This metal radome
(nose) was fabricated for NASA to install on their F-106B (pictured below) to
evaluate the effect of lightning strikes on in
the early 80ís. At the end of testing the original fiberglass radome once
installed on the Museumís F-106 was later installed onto the NASA F-106B.
Restoration crews received a fiberglass radome from QF-106A 57-2459 in