bangladesh bangladesh biman bahini

bangladesh air force






Officially formed 28 Sep 1973, nearly 2 years after Bangladesh became independent from Pakistan. Main helicopter bases (2003) are Jessore (VGJR) in the west, Dhaka/Tejgaon (VGTJ) in central plain and Chittagong (VGEG) in the south east.

News


Bangladesh Air Force Signs for Five More Mi-171Sh, 19-Jun-17 : Paris Air Show 2017 Russian Helicopters to deliver in 2018 a new batch of five Mi-171Sh military transport helicopters to the Bangladesh’s Air Force

Five Mi-171Sh Delivered to Bangladesh, 11-Dec-15 : Bangladesh received 5 new Mi-171Sh equipped with additional fuel tanks and the latest avionics enabling them to all weather operations

Bangladesh orders Two Maritime SAR AW139, 14-Jul-14 : Finmeccanica – AgustaWestland is pleased to announce that the Ministry of Defence (MoD) of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh has signed a contract for two AW139 intermediate twin-engine helicopters.






List of Units

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Rotary Wing Aircraft UnitCreatedDisband
    1 Squadron? --
    9 Squadron? --
    18 Squadron? --
    31 Squadron? --

Bases and Locations

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Base / HeliportUnits on this Location
   Jessore18 Squadron
   Shah Amanat International1 Squadron
9 Squadron
   Tejgaon9 Squadron
31 Squadron


Model Types

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ModelDel'dFromTo
  AW AW1392015
  Mil Mi-171Sh2015
  Bell 4072012
  Bell 212161980
  Mil Mi-4 Hound219791994
  Westland wessex219731994
  Mil Mi-8 Hip (1st Gen)151973
  Bell 206

List of Aircraft

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ModelC/NBuiltID
Mi-17 Hip-H 96222 222 : Bangladesh Air Force 31sqn
Mi-8 Hip (1st Gen) 410 : Bangladesh Air Force Mi-8
: w/o 13may15, crashed at Chittagong Zahrul Huq airbase
: Preserved Tejgaon Air Force Museum by 2008
AW139 31613 613 : Bangladesh Air Force SAR, test serial I-EASS Jun15
: BAF - Operated by No. 1 Sqn based at Chittagong-Zahurul Haque.
AW139 31616 616 : Bangladesh Air Force SAR, test serial I-PTFR Jun15
206L-1 Long Ranger 45484 BH-484 : bangladesh air force
206L-1 Long Ranger 45557 BH-557 : bangladesh air force
212 35102 BH102 :
212 31131 BH131 :
212 31134 BH134 :
212 31169 BH169 :
212 31296 BH296 :
212 31297 BH297 :
212 31298 BH298 :
212 30772 BH772 :
212 30774 BH774 :
212 30796 BH796 :
212 30797 BH797 :
212 30804 BH804 :
212 30806 1976BH806 :
212 30969 BH969 :
212 30971 BH971 : Bangladesh Air Force
: 08sep15 at BAF BASE BSR, Bangladesh
Wessex HU.5 wa274 1965WA274 : ex UK RN XT452. In service late 1973. w/o 30 Sep 1976.
Wessex HU.5 wa300 1966WA300 : ex UK RN XT478. In service late 1973. wfu 1994.

23 Construction Numbers in this organisation found


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