F-102 at NMUSAF

F-102 Delta Dagger picture

It never turned out to be the “Ultimate Interceptor” it was once projected as, but Convair’s F-102 helped bring Air Defense Command into the supersonic age. This preserved example is seen on display in the NMUSAF’s Cold War Gallery at Dayton.

Bibliography:

Photo: Montana ANG F-102 Air Classics November 1984 p.64

Boneyard Almanac: 20th Century Picture Book by Del Laughery p.43: photo of F-102A 56-1432 ex Minn ANG

 

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