On August 16th, 1966 this aircraft was hijacked by Capt.Munir Redfa and flew to Israel. <br><br> Iraqi MiG-21F-13s were all left bare metal overall. Small black serials were usually applied on the front fuselage. Known examples are: 534 (flown to Israel in August 1966. Before this was based at H-3/al-Wallid & Habbaniyah, after evaluation test it was given to USA), 609, 628 (the last survived to become a gate-guard at as-Shoibiyah AB, in the 1990s).
Iraq | Military
MiG MiG-21/J-7 Fishbed/Mongol | 534
Redfa Munir Habib Jamil