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MiG MiG-21/J-7 Fishbed/Mongol - Angola
Serial: C48 Unit: FAR squadron commanded by Comandante Benigno Cortes Ex Cuban MiG. Later 1970s. It was transported to Luanda in January 1976 on board of Soviet An-22. In 1976 this plane damaged during forced landing. It did not have national markings. But it has two dark identification stripes on the rudder.
According this source: this a/c was lost in an accident in 1976.
Artist: unknown Source: "Mikoyan MiG-21 - Famous Russian Aircraft" by Yefim Gordon and Keith Dexter with Dmitriy Komissarov. (c) 2008 Ian Allan Publishing; Published by Midland Publishing 4 Waitling Drive, Hinkley, LE10 3EY, England. ISBN 978-1-85780-257-3.