NAMED GENTEX BAUER DH-151
(MIRAGE III S - WHITE COVER)
One of the "custom made" ordered units, the helmet sports , in its rear side, the pilot's name (blurred in the pictures).
The name stencils were applied at the factory before the final application of the clear paint coating.
The pilot, also working for the Federal Procurement Agency GRD (Gruppe für Rüstungsdienste - Armament Services Group) painted the modified PRU-36 visor cover in white.
He flew, among others, DH Vampires, Venoms, Hawker Hunters, Mirage III S/BS/RS, and various propeller aircrafts. He was active in squadron 7, 9 and 17.
To the Swiss DH-151 page click here.