Aircraft Photo of 49-2498 / 92498 | Lockheed F-94A Starfire | USA - Air Force | #57611
Registration / Serial:49-2498
Alternate Serial:92498
Military Code:FA-498
Aircraft Original Type:Lockheed F-94 Starfire
Aircraft Generic Type:Lockheed F-94 Starfire
Aircraft Version:Lockheed F-94A Starfire
C/n (msn):780-7020
Operator / Titles:USA - Air Force
City / Airport:Dayton - Wright-Patterson AFB / Wright AFB (closed)Map
Region / Country:Ohio, United States
Airport Codes:ICAO: -   IATA: -   Local: DWF   Other: -
Collection:National Museum of the US Air Force
Photo Date:18 August 2013
Photo by:Alastair T. Gardiner
Photo ID: 57611
Photo Comment

Developed from the T-33 Shooting Star the F-94 was the first US all-weather jet interceptor and the first US production jet to have an afterburner. Lockheed produced 853 F-94s of 110 were the A-version and this one was retired directly from active service to arrive at the National Museum of the USAF during May 1957.

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