In 1954 the rocket-like F-104 first flew. The "Starfighter" was really just the engine, razor sharp stubby wings and fuselage. Popular with the pilots, the aircraft was called after 269 crashes "widow maker." On development, technology and use of the hunter informs this documentation.
224 pages, german language, 265 x 230 mm, 59 w illustrations, 180 color illustrations, 13 line drawings