Mirage IIIO A3-16 in company with A3-41 of 76 Squadron over the entrance to Newcastle Harbour. Nobbys Lighthouse is obscured by the nose of A3-16. Note that the aircraft are carrying inert, dummy Sidewinders. This sortie is recorded in the 76 Squadron Unit History Sheets under 28 September 1966 as follows:
Henning and Tanner from the Australian News and Information Bureau visited
the squadron to gather information and photographs for a Japanese magazine
article with distribution through the Far East. Three Mirages in formation
provided Mr Henning with air-to-air photographs for his project.
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