Author Topic: Douglas A-4 Skyhawk Ideas and Inspiration  (Read 79011 times)

Offline elmayerle

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Re: Douglas A-4 Skyhawk Ideas and Inspiration
« Reply #375 on: October 19, 2020, 12:14:03 AM »
And a non after burning Spey or Olympus?
Douglas (or it might have been McDonnell Douglas) offered a non-afterburning Spey variant of the Skyhawk, but you're probably already aware of that Volkodav

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I have a copy of that brochure; very interesting reading since it includes drawings showing the changes from a "stock" A-4.

Offline M.A.D

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Re: Douglas A-4 Skyhawk Ideas and Inspiration
« Reply #376 on: October 20, 2020, 04:18:48 AM »
And a non after burning Spey or Olympus?
Douglas (or it might have been McDonnell Douglas) offered a non-afterburning Spey variant of the Skyhawk, but you're probably already aware of that Volkodav

MAD
I have a copy of that brochure; very interesting reading since it includes drawings showing the changes from a "stock" A-4.
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Offline Gingie

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Re: Douglas A-4 Skyhawk Ideas and Inspiration
« Reply #377 on: November 04, 2020, 05:51:55 AM »
What-if 1/48 Hobbycraft RCN A-4CN Sea Eagle





Backstory and more photos here at ARC Air: http://www.aircraftresourcecenter.com/Gal15/14401-14500/gal14490-A-4-Dompierre/00.shtm


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