DEPARTMENT OF FORESTS AVIATION
Forces by Role & Equipment by Type
• AIRCRAFT 2 Patrol Aircrafts.
Patrol 2 Tpt ac
1 Ayres Thrush T550
Cyprus Department of Forests Main Headquarters: Nicosia
Department of Forests Aviation Airfield and Air Base Organization:
(LCNC) Air Base
Agriculture - Department of Forests Air Wing
Flight Unit Operation: AT-802F, Ayres Thrush T550
Note: Ayres Thrush T550 and AT-802F operated by the Department of Forests. It
delivered in September 2009 and Operated by the Cypriot Department of Forests,
branch of Cypriot Ministry of Agriculture. The Flight Unit of the Department of
Forests operates two aircraft, one Air Tractor AT-802F and one Ayres Thrush
T550. During 2012 the two airplanes of the Department were used for the
fighting of 9 forest fires and 9 rural fires.