List of active aircraft of the Turkish Air Force

Aircraft

Current inventory

Aircraft Origin Type Variant In service Notes
Combat Aircraft
TAI Hürkuş Turkey COIN C 12 on order[1]
F-4 Phantom II United States fighter-bomber F-4E 49[1]
F-16 Fighting Falcon United States multirole F-16C/D 245[1] D variant also provides conversion training
AWACS
Boeing 737 AEW&C United States AEW E-7A 4[1]
Maritime Patrol
CASA CN-235 Spain patrol / utility 2[1]
Tanker
KC-135 Stratotanker United States aerial refueling KC-135R 7[1]
Transport
Transall C-160 Germany transport / utility 20[2] one dedicated for electronic warfare
CASA CN-235 Spain transport / utility 59[2]
Lockheed C-130 United States tactical airlift C-130B/E 16[1]
Airbus A400M Atlas Spain tactical airlift 9 1 on order[3]
Helicopters
TAI/AgustaWestland T129 ATAK Italy/Turkey attack 54[4]
Bell UH-1 United States utility UH-1H 59[1]
Boeing CH-47 Chinook United States transport CH-47F [5] 11[6]
Sikorsky S-70 United States utility / CSAR T-70 94 6 on order[1] - licensed built by TAI
Eurocopter AS332 France utility / transport 21[1]
Trainer Aircraft
KAI KT-1 Republic of Korea trainer / light attack 40[1]
TAI Hürkuş Turkey advanced trainer B 15 on order[1]
T-38 Talon United States jet trainer 33[1]
Canadair CF-5 Canada jet trainer NF-5A/B 24[1]
SIAI-Marchetti SF.260 Italy basic trainer 35[1]
UAV
Bayraktar TB2 Turkey combat drone 98[7]
TAI Anka Turkey combat drone 22[8]
Vestel Karayel Turkey combat/reconnaissance 10[9]
TAI Gözcü Turkey reconnaissance
TAI Pelikan Turkey reconnaissance
TAI Martı Turkey reconnaissance
Bayraktar Mini UAV Turkey reconnaissance 140+[9]
Malazgirt UAV Turkey reconnaissance 4[9]
TAI Baykuş Turkey reconnaissance
IAI Heron Israel reconnaissance 10[9]
TAI Keklik Turkey target drone
TAI Şimşek Turkey target drone
TAI Turna Turkey target drone

See also

References

  1. "World Air Forces 2018". Flightglobal Insight. 2018. Archived from the original on 6 February 2018. Retrieved 2 April 2018.
  2. "Airbus Orders" (PDF). airbus.com. Archived (PDF) from the original on 23 June 2018. Retrieved 26 June 2018.
  3. http://www.kokpit.aero/atak-54-kac-adet-teslim
  4. "Turkey – CH-47F CHINOOK Helicopters - The Official Home of the Defense Security Cooperation Agency". www.dsca.mil. Archived from the original on 2019-03-21. Retrieved 2019-03-21.
  5. "Turkey Receives First of Five CH-47 Chinooks on Order". Rotor & Wing International. 28 August 2018. Archived from the original on 30 August 2018. Retrieved 30 August 2018.
  6. http://www.kokpit.aero/tb2-bayraktar-siha-dalya
  7. https://www.airturkhaber.com/haberler/deniz-kuvvetlerinde-anka-sayisi-22-oldu/
  8. https://www.sabah.com.tr/galeri/ekonomi/iste-tsknin-iha-envanteri/11
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