HA3114 Hobbymaster F-102A Delta Dagger 70907, 460th FIS, 337th FG, Portland IAP, 1962

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Hobbymaster 1/72nd scale
HA3114
F-102A Delta Dagger
70907
460th FIS
337th FG
Portland IAP
1962

RRP £102.00

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Model Description

Hobbymaster 1/72nd scale HA3114 F-102A Delta Dagger 70907, 460th FIS, 337th FG, Portland IAP, 1962. Buy now online at Flying Tigers.

 

The Convair F-102 Delta Dagger was designed to be an interceptor aircraft and act as the core of USAF air defences in the late 1950s. The F-102 first appeared in service in 1956 with the task to intercept Soviet bombers. The official name for the F-102 was “Delta Dagger” but the most common term used was “Deuce”. There was 889 F-102As manufactured when production ended in September 1958.

The maiden flight of the F-102 took place on October 24, 1953 and became operational in 1956. Designed as the world’s first supersonic all-weather jet interceptor as well as the USAF’s first delta-wing. F-102A Delta Dagger 57-0907 was produced in 1957 and was assigned to the USAF 460th FIS as the commander’s aircraft from 1958-1962. After that it spent time with the 4780th ADW, California ANG 196th FIS before being stored in 1971 at AMARC. In 1981 the aircraft was converted to a PQM-102B drone #841.

RRP £91.00

Weight 750 g
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Model Code: HA3114

Model categories:
1/72nd scale Military Jet Aircraft, Convair F-102 Delta Dagger, HobbyMaster Aviation, Military Aviation, New Models In Stock