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  •  You mean the F-104? (2+ / 0-)
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    shortfinals, RiveroftheWest

    The XF-103 was a proposal from Republic. It was cancelled in mockup stage...it would have been impressive if it performed as proposed, Mach 5 using a ramjet engine...

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    by boriscleto on Wed Apr 24, 2013 at 05:21:21 AM PDT

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    •  Probably (2+ / 0-)
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      RiveroftheWest, shortfinals

      The one that a stuffed / mounted example of tops a pole at City of Industry Museum ... they retired it from Luke AFB IIRC.

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      by BlackSheep1 on Wed Apr 24, 2013 at 03:37:17 PM PDT

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