L-39 Albatross

L-39_LabriollaYou don’t earn the title of most widely used jet trainer in the world without boasting some serious production numbers. More than 2,800 L39s have served in over 30 air forces in countries around the world. Developed to replace the L-29, the L-39 was the first of the second-generation jet trainers. The newest version of the L-39, manufactured by Aero Vodochody, is the L-39NG which modernized the original L-39.