Tuesday, 18 March 2008

F-102 Delta Dagger

1,000 built between 1956-1973. Saw combat in Vietnam, and with Turkish air force. Retired from USAF service 1979, although hundreds of F-102s were converted for use as target drones for F-4, F-106, F-15 and Patriot missile testing.
(last Delta Dagger PQM-102 drone was shot down in 1986)

F-102 fighters at Tan Son Nhut,Vietnam,1969

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