520 Sq. South Vietnamese air force. Hit by ground fire on 29 dec. 1969 near Ban Dong Pang, Khammouan Province, Laos. Was able to fly back to about 8 mi S of Nakhon Phanom Royal Thai AFB where pilot bailed out and was rescued. Photographer unknown.
On display at the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force. This ex-Hungarian Air Force MiG-21 has been painted to represent an aircraft of the elite 921st Fighter Regiment of North Vietnamese Air Force during the Vietnam War.