By Bruce Craig
F-84 aircraft including F-84G, F-84F, F-84Q, and RF-84F served in Turkey as part of the NATO alliance, and some are known to have served until mid-1980.
The aircraft type, years served, and number that served in Turkey are:
F-84G Thunderjet, 1952-1966, 480
F-84F Thunderstreak, 1958-1974, 93
F-84Q Thunderstreak, 1964-1975, 185
RF-84F Thunderflash, 1956-1980, 84
An F-84G which served in Turkey. Now on display at Istanbul Air Museum.
An RF-84F which served in Turkey. Now on display at Ankara Air Museum.
Photos courtesy of A.C.Acikgoz, Kedi Maket Model.
See Home/Links/F-84 Specific page for links to Kedi Maket Model