Aircraft Photo of 5290 / 00311 | Northrop F-5E Tiger II | Taiwan - Air Force | #357479
Registration / Serial:5290
Alternate Serial:00311
Aircraft Original Type:Northrop F-5 Freedom Fighter
Aircraft Generic Type:Northrop F-5 Freedom Fighter/Tiger
Aircraft Version:Northrop F-5E Tiger II
C/n (msn):VG1017
Operator / Titles:Taiwan - Air Force
Unit Markings:TT&DC
City / Airport:HsinchuMap
Airport Codes:ICAO: RCPO   IATA: HSZ   Local: -   Other: -
Photo Date:19 November 2009
Photo by:Erik Sleutelberg
Photo ID: 357479
Photo Comment

Based at Taitung, this Tiger flew a target tow mission from Hsinchu with the local Mirages. The Tactical Training and Development Center badge on the tail features a 'locked' MiG-21, or perhaps J-7, over a (sometimes broken) red star. Former FMS serial 80-0311.

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