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Mexico - Navy
Armada de Mexico - Fuerza Aeronaval
The Mexican armed forces have taken delivery of many new aircraft in recent years, like these Beech 350s.
Photo: Enrique Giese
Acapulco/BAN Icacos-Puerto Naval
Rwy: HEL
Pos: 16°50'12"N 099°51'02"W
Elev: 24 ft
Base Escuadrón Aircraft Type(s) Name Badge
Base Naval de Acapulco

Escuadrón Aeronaval 821 Mi-17-1V
BAN Lázaro Cárdenas
Puerto Naval
Rwy: HEL
Pos: 17°57'02"N 102°11'02"W
Elev: 24 ft
Base Escuadrón Aircraft Type(s) Name Badge
Base Naval de Lazaro Cardenas

Escuadrón Aeronaval 621 Mi-17-1V


Escuadrón Aeronaval 622 AS565MB
Late 2009, deliveries of EADS C295Ms to the navy started, soon to be accompanied by a number of CN235MPA.
Photo: Wim Sonneveld
Campeche/Ing. Alberto Acuña Ongay, Camp (MMCP)
BAN
Rwy: 16/34
Pos: 19°49'00"N 090°30'01"W
Elev: 33 ft
Base Escuadrón Aircraft Type(s) Name Badge
Base Aeronaval de Campeche

Escuadrón Aeronaval 321 Mi-17-1V
Chetumal/Intl, QR (MMCM)
BAN
Rwy: 10/28
Pos: 18°30'17"N 088°19'37"W
Elev: 48 ft
Base Escuadrón Aircraft Type(s) Name Badge
Base Aeronaval de Chetumal

Escuadrón Aeronaval 511 CN235-300MPA


Escuadrón Aeronaval 512 T-6C+


Escuadrón Aeronaval 521 Mi-17-1V
The navy uses the T-6C+ Texan II for interception missions, with three squadrons.
Photo: Enrique Giese
Ensenada, BCN (MMES)
BAM #3 El Ciprés - General Alberto L. Salinas Carranza
Rwy: 11/29
Pos: 31°47'43"N 116°36'10"W
Elev: 66ft
Base Escuadrón Aircraft Type(s) Name Badge
Base Naval de Ensenada

Escuadrón Aeronaval 221 MD902
Guaymas/Gen. Jose Maria Yanez Intl, Son (MMGM)
BAN
Rwy: 02/20
Pos: 27°58'08"N 110°55'31"W
Elev: 89 ft
Base Escuadrón Aircraft Type(s) Name Badge
Base Aeronaval de Guaymas

Escuadrón Aeronaval 411 MX-7-180A


Escuadrón Aeronaval 421 Mi-17-1V


Escuadrón Aeronaval 422 AS565MB
Eurocopter products are well sought after in Mexico; apart from the EC725, the navy also operates the AS565MB Panther, pictured here.
Photo: SEMAR
La Paz/Gen. Manuel Marquez de Leon Intl, BCS (MMLP)
BAM #9 / BAN General Gustavo S. Salinas Camiña
Rwy: 18/36
Pos: 24°04'22"N 110°21'45"W
Elev: 89 ft
Base Escuadrón Aircraft Type(s) Name Badge
Base Aeronaval de La Paz

Escuela de Aviación Naval Schweizer 300C
Schweizer 333
Zlin 242L


Escuadrón Aeronaval 211 Beech 350(ER)



Escuadrón Aeronaval 212 T-6C+
No less than thirty Zlin 242L Gurus were delivery to train pilots at La Paz.
Photo: Enrique Giese
Mexico City/Licenciado Benito Juarez Intl, DF (MMMX)
EAM #1 / BAN Colonia Federal
Rwy: 05L/23R, 05R/23L
Pos: 19°26'11"N 099°04'20"W
Elev: 7341 ft
Base Escuadrón Aircraft Type(s) Name Badge
Base Aeronaval de Mexico

Escuadrón Aeronaval de Alto Mando AW109SP
Beech 350(ER)
CL-605
DHC-8-Q202
G450
G550
H225M
Lj31A
Lj60
Mi-17-1V
A single Dash 8 is operated by the Mexican navy, seen here landing at its home base.
Photo: Wim Sonneveld.
Minatitlán, Ver (MMMT)
Coatzocoalcos
Rwy: 01/19
Pos: 18°06'12"N 094°34'50"W
Elev: 43 ft
Base Escuadrón Aircraft Type(s) Name Badge
Base Aeronaval de Coatzacoalcos

Escuadrón Aeronaval 123 AS565MB
MD902


Escuadrón Aeronaval 124 UH-60M
The Mexican navy received three state-of-the art UH-60M Black Hawk assault helicopters so far, more are on order.
Photo: CJ
Tampico/Gen. Francisco Javier Mina Intl, Tamps (MMTM)
EAM #4 / BAN
Rwy: 09/27, 13/31. 18/36
Pos: 22°17'47"N 097°51'57"W
Elev: 80 ft
Base Escuadrón Aircraft Type(s) Name Badge
Base Aeronaval de Tampico

Escuadrón Aeronaval 111 T-6C+
Three EC725s have been delivered to the Armada in 2012, the first one is seen here at Ostend (Belgium) ready for shipment to Mexico.
Photo: Wim Houquet
Tapachula/Intl, Chis (MMTP)
BAN
Rwy: 05/23
Pos: 14°47'40"N 092°22'12"W
Elev: 115 ft
Base Escuadrón Aircraft Type(s) Name Badge
Base Aeronaval de Tapachula

Escuadrón Aeronaval 812 C295M


Escuadrón Aeronaval 813 CN235-300MPA


Escuadrón Aeronaval 822 Mi-17-1V
Eight Schweizer 333 helicopters were taken over from the PGR and are now used for training at La Paz.
Photo: Enrique Giese
Veracruz/Gen. Heriberto Jara Intl (Las Bajadas), Ver (MMVR)
BAN
Rwy: 09/27, 18/36
Pos: 19°08'44"N 096°11'13"W
Elev: 90 ft
Base Escuadrón Aircraft Type(s) Name Badge
Base Aeronaval de Las Bajadas

Escuadrón Aeronaval 122 EC725
Mi-17-1V


Escuadrón Aeronaval 112 Ce402
Mi-17-1V
Zlin 143LSi


Escuadrón Aeronaval 121 Mi-17-1V
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