SAAF 2 Squadron "Flying Cheetahs" | Korea (v1.0)

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P-51D Mustang

SAAF 2 Squadron "Flying Cheetahs" | Korea (v1.0)

Type - Skin
Author - __Moody__
Date - 05/05/2021 07:10:19
An upd ated (2021) Historically Accurate se t of P-51D and TF-51 Mustang liveries from the South African Airforce.

In Game Preview of Skins : https://youtu.be/aePkh9fiK5U

Included in this set:

Aircraft 319 ( Black Nose )
Aircraft 325 "Patsy Dawn" ( Red Nose ) - Currently being restored at the South African Airforce Museum.
Aircraft 334 ( Blue Nose ) -  Flown by Maj Porky Rich when returned to the USAF on 28 December 1952.
Aircraft 335 ( Wing Commander ) - Flown by Capt F M Bekker. Shot down on 23 July 1951.
Aircraft 361 "Miss Marunouchi" ( Orange Nose ) - Flown by Lt J G (Jimmy) Newton’s & Lt V R (Vic) Blackbeard.
Aircraft 393 "Marie" ( Red Nose ) - Flown by 2nd Lt B. Forsyth. Returned to the USA on 28 December 1952.

2 Squadron “Flying Cheetahs” - The squadron was South Africa's contribution to the United Nations war effort during the Korean War from November 1950 to December 1953.

2 Squadron was attached to the 18th Fighter-Bomber Wing U.S. Air Force for the duration of the war. Initially flying the P-51 Mustang, the squadron re-equipped with the F-86 Sabre in February 1953.

During the war the squadron flew a total of 12,067 sorties, most being dangerous ground attack missions. 74 of the 94 Mustangs and 4 out of the 22 Sabres were lost, along with 33 pilots (14 killed in action, 11 missing in action, 8 pilots killed in accident).

For its actions, the squadron received the Republic of Korea Presidential Unit Citation, United States Presidential Unit Citation, and numerous other awards and decorations.

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These aircraft liveries work for both the free TF-51 and P-51

Install in these Locations -> "Bazar > Liveries > TF-51D" and/or "P-51D"

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The COVID has grounded me. So I do these skins to pass time between studying for my com subjects. If you feel kind, please consider donating to my coffee fund.

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