WORLD AIR WAR HISTORY


 
  Angola   Angolan Army Air Defence Systems
Republic of Angola (Republica de Angola)

Angolan Air Force  •  Angolan Navy  •  Angolan Army AD  •  Foreign Air Forces  •   •   •   • 
National Air Force of Angola Gallery : An-26 -- Su-25 -- Su-24 -- MiG-17F
AF NEWS  •  AF HISTORY

Army 100,000 Personnel

Forces by Role & Equipment by Type

ANGOLAN ARMY AIR DEFENCE SYSTEMS
AD SAM 5 bn;

SAM 10 bty each with:
12 SA-3 Goa; 10 SA-13 Gopher; 25 SA-6 Gainful; 15 SA-8 Gecko; 20 SA-9 Gaskin; 40 SA-2 Guideline
MANPAD 500:
500 SA-7 Grail/SA-14 Gremlin/SA-16 Gimlet

GUNS TOWED 450+:
14.5mm ZPU-4;
23mm ZU-23-2;
37mm M-1939;
57mm S-60

FACILITIES
Angolan Amy Aviation Main Headquarters: HQ Located at Luanda

Notes:

Angolan Army Forces by Role (Current order of battle):
Armd/Inf 42 regt (dets/gps strength varies)
Inf 16 indep bde

Angolan Army inventory equipment:
MBT 300+:
RECCE 600: AIFV 250+: APC (W) 170
ARTY 1,408+ (SP 16+: TOWED 552: MRL 90+: MOR 750)
AT MSL MANPATS RCL 500: GUNS SP
AD SAM MANPAD 500
GUNS TOWED 450+:

Paramilitary 10,000 personnel.
Rapid-Reaction Police 10,000 personnel.

 
MI-8 Hip-C Forca Aerea Popular de Angola
Angolan An-26 Curl
Angolan Su-25K Frogfoot-A
Angolan Su-24MK Fencer-D
Angolan MiG-17F Fresco-C
Angola AF
Scheme
Angolan Su-27 Flanker-B


   Angola AF News:

U.S. - African Partnership Flight Angola 2014 concludes

• U.S. - African Partnership Flight Angola 2014 concludes  (1.4.2014)

Angola receives Super Tucanos

• Angola receives Super Tucanos  (1.2.2013)

Angolan Air Force buys six Super Tucano fighters

• Angolan Air Force buys six Super Tucano fighters  (4.4.2012)


• Angolan Air Force Su-22 Fighter jet crashes in southwest Angola, killing 1  (16.9.2011)

• Angola: Huambo air force plane crash kills generals  (15.9.2011)

• Angolan Air Force Copter Crashes, Killing One  (14.8.2011)


 

 



       info@xairforces.net Webmaster: REFLX DESIGN - © 2011 xairforces / Aviation Society,