North American FJ-4B Fury

Pima Air and Space Museum, Tucson, Arizona

North American FJ-4B Fury (1954-1972)
Pima Air and Space Museum, Tucson, Arizona, USA
February 21, 2008

This carrier-capable fighter-bomber was used primarily by the US Navy and US Marine Corps.  374 FJ-4 units were constructed, 222 of those being the FJ-4B.  In lineage it sprang from the FJ-2 and FJ-3 (both called Fury).  It was redesignated as the AF-1E in 1962.  The maximum speed of this aircraft was 680 mph at 35,000 feet, it had a service ceiling of 46,800 feet.

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