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Senegal Air Force takes its first new KAI trainer

Posted 3 June 2020 · Add Comment

The Senegal Air Force has taken delivery of its first two KAI KT-1 turboprop trainers, giving the Korean manufacturer its first African customer.


Senegal is currently using Daher TB-30 for its training operations for its fleet of four new-generation Aero Vodochody L-39NG. fighters
Powered by Pratt & Whitney Canada’s PT6A engine, 180 KT-1s are in service around the world including Turkey, Peru, Indonesia and Korea
 

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