Aviation Photo #1298750 Northrop F-5A Freedom Fighter - Libya - Air Force

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Former USAF markings showing through the faded paint work.
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    Chris Lofting
    Libya - Air Force
    Northrop F-5A Freedom Fighter
    Northrop F-5 Freedom Fighter/Tiger
    Northrop F-5 Freedom Fighter/Tiger
    Northrop
    N6413
    67-22551
    Mitiga (Umm Aitiqah / Okba ben Nafi / Wheelus / Mellaha)
    Libya
    December 7, 2006
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Anonymous
10 years ago
Didnt know Libya had F-5a's
Anonymous
5 years ago
Libya purchased them in 1968, before Gaddafi's coup the following year. Interesting that at least one of them was kept this long. Wonder if it's still around after the recent civil war.

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