- Code Number:
60273, McDonnell F-101B Voodoo
- CN: 56-273
Manufactured by McDonnell Aircraft, St Louis, MO and delivered to the Air Force on 18 Dec. 1958
Dec. 1958: To 4756th Air Defense Wing (Air Defense Command), Tyndall AFB, FL.
Feb. 1968 -- To 3345th Maintenance and Supply Group (Air Training Command, Chanute Air Force Base (to GF-101B).
Oct. 1975 -- To Chanute Technical Training Center (ATC), Chanute AFB.
Dec. 1984 -- Dropped from inventory by transfer to Museum status.
Average Cost: $1,754,066
Wingspan 39 feet 8 in.
Length: 67 feet 5 in.
Height: 18 feet
Wing Area: 368 sq. feet
Weight: 28,970 lb,; max. 52,400
Speed: Cruise - 551 mph.; Max - 1,134 mph.
Ceiling: 54,800 feet
Range: 1,520 miles
Engines: 2x Pratt & Whitney J57-P-55 (52,400 lbs. thrust each)
Fuel: 2,953 gal. max
Armament: 4x AIM-4 Air-to-air missles, or 2 - AIR-2 Genie nuclear rockets and 2 - AI<-4 Falcon
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