By Jaroslaw Dobrzyński
An illustrated technical heritage of the Lockheed F-104 Starfighter supersonic interceptor and fighter-bomber. one of many Century sequence of plane, it used to be operated through the air forces of greater than a dozen international locations from 1958 to 2004.
The assorted types of the airplane, from the prototypes to the ultimate export and license equipped models are defined and illustrated; all of the adjustments in specification, apparatus and function are recorded.
Drawings and knowledge from the unique technical manuals, complete dimensional info and pictures of surviving examples preserved in aviation museums illustrate all features of the airframe, inside and outside.
Contemporary pictures and plenty of pages of colour illustrations whole the book's finished assurance.
About forty colour profiles.
Profusely illustrated with pictures, together with walk-around part displaying all points of the airframe, and diagrams from authentic manuals. contains 1/72nd scale plans, and colour profiles exhibiting a number of the colourful schemes utilized to the Starfighter by means of its clients, together with anniversary schemes.