BERNHARD C.F. KLEIN COLLECTION
No. 8587. Avioane Craiova IAR-99 Şoim (704) Romanian Air Force
01/31/2009. Remarks by Johan Visschedijk
: "Intreprinderea de Avioane Craiova (Craiova Aircraft Enterprise) was responsible for the manufacturing of the Şoim (Hawk) advanced jet trainer/light ground attack aircraft. The prototype first flew on December, 21, 1985, and from 1988 twenty have been delivered to the Romanian AF."