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Uruguayan Air Force T-41D ditches in Punta del Este.

During the afternoon of February 2, 2018, whilst returning from an operational flight a  Fuerza Aérea Uruguaya  (FAU - Uruguayan Air Force) single engine...

Uruguayan Air Force Rotary Wings: Escuadrón Aéreo No.5

  COPYRIGHT Ernesto Blanco Calcagno (www.airpressman.com) The Escuadrón Aéreo no. 5 (Helicópteros) (Air Squadron no. 5) of the Fuerza Aérea Uruguaya (Uruguayan Air Force - FAU),...

Pucará – Uruguayan Drugbuster

With the imminent retirement of the type from Uruguayan Air Force service (scheduled for March 17, 2017) Airpressman publishes a description of the Pucará...

The MBB BO-105PAH-1 helicopters on Uruguayan Naval Aviation service

Armada 063 (ex Heer 87+00) flies for the camera in Punta del Este. (Copyright Ernesto Blanco Calcagno/airpressman.com) Copyright: Ernesto Blanco Calcagno         airpressman@gmail.com  ...

Raging Fire! Air Force and Naval rotary wing assets and civilian aviation to the...

FIREFIGHTING IN URUGUAY (Main Feature Image: Copyright Cortéz) By Ernesto Blanco Calcagno/Airpressman.com The naval Westland Wessex HC MK II was hovering over the Atlantic Ocean at 25...

The Ghost of Uruguayan Air Force 571

By Ernesto Blanco Calcagno/Copyright Airpressman.com (Images courtesy of pilotoviejo.com) Image courtesy of Pilotoviejo. It was a glorious autumn morning, with clear, deep blue skies and a warming...

A-37B “Dragonfly” – Post Maintenance Fly Test

Flying alongside a test pilot, a young technician carries out a Functional Check Flight on Cessna A-37B “Dragonfly” . All rights reserved – Copyright Ernesto...

Beechcraft B200T Maritime Patrol (Uruguayan Naval Aviation)

Beechcraft B200T Armada 871 flies over Punta del Este with Isla de Lobos (Seawolves Island) in the background, the beginning of Uruguay’s Atlantic waters. (Copyright...

Aermacchi SF-260EU – Flight Test – Uruguayan Air Force

Ernesto Blanco Calcagno flies this Italian built trainer, Alenia/Aermacchi SF-260EU, much loved as a military trainer © Copyright Ernesto Blanco Calcagno/www.airpressman.com “Do you want to do...

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