McDonnell F-101 Voodoo

Fighter / Fighter Bomber

McDonnell F-101B Voodoo United States Air Force (USAF) 59-0428 © Karsten Palt
Photo ©: Karsten Palt
The McDonnell F-101 Voodoo is a twin-engined two-seat jet fighter and fighter bomber aircraft produced by the US-American manufacturer McDonnell Aircraft Corporation. The F-101 served also as a photo reconnaissance aircraft.
The F-101A and the upgrated F-101C were a single-seat fighter bomber variants.
Crew2
Propulsion2 Turbojet Engines
Engine ModelPratt & Whitney J57-P-55
Engine Power (each)
dry/with Afterburner
53,4 / 75,2 kN12000 / 16900 lbf
Speed1965 km/h1061 kts
  1221 mph
Service Ceiling16.703 m54.800 ft
Range2.495 km1.347 NM
1.550 mi.
Empty Weight13.141 kg28.970 lbs
max. Takeoff Weight23.768 kg52.400 lbs
Wing Span12,09 m39 ft 8 in
Wing Area34,2 m368 ft
Length20,54 m67 ft 5 in
Height5,49 m18 ft 0 in
First Flight29.09.1954 (F-101A)
Production Statusout of production
Total Production885
Data for (Version)McDonnell F-101B Voodoo
VariantsF-101A, RF-101A, F-101B, CF-101B, RF-101B, TF-101B / F-101F, EF-101B, F-101C, RF-101C, CF-101F, RF-101G, RF-101H

[Photo-ID: 7521] Karsten Palt 2013-07-19
McDonnell CF-101B Voodoo, Canadian Armed Forces, 101045, c/n 560, Karsten Palt, 2013McDonnell
CF-101B Voodoo
Canadian Armed Forces
Reg.: 101045
c/n: 560
 
ex USAF 57-0382
Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum [Hamilton, Mount Hope]
[Photo-ID: 5414] Karsten Palt 2012-01-11
McDonnell F-101B Vodoo, United States Air Force (USAF), 58-0325, c/n 697, Karsten Palt, 2012McDonnell
F-101B Vodoo
United States Air Force (USAF)
Reg.: 58-0325
c/n: 697
 
National Museum of the United States Air Force [Dayton, Ohio / USA (Wright-Patterson AFB)]
[Photo-ID: 6850] Karsten Palt 2013-05-17
McDonnell F-101B Voodoo, United States Air Force (USAF), 56-0312, c/n 408, Karsten Palt, 2013McDonnell
F-101B Voodoo
United States Air Force (USAF)
Reg.: 56-0312
c/n: 408
 
Midland Air Museum [Coventry]
[Photo-ID: 6849] Karsten Palt 2013-05-17
McDonnell F-101B Voodoo, United States Air Force (USAF), 56-0312, c/n 408, Karsten Palt, 2013McDonnell
F-101B Voodoo
United States Air Force (USAF)
Reg.: 56-0312
c/n: 408
 
Midland Air Museum [Coventry]
[Photo-ID: 6848] Karsten Palt 2013-05-17
McDonnell F-101B Voodoo, United States Air Force (USAF), 56-0312, c/n 408, Karsten Palt, 2013McDonnell
F-101B Voodoo
United States Air Force (USAF)
Reg.: 56-0312
c/n: 408
 
Midland Air Museum [Coventry]
[Photo-ID: 11122] Karsten Palt 2015-06-03
McDonnell F-101B Voodoo, United States Air Force (USAF), 57-0282, c/n 460, Karsten Palt, 2015McDonnell
F-101B Voodoo
United States Air Force (USAF)
Reg.: 57-0282
c/n: 460
 
Pima Air and Space Museum [Tucson, AZ]
[Photo-ID: 13255] Karsten Palt 2016-10-10
McDonnell F-101B Voodoo, United States Air Force (USAF), 57-0412, c/n 590, Karsten Palt, 2016McDonnell
F-101B Voodoo
United States Air Force (USAF)
Reg.: 57-0412
c/n: 590
 
Castle Air Museum [Atwater, CA]
[Photo-ID: 13256] Karsten Palt 2016-10-10
McDonnell F-101B Voodoo, United States Air Force (USAF), 57-0412, c/n 590, Karsten Palt, 2016McDonnell
F-101B Voodoo
United States Air Force (USAF)
Reg.: 57-0412
c/n: 590
 
Castle Air Museum [Atwater, CA]
[Photo-ID: 11401] Karsten Palt 2015-06-01
McDonnell F-101B Voodoo, United States Air Force (USAF), 57-0436, c/n 614, Karsten Palt, 2015McDonnell
F-101B Voodoo
United States Air Force (USAF)
Reg.: 57-0436
c/n: 614
 
retired 1981, Celebrity Row
AMARG - Boneyard [Tucson, AZ]
[Photo-ID: 1625] Karsten Palt 2009-04-02
McDonnell F-101B Voodoo, United States Air Force (USAF), 58-0265, c/n 637, Karsten Palt, 2009McDonnell
F-101B Voodoo
United States Air Force (USAF)
Reg.: 58-0265
c/n: 637
 
Technik Museum [Speyer]
[Photo-ID: 1626] Karsten Palt 2009-04-02
McDonnell F-101B Voodoo, United States Air Force (USAF), 58-0265, c/n 637, Karsten Palt, 2009McDonnell
F-101B Voodoo
United States Air Force (USAF)
Reg.: 58-0265
c/n: 637
 
Technik Museum [Speyer]
[Photo-ID: 11320] Karsten Palt 2015-06-04
McDonnell F-101B Voodoo, United States Air Force (USAF), 59-0418, c/n 742, Karsten Palt, 2015McDonnell
F-101B Voodoo
United States Air Force (USAF)
Reg.: 59-0418
c/n: 742
 
March Field Air Museum [Riverside, CA]
[Photo-ID: 10113] Karsten Palt 2014-05-30
McDonnell F-101B Voodoo, United States Air Force (USAF), 59-0428, c/n 752, Karsten Palt, 2014McDonnell
F-101B Voodoo
United States Air Force (USAF)
Reg.: 59-0428
c/n: 752
 
Air Mobility Command Museum [Dover AFB, DE]
[Photo-ID: 10112] Karsten Palt 2014-05-30
McDonnell F-101B Voodoo, United States Air Force (USAF), 59-0428, c/n 752, Karsten Palt, 2014McDonnell
F-101B Voodoo
United States Air Force (USAF)
Reg.: 59-0428
c/n: 752
 
Air Mobility Command Museum [Dover AFB, DE]
[Photo-ID: 5837] Karsten Palt 2012-06-10
McDonnell F-101F Voodoo, United States Air Force (USAF), 58-0324, c/n 696, Karsten Palt, 2012McDonnell
F-101F Voodoo
United States Air Force (USAF)
Reg.: 58-0324
c/n: 696
 
Joe Davies Heritage Airpark Plant 42 [Palmdale, CA]
[Photo-ID: 5838] Karsten Palt 2012-06-10
McDonnell F-101F Voodoo, United States Air Force (USAF), 58-0324, c/n 696, Karsten Palt, 2012McDonnell
F-101F Voodoo
United States Air Force (USAF)
Reg.: 58-0324
c/n: 696
 
Joe Davies Heritage Airpark Plant 42 [Palmdale, CA]
[Photo-ID: 5495] Karsten Palt 2012-01-11
McDonnell RF-101C Voodoo, United States Air Force (USAF), 56-0166, c/n 127, Karsten Palt, 2012McDonnell
RF-101C Voodoo
United States Air Force (USAF)
Reg.: 56-0166
c/n: 127
 
National Museum of the United States Air Force [Dayton, Ohio / USA (Wright-Patterson AFB)]
[Photo-ID: 11126] Karsten Palt 2015-06-03
McDonnell RF-101C Voodoo, United States Air Force (USAF), 56-0214, c/n 230, Karsten Palt, 2015McDonnell
RF-101C Voodoo
United States Air Force (USAF)
Reg.: 56-0214
c/n: 230
 
Pima Air and Space Museum [Tucson, AZ]