In May 1992 the pilot of this MiG-21bis in the service of the Yugoslav air force defected to his native Croatia, this being the second MiG to be acquired this way. Another was to follow in the same month.
With the G8 summit held near Geneva, French Air Force sent some heavy armed Mirages to Switzerland for multinational CAP's above the borders. In a few weeks, the next exercise is planned with AdlA's Mirages out of Payerne.
Mirage 2000C from EC 1/12 "Cambresis" at BA103 Cambrai-Epinoy is taking off into "Shadow Wave" sortie during NTM 2011. Mirage is equipped with two external fuel tanks 2000 l and one register R-550 Magic 2.