Transport, aviation and fighting vehicles by Andrew Pantele

Swiss Mirage IIIS from 1965

The Dassault Mirage III is a family of single-seat, single-engine, fighter aircraft developed and manufactured by French aircraft company Dassault Aviation. It was the first Western European combat aircraft to exceed Mach 2 in horizontal flight.

In 1961, Switzerland purchased a single Mirage IIIC from France for use as a development aircraft to support the …

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Transport, aviation and fighting vehicles by Andrew Pantele

Sturmgeschütz III from 1940

Sturmgeschütz III from 1940. The Sturmgeschütz III (StuG III) assault gun was Germany’s most-produced fully tracked armoured fighting vehicle during World War II, and second-most produced German armored combat vehicle of any type after the Sd.Kfz. 251 half-track. It was built on the chassis of the proven Panzer III tank, replacing the turret with an …

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