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Order of Battle - Italy

The list below provides an overview of military aircraft types operated by Italian armed forces and the (primary) roles they fulfil.

Italy is a country in Europe sharing borders with Austria, France, San Marino, Slovenia, Switzerland and Vatican City.

  Italian Air Force
32x   AB212   search and rescue
3x   Airbus A319   VIP transport
50x   AMX Ghibli   ground attack
16x   AMX-T Ghibli   operational conversion
4x   ATR-72MP   deliveries from 2012
8x   Br1150 Atlantique   maritime patrol
12x   C-27J Spartan   tactical transport
21x   C-130J(-30) Hercules   tactical transport
38x   EF2000 Typhoon   air defence
  "          "   +.. on order
12x   EF2000T Typhoon   operational conversion
  "          "   +.. on order
15x   F-16A ADF Fighting Falcon   air defence
3x   F-35A Lightning   delivery date(s) unknown
2x   Falcon 50   VIP transport
5x   Falcon 900EX   VIP transport
3x   G222   tactical transport
22x   HH-3F Pelican   combat search and rescue
1x   HH-139A   combat search and rescue
  "          "   +9 on order
4x   KC-767   air-to-air refueling
80x   MB339A/CD   advanced flying training
49x   NH500E/MD   utility
15x   P-180AM Avanti   light transport
20x   S208M   liaison flight
30x   SF-260EA Marchetti   basic flying training
1x   T-346A Master   advanced flying training
  "          "   +5 on order
16x   Tornado ECR   electronic warfare & reconnaissance
56x   Tornado IDS   ground attack
2x   SH-3D Sea King   VIP transport
   
  Italian Army
20x   A109EOA Hirundo   utility
58x   A129A/CBT Mangusta   anti-armour attack
54x   AB205A   utility
38x   AB206C Jet Ranger   utility
18x   AB212   utility
19x   AB412   utility
21x   CH-47C Chinook   heavy-lift transport
3x   Do228-212   light transport
16x   ICH-47F Chinook   deliveries from 2013
8x   NH90-TTH   tactical transport
  "          "   +51 on order
3x   P-180 Avanti   light transport
   
  Italian Navy
32x   AB212ASW   anti submarine warfare
4x   AB212NLA   combat search and rescue
14x   AV-8B+ Harrier   ground attack
22x   EH101 Merlin   airborne early warning & anti-submarine warfare
1x   NH90-NFH   airborne early warning & anti-submarine warfare
  "          "   +45 on order
10x   NH90-TTH   delivery date(s) unknown
3x   P-180M Avanti   light transport
4x   SH-3D Sea King   anti-submarine warfare
2x   TAV-8B Harrier   operational conversion
   
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Although every care has been taken to ensure the accuracy of this overview, it should be treated as a guide only. If you have any updates, please do not hesitate to let us know.

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