two Saab Draken
© Austrian Armed Forces
The so called "Luftabteilung" was formally created on September
In November, Austria got its first airplanes - Yak-11 "Moose"
and Yak-18 "Max" trainers - a present of the Soviet Union.
The first flight of the Austrian Air Force of the 2nd republic took
place on December 9th, 1955 at 10.00 am.
The following register is divided in two groups - airplanes and helicopters.
They are sorted by the earliest registration date of the aircraft type.
To keep the register up-to-date we depend on your contribution!
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The register is in german language, but you can find a detailed
english guide below.
1966-1968 "Silver Birds" - Fouga Magister
1975-1976 "Silver Birds" - Saab 105
1975-1984 "Karo As" - Saab 105
1975-1987 and since 1997 "Das Kleeblatt" - AB-206.