Mercenary Fighters

Welcome to IMPDb!
Dedicated to identifying aircraft throughout Movies, Television, and Video Games!


Share/Bookmark

Dear Friends:

As many of you have noticed, The Internet Movie Plan Database (impdb.org) has recently had a hard time keeping up with the growing demands of our users. In 2009 when a couple of us got together to begin putting the website together, space was never an issue. In fact, it has steadily grown with virtually no problems throughout the years.

In about the middle of 2016 we began to run into server space issues. We have since made upgrades (moving to a VPS, buying more space, etc), but the site continues to outgrow the upgrades. The meager ad revenue generated by the site isn't sufficient to cover the annual cost of running the server. We who manage the site have never made money from it, it has only ever earned enough money to cover actual server costs.

In an effort to continue serving the needs of aviation enthusiasts around the world, we are asking for donations to keep this site up and running consistently like it did when it was a smaller, newer site. If you've enjoyed this website and would like to see it continue being the site you go to for your aviation screenshot needs, please consider donating.

Oh yeah, new users and edits are now active (hopefully for good) while we're testing new and improved spam/bot protections :)
Thank you,
IMPDb Staff



From The Internet Movie Plane Database
Jump to: navigation, search
Mercenary Fighters VHS cover.

Movie (1988)
Starring:
Reb Brown (D.J. Christian)
Henry Cele (Jaunde)
Robert DoQui (Col. Kjemba)
Peter Fonda (Virelli)
James Mitchum (Wilson)
Ron O'Neal (Cliff Taylor)

Mercenary D.J. Christian is part of a team of mercenaries hired by the president of an African nation to evict the natives so that he can build a dam. But when his fellow mercenaries begin turning murderous, D.J. and his helicopter pilot friend Cliff agree to help a nurse and the tribal rebels defeat the president's forces.

Piper J-3 Cub

Used by Sanchez, one of D.J.'s fellow mercenaries, to make a very over-the-top entrance by flying in and landing on a moving bus. Registration ZS-AUG.

Reg. ZS-AUG Piper J-3 Cub.
Reg. ZS-AUG Piper J-3 Cub.

Aérospatiale AS350 Ecureuil

Used frequently by the mercenaries commanded by Virelli. In the climax, D.J. and Cliff use one equipped with a rocket launcher to attack Virelli's base, then escape.

Mercenaryfighters2.jpg
Mercenaryfighters6.jpg
Mercenaryfighters7.jpg

Aérospatiale AS350B Ecureuil

Used to fly in some prostitutes for the mercenaries. Registration ZS-HKN, Serial 1483.

Reg. ZS-HKN Aérospatiale AS350B Ecureuil.

Bell 47G

Also used by the mercenaries. One is seen at Virelli's base. Kjemba attempts to leave in it, but Cliff kills him with a spear.

Mercenaryfighters8.jpg

Back To:


See also