HOBBY MASTER 1/72 USAF UNITED STATES AIR FORCE CONVAIR F-102 DELTA DAGGER 57-0907 (HA3114)

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Description

Up for sale is a brand new 1/72 USAF UNITED STATES AIR FORCE CONVAIR F-102 DELTA DAGGER 57-0907 (HA3114) by Hobbymaster.

The Convair F-102 Delta Dagger was designed to be an interceptor aircraft and act as the core of USAF air defenses 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.

This model aircraft is made from die-cast metal and include extensive detailing. It is similar in quality to Corgi, Gemini Jets, JC Wings, Witty Wings, Century Wings, NG Models and Aviation72.

 

Includes display stand.

Additional information

Weight1.2 kg
Dimensions28 × 28 × 10 cm
Length

29cm

Wingspan

16cm

Aircraft Family

CONVAIR F-102 DELTA DAGGER

Registration

57-0907

Brand

HOBBY MASTER

Model Manufacturer

HOBBY MASTER

Vehicle Manufacturer

CONVAIR