Fighter jet

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Fighter jet
Fighter jet.png
Weapons6 × 0.50 linked machineguns
8 rockets or 2 bombs on external mounts[1]
LocationRivet City, Capital Wasteland
Jet crash site, Point Lookout
Camp McCarran, Mojave Wasteland
base id0004ea4a (Rivet City)
xx00c12f (crashed jet)
 
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Fighter jets were the primary tool of air dominance used by the United States Air Force. Their wreckage can be seen in Fallout 3 and Fallout: New Vegas.

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The standard jet of the Air Force used a conventional all-metal airframe, with a slim low wing and tricycle landing gear. Six forward-facing machine guns were integrated in the fuselage, with space on the wings for an additional eight rockets or two bombs.[1] Manufactured by Lockreed Industries,[2] this jet fighter was the primary aircraft of the United States Air Force[3] and (in its navalized version, with folding wings) the United States Navy.[4][5]

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Appearances[edit | edit source]

This model of fighter jet appear in Fallout 3 and Fallout: New Vegas.

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 F-80 carrying capacity, which is mirrored by the Lockreed fighter jet.
  2. Museum of Technology terminal entries Flight Exhibits: "Take to the skies and soar above the clouds as you view our aircraft exhibits throughout the Museum of Technology. The original Wright Brothers Flyer, the vintage WWII P-51 Mustang and several other aircraft can be found hanging about the museum. Also, be sure an visit our Flight Experience Gallery where you can take a simulated airline flight on board a full-sized jetliner or step into the hair-raising, white-knuckle world of air traffic control in our Tower of Terror exhibit. Sponsored by Lockreed Industries."
    Note: The name is a play on Lockheed Industries, which developed the original F-80.
  3. Multiple fighter jets are present at Adams Air Force Base.
  4. Multiple fighter jets on the deck of Rivet City.
  5. The jet crash site plane confirming it as being used up to the day of the Great War.