Aviation Photo #0880526 Gloster Meteor F4 - Argentina - Air Force

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In 1947 Juan Perón, at that time president of Argentina, ordered 100 Meteors. Britain delivered them even though the disagreement of the USA, then it was supposed to be an arms blockade against Argentina because of Peron's sympathy for Nazi Germany. They were pay out in exchange of part of the debt the British had toward Argentina, originated in food supplies during World War II. First Argentinean Gloster Meteor on the database, preserved in front of the Argentina Air Force’s Military Aviation Academy.
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