Ofira Air Battle, Sharm El Sheikh, 1973

A MiG-17 shot down at Ofira Air Base, Yom Kippur War.

This picture documents a unique historic event, and is itself the subject of considerable historic interest. There is no known free image that documents this event. As such it is non-replaceable by a free image and legitimate fair use.

Taken on 1973-10-06
Source IAF
License Fair UseFair Use
Uploaded by mfa1988 on 2014-08-31

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The very existence of this battle was questioned twice. The picture will solely be used for non-profit and educational purposes.


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