[dropcap]O[/dropcap]n 11 of December 2010 I visited the Brussels Air Museum to take some photos of the new acquisition made by the museum: an AMD-BA Mirage F1, a gift from France.

The Mirage F1 of the Brussels Air Museum

The Mirage F1 of the Brussels Air Museum

The mIrage bears a desert camo that gives him a splendid aspect. The aircraft is actually presented just on the side on the F-16 FA-01: you have to know that when Belgium, The Netherlands, Denmark and Norway bought the F-16 in the seventies, the Mirage F1 was in competition, like also the YF-17 (that became later the F-18) and the Saab Viggen…

Daniel Clamot