Convair F-106A Delta Dart (Winter 2017

One of the most amazing stories involving jet planes is connected with the Convair F-106A Delta Dart. You can read this story here. However, let’s describe this amazing fighter.

National Museum of the USAF, WPAFB, Ohio, February  2013 212
Convair F-106A Delta Dart

The F-106A was the primary all-weather interceptor deployed by the USAF from 1960 to mind 1980. The Russian developed similar plane called Sukhoyev Su-15.

Here is the link to the Convair F-106A Delta Dart info on the museum’s website and the additional one from the Wikipedia.

Here are other posts from the National Museum of USAF (Cold War Opponents: MiG-15 and F-86A Sabre (Winter 2013), B-29 “Bockscar”, modern military airplane, Cold War and Vietnam Era Planes and WW II aircraft),  posts from the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center – this place is not getting old 🙂 (Boeing B-29 Superfortress “Enola Gay”, Aichi M6A1, Vought F4-1D Corsair, Horten HO III F, Panoramas of Museum, Restoring the gloryWW II airplanes, Modern Military aircraft). Enjoy!


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