• ROCAF RF-101C?

    Posted on May 9th, 2009 Administrator 2 comments

    The two RF-101 at Taoyuan Aviation Museum and at ROCAF Museum in Kangshan were suspected as two C models painted with fake A-model serial numbers because both aircraft have the small air intake on the leading edge of the vertical fin which is a distinctive feature of the C model. The three official USAF photos below show the air intake on the RF-101C, which is indicated by an arrow.

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  • 再談RF-101

    Posted on May 2nd, 2009 Administrator 1 comment

    最近這幾天陸續跟一些美軍退役RF-101飛行員聯絡上,他們有的曾經訓練過我國的RF-101飛行員,有的駕駛RF-101來台訪問過,有的還在桃園基地待了兩年。雖然他們都無法證實我國是否曾經使用RF-101C,卻指出A型和C型的確可以從垂直尾翼上的小進氣口來判別:RF-101A在使用後燃器時有五分鐘的時間限制;RF-101C多了這個用來冷卻阻力傘艙的進氣口,這個限制就取消了。

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