Armed Forces Overviews
Vietnam
High Command of Air Defense and Air Force
Bai Thuong
Thộ Xuân
Rwy: 13/31
Pos: 19°54'10"N 105°28'09"E
Elev: 73 ft
Division Regiment Aircraft Type(s) Serial range
371st Air Force Division

923rd Fighter-Bomber Regiment
Su-30MK2V
In 2011 the Su-30MK2V replaced Su-22s.

Bien Hoa (VVBH)
Biên Hòa
Rwy: 09L/27R, 09R/27L
Pos: 10°58'39"N 106°48'52"E
Elev: 33 ft
Division Regiment Aircraft Type(s) Serial range
370th Air Force Division

935th Fighter-Bomber Regiment
Su-30MK2V
In 2004 Su-27s were transferred to 940FTR.
Before 2009 935FR operated from Phan Rang.


The main fighter/attck force is now provided by the Su-30MK2V.
Photo: Internet
Da Nang (VVDN)
Đà Nẵng
Rwy: 17L/35R, 17R/35L, HEL
Pos: 16°02'38"N 108°11'58"E
Elev: 26 ft
Division Regiment Aircraft Type(s) Serial range
372nd Air Force Division

929th Fighter Regiment
Su-22M4
Su-22UM-3K


930th Helicopter Regiment
Ka-28ASW
Ka-32T
Mi-8
Mi-17
Mi-172
929 FR started conversion to the Su-30 in December 2014 but switched to Su-22 in 2015.
930 HR was activated on 3 July 2013 to absorb the helicopters of 954 HR.

Hanoi/Gia Lâm (VVGL)
Rwy: 02/20
Pos: 21°02'26"N 105°53'10"E
Elev: 30 ft
Division Regiment Aircraft Type(s) Serial range
371st Air Force Division

918th Air Transport Regiment
An-2
An-26
M-28
C212-400-MPA
C295M

The An-2 is still operational within the Air Force.
Photo: Internet
The An-26 is flying within the 918th Transport Regiment from Gia Lam.
Photo: Internet
Hanoi/Noi Bai (VVNB)
Nội Bài
Rwy: 11L/29R, 11R/29L
Pos: 21°13'16"N 105°48'26"E
Elev: 39 ft
Division Regiment Aircraft Type(s) Serial range
371st Air Force Division

921th Fighter-Bomber Regiment
Su-22M-3
Su-22M-4
Su-22UM-3
Su-22UM-3K
The Regiment used the MiG-21bis/UM until late 2011.

Hoa Lac (VVHL)
Hòa Lạc
Rwy: 13/31, HEL
Pos: 21°01'53"N 105°30'05"E
Elev: 79 ft
Division Regiment Aircraft Type(s) Serial range
371st Air Force Division

916th Helicopter Regiment
Mi-8T/KP
Mi-171V SAR
Mi-172

The backbone of the helicopter transport is provided by Mi-8 and Mi-171s
Photo: Internet
Kép (VVKP)
Rwy: 07/25
Pos: 21°23'41"N 106°15'41"E
Elev: 53 ft
Division Regiment Aircraft Type(s) Serial range
371st Air Force Division

927th Fighter Regiment
Su-30MK2V
The Regiment used the MiG-21bis/UM until ca 2014.

Phan Rang (VVPR)
Thành Sơn
Rwy: 04/22
Pos: 11°38'01"N 108°57'07"E
Elev: 101 ft
Division Regiment Aircraft Type(s) Serial range
370th Air Force Division

937th Fighter-Bomber Regiment
Su-22M-4
Su-22UM-3K

Phù Cát (VVPC)
Rwy: 15/33
Pos: 13°57'01"N 109°02'53"E
Elev: 104 ft
Division Regiment Aircraft Type(s) Serial range
372nd Air Force Division

925th Fighter/Air Training Regiment
Su-27SK
Su-27PU
Su-27UBK

Tân Son Nhut (VVTS)
Tân Sơn Nhứt (Ho Chi Minh)
Rwy: 07L/25R, 07R/25L
Pos: 10°49'08"N 106°39'12"E
Elev: 24 ft
Division Regiment Aircraft Type(s) Serial range
370th Air Force Division

917th Helicopter Regiment
Mi-8T/KP
Mi-17
Mi-171V SAR
Mi-172
UH-1H/J

One of the last examples flying around of the dual recent history is provided by the UH-1.
Photo: Internet
Yên Bái (VVYB)
Rwy: 13/31
Pos: 21°43'58"N 104°51'14"E
Elev: 120 ft
Division Regiment Aircraft Type(s) Serial range
371st Air Force Division

931st Fighter-Bomber Regiment
Su-22M-4/UM-3K
The Regiment used the MiG-21bis/UM until 2011/2012.

The main strike force is provided by the MiG-21bis, for which the training is provided by MiG-21UM
Photo: Internet
Training for Su-22s is provided by the Su-22UM
Photo: Internet
Vietnam
Air Force Officer School
Cam Ranh (VVCR)
Rwy: 02/20
Pos: 12°00'00"N 109°13'12"E
Elev: 42 ft
School Regiment Aircraft Type(s) Serial range
Air Force Officer School

920th Air Training Regiment
Yak-52
920 ATR was based at Nha Trang until late 2015.

Initial flight training is performed using Yak-52.
Photo: Thijs van Laaken
Dong Tac (VVTH)
Tuy Hoa (Đông Tác)
Rwy: 03L/21R
Pos: 13°02'53"N 109°19'55"E
Elev: 29 ft
School Regiment Aircraft Type(s) Serial range
Air Force Officer School

910th Air Training Regiment
L-39C
Up to 2003 the 910TR operated from Nha Trang

Lead-in training is provided by the L39C.
Photo: Internet
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