Military Capabilities

Colombian Air Force receives new training aircraft

20 December 2017

The Colombian Air Force (Fuerza Aérea Colombiana: FAC) has received two new Perkoz SZD-54-2 gliders, manufactured by Polish company Allstar PZL Glider for training purposes the service announced on 15 December.

The two-seat glider has a 20 m wingspan and stalling speed of 61.6 km/h.

The FAC has a growing fleet of new training systems. On 18 October, for example, the air force said it received two Stemme S10 VT gliders.

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