Modern Active South African Air Force (SAAF) Aircraft (2018)
The South African Air Force inventory is led primarily by modern designs though a few classic products are apparent.There are a total of 14 Modern Active South African Air Force (SAAF) Aircraft (2018) in the Military Factory. Entries are listed below in alphanumeric order (1-to-Z). Flag images indicative of country of origin. Return to the Modern Aircraft Index.
Over 500 examples of the Spanish CASA C-212 Aviocar have been produced since manufacture began in 1971....
The advanced trainer / light strike BAe Systems Hawk has proven a success on the global stage....
The Beechcraft King Air series began operations in 1964 and is still actively marketed today....
The Falcon 50 is a further developed version of the passenger Falcon 20 series of aircraft....
The South African Atlas-Denel Oryx multirole helicopter became a local development of the original French Aerospati...
The Denel AH-2 Rooivalk was developed using research gained from the XH-1 Alpha concept demonstrator....
The Douglas C-47 Skytrain was perhaps the most famous of the many transport aircraft employed during World War 2 - ...
The AgustaWestland AW109 helicopter has gone on to see worldwide use by in both military and civilian roles....
Main versions of the Westland Lynx helicopter covered army and navy service roles that proved the type's adaptabili...
The storied Lockheed C-130 Hercules has become a proven and highly versatile tactical transport aircraft....
The Swiss-made Pilatus PC-12 has proven popular with global operators and some 1,500 have been produced since intro...
Over 600 of the Swiss-originated Pilatus PC-7 basic trainers have been produced since 1966....