La Ceiba/Goloson Intl (MHLC)

RWY 06/24     POS 15°44'32"N 086°51'12"W     ELEV 49 ft

Wing Squadron Aircraft Type(s) Name Badge
Héctor Caraccioli Moncada

- F-5E/F
Sivis Pacem

The FAH is without doubt the best equipped air force in Central America. For the main part, this qualification can be attributed the F-5E Tiger, as pictured here.

Nelson Mejia

The FAH is a long time user of the UH-1H. This is a more recent addition to the fleet, donated by Taiwan.

Raymond van Dijkhuizen

Palmerola/Coronel Enrique Soto Cano AB (MHSC)

RWY 17/35     POS 14°22'56"N 087°37'16"W     ELEV 2061 ft

Wing Squadron Aircraft Type(s) Name Badge
José Enrique Soto Cano

Academia Militar de Aviacion Ce172
Ce182P
CeT210F
MXT-7-180
T-27
Cap. Raúl Roberto Barahona Lagos

Honduras was the first export customer of the very succesfull Embraer Tucano. Ten aircraft serve in counternarcotics and advanced training roles.

Nelson Mejia

A more recent addition to the FAH is the Maule, an aircraft with great short take-off and landing capabilities. These aircraft are used for training.

Nelson Mejia

San Pedro Sula/Ramon V Morales Intl (MHLM)

RWY 04/22     POS 15°27'10"N 087°55'25"W     ELEV 91 ft

Wing Squadron Aircraft Type(s) Name Badge
Armando Escalón Espinal

1 Grupo Tactico OA/A-37B
CeT210M/N
Semper Altius

The A-37 Dragonfly is used for attack duties with 1 Grupo Aerotactico at San Pedro Sula.

Wim Sonneveld

The FAH put its aircraft seized from narcotraffickers to good use, like this Cessna 210 wiht a medical role.

Raymond van Dijkhuizen

Tegucigalpa/Toncontin Intl (MHTG)

RWY 01/19     POS 14°03'39"N 087°13'02"W     ELEV 3294 ft

Wing Squadron Aircraft Type(s) Name Badge
Hernán Acosta Mejia

Escuadrón de Helicopteros Bell 412SP
Hughes 500D
UH-1H


Escuadrón de Transporte Beech 200
Ce208B
Ce210
L-410UVP-E20


Escuadrón de Transporte Aereo Presidencial Bell 412EP
Bell 429
ERJ135BJ

The Cessna 208B is a popular aircraft in Latin America. The FAH operates four of them in different roles.

Johnny Rod

The President of Honduras uses this Bell 412 EP.

Raymond van Dijkhuizen

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