One of the two Libyan Mirage whose pilots asked for political asylum to Malta last winter.
Here in static display during Malta International Air Show 2011.
Currently the rarest F1 in the world standing alone in the night before being applied with new rebel badges..
Static display at MAKS 2011.
A historic moment!! One of the Libyan AF F1 that arrived last February has received the new Libyan flag on the fuselage and on its tail...really pleased that it happened among the public :)
The most beautiful Mirage F1. Less than a year ago this one escaped from Libya. MIA 2011
One of the Mirage F1 that escaped from Libya, seen here with the new Libyan Roundel and Flag. MIA 2011
One of the Libyan Mirages that defected to Malta last February when the pilots were ordered to bomb a small village with the new roundels.
Air Tattoo 2011
Very lovely Camo. Pity in dull weather......RIAT 2011
On Feb 21 two LAF Mirages c/s Mirage1 diverted to Malta after deflecting from Libya when ordered to bomb down Benghazi...the pilots came here to search political asylum.
A Historic Moment. Two Libyan Air Force Dassault Mirage F1 defected from Libya to Malta without any notice. The Pilots were commanded to bombard Libyan revolutionaries (civilians). The Pilots refu... (more)