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The Aviation Regiment 4020 was the bomber regiment of the Albanian People's Air Force.

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HistoryEdit

Aviation Regiment 4020 operated one Il-28 acquired in 1957 attached to 2 Skuadrilja (2nd Squadron). This aircraft was traded for an H-5, the Chinese version of the Soviet Il-28, in 1971 and retired from service in 1992.[1]

The Aviation Regiment 4020 was Europe's last operator of the Harbin H-5. The last role the H-5 played in the Albanian Air Force was a target tug.[2]

InventoryEdit

Aircraft Origine Number Variant Notes
Harbin H-5 China 1
Il-14 "Crate" USSR 5

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ " Albania Air Force: AviatioSkuadronnt 4020 (7594 Regiment)." aeroflight.co. Retrieved: 22 August 2011.
  2. ^ "H-5 Albanian Air Force". Flickr. Retrieved 2018-07-14.