Wednesday, August 19, 2015

F-4 Phantom II Development

Scan1714a One of the best side view/development illustrations on the F-4 from F4H-1 to F-4K/M that I have seen. (I would love to credit this chart; but, I don’t know where I got it.)

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Anonymous said...

Hello Ron
I just chanced upon your site - great stuff!
This drawing is from the Squadron/Signal book PHANTOM II A Pictorial History of the McDonnell Douglas F-4 Phantom II, by Lou Drendal.
It was one of the first books on the Phantom I had.

Best regards
Fred [a Phanatic]

Aviation Archives said...

Great! Thanks for the info! I should have thought of that booklet as it was one of my first, also.

Anonymous said...

You're welcome. My bad, it should be Lou Drendel, not Drendal.

Do you have any articles/drawings of the F-4B conformal weapons carriage that you can post?
I read somewhere that it could actually outperform a "clean" F-4 - incredible.

Thanks, Fred

Aviation Archives said...

Fred - Stay tuned! You have inspired me to do a post on it in the near future. I have some tech reports; but, no photos yet.


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