Portuguese Air Force Academy

Sintra, Portugal

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  • Portuguese Air Force Academy

    Established: 1978 Sintra

    The Portuguese Air Force Academy (AFA, Academia da Forã§a Aérea in Portuguese) is a Portuguese military higher education institution.

    Branch: Portuguese Air Force

    Motto: E nã£o menos por armas que por letras / And no less by arms than by letters

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