A standard jet utilized by the United States Air Force, with a conventional all-metal airframe, slim low wing, and tricycle landing gear. In addition to being a part of a Lockreed Industries exhibit at the Museum of History, fighter jets are common throughout the wasteland, including at Adams Air Force Base and on the deck of Rivet City. Some variants are found with folding wings.
- Several fighter jets with folding wings appear on board the deck of Rivet City.
- A fixed-wing version can be found in Point Lookout at the jet crash site.
- Several fixed wing fighter jets can be found within some of the derelict hangers at Adams Air Force Base.
- One can also be seen suspended from the ceiling inside the Camp McCarran terminal building.
Behind the scenes
The fighter jet strongly resembles the P-80/F-80 Shooting Star and its variants, manufactured by the real world Lockheed Corporation.
- Museum of Technology terminal entries Flight Exhibits: "Take to the skies and soar above the clouds as you view our aircraft exhibits throughout the Museum of Technology. The original Wright Brothers Flyer, the vintage WWII P-51 Mustang and several other aircraft can be found hanging about the museum. Also, be sure an visit our Flight Experience Gallery where you can take a simulated airline flight on board a full-sized jetliner or step into the hair-raising, white-knuckle world of air traffic control in our Tower of Terror exhibit. Sponsored by Lockreed Industries."