Chile Air Force Nations // South America



OVERVIEW The Chilean air force (La Fuerza Aerea de Chile) is one of the oldest independent air forces in the world, having become operational in 1930. The Chilean air force is responsible for defense of the airspace over the mainland with aircraft and ground-based weapons. Both the Chilean army and navy operate separate aviation wings in support of their services. Units of the air force are administratively grouped into three commands: combat, personnel and logistics. The Combat Command...

 

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