Tag: Convair F-102 Delta Dagger

On Feb. 2, 1970 the F-106A (S/N 58-0787) flown by Maj. Gary Foust was involved in a very unusual incident The F-106 featured in the photos of this post was involved in a very unusual incident. On Feb. 2, 1970 the F-106A (S/N 58-0787) flown by Maj. Gary Foust was performing a training mission from Malmstrom Air Force Base (AFB) when...
The F-106 used the Hughes MA-1 electronic guidance and fire control system that supported the Genie and Falcon missiles The Convair F-106 Delta Dart all-weather interceptor was developed from the company F-102 Delta Dagger. Originally designated F-102B, it was redesignated F-106 because it had extensive structural changes and a more powerful engine. The first F-106A flew on Dec.26, 1956, and deliveries to the U.S....

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