Aircraft Photo of A3-42 | Dassault Mirage IIIO(F/A) | Australia - Air Force | AirHistory.net #33901
Aircraft
Registration / SerialA3-42
Aircraft Original TypeDassault Mirage I/III
Aircraft Generic TypeDassault Mirage I/III
Aircraft VersionDassault Mirage IIIO(F/A)
Licence-built byGAF
C/n (msn)42
Operator / TitlesAustralia - Air Force
Location
City / AirportWangarattaMap
Region / CountryVictoria, Australia
Airport CodesICAO: YWGT   IATA: WGT   Local: YWGT   Other: -
CollectionPacific Fighters Museum
 
Photo Date30 September 2006
Photo byPhil Vabre
Photo ID: 33901
Photo Comment

Built in Australia as a Mirage IIIO(F) and delivered to the RAAF on 1 Aug 1966. Served with 75 Sqn at Butterworth, Malaysia, then 77 Sqn whose 'Grumpy Monkey' Korean Lion markings it presently wears. Retired with 4015 hours Oct 1987 to RAAF School of Technical Training, Wagga Wagga. Presently part of the Pacific Fighters Museum collection at Wangaratta.

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