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AIR Algerian airforce general info

Last modified: 28 Jan 2021, submitted by: Joker
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Country: Algeria    Region: overall

Latitude: 36° 53' 42" N     Longitude: 7° 51' 15" E

Area use / Military Branches: Active

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Disclaimer: all data has been acquired by "open source" information from http://www.mdn.dz/site_cfa/accueil_fr.php and http://www.janes.com/
Algerian Air Force (AAF) القوات الجوية الجزائرية‎ Established 1956 against the then French occupying forces. Its current personnel strength: appx 10.000 professionasl and conscripts.
Structure:
- Central Airforce Command & Supporting divisions
- Regional Commands
- Airbases; training & supporting centres

Current aircraft used:
Combat:
- MiG-29S/UB and M/M2 fighter Fulcrum ; - Su-30MKA multirole Flanker ; - MiG-25 interceptor Foxbat ; - Su-24MK2 attack Fencer

Recon:
- Beechcraft ELINT 1900D ; - GulfstreamISR G550

Airlift & Refuel:
- IL-78MP tanker Midas ; - ATR-72 and Airbus 340 VIP airlift ; - C-27 ISTAR/airlift Spartan ; CASA-295 airlift ; - Beechcraft 1900D airlift
- Gulfstream 3 liaison ; - C-130 Hercules airlift; - IL-76 airlift ; - Super King Air utility/maritime patrol; - Pilatus PC-7utility

Helicopter:
- Agusta/Westland AW-101 VIP ; - Mil Mi-2 Hoplite liaison; - Mil Mi-26 Halo airlift; - Agusta/Westland AW-139 utility; - Bell 412 utility
- Eurocopter AS-355 utility; - Kamov KA-27 Hormone maritime patrol; - Mil Mi-17 Hip ;- Mi-24 Hind and Mi-28 Havoc (all attack)
- Agusta/Westland AW-119 trainer; - WD-3 Sokol trainer

Training:
- Yak 130 Mitten advanced trainer; - Aero L-39 advanced trainer; - ZLin Z-43 basic trainer

UAV:
- Denel Seeker recon; - Selex Mirach recon; - Armel surveillance; - Al Faher 10 surveillance; - Yabhon MALE UAV surveillance
- CASC Rainbow MALE UAV surveillance

AIrbases: listed in the database

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