Exhibit: F-104 Starfighter
Comments: Described as the "missile with a man in it" the F-104 was a lightweight fighter which proved popular with NATO allies.
MiGMan's curated videos
- Giorgio flew the F104 in the Italian Air Force starting in 1966.
- Crash Landing 2nd May 2002 at Leeuwarden Air Base
The leading edges of the F-104 wings were so sharp the ground crew had to exercise special care not to be cut when working near them!
Two privately owned F-104 Starfighters at the Great New England Air Show at Westover ARB, August 2000. MiGMan thanks Chinofor his photo.