Aircraft Photo of 57-2518 / 72518 | Convair F-106B Delta Dart | USA - Air Force | AirHistory.net #35507
Aircraft
Registration / Serial:57-2518
Alternate Serial:72518
Military Code:18
Aircraft Original Type:Convair F-106 Delta Dart (8)
Aircraft Generic Type:Convair F-106 Delta Dart
Aircraft Version:Convair F-106B Delta Dart
C/n (msn):8-27-12
Operator / Titles:USA - Air Force
Location
City / Airport:Great Falls - InternationalMap
Region / Country:Montana, United States
Airport Codes:ICAO: KGTF   IATA: GTF   Local: GTF   Other: -
 
Photo Date:July 1984
Photo by:Bob Garrard
Photo ID: 35507
Photo Comment

Montana ANG. Can you imagine this beauty being shot down by a missle--intentionally? That's exactly what fate held in store for this 2 seat F-106B of the 120th Fighter Interceptor Group. Converted to a QF-106 drone, it was destroyed 12/96 as a target aircraft.

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