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United Arab Emirates Air Force

Total Aircraft: 327

Active Aircraft Inventory (2020)

FIGHTERS
HELICOPTERS
TRANSPORTS
TRAINERS
SPECIAL MISSION
ON-ORDER
164
Total available aircraft assuming a Below Average Readiness Rate of 50%.
229
Total available aircraft assuming an Average Readiness Rate of 70%.
245
Total available aircraft assuming an Above Average Readiness Rate of 75%.
262
Total available aircraft assuming an Excellent Readiness Rate of 80%.


Fighters
Total: 98 (30%)
OUTLOOK
STABLE
55
F-16E
Multirole
43
M2000/EAD/RAD
Multirole




CAS
Total: 30 (9%)
OUTLOOK
STABLE
24
S2R Archangel
Close-Air Support
6
AT-802I
Close-Air Support




Helicopters
Total: 15 (5%)
OUTLOOK
POSITIVE
8
AW139
Utility/VIP
4
Bell 412
Utility/SAR
1
Bell 407
Light Utility
1
H125M
Light Utility
1
UH-60M
Multirole




Transports
Total: 31 (9%)
OUTLOOK
POSITIVE
8
C-17
Strategic/Tactical
8
C-130H/L-100
Tactical
6
C-235
Tactical
2
King Air 350
Utility
2
P.180
VIP
1
Cessna 208
Utility
1
DHC-6
Utility
1
Kodiak 100
Light Utility
1
P-750
Light Utility
1
Saab 340
Utility




Trainers
Total: 146 (45%)
OUTLOOK
STABLE
31
PC-7
Basic Trainer
25
PC-21
Basic Trainer
22
F-16F
Fighter Trainer
14
M2000-9D/DAD
Fighter Trainer
13
Bell 407
Helicopter Trainer
12
G115
Flight Trainer
12
Hawk 102
Advanced Jet Trainer
12
MB-339
Advanced Jet Trainer
3
King Air 90
Flight Trainer
1
GA8
Flight Trainer
1
H125M
Helicopter Trainer




Tankers
Total: 3 (1%)
OUTLOOK
STABLE
3
KC-30A
Aerial Refueling




Special
Total: 4 (1%)
OUTLOOK
POSITIVE
2
MPA-D8
Maritime Patrol
2
Saab 340
Airborne Early Warning




On-Order
Total: 19
9
AH-64D
Attack
5
C-295
Tactical
3
GlobalEye
Airborne Early Warning
2
GlobalEye
Reconnaissance
National Powers (A-to-Z)
48 Countries Tracked; 57 Services Covered; 37,782 Total Aircraft Followed.
Afghanistan (288)
Afghan Air Force (288)
Switzerland (167)
Swiss Air Force (167)
United Arab Emirates (UAE) (327)
United Arab Emirates Air Force (327)