First M-346 Bieliks Arrive in Poland

Polish Air Force M-346 Bielik 7701 at Venegono (Leonardo Aircraft)

The first two Leonardo Aircraft M-346 training aircraft for the Polish Air Force have been delivered to Deblin Air Base.

The aircraft arrived on November the 14th and wear serials 7702 and 7703.

They will be known as the "Bielik" in Polish Air Force service. A total of eight M-346s are currently on order and they will replace the TS-11 Iskra in the advanced training role.

Deliveries to the 4th Training Wing at Deblin are expected to be completed by November 2017.