Aircraft Photo of A3-88 | Dassault Mirage IIIO(A) | Australia - Air Force | AirHistory.net #35183
Aircraft
Registration / SerialA3-88
Aircraft Original TypeDassault Mirage I/III
Aircraft Generic TypeDassault Mirage I/III
Aircraft VersionDassault Mirage IIIO(A)
Licence-built byGAF
C/n (msn)88
Operator / TitlesAustralia - Air Force
Location
City / AreaWhyalla / Docks [ Off-Airport ]Map
Region / CountrySouth Australia, Australia
 
Photo Date21 October 1990
Photo byDavid Tanner (via Daniel Tanner)
Photo ID: 35183
Photo Comment

Delivered 24/07/68. Served with 3 Sqn Butterworth, Malaysia. Served with 79 Sqn Butterworth, Malaysia. Served with 77 Sqn Williamtown, NSW. On 02/04/81 tyre blew at high speed on takeoff at Tengah in Singapore. The aircraft was rebuilt and returned to service. Finished RAAF Service with 3802 hours These Australian Air Force Mirages were Sold to the Pakistan Air Force and were waiting for transportation at the Whyalla Docks in South Australia.

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