SEA FURY - M.I.G. ENCOUNTER

SEA FURY - M.I.G. ENCOUNTER
SEA FURY - M.I.G. ENCOUNTER

Original limited edition lithograph by Robert Taylor
Published by The Military Gallery, 1981

Signed in pencil by the artist, Robert Taylor and the pilot who lead the flight; Commander PETER "HOAGY" CARMICHAEL, plus 13 additional signatures.

A Hawker Sea Fury of 802 Naval Squadron flying from HMS Ocean, engages a MiG-15 over Pyongyang during the Korean War, 9th August 1952.
Lead by Peter "Hoagy" Carmichael, four Royal Navy Sea Furys encountered eight enemy MiG-15s and the intense dogfight resulted in the destruction of one MiG with at least two more damaged.

It is believed to be the first recorded victory of a piston-engined aircraft over a jet fighter in the Korean War

Image size: 53 x 38cm
Mounted size: 73 x 58cm

Price incl. VAT: £95.00
Price excl. VAT: £79.00
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