The PC-7 MkII is a turboprop trainer aircraft produced by Pilatus Aircraft. The aircraft is intended for ab initio (from the beginning) training and basic flight training of rookie pilots. It delivers reliable and cost-effective training solutions to the air forces of the world.
The aircraft is in service with the South African Air Force (SAAF), Indian Air Force (IAF), Botswana Defence Force (BDF), Royal Malaysian Air Force and the Royal Brunei Air Force. More than 160 PC-7 MkII trainer aircraft have been sold since its introduction in 1994.