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History

Built as c/n 183-1024,[1] 736 was converted to JQF-104A then QF-104A drone standard during 1961. On 4 October 1962, while in service with 3205th Drone Squadron at Eglin AFB, Florida, 56-736 was shot down by a missile while flying its 5th unmanned flight.[2]

Notes

  1. 56-736 firing a missile against the spaceship. (This clip is used twice!)

References

  1. http://cgibin.rcn.com/jeremy.k/cgi-bin/gzUsafSearch.pl?target=56-736&content=
  2. http://www.i-f-s.nl/f-104-miscellaneous/qf-104-drones/