This Viper served as 82-1005 with the 11th FS/14th FW at Ellington Field, TX before being retired to AMARG during Nov. 96 where it was stored with the PCN/Inventory No. AAFG0393. The Italians rescued her from the desert and she served with their AF until May 2012 when she was welcomed once again to the boneyard.
This former RAAF Parrot was allocated the New Zealand ferry registration ZK-DVZ and was taken on RAAF charge on 23 May 1975. After service at 1 FTS Point Cook, it was sold on 29 September 1993. Originally registered as VH-PAH, it was re-registered as VH-DMI on 8 July 2002. Currently based in Queensland, it did a roaring trade in joyflights at the Wide Bay International Airshow.