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AIRCRAFT & MODEL AIRCRAFT

STARFIGHTER.

ALPHA-JET.

Our museum overs a collection of aircrafts, including the Alpha Jet and the Starfighter, which are positioned as eye-catchers in front of the museum. In addition, there are many model aircraft that add to the ambience and illustrate the history of aviation.

ALPHA-JET

DESSAULT-DORNIER

The Alpha Jet, a joint project between France and Germany, was developed in the 1970s as a light combat and training jet. It served in numerous air forces around the world as an advanced training aircraft and also performed military operations. The Flying Bulls' Alpha Jet was later rebuilt and modernized to meet the high safety standards and performance requirements for air shows and air races. Its distinctive appearance and powerful aerodynamics make it a popular aircraft with pilots and spectators alike.

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TECHNICAL DATA

2 turbofan engines
Snecma-Turbomeca-Larzac-04-C20

with 14.12 kN thrust each

Commissioning__1979

Construction period__1973 - 1984

Quantity__508

LOCKHEED F-104

The Lockheed F-104 Starfighter was a single-engine, high-performance fighter aircraft developed in the 1950s. Known for its distinctive sleek shape and high speed, the F-104 was used by several air forces around the world and played a significant role in the Cold War. Its innovative design and ability to reach extremely high speeds made it one of the most iconic aircraft of its era.

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TECHNICAL DATA

General Electric J79-GE-11A

(exhibited in the museum)

Top speed

Mach 2.0 or about 2,200 km/h

Construction period__1956 - 1975

Quantity__2,578

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MODEL AIRCRAFT

Our collection of model aircraft complements the atmosphere of the museum and conveys the fascination of aviation on a smaller scale. From detailed replicas of historic aircraft to artistically designed models of modern jets, the model aircraft offer a fascinating insight into the world of flight.

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