F-106A Delta Dart
Wingspan: 10 inches
Length: 17.75 inches
The F-106 Delta Dart is an all-weather interceptor aircraft for the United States Air Force.The F-106 is an advanced derivative of the F-102 Delta Dagger (F-102B). On June 1956, the F-106 featured many designs and modifications and was re-designated as the F-106. In 1957, after some minor redesign of the F-106, a new aircraft designated as the F-106A were delivered to 15 fighter interceptor squadrons. The F-106 served in the continental USA, Alaska and Iceland, as well as brief periods in Germany and South Korea. The F-86 was the second highest sequentially numbered P/F aircraft to enter service under the old number sequence (the F-111 was the highest and its official name, the "Delta Dart" was rarely used and the aircraft was known as "Six". In 1972, some F-106As were upgraded in Project Six Shooter.
This handcrafted model is painted in the same paint scheme as the original and is painstakingly built from Philippine mahogany by our skilled craftsmen. Perfect as a gift for any aviation enthusiast and history buff!