Finnish Air Force was founded at 6th March 1918
when first plane, Thulin D
, was donated by Swedish
count Von Rosen
Since then there have been over 150 different plane and helicopter
type, i.e. German Bf-109
and Soviet Mi-4
, in various tasks including air defence, reconnaisance, fire fighting etc.
At the moment FAF is using (classified) (classified) fighterplanes for defending Finnish skies and (classified) helicopters for troop transport etc.