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Order of Battle - Thailand

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

Thailand is a country in Asia sharing borders with Cambodia, Laos, Malaysia and Myanmar.

  Royal Thai Air Force
1x   Airbus A310-300   heavy transport
1x   Airbus A319-115X   VIP transport
19x   Alpha Jet A   advanced flying training & light attack
4x   ATR-72-500   VIP transport
16x   AU-23A Peacemaker   light transport
17x   Bell 412SP   utility & VIP transport
4x   Boeing 737   VIP transport
7x   BT-67   fire fighting
12x   C-130H(-30) Hercules   tactical transport
17x   CT-4 Airtrainer   basic flying training
9x   DA42 Twin Star   basic flying training & signals intelligence
28x   F-5E Tiger   air defence
3x   F-5F Tiger   operational conversion
43x   F-16A/ADF Fighting Falcon   multi-role
15x   F-16B Fighting Falcon   operational conversion
3x   G222   tactical transport
4x   HS748   light transport
2x   IAI-201 Arava   reconnaissance
2x   JAS-39C Gripen   multi-role
  "          "   +.. on order
4x   JAS-39D Gripen   operational conversion
  "          "   +.. on order
40x   L-39ART/ZA Albatros   advanced flying training & light attack
1x   Learjet 35A   reconnaissance
12x   N22B Nomad   surveillance
22x   PC-9   basic flying training
3x   S-92 Superhawk   VIP transport
1x   Saab 340   light transport
1x   Saab 340AEW&C   airborne early warning
  "          "   +1 on order
20x   UH-1 Iroquois   combat search and rescue & utility
   
  Royal Thai Army
3x   AH-1F Super Cobra   anti-armour attack
2x   Beech 200 King Air   light transport
1x   Beech 350 King Air   surveillance
2x   Beech 1900C   VIP transport
25x   Bell 206A/B Jet Ranger   utility
40x   Bell 212   utility
2x   Bell 412   VIP transport
6x   CH-47D Chinook   heavy-lift transport
16x   Enstrom 480B   rotary flying training
2x   ERJ-135   VIP transport
2x   Jetstream 41   VIP transport
5x   Mi-17V-5 Hip   medium-lift transport
  "          "   +1 on order
12x   MX-7 Super Rocket   basic flying training & light transport
8x   S-70A-43 Blackhawk   medium-lift transport
35x   Schweizer 300C   observation & rotary flying training
6x   T-41B   basic flying training
17x   U-17B Skywaggon   light transport
50x   UH-1H Iroquois   utility
2x   UH-60M Black Hawk   delivery date(s) unknown
   
  Royal Thai Navy
6x   Bell 212ASW   anti-submarine warfare & utility
4x   Bell 214ST   utility
1x   CL-215 Scooper   fire fighting
7x   Do228   maritime patrol
1x   ERJ-135   medical evacuation
  "          "   +1 on order
4x   Fokker 27   light transport & maritime patrol
2x   MH-60S Knighthawk   anti-submarine warfare
3x   N24A Nomad   surveillance
2x   P-3A Orion   anti-submarine warfare
6x   S-70B Seahawk   anti-submarine warfare
4x   S-76B   search and rescue
2x   Super Lynx Mk300   anti-submarine warfare
  "          "   +2 on order
10x   Ce-337H   basic flying training
   
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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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