Al Fursan

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Al Fursan
Al Fursan 3.jpg
Al Fursan MB-339s at the 2012 Royal International Air Tattoo
Active 2010 to date
Country Flag of the United Arab Emirates.svg United Arab Emirates
Branch Arab Emirates AF roundel.svg United Arab Emirates Air Force
Role Aerobatic display team
Size 7 aircraft (one aircraft is a spare)
Colors Black and gold
Aircraft flown
Trainer 2010 - date Aermacchi MB-339NAT

Al Fursan (Arabic: ﺍﻟﻔﺮﺳﺎﻥ‎; in English The Knights) is the aerobatics demonstration team of the United Arab Emirates Air Force. It was formed in 2010 with Italian-built Aermacchi MB-339NAT jet aircraft.[1] The team has a total of seven aircraft, of which six are used for performances and the seventh as a spare.

Display over Muscat, Oman

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