51 results found
Registration / Serial:A31-7
Aircraft Original Type:De Havilland D.H. 86 Express
Aircraft Generic Type:De Havilland D.H. 86 Express
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 86A Express
Operator / Titles:Australia - Air Force
C/n (msn):2323
City / Airport:Sidi Azeiz (closed)
Country:Libya
Photo Date:1 October 1941 to 28 February 1944
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Photo ID:184748
View count: 32
Withdrawn from use in Egypt. Had been VH-UZX before being impressed.
Registration / Serial:A31-7
Aircraft Version:De Havilland D.H. 86A Express
Operator / Titles:Australia - Air Force
C/n (msn):2323
City / Airport:Sidi Azeiz (closed)
Photo Date:1 October 1941 to 28 February 1944
Photo from:Ben Dannecker (via David Carter)
Registration / Serial:TZ-BSA
Aircraft Original Type:BAC 111 One-Eleven
Aircraft Generic Type:British Aerospace BAC-111 One-Eleven
Aircraft Version:British Aerospace BAC-111-492GM One-Eleven
C/n (msn):260
City / Airport:Tripoli - Mitiga International (HLLM / MJI)Map
Country:Libya
Event:LAVEX 2009
Photo Date:6 October 2009
Photo by:Paul SeymourContact
Photo ID:173650
View count: 34
Operated by Tombouctou Aviation from 2008 until it was withdrawn from use at Mitiga in 2010. Ex-G-BLHD, HZ-KA7 and VP-CHM P4-JLI, HR-ATS and YR-MIA.
Registration / Serial:TZ-BSA
Aircraft Version:British Aerospace BAC-111-492GM One-Eleven
C/n (msn):260
City / Airport:Tripoli - Mitiga International (HLLM / MJI)
Photo Date:6 October 2009
Photo by:Paul SeymourContact
Registration / Serial:TZ-BSC
Aircraft Original Type:BAC 111 One-Eleven
Aircraft Generic Type:British Aerospace BAC-111 One-Eleven
Aircraft Version:British Aerospace BAC-111-488GH One-Eleven
C/n (msn):259
City / Airport:Tripoli - Mitiga International (HLLM / MJI)Map
Country:Libya
Event:LAVEX 2009
Photo Date:6 October 2009
Photo by:Paul SeymourContact
Photo ID:173223
View count: 35
Operated by Tombouctou Aviation from 2008 as TZ-BSC until it was withdrawn from use at Bucharest-Baneasa in 2011. This was the last day I photographed an operational BAC-111. Ex HZ-MAM, LX-MAM, 5N-UDE, G-BWES, PK-TAL, G-MAAH, VP-CDA, G-MAAH and YR-HRS.
Registration / Serial:TZ-BSC
Aircraft Version:British Aerospace BAC-111-488GH One-Eleven
C/n (msn):259
City / Airport:Tripoli - Mitiga International (HLLM / MJI)
Photo Date:6 October 2009
Photo by:Paul SeymourContact
Registration / Serial:188734
Military Code:734
Aircraft Original Type:McDonnell Douglas F/A-18 Hornet
Aircraft Generic Type:McDonnell Douglas F/A-18 Hornet
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas CF-188A Hornet (CF-18A)
Operator / Titles:Canada - Air Force
Unit Markings:425 sqn
C/n (msn):249/A198
Location:In Flight
Country:Libya
Photo Date:8 April 2011
Photo by:Stephan de BruijnContact
Photo ID:120035
View count: 75
Fully armed CF-188 over the Med during Operation Unified Protector.
Registration / Serial:188734
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas CF-188A Hornet (CF-18A)
Operator / Titles:Canada - Air Force
C/n (msn):249/A198
Location:In Flight
Photo Date:8 April 2011
Photo by:Stephan de BruijnContact
Registration / Serial:MM7068
Military Code:50-46
Aircraft Original Type:Panavia Tornado
Aircraft Generic Type:Panavia Tornado
Aircraft Version:Panavia Tornado IDS
Operator / Titles:Italy - Air Force
Unit Markings:155°Gruppo ETS
C/n (msn):
Location:In Flight
Country:Libya
Photo Date:8 April 2011
Photo by:Stephan de BruijnContact
Photo ID:120020
View count: 74
Tornado IDS of the Aeronautica Militare, equipped with AGM-88 High-speed Anti-Radiation Missile (HARM) over the Mediterranean Sea during Operating Unified Protector.
Registration / Serial:MM7068
Aircraft Version:Panavia Tornado IDS
Operator / Titles:Italy - Air Force
C/n (msn):
Location:In Flight
Photo Date:8 April 2011
Photo by:Stephan de BruijnContact
Registration / Serial:MM7068
Military Code:50-46
Aircraft Original Type:Panavia Tornado
Aircraft Generic Type:Panavia Tornado
Aircraft Version:Panavia Tornado IDS
Operator / Titles:Italy - Air Force
Unit Markings:155°Gruppo ETS
C/n (msn):
Location:In Flight
Country:Libya
Photo Date:8 April 2011
Photo by:Stephan de BruijnContact
Photo ID:119977
View count: 93
Flying over the Mediterranean Sea
Registration / Serial:MM7068
Aircraft Version:Panavia Tornado IDS
Operator / Titles:Italy - Air Force
C/n (msn):
Location:In Flight
Photo Date:8 April 2011
Photo by:Stephan de BruijnContact
Registration / Serial:188739
Military Code:739
Aircraft Original Type:McDonnell Douglas F/A-18 Hornet
Aircraft Generic Type:McDonnell Douglas F/A-18 Hornet
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas CF-188A Hornet (CF-18A)
Operator / Titles:Canada - Air Force
C/n (msn):284/A229
Location:In Flight
Country:Libya
Photo Date:11 April 2011
Photo by:Stephan de BruijnContact
Photo ID:119425
View count: 55
The Royal Canadian Air Force participated in Operation Unified Protector, a NATO-led operation to protect Libyan civilians against the civil war. To flight Libyan armed groups this CF-188 was armed with two AIM-9 Sidewinders on the wingtips, two AIM-7 Sparrows underneath the fuselage and two GBU-12 Laser Guided bombs. The picture was made over the Mediterranean Sea, off coast Libya from a French C-135.
Registration / Serial:188739
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas CF-188A Hornet (CF-18A)
Operator / Titles:Canada - Air Force
C/n (msn):284/A229
Location:In Flight
Photo Date:11 April 2011
Photo by:Stephan de BruijnContact
Registration / Serial:188734
Military Code:734
Aircraft Original Type:McDonnell Douglas F/A-18 Hornet
Aircraft Generic Type:McDonnell Douglas F/A-18 Hornet
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas CF-188A Hornet (CF-18A)
Operator / Titles:Canada - Air Force
Unit Markings:425 sqn
C/n (msn):249/A198
Location:In Flight
Country:Libya
Photo Date:11 April 2011
Photo by:Stephan de BruijnContact
Photo ID:119421
View count: 63
Royal Canadian Air Force CF-188 getting fuel from a French C-135FR of GRV00.093, flying out of homebase Istres (France), over the Mediterranean Sea during Operation Unified Protector.
Registration / Serial:188734
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas CF-188A Hornet (CF-18A)
Operator / Titles:Canada - Air Force
C/n (msn):249/A198
Location:In Flight
Photo Date:11 April 2011
Photo by:Stephan de BruijnContact
Registration / Serial:MM7066
Military Code:50-03
Aircraft Original Type:Panavia Tornado
Aircraft Generic Type:Panavia Tornado
Aircraft Version:Panavia Tornado IDS
Operator / Titles:Italy - Air Force
Unit Markings:155°Gruppo ETS
C/n (msn):520/ECR../5077
Location:In Flight
Country:Libya
Photo Date:11 April 2011
Photo by:Stephan de BruijnContact
Photo ID:119420
View count: 66
Tornado IDS of Aeronautica Militare fully armed over the Mediterranean Sea during Operation Unified Protector. The NATO operation in 2011 enforcing United Nations resolutions concerning the Libyan civil war. The NATO force set an arms embargo, a no-fly zone and they were authorized to use all means necessary to protect Libyan civilians. This Tornado was equipped for the mission with two Sidewinder air-to-air missiles as well as huge High-speed Anti-Radiation Missile (HARM), designed to home in on electronic transmissions coming from surface-to-air radar systems.
Registration / Serial:MM7066
Aircraft Version:Panavia Tornado IDS
Operator / Titles:Italy - Air Force
C/n (msn):520/ECR../5077
Location:In Flight
Photo Date:11 April 2011
Photo by:Stephan de BruijnContact
City / Airport:Tripoli - Mitiga International (HLLM / MJI)Map
Country:Libya
Event:LAVEX 2009
Photo Date:6 October 2009
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Photo ID:22220
View count: 81
Being put through its paces by 1335 Sqdn, one of about 40 of this export variant of the Mi-24 'Hind' that were in Libya (13 were apparently modernised in South Africa)
Registration / Serial:854
Aircraft Version:Mil Mi-35P
Operator / Titles:Libya - Air Force
C/n (msn):280854
City / Airport:Tripoli - Mitiga International (HLLM / MJI)
Photo Date:6 October 2009
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Registration / Serial:5A-DOF
Fleetnumber:8302
Aircraft Original Type:Antonov An-26
Aircraft Generic Type:Antonov An-26
Aircraft Version:Antonov An-26
Operator / Titles:Libyan Air Cargo
C/n (msn):13007
City / Airport:Tripoli - Mitiga International (HLLM / MJI)Map
Country:Libya
Photo Date:6 October 2009
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Photo ID:22219
View count: 51
In the 003 rework compound. Note the Air Force serial 8302 on the nose (operated all-white until quite recently)
Registration / Serial:5A-DOF
Aircraft Version:Antonov An-26
Operator / Titles:Libyan Air Cargo
C/n (msn):13007
City / Airport:Tripoli - Mitiga International (HLLM / MJI)
Photo Date:6 October 2009
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Registration / Serial:8423
Aircraft Original Type:Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-23
Aircraft Generic Type:Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-23
Aircraft Version:Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-23UB
Operator / Titles:Libya - Air Force
C/n (msn):B1038423
City / Airport:Tripoli - Mitiga International (HLLM / MJI)Map
Country:Libya
Photo Date:5 October 2009
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Photo ID:22218
View count: 134
Tragically this Mig-23 crashed during its airshow performance just two days later, made all the more poignant after my colleagues and I received great hospitality at 1023 Sqdn during a couple of visits
Registration / Serial:8423
Aircraft Version:Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-23UB
Operator / Titles:Libya - Air Force
C/n (msn):B1038423
City / Airport:Tripoli - Mitiga International (HLLM / MJI)
Photo Date:5 October 2009
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Registration / Serial:3D-MRO
Aircraft Original Type:Douglas DC-9
Aircraft Generic Type:McDonnell Douglas DC-9 (C-9)
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas DC-9-32
Operator / Titles:Air One Nine
C/n (msn):47132 / 229
City / Airport:Tripoli - International (HLLT / TIP)Map
Country:Libya
Photo Date:3 October 2009
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Photo ID:22217
View count: 42
This DC-9 has been flying with various carriers in Africa since 2004 but was previously a Midwest Express machine and was originally KLM's PH-DNI. Seen in service at NBO with Executive Aerospace as ZS=GAR in 12.12
Registration / Serial:3D-MRO
Aircraft Version:McDonnell Douglas DC-9-32
Operator / Titles:Air One Nine
C/n (msn):47132 / 229
City / Airport:Tripoli - International (HLLT / TIP)
Photo Date:3 October 2009
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Registration / Serial:7202
Aircraft Original Type:Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-23
Aircraft Generic Type:Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-23
Aircraft Version:Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-23ML
Operator / Titles:Libya - Air Force
C/n (msn):2960327202
City / Airport:Tripoli - Mitiga International (HLLM / MJI)Map
Country:Libya
Photo Date:4 October 2009
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Photo ID:22216
View count: 77
Two more of the single-seater Mig-23s which were still operational in 2009
Registration / Serial:7202
Aircraft Version:Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-23ML
Operator / Titles:Libya - Air Force
C/n (msn):2960327202
City / Airport:Tripoli - Mitiga International (HLLM / MJI)
Photo Date:4 October 2009
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
City / Airport:Tripoli - Mitiga International (HLLM / MJI)Map
Country:Libya
Photo Date:6 October 2009
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Photo ID:21719
View count: 59
One of the most interesting catches at Mitiga, awaiting attention with the resident 003 maintenance organisation. The identity of this airframe, first noted at N'Djamena in 3.08, is not yet known
Registration / Serial:TT-LAO
Aircraft Version:Antonov An-26M
Operator / Titles:Chad - Air Force
C/n (msn):
City / Airport:Tripoli - Mitiga International (HLLM / MJI)
Photo Date:6 October 2009
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Registration / Serial:ST-ATH
Aircraft Original Type:Ilyushin Il-76
Aircraft Generic Type:Ilyushin Il-76/78/82
Aircraft Version:Ilyushin Il-76TD
Operator / Titles:(Almajara Aviation)
C/n (msn):0063472158
City / Airport:Tripoli - Mitiga International (HLLM / MJI)Map
Country:Libya
Photo Date:5 October 2009
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Photo ID:21718
View count: 62
With the titling of her previous operator Trans Attico visible through the white paint, this Il-76 was inactive throughout the period of the LAVEX show. Originally CCCP-76705 serving with the Soviet AF in Afghanistan
Registration / Serial:ST-ATH
Aircraft Version:Ilyushin Il-76TD
Operator / Titles:(Almajara Aviation)
C/n (msn):0063472158
City / Airport:Tripoli - Mitiga International (HLLM / MJI)
Photo Date:5 October 2009
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Registration / Serial:5A-DNK
Aircraft Original Type:Ilyushin Il-76
Aircraft Generic Type:Ilyushin Il-76/78/82
Aircraft Version:Ilyushin Il-76T
Operator / Titles:Jamahiria Air Transport
C/n (msn):0013430882
City / Airport:Tripoli - Mitiga International (HLLM / MJI)Map
Country:Libya
Photo Date:5 October 2009
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Photo ID:21717
View count: 44
Started off with Jamahiria AT in 1981, to Libyan Arab Air Cargo then Libyan Air Cargo but back in Jamahiria titles by 2009
Registration / Serial:5A-DNK
Aircraft Version:Ilyushin Il-76T
Operator / Titles:Jamahiria Air Transport
C/n (msn):0013430882
City / Airport:Tripoli - Mitiga International (HLLM / MJI)
Photo Date:5 October 2009
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Registration / Serial:6118
Aircraft Original Type:Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-23
Aircraft Generic Type:Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-23
Aircraft Version:Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-23MLD
Operator / Titles:Libya - Air Force
C/n (msn):2960326118
City / Airport:Tripoli - Mitiga International (HLLM / MJI)Map
Country:Libya
Photo Date:4 October 2009
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Photo ID:21716
View count: 90
One of five single seat Mig-23s seen operational with 1023 Sqdn on this occasion
Registration / Serial:6118
Aircraft Version:Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-23MLD
Operator / Titles:Libya - Air Force
C/n (msn):2960326118
City / Airport:Tripoli - Mitiga International (HLLM / MJI)
Photo Date:4 October 2009
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Registration / Serial:5A-DRC
Aircraft Original Type:Antonov An-32
Aircraft Generic Type:Antonov An-32
Aircraft Version:Antonov An-32P Firekiller
Operator / Titles:Libya - Air Force
C/n (msn):0703
City / Airport:Tripoli - Mitiga International (HLLM / MJI)Map
Country:Libya
Event:LAVEX 2009
Photo Date:5 October 2009
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Photo ID:21708
View count: 47
Another of the four colourful Firekillers, opened up in the LAVEX static for visitors to walk through
Registration / Serial:5A-DRC
Aircraft Version:Antonov An-32P Firekiller
Operator / Titles:Libya - Air Force
C/n (msn):0703
City / Airport:Tripoli - Mitiga International (HLLM / MJI)
Photo Date:5 October 2009
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Registration / Serial:508
Aircraft Original Type:Dassault Mirage F1
Aircraft Generic Type:Dassault Mirage F1
Aircraft Version:Dassault Mirage F1ED
Operator / Titles:Libya - Air Force
C/n (msn):
City / Airport:Tripoli - Mitiga International (HLLM / MJI)Map
Country:Libya
Event:LAVEX 2009
Photo Date:5 October 2009
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Photo ID:21173
View count: 156
One of 20 Libyan F1s. It was noticeable that the floodlights surrounding the airfield were left on all day - perhaps they don't have to worry too much in a country where petrol is 20 cents a litre
Registration / Serial:508
Aircraft Version:Dassault Mirage F1ED
Operator / Titles:Libya - Air Force
C/n (msn):
City / Airport:Tripoli - Mitiga International (HLLM / MJI)
Photo Date:5 October 2009
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact