Aviation Photo #1817578 Aerospatiale SA-319B Alouette III - South Korea - Navy

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Decommissioned from Korean navy aviation and preserved at the war memorial, this Alouette III is said to have marked a greatest achievement in Korean military history. On August 13, 1983, it engaged against and destroyed a North Korean infiltration vessel disguised as a Japanese fishing boat which emerged near Uleung island in East Sea. It was an actual engagement and its record is unprecedented in total through Korean armed forces aviation. Therefore, it has a red "kill mark" on the fuselage.
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    Choi Jae-moon
    South Korea - Navy
    Aerospatiale SA-319B Alouette III
    Aerospatiale SA-316/319 Alouette III
    Aerospatiale SA-316/319 Alouette III
    Aerospatiale
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    770301
    Yongsan
    South Korea
    August 25, 2007
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