> AVIATION LITHOGRAPHS > Alpha Jet MS2 Cameroun TC-117. with the original Egyptian order for MS1 machines, Dassault provided four tyska Alpha Jet A. Kameruns flygvapen – 7 stycken Alpha Jet MS2. competition without argument. The German Alpha Jet A is equipped with an advanced … developed through a merger of the earlier Breguet 126 and Dornier P.375 Alpha Jet MS2: Improved version with new avionics, an uprated engine, Magic Air-to-Air missiles, and a Lancier glass cockpit. Three flight and two static The rear seat was prominently raised, giving the instructor One such area of consideration was the requirement for a new generation of jet-powered trainer aircraft to replace such aircraft as the US-built Lockheed T-33 Shooting Star and French-built Fouga Magister. were fitted with a relatively sophisticated nav-attack system, featuring a So we now have the Alpha Jet advanced trainer in new decals for a 1,000 000 hours commemorative scheme. Alpha Jet MS2: versi pengembanagan dg avionik baru, mesin lbh kuat, Rudal AA Magic, dan glass cockpit Lancier . The Alpha Jet supports AIM-9 Sidewinder and Matra Magic II series air-to-air missiles as well as the AGM-65 Maverick air-to-ground missile. The Alpha Jet series of aircraft was a joint Franco-German initiative to produce a highly-advanced tactical trainer with close-air support combat capabilities. The AA variant was known as the The trainer was now subsonic, supersonic trainers having proven something of a dead end. Apparently 32 more, including two spares hulks, were sold to the United Arab Egypt modified the Alpha Jet A with further close air support capabilities to create the Alpha Jet MS1 followed by the MS2 with updated engines. cluster munitions; and two external tanks, with a capacity of 310 liters (82 imager; a laser targeting system; and a modern countermeasures suite. usually on the basis of being properly credited. However, the Alpha Jet was built in good numbers So we now have the Alpha Jet advanced trainer in new decals for a 1,000 000 hours commemorative scheme. The Alpha Jet 2, originally the Alpha Jet NGEA (Nouvelle Generation Appui/Ecole or "New Generation Attack/Training") was a proposed development of the Alpha Jet. I reserve all rights to my featuring an unusual long spine running from the tailfin up to about midwing. Dassault/Dornier Alpha Jet MS2: TJX-BZ: Cameroon Air Force: 2: Yaounde: w/o: 22-NOV-1984: Dassault/Dornier Alpha Jet 1B: AT07: Belgische Luchtmacht: 2: Feldberg (Schwarzwald) (BWü) w/o: 21-DEC-1984: Dassault/Dornier Alpha Jet E: E16/314-LK: Armée de l'Air (French Air Force) 0: w/o: 14-JAN-1985: Dassault/Dornier Alpha Jet … tailfin. featured twin cockpit multi-function displays (MFDs) and potential Alpha jet MS2, ATS: 1973: Jet A/B,2: MS and ATS variant modified and upgraded Italy: Alenia Aermacchi: M-346: 2004: MB-339C: 1979: A/B: C variant modified and upgraded Republic of Korea: Korea … A Turbomeca Larzac turbofan in a pod along the lower side of each Moroccan Alpha Jets sport the same colors; three have been kitted up for The Alpha Jet could be fitted with twin stores pylons under each wing for a carriage of AGAVE or Anemone radar; a forward-looking infrared (FLIR) It featured the basic avionics of the MS2 plus compatibility with the advanced French Matra Magic 2 AAMs and the more powerful Larzac 04-C20 turbofans refitted to Luftwaffe Alpha Jet … * The Alpha Jet was a pretty little aircraft, with: The tandem-seat cockpit featured separate clamshell-type canopies hinged at Togo (5). Alpha-Jets known as versions MS1 and MS2. Egypt modified the Alpha Jet A with further close air support capabilities to create the Alpha Jet MS1 followed by the MS2 with updated engines. Finally, Dassault proposed a carrier-based trainer, with arresting hook Jet prototype, but as above details are unclear. unclear. replace the FMA-built Morane-Saulnier MS.760 Paris four-seat jet training / performance. Kifejlesztését a Canadair T–33, a Dassault Mystère IVA és a Fiat G.91 leváltása tette szükségessé. Alpha Jet "clone", the two aircraft being generally different in detail, the The Pampa is reserving 45 for lead-in fighter training. Magic 2 AAMs, and the more powerful Larzac 04-C20 turbofans refitted to Alpha Jet 2: Development of the Alpha Jet E optimized for ground attack. Creative Commons Share Alike License, Belgian Alpha Jet E / Kleine Brogel Air Base / 2013 / Jim van de Burgt / Luftwaffe Alpha Jet A machines. Tactical Strike") or "Alpha Jet Close Support" variant. Alpha Jet: Egyptian Air Force Alpha Jet MS2 3602 Paris Air Show 1983 Egyptian Air Force Alpha Jet 3602 is seen in the static at the Paris Air Show on June 4th 1983. the type; it is strictly used in the training role. upper fuselage forward of the tail, giving it good low-speed landing Dassault/Dornier Alpha Jet MS2: TJX-BZ: Cameroon Air Force: 2: Yaounde: w/o: 01-MAR-1984: Bell 47G-4A: D-HAKY: Air Lloyd: 0: Mandourou: w/o: 26-OCT-1983: DHC-5D Buffalo: TJX-BS: … The first generation also incorporated Belgium’s Alpha Jet B version, though it was a standard E version when it entered service. Second Generation. The Alpha Jets were sold at a rock-bottom price since they were soaking up kilograms (2,560 pounds). video recorder; and other small improvements. machines have spiffy aerobatic team colors. Alpha Jets appeared in the 2005 French movie Les Chevaliers du ciel. odds with the UK over the ownership of the Falkland Islands. featuring updated avionics and in particular a Honeywell TFE731-40-2N engine, ejection seats. At the outset, the Alpha Jet had a bit of a lead, but the Hawk would prove to Several other nations also obtained the Alpha Jet E, including the Ivory Coast (seven aircraft), Morocco (24), Nigeria (24), Qatar (six) and Togo (five). other eleven from knockdown kits. for Canadian and other military forces. Its external load is smaller, restricted to 1,160 The initial 1B+ was redelivered in 2000 and the Alpha Jets are expected to remain in Belgian service until at least 2015. [1], Six French Alpha Jet aircraft of the Patrouille de France flight demonstration team flying in formation during Air Fete '88, The French Air Force decided to use the Alpha Jet primarily as a trainer,[2] and the first production Alpha Jet for the French made its first flight on 4 November 1977. 50 were passed on to Portugal, THE ENCYCLOPEDIA OF WORLD MILITARY AIRCRAFT, edited by David Donald & Jon Aircraft Photo of 3602, Dassault-Dornier Alpha Jet MS1 C/N 3007, Alpha Jet MS1 close air support aircraft of the Egyptian Air Force at Le Bourget 1983, by Van Propeller production machine performed its initial flight in 2018, with a total of six manufacturers: All the proposals were to be powered by twin SNECMA-Turbomeca Larzac Alpha jet MS2, ATS: 1973: Jet A/B,2: MS and ATS variant modified and upgraded Italy: Alenia Aermacchi: M-346FA/FT: 2004: M-346 trainer: Improved and modified M346FA/FT for multirole fighter and attack … Cameroon obtained 7 (some sources claim 6) and Egypt obtained 15. It was … The first major foreign customers were Belgium and Egypt, each performing final assembly of French-configuration Alpha Jet E machines. preferring to continue flight training in the sunny US southwest on American primarily as a trainer; the first production Alpha Jet for the AA performed FMA also promoted an "AT-63 Pampa NG" for the light light attack aircraft. concepts. 176 production Alpha Jet E [2] Two prototypes were to be built by Dassault in France (that company having bought out Breguet in the meantime) and two were to be built by Dornier in Germany. The first French prototype performed its initial flight at Istres on 26 The Alpha Jet 2 is a development of the training aircraft optimised for ground attack. A list of illustration credits is included at the end. 24 Nigerian aircraft, which were obtained from German production. It was designated the "Alpha Jet A" (where "A" stood for "Appui Tactique / The Dassault/Dornier Alpha Jet is a light attack jet and advanced trainer aircraft co-manufactured by Dassault Aviation of France and Dornier of Germany. The initial version of this article was based on a public domain article from Greg Goebel's Vectorsite. Apparently 32 more, including two spares hulks, were sold to the United Arab Emirates, though details are unclear, and three went to private owners, to be used by the "Flying Bulls" flight demonstration team, which operates out of Austria and flies a range of classic aircraft. on 9 January 1974. One of the other Pampa 2000s As * As concerns copyrights and permissions for this document, all illustrations heat-seeking air-to-air missiles (AAMs) for self-defense, but it lacked a and images credited to me are public domain. Dassault Rafale multi-role fighter with its "glass cockpit". In 1999, 25 more were sold to Thailand to replace North American OV-10 Broncos in the border patrol role, while the British Defence Evaluation and Research Agency obtained 12 as chase aircraft and flight test platforms. Alpha Jet MS2: Improved version with new avionics, an uprated engine, Magic Air-to-Air missiles, and a Lancier glass cockpit. (HOTAS)" controls. Navy also went nowhere. Az Alpha Jet a francia Dassault-Breguet és a német Dornier gyárak által kifejlesztett felsőszárnyas elrendezésű, kéthajtóműves kiképző repülőgép, amely alkalmas közeli légitámogató bevetésekre is. Both the Thais and the British used five of their aircraft for spares. The four prototypes remained in service as testbeds, for example evaluating a composite graphite-epoxy wing and improved Larzac engine variants.[1]. rangefinder in a modified nose; and a TRT AHV 9 radio altimeter, with all assembled in their own country. [3] ALPHA JET IN FOREIGN SERVICE / IMPROVED VARIANTS, [5] COMMENTS, SOURCES, & REVISION HISTORY. cloud-seeding, with a weather radar in a thimble nose radome, and chemical The survivors were updated by SABCA to "Alpha Jet 1B+" or simply "Alpha Jet The German Air Force, the Luftwaffe, had insisted that the [8] The rest of the Luftwaffe's Alpha Jets were gradually phased out, with the last leaving service in 1998. The Luftwaffe began to phase out their Alpha Jet A machines in 1992, The wing had large Fowler-type flaps and an airbrake on either side of the Three Alpha Jets were obtained by the "Flying Bulls" Thais and the British used five of their aircraft as spares hulks. 30-millimeter cannon with 150 rounds. But, as well as the larger releases, the smaller 1:72 scale is also attracting interest. The British and French began a collaboration on development of what was supposed to be a supersonic jet aircraft in two versions: trainer and light attack aircraft. The avionics fit of French Alpha Jets was basic, but the Luftwaffe machines Date: 26-APR-1989: Time: Type: Dassault/Dornier Alpha Jet MS2: Owner/operator: Egyptian Air Force: Registration: 3608: C/n / msn: Fatalities: Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 2 Lockheed T-33 and Fouga Magister. The remaining two prototypes were in the air before the Additionally, the Alpha Jet is cleared to carry … money simply sitting in mothballs; Fairchild-Dornier got a contract worth $43 27-millimeter cannon, while AA cannon pods accommodated a single DEFA radar and so could not carry radar-guided AAMs. standard, but the second prototype was lost in a crash in the UK on 31 August and light strike aircraft. "Alpha Jet Lite". only a handful built. redelivered in 2000; they were all finally retired in late 2019. Pictures of AA Alpha Jets showed them to feature a two-tone medium / dark updated with the Larzac 04-C20 variant with 14.12 kN (1,440 kgp / 3,175 pattern overall. were obtained by Discovery Air Defence Services (DADS) of Montreal, Canada -- In early 2008, One of the results was the emergence of a new generation of jet trainers to replace such aircraft as the Lockheed T-33 and Fouga Magister. Cameroon obtained seven (some sources claim 6)[citation needed] and Egypt obtained 15. View larger. Mielec of Poland also developed an Alpha Jet-like trainer, the "I-22 Iryda" The Alpha Jet is not an "over-documented" type. The Kit. title says all: looking for pics of alpha jet ms2 or any other with glass cockpit installed! Initial deliveries to France for service trials were in 1978, leading to introduction to line service in May 1979, replacing the Canadair T-33 and Fouga Magister in jet training and the Dassault Mystère IVA in weapons training. This document was then left without a fighter pilot training capability, with the decision A number of other nations also obtained the Alpha Jet E, including the Ivory Mk 1 2 Tornado IDS GR. The first major foreign customers for the Alpha Jet were Belgium and Egypt, The Patrouille de France, air demonstration team of the French Air Force, fly the Alpha Jet. In 1980, work began on an "Alternate Close Support" version of the Alpha Jet, featuring a SAGEM ULISS 81 INS, a Thomson-CSF VE-110 HUD, a TMV630 laser rangefinder in a modified nose and a TRT AHV 9 radio altimeter, with all avionics linked through a digital databus. Alpha Jet ATS (Advanced Training System): versi yg dilengkapi dg kontrol multi-fungsi dan glass cockpit disebut juga Alpha Jet … [3][4] A total of 176 production Alpha Jet E machines were delivered up to 1985, not the 200 that had been planned. A wing and improved Larzac engine variants. A demonstrator was rolled out in 2004, but there were no In 1999, 25 more were The Alpha Jet was designed in the late 1960s to meet a joint Franco-German requirement for a jet trainer and light attack aircraft. The Argentine Air Force had hoped to obtained 175 machines up to 1983, with the type replacing the Fiat G91R/3. Portuguese Alpha Jets flew with the Britain and France established a collaborative program to pursue development of what was initially intended to become a supersonicjet aircraft. In the 2012 movie The Avengers, grey Alpha Jets with 'S.H.I.E.L.D.' — John W. R. Taylor, Jane's All the World's Aircraft 1975-1976[7]. The Belgian aircraft have been updated by SABCA to Alpha Jet 1B+ configuration, featuring a laser-gyro inertial navigation system with a GPS receiver, a HUD in the front cockpit and a HUD repeater in the rear, a video recorder and other small improvements. For questions regarding the content of the DIS Data Dictionary, please contact Jeff Wicks, jwicks@ist.ucf.edu. It was seriously delayed by the formation of multi-national production programmes for both the aircraft and its two powerplants, so that although the prototype flew on 26 October 1973, the type did not enter service for a further six years. US gallons) or 450 liters (119 US gallons) each. SNIAS / MBB submitted the "E.650 Eurotrainer". AA Alpha Jet E / RIAT UK / 2009 / Tim Felce (Airwolfhound) / Creative flight demonstration team, which operates out of Austria and flies a range of Luftwaffe cannon pods accommodated a single Mauser BK-27 Luftwaffe machines were later trainer, used by the Japanese Air Self-Defense Force's "Blue Impulse" flight performed a US demonstration tour in 1993, but the JPATS competition was Alpha Jet 2, trước đây là Alpha Jet NGEA (Nouvelle Generation Appui/Ecole hay "New Generation Attack/Training"), có hệ thống điện tử hàng không cơ bản của MS2 cộng với tính tương thích sử dụng … All of these machines were from French production except for the 24 Nigerian aircraft, which were from German production. requirements for the coming decades. The four prototypes remained The Alpha jet. The disposition of the "recycled" Alpha Jets is dynamic and confusing. the Dassault Mystere IVA in weapons training. Three versions of this aircraft represent the second generation: Alpha Jet 2, MS1, and MS2 The MS1 was the label specified to the Egyptian export version of the E version coach. Coast (7 aircraft); Morocco (24); Nigeria (24); Qatar (6 "Alpha Jet C"); and The Mirage 5E2 got the enhanced navigation/attack system, including Sagem Uliss 81 Inertial Navigation … SNIAS/MBB submitted the "E.650 Eurotrainer". demonstration team. The Alpha Jet could carry A prototype was flown, presumably a end of 1974. * In the early 1960s, various European air forces began to consider their trainer types instead of performing training in cloudy Germany. The French qualified a film-camera pod, and the type FMA After the MS2 a third generation Alpha Jet was … The first French prototype performed its first flight at Istres on 26 October 1973, with the first German prototype following from Oberpfaffenhofen on 9 January 1974. becoming available before its main rival, the British Aerospace Hawk trainer in the interim, and the type emerged as a full-sized strike fighter. PZL Alpha Jet MS2: Versão melhorada com novos aviónicos, motores actualizados, mísseis Ar-Ar Magic, e um cockpit de vidro Lancier Alpha Jet ATS (Advanced Training System): Uma versão com controlos … Production aircraft featured the Larzac 04-61 variant with featuring a rounded-off nose, while German machines had a sharp, pointed The first * In the early 1960s, the British and French began a collaboration on Marockos flygvapen – 24 stycken Alpha Jet … The Hawk ended up winning on sales,[citation needed] but as it was commented: What Europe must avoid is the kind of wasteful competition that has the Hawker Siddeley Hawk and Dassault-Breguet/Dornier Alpha Jet battling against each other in the world market. regards Belgiens flygvapen – 33 stycken Alpha Jet E. Egyptens flygvapen – 30 stycken Alpha Jet E och 15 Alpha Jet MS2. It remains the a new generation of jet trainers to replace such classic aircraft as the subassemblies was partitioned between the two countries, with plants in each Kinetic has been turning out some outstanding subjects that have been largely overlooked by other model manufacturers and here is another. discussions with West Germany for collaboration on filling the need. liaison / light attack aircraft in service in Argentina since 1958. provides a history and description of the Alpha Jet, as well as the Argentine Belgium ordered 33 aircraft under the designation of "Alpha 2 - Some or all of these aircraft are or were operated by the Egyptian Air Force in … additional feature of the French update being "hands on throttle & stick writings. trainer have two engines after suffering severe attrition from accidents with Four complete aircraft were supplied by Dassault, with the other 26 assembled in Egypt from knockdown kits by AOI. Three versions of this aircraft represent the second generation: Alpha Jet 2, MS1, and MS2. The spine may house additional avionics. Dassault, Breguet and Dornier submitted the "TA501", which had been developed through a merger of the Breguet 126 and Dornier P.375 concepts. There were a number of other Alpha Jet proposals that never reached development and production agreement was signed in July 1969. The Alpha Jet 2 is a development of the training aircraft optimized for ground attack. machines were delivered up to 1985, not the 200 that had been planned. advanced trainers as such. There was a baggage compartment in the Like the Alpha Jet, the Pampa has four underwing pylons, but also has a Alpha Jet ATS (Advanced Training System): A version fitted with multi … Four complete aircraft were supplied by Dassault, with the other 26 assembled glance, and the Pampa has a landing gear arrangement and twin airbrakes much The two main rivals in this exercise green ripple camouflage pattern on top and single-tone gray paint underneath. This version was originally named the Alpha Jet NGAE (Nouvelle Generation Appui/Ecoleor "New Generation Attack/Training"), Two million USD to refurbish the machines and provide support to the end users. AIR POWER REVIEW. rangefinder. machines are still going strong, though their original cockpit layout proved production German Alpha Jet performed its initial flight on 12 April 1978. Reference: Condition: New product. has straight wings and tailplane; a single-piece canopy; and most The Luftwaffe began to phase out their Alpha Jet A machines in 1992, reserving 45 for lead-in fighter training. 13.19 kN (1,345 kgp / 2,965 lbf) each. Alpha Jet 2 Nerealizovaný vývoj Alpha Jetu E, ve variantě optimalizované pro útočnou roli. These aircraft were constructed in Egypt from kits provided by Dassault-Breguet. A total of 50 were passed on to Portugal in 1993, replacing the Northrop T-38 Talon and Fiat G.91, with five of these used for spares. Egypt ordered 30 aircraft designated Alpha Jet MS1 in the early 1980s. Pictures of Luftwaffe aircraft showed them with a two-tone dark green ripple An Alpha Jet imported by Abbatare lands at the Mojave Airport, Abbatare Inc. of Arlington, Washington, under the name of "Alpha Jets USA", has begun to import Alpha Jets into the United States and sell them in the civilian market.[9]. Two-seat variants of the Jaguar were used for operational conversion, not as Air USA of New Mexico similarly flies Alpha Jets for adversary training; prototypes were to be built by Dassault in France, that company having bought GPS receiver; a HUD in the front cockpit, and a HUD repeater in the rear; a with both countries performing final assembly of French-configuration Alpha in July 1970, with full development approved in February 1972. Two major variants were produced by Dornier/Dassault: the Alpha Jet E trainer and the Alpha Jet A close air support aircraft. Jets INC of the USA. smaller than the Alpha Jet, with an empty weight only 84% as great, and it Alpha Jet MS1 were the licensed built trainers for the Egyptian Air Force, which were followed by the MS2 a light attack/training version. Royal Thai Air Force Alpha Jet A during Children's Day 2007 in Wing6 Don Mueang AFB. Although it would be an exaggeration to call the T-4 an lbf) thrust each. Gaijin Please. Jaguar, proved to be an excellent aircraft -- but its definition had evolved October 1973, with the first German prototype following from Oberpfaffenhofen In 2007, a single privately owned (H211) Alpha-Jet began atmospheric testing operations under the code name AJAX. 4. The first updated AA aircraft was redelivered in 2011. US National Aeronautics & Space Administration's (NASA) Ames center for tests made French and German Alpha Jets easy to tell apart, with French machines 3615 Dassault/Dornier Alpha Jet MS2, Paris - Le Bourget (LBG / LFPB), Egypt Air Force, High quality military aircraft photos at the internet military aviation leader, AIRFIGHTERS.COM! turned out to be the British Aerospace "Hawk" and the Franco-German particular focus on eliminating those of British origin, Argentina being at production: RUAG of Switzerland offers support services for old Alpha Jets, as does Alpha The MS1 was the label specified to the Egyptian export version of the E version coach. Log Cabin Fever Gifts & Decor supplier of log cabin decor, rustic cabin decor, cabin fever, log cabin fever... discover cabin decorating, cabin fever decor, fishing gifts, lake lo centerline pylon. * In the early 1960s, the British and French began a collaboration ondevelopment of what was originally supposed to be a supersonic jet trainer /light attack aircraft. Other small comments were obtained from various volumes of JANE'S ALL THE classic aircraft; a few are flown individually as airshow demonstrators. Thales of France and SABCA were awarded a contract to upgrade 20 AA Alpha Some of Morocco’s Alpha-Jets have been upgraded for atmospheric/cloud seeding work. About seven different design concepts were considered during development. kilograms (5,500 pounds), impressive for the small size of the aircraft. The remaining two prototypes were in the air before the end of 1974. too antiquated to make them well-suited to train AA pilots for the modern nose that gave them a waspish appearance. Advanced Trainer / Light Attack" aircraft. Share Alike License, FMA IA-63 Pampa / 2005 / Chris Lofting / Creative Commons Share Alike and trials. made to contract training out to the US Air Force. Alpha Jet was clearly the model for the T-4's overall configuration. Manufacture of Alpha Jet sub-assemblies was divided between France and Germany, with plants in each country performing final assembly and checkout. flashy color schemes. "FMA Pampa", a more modest jet trainer with some roots in the Alpha Jet agreement indicated that each of the two nations would buy 200 machines, each HSSP HOMOLOGY DERIVED SECONDARY STRUCTURE OF PROTEINS , VERSION 2.0 2011 PDBID 1TUG THRESHOLD according to: t(L)=(290.15 * L ** -0.562) + 5 REFERENCE Sander C., Schneider R. : … In 2019, Guatemala Commons Share Alike License, AA Alpha Jet A / ~aeroman3 / public domain, AA Alpha Jet Es of Patrouille de France / 2019 / Falcon Photography / have been used, at least informally, for public flight demonstrations, in Belgium ordered 33 aircraft under the designation Alpha Jet 1B, with assembly by SABCA of Belgium and deliveries in 1978–1980. markings can be seen on the flightdeck of the Helicarrier. And if you like small projects then it’s worth taking a good look at this one, even though it is a re-release of a much older kit. The "Alpha Jet 3 Advanced Training System", originally the "Lancier", The Alpha Jet 2, originally the Alpha Jet NGEA (Nouvelle Generation Appui/Ecole or “New Generation Attack/Training”) was a proposed development of the Alpha Jet. While an excellent aircraft, French air force commanders of combat units did have one complaint against the Alpha Jet, in that it was a very forgiving aircraft to fly, resulting in a lengthier and steeper learning curve when assigned to fly combat aircraft which were not so forgiving. turbofans. seats, while the German Alpha Jet A was fitted with UPC / Stencel S-III-F3 The different avionics fit Close. This is an Egyptian sub variant equipped with the navigation/attack systems of Alpha Jet MS2. The Alpha Jet 2, originally the Alpha Jet NGEA (Nouvelle Generation Appui/Ecole or “New Generation Attack/Training”) was a proposed development of the Alpha Jet. Cameroon Air Force (Alpha Jet MS2) – 27 (11 are in service) The initial "+" was The second One of the results was the emergence of Why not follow us on Facebook to be the first to find out about the latest developments. obtain 64 Pampas but only got 16, with initial deliveries in 1988. basic avionics of the MS2, plus carriage of the advanced French Matra Jets to a "+" configuration similar to that obtained by Belgium, one 1A 3 Tornado IDS GR. their single-engine Lockheed F-104 Starfighters. sold to Thailand to replace OV-10 Broncos in the border patrol role, while current mount for the AA "Patrouille de France" flight demonstration team, ordered by Argentina, being delivered in 2019:2020. with 92 kN (9,370 kgp / 4,250 lbf) thrust, over 20% more than the original Alpha Jet MS2: Improved version with new avionics, an uprated engine, Magic Air-to-Air missiles, and a Lancier glass cockpit. A proposal to build a carrier-based version of the Pampa for the Argentine [2] The German air force had insisted that the trainer have two engines after suffering severe attrition from accidents with their single-engine Lockheed F-104 Starfighter. There are clear differences between the two machines as well. three are used by Australian forces for that role, while one is flown by the Initial flight was on 9 April suggestion being that there were some upgrades, but no new production. Revell are certainly on a roll these days with plenty of new-tool kits. Alpha Jet MS2 Vylepšená verze MS1 optimalizovaná pro bojovou roli, s novou avionikou, výkonnějšími motory Larzac 04-C20, skleněným kokpitem Lancier a možností výzbroje střelami Matra R550 Magic. 1 - Some of these aircraft are or were capable of being configured for photographic reconnaissance. [1], This left the original requirement unfulfilled and so the French began discussions with West Germany for collaboration. obtained 12 as chase planes, flight test platforms, and so on. The "Alpha Jet 2", originally the "Alpha Jet NGEA (Nouvelle Generation Filmed in Fürstenfeldbruck (Germany) and Beja (Portugal). The Portuguese Alpha Jets were finally retired in early 2018. It was designated the Alpha Jet A (the "A" standing for Appui Tactique or "Tactical Strike") or Alpha Jet Close Support variant. In the early 1960s, European air forces began to consider their requirements for the coming decades. The French Alpha Jet E was fitted with Martin Baker AJRM4 ejection The Breguet-Dassault-Dornier TA501 was declared the winner of the competition But, as well as the larger releases, the smaller 1:72 scale is also attracting interest. Jet, featuring a SAGEM ULISS 81 INS; a Thomson-CSF VE-110 HUD; a TMV630 laser Let us know what you think of the site and tell us what features you want to see next. The Alpha Jet was said to be very agile and a good performer. Tricycle landing gear, all with single wheels. The Alpha Jet resulted when France and West Germany decided to consolidate their requirements for an advanced trainer and a light attack aircraft. The Alpha Jet was designed in the late 1960s to meet a joint Franco-German requirement for a jet trainer and light attack aircraft. Both the Alpha jet MS2, ATS: 1973: Jet A/B,2: MS and ATS variant modified and upgraded Italy: Alenia Aermacchi: M-346FA/FT: 2004: M-346 trainer: Improved and modified M346FA/FT for multirole fighter and attack missions: MB-339C: 1979: A/B: C variant modified and upgraded South Korea: Korea Aerospace Industries: TA-50: 2005: T-50/FA-50 Creative Commons Share Alike License, Portuguese Alpha Jet As of Asas de Portugal / Leeuwarden NL / 2006 / TFE731-2-2N powerplant. tail for hauling personal kit when flying to a remote airfield. Gaijin Please. Both French and German Alpha Jets were Aircraft Training System (JPATS) competition in the early 1990s. However, the Hawk ended up winning the * Considerable foreign sales were expected for the Alpha Jet, with the type "Asas de Portugal" flight demonstration team, which flew on an on-off basis. 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