when available, to help clear up what airplanes Egyptian Air Force flies. List is made up of a variety of items, including Helwan HA-300 and Supermarine Spitfire. (12 items)
Aero L-59 Super Albatros is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Planes Used By Egyptian Air Force
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The Aero L-59 Super Albatros is a Czech military trainer aircraft developed from the firm's earlier L-39 Albatros. Compared to its predecessor, it featured a strengthened fuselage, longer nose, a vastly updated cockpit, advanced avionics, and a more powerful engine. At the time of its first flight on 30 September 1986, it was designated the L-39MS. Aero no longer produces this aircraft. In 1992, a dedicated single-seat attack variant was proposed under the project name ALCA, and was successfully marketed to the Czech Air Force. First flight of this variant, designated L-159A, was on 2 August 1997. The aircraft features mostly Western avionics, with systems integration undertaken by Boeing. ...more on Wikipedia

Type: Military trainer aircraft

Manufacturer: Aero Vodochody

Length (m): 12.2

Wingspan (m): 9.54

Maiden Flight: Sep 30 1996

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Northrop Grumman E-2 Hawkeye is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Planes Used By Egyptian Air Force
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The Northrop Grumman E-2 Hawkeye is an American all-weather, carrier-capable tactical airborne early warning aircraft. This twin-turboprop aircraft was designed and developed during the late 1950s and early 1960s by the Grumman Aircraft Company for the United States Navy as a replacement for the earlier, radial piston-engined E-1 Tracer, which was rapidly becoming obsolete. The aircraft's performance has been upgraded with the E-2B, and E-2C versions, where most of the changes were made to the radar and radio communications due to advances in electronic integrated circuits and other electronics. The fourth version of the Hawkeye is the E-2D, which first flew in 2007. The E-2 was the first ...more on Wikipedia

Type: Command, Control, Airborne early warning

Manufacturer: Northrop Grumman, Grumman Aircraft Corporation

Introduced: Jan 01 1964

Length (m): 17.56

Wingspan (m): 24.56

Maiden Flight: Jan 01 1960

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Helwan HA-300

The Helwan HA-300 was a single-engine, delta-wing, light supersonic Interceptor aircraft developed in Egypt during the 1960s. It was designed by the famous German aircraft designer Willy Messerschmitt. At various stages, Spain and India were involved in the development program. Spain agreed to finance two projects, the HA-200 and the HA-300, but cancelled financing the HA-300 project when it was just on paper. Then Egypt financed it, and the program transferred to Egypt where every part was built. At a late stage India financed the Egyptian development of the Egyptian E-300 engine to use it on the Indian fighter jet HF-24 Marut. The HA-300 was an ambitious project for Egypt, at the time ...more on Wikipedia

Designer: Willy Messerschmitt

Maiden Flight: Mar 07 1964

Hongdu JL-8 is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Planes Used By Egyptian Air Force
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The Hongdu JL-8, also known as the Karakorum-8, is a two-seat intermediate jet trainer and light attack aircraft designed in the People's Republic of China by China Nanchang Aircraft Manufacturing Corporation. The primary contractor is the Hongdu Aviation Industry Corporation. One of its export variants, K-8P Karakorum is co-produced by the Pakistan Aeronautical Complex. ...more on Wikipedia

Type: Light attack, Jet trainer

Manufacturer: China Nanchang Aircraft Manufacturing Corporation, Pakistan Aeronautical Complex, Hongdu Aviation Industry Corporation

Introduced: Jan 01 1994

Length (m): 11.6

Wingspan (m): 9.63

Maiden Flight: Jan 01 1990

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