F11F-1 Tiger, 1/72 Hasegawa
An aircraft like so many of the 1950's suffered from inadequate powerplant, the J65. Serving with fleet squadrons for about two years, it was more successful with the Blue Angels, where it served for ten years. J-79's were installed in two Tigers which increased the aircrafts performance, but the design of the aircraft was being surpassed by newer types. Grumman had been providing the Navy aircraft consistently since before WW 2. what a change in technology there was before it supplied another.
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