The Stunning Air Force 100 Limited Edition Medallion - Mirage III, plays a special part in the commemoration of the Air Force Centenary in 2021.
The Mirage IIIE was built under license by Government Aircraft Factories (GAF) at Fishermans Bend, Melbourne. Known as the Mirage IIIO or GAF Mirage, the Australian variant differed from the Mirage IIIE mainly in its avionics. 100 aircraft were built, of which 98 were built under licence in Australia. The first 49 were Mirage IIIO(F) interceptors which were followed by 51 Mirage IIIO(A) fighter bombers.
The medallion features a Mirage III from Drew Harrison's Excercise Kangaroo.
Excercise Kangaroo by Drew Harrison
During October of 1976 the United States Navy (USN) and Royal Australian Navy (RAN) along with the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) gathered for Exercise Kangaroo II. During the war games, Dassault Mirage III fighters of 77 Sqn RAAF were pitted against F-14 Tomcats in dissimilar aircraft combat tactics… Read more.
Six different medallions will be available individually or as a complete set. Spitfire Mk VC, Mirage III, Canberra Bomber, UH-1B Iroquois, F/A-18A Hornet and C-17A Globemaster III. Order early to secure the low limited-edition numbers. See the entire Air Force 100 Limited Edition Medallion range.
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