Transall 50+58, "Luftwaffe - UNOSOM II Mission, Somalia"

Product information "Transall 50+58, "Luftwaffe - UNOSOM II Mission, Somalia" "

High value 250 g/m2 silky luster paper poster at the size of DIN A3 (420x297 mm, 16 1/2 x 11 3/4'', DIN A2 and DIN A1 optional) with aircraft scheme and textual descriptions. All texts in german. DIN A2 and DIN A1 versions are optional, and will be printed after reception of the order which means a delay of ca. 1 week for the shipping.


Beginning already in August 1992 Germany participated with its Transall Transport Airplanes in the supply of the starving population of Somalia. The airplanes were stationed in Mombasa, Kenia from where they started to drop their supply goods from overhead.

The german Luftwaffe then operated an air transport supply point in Djibuti from where three Transall airplanes operated form March 1993 unditl March 1994 for the fly-in and continueing supply of the 1700 personel  of the german UNOSOM II (United Nations Operations in Somalia II) mission.

This print represents Luftwaffe operations in Africa and stands symbolic for all three transport wings which participated in the mission.