Mirage III

Meet the Fairey Delta 2, the British supersonic research aircraft that led to the development of the French Dassault Mirage III

Meet the Fairey Delta 2, the British supersonic research aircraft that led to the development of the French Dassault Mirage III

The Delta 2 would surprise everyone - including Fairey itself — by breaking the absolute World Speed Record by a… Read More

4 years ago

The day KGB tried and failed to steal a Lebanese Mirage

Only months after the delivery of Mirage IIIELs to Lebanon, an unusual diplomatic incident took place. The Dassault Mirage III… Read More

4 years ago

The True Story Behind Israeli Nesher Fighter, the Mirage 5 Built by Rockwell (and Not by IAI)

The 51 Mirage 5Js and 10 Mirage 5DDs were delivered to Israel on board of USAF's C-141 Starlifter transports, in… Read More

5 years ago

Ambush! How IAF F-4s and Mirage IIIs acting as Reconnaissance Aircraft Lured into Combat Egyptian MiGs

With a mixed formation of F-4s leading and Mirage IIIs trailing, the two-seat fighter bombers, with their powerful radar system… Read More

5 years ago

Argentina Selects KAI FA-50 as Interim Fighter

A senior FAA officer with direct knowledge of the planned procurement said he expects the government to sign off on… Read More

5 years ago

ATAC took delivery of all 63 refurbished Mirage F1s

ATAC Mirage F1 inventory represents the single largest common fleet of privately-owned ADAIR aircraft in the world. Airborne Tactical Advantage… Read More

5 years ago

The Egyptian Air Force First Phantom Killer That Never Was

'Then my leader yelled, "Break, break, we have two aircraft behind!" So, I forgot about the smoking Phantom and turned… Read More

6 years ago

Former Egyptian MiG pilots provide an unprecedented perspective on Six-Day War “pre-emptive” Israeli strike against EAF airfields

'I called him to ask what was happening. He answered, "It's fantastic, they are attacking the dummy planes on the… Read More

6 years ago

GORGEOUS VIDEO SHOWS LAST FRENCH AIR FORCE MIRAGE F1 FIGHTER AIRCRAFT IN ACTION SHORTLY BEFORE THEIR RETIREMENT

French Air Force Mirage F1 fighters in action Filmed more than 2 years ago, the gorgeous footage in this post… Read More

8 years ago