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Latest update: July 2018
 
Abbr.: Order and inventory status information: Abbr.: Order and inventory status information:
       
Order. No. of aircraft ordered. WFU No. of aircraft Withdrawn From Use.
Opt. No. of aircraft options. Sold No. of aircraft sold to another country.
Opp. No. of possible aircraft sales. Oth. D. No. of aircraft bought from another country.
Canc. No. of aircraft ordered cancelled. LS↓ No. of aircraft leased from another country.
Del. No. of aircraft delivered. LS ↑ No. of aircraft leased to another country.
On Or. No. of aircraft to be delivered. Act. No. of aircraft operational.
W/O No. of aircraft Written Off (crashed).    
       
Lease: When the no. of aircraft LS↓ and LS ↑ are equal the leased aircraft have been returned to the owner.
 
Order and production overview - aircraft totals
 
Aircraft Order. Opt. Opp. Canc. Del. On Or. W/O WFU Sold Oth.D. LS↓ LS ↑ Act.
Mig-29 22       22 0 2 5         15
Su-25 40       40 0 1 20 5       14
An-2 3       3 0   3         0
An-26 5       5 0   5         0
An-30 1       1 0             1
C-27 3       3 0   3         0
L-410 8       8 0   8         0
PC-12 1       1 0             1
L-39 36       36 0 1 19 10       6
PC-9 6       6 0             6
AS532 12       12 0             12
AS565 3       3 0 1           2
Bell 206 6       6 0             6
Bell 430 1       1 0     1       0
Mi-8 8       8 0 1 6 1       0
Mi-14 12       12 0   12         0
Mi-17 26       26 0 1 9 10       6
Mi-24 44       44 0 1 26 18       -1
Total 237       237 0 8 116 45       68
 
Comment(s):

C-27J:

All three aircraft are (temporarily) grounded as a new maintenance contract needs to be negotiated with Leonardo.

L-39:

Aircraft expected to follow its Su-25 colleagues.

Su-25:

All operational aircraft reported to be grounded.
 
Order and production overview - aircraft detailed
 
Aircraft Aircraft type Order. Opt. Opp. Canc. Del. On Or. W/O WFU Sold Oth.D. LS↓ LS ↑ Act.
Mig-29 MiG-29A 18       18 0 1 5         12
  MiG-29UB 4       4 0 1           3
Su-25 Su-25K 36       36 0 1 20 5       10
  Su-25UBK 4       4 0             4
An-2 An-2 2       2 0   2         0
  An-2M 1       1 0   1         0
An-26 An-26 5       5 0   5         0
An-30 An-30 1       1 0             1
C-27 C-27J 3       3 0   3         0
L-410 L-410UVP 8       8 0   8         0
PC-12 PC-12 1       1 0             1
L-39 L-39ZA 36       36 0 1 19 10       6
PC-9 PC-9M 6       6 0             6
AS532 AS532AL 12       12 0             12
AS565 AS565MB 3       3 0 1           2
Bell 206 Bell 206B 3       3 0             3
  Bell 206B3 3       3 0             3
Bell 430 Bell 430 1       1 0     1       0
Mi-8 Mi-8P 1       1 0   1         0
  Mi-8PS 1       1 0     1       0
  Mi-8T 6       6 0 1 5         0
Mi-14 Mi-14PL 12       12 0   12         0
Mi-17 Mi-17 26       26 0 1 9 10       6
Mi-24 Mi-24D 38       38 0 1 20 18       -1
  Mi-24V 6       6 0   6         0
Total   237       237 0 8 116 45       68
 
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