Lindsay writes: "Following in the slipstream of the resident MiG 27s, the last aircraft to leave Finsterwalde were the small number of MiG 23UBs assigned to the 559th Regiment. Here, "Blue 92" taxis to the runway, as "Blue 97" and "Blue 99" prepare to start engines with the aid of the truck parked between them. All three aircraft are in typical ferry rig, with three external fuel tanks."

Photo by Lindsay Peacock, Finsterwalde, 22 March 1993

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