43 results found
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: 35
Operated by Tombouctou Aviation from 2008 until it was withdrawn from use at Mitiga in 2010.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Operated by Tombouctou Aviation from 2008 as TZ-BSC until it was withdrawn from use at Bucharest-Baneasa in 2011.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
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: 89
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: 137
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: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: 79
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: 60
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: 63
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: 46
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: 97
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: 166
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
Registration / Serial:2861
Aircraft Original Type:Mil Mi-8
Aircraft Generic Type:Mil Mi-8/9/17
Aircraft Version:Mil Mi-8MTV-1
Operator / Titles:Libya - Air Force
C/n (msn):59489607570
City / Airport:Tripoli - Mitiga International (HLLM / MJI)Map
Country:Libya
Event:LAVEX 2009
Photo Date:5 October 2009
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Photo ID:21172
View count: 57
'Ambulance' titles in English are carried on the other side
Registration / Serial:2861
Aircraft Version:Mil Mi-8MTV-1
Operator / Titles:Libya - Air Force
C/n (msn):59489607570
City / Airport:Tripoli - Mitiga International (HLLM / MJI)
Photo Date:5 October 2009
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
City / Airport:Tripoli - Mitiga International (HLLM / MJI)Map
Country:Libya
Event:LAVEX 2009
Photo Date:4 October 2009
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Photo ID:21171
View count: 59
Most of Libya's dozen or so Mi-14s operate in a grey scheme on ASW duties from the far end of the Mitiga base but a couple have been modified as fire-fighters in Ukraine and sport this colourful livery with 1314 Sqdn.
Registration / Serial:LC1416
Aircraft Version:Mil Mi-14PZh
Operator / Titles:Libya - Air Force
C/n (msn):01316
City / Airport:Tripoli - Mitiga International (HLLM / MJI)
Photo Date:4 October 2009
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
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
Operator / Titles:Mali - Government
C/n (msn):259
City / Airport:Tripoli - Mitiga International (HLLM / MJI)Map
Country:Libya
Photo Date:4 October 2009
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Photo ID:21170
View count: 58
Parked alongside the Mali Govt 707, this 1-11 was also accompanied at Mitiga by TZ-BSA. Re-registered from YR-HRS in 6.09, PI's include G-MAAH, PK-TAL, 5N-UDE and LX-MAM
Registration / Serial:TZ-BSC
Aircraft Version:British Aerospace BAC-111-488GH One-Eleven
Operator / Titles:Mali - Government
C/n (msn):259
City / Airport:Tripoli - Mitiga International (HLLM / MJI)
Photo Date:4 October 2009
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Registration / Serial:8272
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):B1038272
City / Airport:Tripoli - Mitiga International (HLLM / MJI)Map
Country:Libya
Photo Date:4 October 2009
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Photo ID:21169
View count: 85
By far the most numerous combat aircraft in Libyan service was the Mig-23 with over 100 delivered, but of those only a relatively small number are still flown, including this smartly-attired two-seater variant with 1023 Sqdn
Registration / Serial:8272
Aircraft Version:Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-23UB
Operator / Titles:Libya - Air Force
C/n (msn):B1038272
City / Airport:Tripoli - Mitiga International (HLLM / MJI)
Photo Date:4 October 2009
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Registration / Serial:5A-DOP
Aircraft Original Type:Antonov An-26
Aircraft Generic Type:Antonov An-26
Aircraft Version:Antonov An-26
Operator / Titles:Libyan Arab Airlines
C/n (msn):12301
City / Airport:Tripoli - Mitiga International (HLLM / MJI)Map
Country:Libya
Photo Date:6 October 2009
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Photo ID:21160
View count: 50
The mortal remains of two An-26s inside 003 maintenance company's area. They have an Antonov tail mounted outside painted in the organisation's colours as an entrance sign, but not from one these aircraft. Libyan AF 8306 is thought to be c/n 13103
Registration / Serial:5A-DOP
Aircraft Version:Antonov An-26
Operator / Titles:Libyan Arab Airlines
C/n (msn):12301
City / Airport:Tripoli - Mitiga International (HLLM / MJI)
Photo Date:6 October 2009
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Registration / Serial:MM7270
Other Marks:36-01
Aircraft Original Type:Eurofighter EF-2000 Typhoon
Aircraft Generic Type:Eurofighter EF-2000 Typhoon
Aircraft Version:Eurofighter EF-2000 Typhoon S
Operator / Titles:Italy - Air Force
C/n (msn):IS002
City / Airport:Tripoli - Mitiga International (HLLM / MJI)Map
Country:Libya
Event:LAVEX 2009
Photo Date:5 October 2009
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Photo ID:20730
View count: 53
Taken from the welcome shade of the An-124's open nose as one of Italy's first production single-seat Typhoons taxies in
Registration / Serial:MM7270
Aircraft Version:Eurofighter EF-2000 Typhoon S
Operator / Titles:Italy - Air Force
C/n (msn):IS002
City / Airport:Tripoli - Mitiga International (HLLM / MJI)
Photo Date:5 October 2009
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Registration / Serial:5A-DNX
Aircraft Original Type:Ilyushin Il-76
Aircraft Generic Type:Ilyushin Il-76/78/82
Aircraft Version:Ilyushin Il-76TD
Operator / Titles:Libyan Air Cargo
C/n (msn):1033414480
City / Airport:Tripoli - Mitiga International (HLLM / MJI)Map
Country:Libya
Photo Date:5 October 2009
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Photo ID:20729
View count: 77
Acquired by the Libyan Air Force in 2008, this Il-76 was formerly UN-76024, EW-242TH, EX-054 and RA-76369. During the Russian ownership, flew with Air Stars, East Line, Air Stan & Aeroflot
Registration / Serial:5A-DNX
Aircraft Version:Ilyushin Il-76TD
Operator / Titles:Libyan Air Cargo
C/n (msn):1033414480
City / Airport:Tripoli - Mitiga International (HLLM / MJI)
Photo Date:5 October 2009
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Registration / Serial:LC-004
Aircraft Original Type:Boeing H-47 Chinook (234/347)
Aircraft Generic Type:Boeing H-47 Chinook (234/347)
Aircraft Version:Boeing CH-47C Chinook (219)
Licence-built by:Meridionali
Operator / Titles:Libya - Air Force
C/n (msn):R-004
City / Airport:Tripoli - Mitiga International (HLLM / MJI)Map
Country:Libya
Event:LAVEX 2009
Photo Date:5 October 2009
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact
Photo ID:20728
View count: 54
Yet to be repainted in the dark olive colours seen on LC-010, this Chinook was being used to drop parachutists
Registration / Serial:LC-004
Aircraft Version:Boeing CH-47C Chinook (219)
Operator / Titles:Libya - Air Force
C/n (msn):R-004
City / Airport:Tripoli - Mitiga International (HLLM / MJI)
Photo Date:5 October 2009
Photo by:Richard VandervordContact