Lockheed F-94 Starfire

Interceptor

Lockheed F-94C Starfire United States Air Force (USAF) 51-5623 FA-623 © Karsten Palt
Photo ©: Karsten Palt
The Lockheed F-94 Starfire is a single-engine two-seat jet fighter aircraft for the interceptor role produced by the US-American manufacturer Lockheed Corporation.
The F-94 Starfire is a development of the Lockheed TF-80C (T-33), a two-seat trainer variant of the Lockheed P-80/F-80 Shooting Star.
Crew2
Propulsion1 Turbojet Engine
Engine ModelPratt & Whitney J48-P-5
Engine Power43,4 kN9750 lbf
Speed1030 km/h556 kts
  640 mph
Service Ceiling4.775 m15.665 ft
Range1.296 km700 NM
806 mi.
Empty Weight5.764 kg12.707 lbs
max. Takeoff Weight10.970 kg24.185 lbs
Wing Span12,93 m42 ft 5 in
Wing Area21,6 m233 ft
Length13,56 m44 ft 6 in
Height4,55 m14 ft 11 in
First Flight16.04.1949
Production Statusout of production
Production Range1950-1954
Total Production854
Developed fromLockheed T-33 Shooting Star
Data for (Version)Lockheed F-94C Starfire
VariantsF-94A, F-94B, F-94C

[Photo-ID: 5410] Karsten Palt 2012-01-11
Lockheed F-94A Starfire, United States Air Force (USAF), 49-2498, c/n 780-7020, Karsten Palt, 2012Lockheed
F-94A Starfire
United States Air Force (USAF)
Reg.: 49-2498
c/n: 780-7020
 
National Museum of the United States Air Force [Dayton, Ohio / USA (Wright-Patterson AFB)]
[Photo-ID: 5409] Karsten Palt 2012-01-11
Lockheed F-94A Starfire, United States Air Force (USAF), 49-2498, c/n 780-7020, Karsten Palt, 2012Lockheed
F-94A Starfire
United States Air Force (USAF)
Reg.: 49-2498
c/n: 780-7020
 
National Museum of the United States Air Force [Dayton, Ohio / USA (Wright-Patterson AFB)]
[Photo-ID: 13246] Karsten Palt 2016-10-10
Lockheed F-94A Starfire, United States Air Force (USAF), 49-2500, c/n , Karsten Palt, 2016Lockheed
F-94A Starfire
United States Air Force (USAF)
Reg.: 49-2500
 
Castle Air Museum [Atwater, CA]
[Photo-ID: 5411] Karsten Palt 2012-01-11
Lockheed F-94C Starfire, United States Air Force (USAF), 50-0980, c/n 880-8025, Karsten Palt, 2012Lockheed
F-94C Starfire
United States Air Force (USAF)
Reg.: 50-0980
c/n: 880-8025
 
displayed as 50-1054
National Museum of the United States Air Force [Dayton, Ohio / USA (Wright-Patterson AFB)]
[Photo-ID: 11088] Karsten Palt 2015-06-03
Lockheed F-94C Starfire, United States Air Force (USAF), 51-5623, c/n 880-8219, Karsten Palt, 2015Lockheed
F-94C Starfire
United States Air Force (USAF)
Reg.: 51-5623
c/n: 880-8219
 
Pima Air and Space Museum [Tucson, AZ]