Starting this beast up and watching the Engine indicators - count them! - come to life is fun. Landing it is even more fun!
Produced in the late 50's, the F models were distinct in that they were the first aircraft to be involved in the Vietnam conflict.
This model depicts the first version of camouflage that was applied to the B-52 in the late 60's. 550173 was retired 22/09/71.
|Full 2D cockpit||YES|
|Virtual cockpit||YES||Works well|
|Autopilot console||YES||Integrated into the 2D cockpit|
|Primary Flight Instruments console||YES||Use with the Virtual cockpit|