Sukhoi Su-27, Su-27UB
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República de Angola = Republic of Angola
About 1998-2000: 6 x Su-27 + 2 x Su-27UB. Probably 2-3 Su-27 and one Su-27UB is operational. Sukhois were bought in Russia or Belarus, from air force surplus. Pilots was trained in Ukraine, which maintained airplanes. One Su-27 was shot down by UNITA forces 19th November 2002 and crashed.
Since 2017: 12 x Su-30K. Angola has purchased 12 ex-Indian Su-30K, overhauled and modernized in Baranovichi (Belarus). Contract was signed in October 2013.
23 October 2019: Angola received the last of 12 aircraft.
Angola’s Sukhois had been upgraded to Su-30SM standard, giving them the ability to fire anti-ship and air-to-air missiles. They are also fitted with jammers.
unknown (maybe 25th Fighter Aviation Regiment at Kuito Air Base)
Su-30K: C-126 C-127 C-128 ... C-132
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