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Honduran armed forces receive donated aircraft

10 December 2018

The Honduran Air Force (Fuerza Aérea Hondureña: FAH) has received five aircraft that will be used for security and relief operations in the Central American country, the Ministry of Defence announced on 6 December.

The US has donated one Cessna 208B Grand Caravan FX light transport and liaison aircraft (serial FAH 021), which will be utilised for medical evacuations and humanitarian support. This is the third Cessna aircraft that the US has donated to Honduras, according to Defence Minister Fredy Santiago Díaz (the other two - serials FAH 019 and 020 - being transferred in 2015).

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