Ghana Air Force to get six L-39NG aircraft

On December 17, the Parliament of Ghana approved a €111.4 million performance sales and purchase agreement for the supply of six L-39 Next Generation (L-39NG) aircraft for the Ghana Air Force (GAF).

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Ghana Air Force to get six L 39NG aircraft 01 L-39NG (Picture source: Aero Vodochody)

The Aero L-39NG ("Next Generation") is a Czech turbofan-powered military trainer and light combat aircraft currently developped by Aero Vodochody.The L-39NG is a jet trainer and light attack cost effective platform. The L-39NG is a single-engine two-seater with staggered seating and an advanced cockpit design that includes full glass cockpit, a sophisticated on board virtual training system and a Helmet Mounted Display.

The L-39NG is a key component of an innovative training concept developed by Aero that includes state-of-the-art ground-based training devices, new learning methods and environment and extensive use of Virtual Reality and Artificial Intelligence technologies. The L-39NG has been designed as a maintenance-friendly aircraft in anticipation of many decades of service.