The Century Series with Joe Wilding

The Damcasters - The Aviation History Podcast
The Damcasters - The Aviation History Podcast
The Century Series with Joe Wilding

The Century Series was the name given to the series of second-generation US Air Force fighters that took the USAF beyond the sound barrier and towards Mach 2. With the F-100 Super Sabre, F-101 Voodoo, F-102 Delta Dart, F-104 Starfighter, F-105 Thunderchief, F-106 Delta Dart and F-107A all on display at the Pima Air Space Museum in Tucson, Arizona, aircraft designer Joe Wilding shows us around the design of these early jet fighters.

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00:00 Introduction

01:03 Visit the Pima Air and Space Museum Ad

01:26 Intro cont

02:12 Joe Wilding on The Century Series

04:47 North American Aviation F-100 Super Sabre

11:11 Detour to the Lockheed P-80 Shooting Star

14:33 F-100 cont

17:13 Convair F-102A Delta Dagger

28:53 Lockheed F-104 Starfighter

38:49 Convair F-106 Delta Dart

39:59 Republic F-105 Thunderchief

45:17 North American F-107A

51:53 BONUS SR-71 and the D-21

55:17 Conclusion and Become a Damcasteer!

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