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Aerea Brasileira / Brazilian
Last update 10-10-2012
aircrafts of the first batch were painted in a South East Asia scheme,
apart from some (inclusive serial 4834) which were experimentally
painted in a light gray colour while serving wth the 1░/14░
GAv in 1988; aircrafts of the second batch kept their original colours until due for heavy duty
PAMA S. Paulo, where they were painted in a light gray colour. No special colours were allowed.
change in directives allowed the painting in 2004 of serial 4841 in a
scheme to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the 1░ Esquadrao/1░
Grupo da Aviašao de Caša and, later, of some other
front of the
painted in "60
a˝os Senta a
Pua" colours with
Photo: R. Vaz
Additional special paintings were F-5E 4846 shown below and F-5E
4858 shown at the entrance
of the site.
Juliano Damasio - AIR FLN
F-5E 4846 special "Tiger 58 years" colours on 01-09-05 at Salvador
amidst tropical vegetation.
Photo: Johnson Barros
Northrop F-5E 4836 commemorating 30 years of Brazilan AF service seen on 12-07-05
Photo: 1░ GAvCa/Roberto Carafa
Short lived tiger tail Embraer/Northrop
F-5EM to celabrate 10 years of use
on two aircrafts
(serial unknown), seen December 2016. One side (?) with 1░, the other side with 2░/1 GAvCa badges.
Embraer/Northrop F-5EM was received by the Group in october