MIRAGE IIIO (F/A) A3-68


Mirage IIIO (F/A) A3-68, 79 SQN, Butterworth Malaysia


by Matt Wood


Introduction

Serial : A3-68

Type : Mirage IIIO(F/A)

Sqd : 79 Squadron Butterworth, Malaysia, 1986 - 1988 (79 Squadron was reformed so as to keep a RAAF presence in the Asia area as 3 Squadron had returned to Williamtown, NSW to re-equip with the F-18 Hornet.

Scheme :  Standard three tone Lizard.  Delivered November 1967 and Retired May 1988 after 4157 Hours.

Kit : Italeri 1/48 (OOB) with Flying High decals

Reference/s : RAAF Mirage Story (Martin Susans). Meteor, Sabre & Mirage (Stewart Wilson), Mirage IIIO(Mottram/Mason)

The images


 

This site is owned by David Harvey

All material is Copyright © 2003-2020 and may only be reproduced for personal use.
Please contact the Editor for permission to use any material on this site for any purpose other than private use.

Contact: Editor - Aussie Modeller