RAAF F/A-18A Hornet , 75 Sqn End of an Era A21-18, Magpie paint scheme
F/A-18A in the special scheme marking the end of 75SQN’s Hornet operations. RAAF Base Tindal.
No.75 Squadron is the last remaining RAAF unit operating the F/A-18 Hornet and will convert to the F-35A Lightning II in 2022. A special scheme featuring the 75 Squadron mascot. the Australian magpie was applied to A21-18 by Boeing Defence Australia. The magpie was selected as the unit’s symbol because it is a belligerent defendant of its young with the courage to attack. The nose markings represent the 73 missions flown by A21-18 during Operation Okra.
Lithographic Artprint (code P0030-21)
Framed aviation lithographic prints from the studio of Juanita Franzi (Aero Illustrations).
Frame size 53 x 40 cm. made from solid timber, finished in black.
Image size 40 x 27 cm (visible).
Unbreakable acrylic glass that can be cleaned with a plastic polish.
Flat rate postage of $10.00 to an Australian address.