When Sean Connery met the 007 Iraqi fighter jet

During visit to Israel in 1967, actor met IAF Commander Maj. Gen. Moti Hod and took picture with Iraqi jet, numbered '007'

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When Sean Connery met the 007 Iraqi fighter jet
When Sean Connery met the 007 Iraqi fighter jet
Raanan Weiss Collection / Courtesy IDF Spokesman

Actor Sean Connery passed away today at the age of 90.

The Israeli Air Force posted a historic picture from 1967, when Connery visited Israel.

During the visit, Connery took a picture with then IAF Commander Maj. Gen. Moti Hod with the background of an Iraqi MiG-21, numbered '007' after Bond.

Sean Connery in Israel in 1967
Ilan Bruner / GPO


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