Military Wiki

The following Egyptian pilots are confirmed or alleged to have become aces flying combat mainly against the Israeli Air Force:

  • Ali Wajai (alias Ali Wagedy) flew a MiG 21 with 5 confirmed aerial victories.[1]
  • Colonel Ahmed Atef was credited with seven aerial victories in 1974 over the Golan Heights.
  • Major Sami Marei was credited with five aerial victories between 1966 and 1968 while flying a MiG 21.[2] Major Marei was killed in action on 26 February 1970.
  • Captain Samir Aziz Mikhail of the 104th Air Brigade was credited with five aerial victories while flying a MiG 21.
  • Hussein Samy gained five aerial victories in a MiG 21.[3][4]

See also


This page uses Creative Commons Licensed content from Wikipedia (view authors).