Aviation Photo #2575163: Aermacchi AM-3C Bosbok - Untitled
Parked after taking part in a spot landing competition. - Photo taken at Stellenbosch (FASH) in South Africa on November 29, 2014.
SAAF Mosquito mk. XVI in Italy.
No. 60 Sqn. operated these Mosquito's in a photo reconnaissance role in Italy at the beginning of 1944. The red and white stripes on the fin served as identification to American fighter pilots who mistook them for enemy aircraft.
SAAF Spitfire HF.IXe, Waterkloof, 1950.
a One Sqn. Spitfire looking resplendent in it's new scheme of semi-gloss Extra Dark Sea Grey and Medium Sea Grey at Waterkloof Air Base in 1950. The D-type roundels were replaced with the orange centred Springbok version later that year. Photo; George Wiehahn via Conrad Wiehahn.
Aérospatiale Super Frelon
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