Republic F-84C Thunderjet

Pima Air and Space Museum, Tucson, Arizona

Republic F-84C Thunderjet (1948-1956)
Pima Air and Space Museum, Tucson, Arizona, USA
February 21, 2008

The F-84 was so marred with structural and engine issues that the U.S. Air Force concluded, in 1948, that it was “unable to execute any aspect of its intended mission and considered canceling the program”.  With the development of the F-84D, the aircraft was considered fully operational.

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