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FAB1326 Embraer EMB 312 Tucano T.27 of Brazil's
'Esquadrilha da Fumaça' display Team.

FAB1326 Embraer EMB 312 Tucano T.27 of Brazil's 'Esquadrilha da Fumaça ' display team departs with long range tanks. - Royal International Air Tattoo at RAF Fairford 14th July 2008 - Airshows 2008 Part 2 © Caz Caswell 2008

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Royal International Air Tattoo at RAF Fairford 14th July 2008

Related Notes & Links
FAB1326 Embraer EMB 312 Tucano T.27 of Brazil's 'Esquadrilha da Fumaça' display team departs with long range tanks. on Mondays RIAT departures day

The team brought, eight Tucano T.27 Aircraft to the show. Seven were used in each display, with one spare. All aircraft were painted in the very striking colour scheme shown in the picture.

Esquadrilha da Fumaça Links
The official name of this unit of the Brazilian Air Force is: Esquadrão de Demonstração Aérea (Aerial Demonstration Squadron), however this is rarely used and the unit is universally known as: Esquadrilha da Fumaça (Smoke Squadron).

Esquadrilha da Fumaça (Smoke Squadron) - Official Web Site in Portuguese
Esquadrilha da Fumaça (Smoke Squadron) - Wikipedia Entry

Força Aérea Brasileira (Brazilian Air Force) Links
Força Aérea Brasileira (Brazilian Air Force) - Official Site in Portuguese
Brazilian Air Force (Força Aérea Brasileira) - Wikipedia Entry

Embraer and EMB 312 Tucano Links
Embraer is the short form for Empresa Brasileira de Aeronáutica, S. A. (English: Brazilian Aeronautics Company, Inc.)
Embraer - Official Site in English
Embraer - Official Site Home
The Embraer EMB 312 Tucano - Wikipedia Entry
The Embraer EMB 314 Super Tucano - Wikipedia Entry

Royal International Air Tattoo Links
Royal International Air Tattoo Web Site
Royal International Air Tattoo (RIAT) - Wikipedia Entry

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