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Al Fursan

Al Fursan
Al Fursan MB-339s at the 2012 Royal International Air Tattoo
Active 2010 to date
Country United Arab Emirates
Branch United Arab Emirates Air Force
Role Aerobatic display team
Size 7 aircraft (one aircraft is a spare)
Colors Black and gold
Aircraft flown
Trainer 2010 - date Aermacchi MB-339NAT

Al Fursan (Arabic: ﺍﻟﻔﺮﺳﺎﻥ‎; in English The Knights) is the aerobatics demonstration team of the United Arab Emirates Air Force. It was formed in 2010 with Italian-built Aermacchi MB-339NAT jet aircraft.[1] The team has a total of seven aircraft, of which six are used for performances and the seventh as a spare.

Display over Muscat, Oman

References

  1. ^ http://www.key.aero/view_news.asp?ID=1458&thisSection=airshow
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