family of fighter-bomber aircraft
The republic F-84 was a jet fighter/fighter bomber used in the Korean War. There are several main versions :
- F-84E with unswept wings : Early version
- F-84F with swept wings : Thunderstreake
- F-84G with unswept wings : Thunderjet (build after the F-84F, keeping the unswept wing of the F-84E but fitted with other improvements such as an in fligth refuling system)
- RF-84 with air inlets moved on fuselage sides to left room in the nose for cameras : Thunderflash.