Venezuelan Military Aviation to buy Diamond DA-40s

VENEZUELIA’s BOLIVARIAN Military Aviation General Commander, Major General Giuseppe Ángelo Yoffreda Yorio, has confirmed 36 Diamond DA40 basic training aircraft are being acquired. The Austrian-built single engine aircraft, along with Enstrom 480B helicopters will be used to teach Air Force student pilots as well as other air arms of Venezuela, at the joint training centre […]

Venezuela receives more Y-8s

The Venezuelan Air Force received in early July the second batch of two Shaanxi Y-8F-200W transport aircraft from China.  They are part of a contract for eight aircraft ordered in late 2011 to reinforce the tactical transport aircraft fleet of the force and will serve with the Grupo Aéreo de Transporte No.6 at El Libertador […]