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The 3rd Air Command (Serbo-Croatian: 3. vazduhoplovna komanda/ 3. ваздухопловна команда) was a joint unit of Yugoslav Air Force.

Contents

1 History 2 Organization

2.1 1959-1961 2.2 1961-1964

3 Headquarters 4 Commanding officers 5 References

History[edit] It was established by the order from June 27, 1959, on November 23, same year due the "Drvar" reorganization plan of Yugoslav Air Force from the 39th Aviation Division with command at Batajnica. In 1961 it suffered a changes in the organization. By the new "Drvar 2" reorganization plan of Yugoslav Air Force, 3rd Air Command has been disbanded. Its units were attached to 1st Aviation Corps. The commanders of Air command was Nikola Lekić.[1] Organization[edit] 1959-1961[edit]

1st Air Command[2]

103rd Signal Battalion Liaison Squadron of 3rd Air Command Light Combat Aviation Squadron of 3rd Air Command

94th Fighter Aviation Regiment 198th Fighter-Bomber Aviation Regiment 81st Fighter-Bomber Aviation Regiment 107th Fighter-Bomber Aviation Regiment 116th Fighter Aviation Regiment
116th Fighter Aviation Regiment
(1959-1960) 161st Air Base 165th Air Base

1961-1964[edit]

1st Air Command[3]

103rd Signal Battalion 461st Light Combat Aviation Squadron

94th Fighter Aviation Regiment 198th Fighter-Bomber Aviation Regiment 81st Support Aviation Regiment 107th Helicopter Regiment 161st Air Base 165th Air Base

Headquarters[edit]

Skoipski Petrovac

Commanding officers[edit]

Colonel Dušan Vlaisavljević

References[edit]

Notes and citations

^ Dimitrijević, Bojan. Jugoslovensko Ratno Vazduhoplovstvo 1942-1992. Beograd, 2006, p. 353. ^ Yugoslav Air Force and Air Defense - Order of Battle Plan 'DRVAR-I' 1960 ^ Yugoslav Air Force and Air Defense - Order of Battle Plan 'DRVAR-I' 1961

Bibliography

Dimitrijević, Bojan (2012). Jugoslovensko ratno vazduhoplovstvo. Beograd: Institut za savremenu istoriju. ISBN 

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