142 Escuadrón

Tiger Unit Data

142 Escuadrón
Albacete, Spain
Full Member
Member since 1986
EF2000 Typhoon

The History of the 142 Squadron of Ala (Wing) 14 starts back in 1980, when the Spanish Air Force received the first Mirage F.1 fighters. Stationed at Los Llanos AFB, near Albacete, they share their role with 141 Sqn.
In 1986 142 Esc became a member of the NATO Tiger Community, and participated in the Tiger Meet for the first time.
In 2011 the squadron started it's transittion to the Europhighter Typhoon, on which they became fully operational in 2013.