Italeri Mirage IIIO(F) A3-44, 77 SQN Williamtown
Serial No.; A3-44
Mirage type; Mirage IIIO(F)
Based at; 77 Squadron, Williamtown, NSW
(Circa 1970-87). This aircraft was withdrawn from service
28/5/87 and used as a training aid at RAAF Kingswood after
completing its fully determined fatigue life of 4015 flying
hrs. It is now extant at Bankstown Aviation Museum,
Scheme; Three tone standard lizard. Grumpy
Monkey/Korean Lion logo on tail added in 1973 replacing
77 shield logo.
Reference; RAAF Mirage Story (Martin Susans).
Meteor, Sabre & Mirage (Stewart Wilson), Mirage IIIO(Mottram/Mason)
Kit: 1/48 Italeri (OOB) with additional
SUU-20 practice bomb dispenser on centre-line pylon