F-86 Sabre at War Eagles Air Museum
The War Eagles Air Museum is dedicated to collecting, restoring, and displaying historic aircraft of the World War II and Korean Conflict eras. This unique museum pays special tribute to military aviation and reminds us all of the significant role these airplanes, their pilots and support crews played in securing our freedom.
Buffel. The original MRAP...more S. African armor.
The Buffel is considered by many to be the first true MRAP. This description from FlickR seems best.. . The Buffel is a mine-...
They call this war a cloud over the land. But they made the weather and then they stand in the rain and say 'Shit, it's raining!' ― Charles Frazier, Cold Mountain
ex South African AF Dassault Mirage F.1AZ
Moscow Zhukovesky (Ramenskaye) - UUBW August 2001. A long way from home. This ex South African Air Force Dassault Mirage F.1AZ (ex 216 SAAF) was part of a program to modify F1s with Russian engines. Not sure if they had any commerical success?
Flying Cheetahs: SAAF P51 Mustangs in Korea
Flying Cheetahs: SAAF P51 Mustangs in Korea The Mustang and the SAAF did not meet for the first time in Korea. Early models of this British initiated, American built fighter, served with 5 Squadron in North Africa and Italy during the Second World War.The SAAf used the Mustang from 24 September 1944 when P-51B/C Mustang Is replaced Kittyhawks in 5 Sqn during the Italian campaign. P-51K Mustang IVa's, plus a few P-51D Mustang IV's were introduced later and 5 Sqn used the type extensively…