Libya May Be A Mess But Their MiG-23 Pilots Seem To Be Having A Ball

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Libya is deep in turmoil, but their MiG-23 Flogger pilots seem to have found a bright spot, judging by these ultra low-level flyby videos. The touchy swing-wing MiG-23 is disappearing from service around the world, but Libya has kept a portion of their Soviet-era fleet operational through the chaos that continues to plague the country.

For mobile viewers, the direct links to both videos posted on the Libyan Air Force’s Facebook page are here and here.



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