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Rogers in Benton County, Arkansas — The American South (West South Central)
 

F-101B Voodoo

 
 
F-101B Voodoo Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 5, 2012
1. F-101B Voodoo Marker
Inscription.

USAF Century Series aircraft flown by active interceptor squadrons, the Air Defense Command, and the Air National Guard from 1959 - 1983.

The Voodoo is well known for its NATO role as a nuclear deterrent during the Cold War.

The RF-101 variant is famous for performing reconnaissance missions in Cuba during the 1962 Missile Crisis and in Southeast Asia.

McDonnell Douglas Corporation
Designer and builder of over 800 F-101s
12 July 1991

 
Erected 1991 by McDonnell Aircraft Company.
 
Location. 36° 22.216′ N, 94° 6.125′ W. Marker is in Rogers, Arkansas, in Benton County. Marker is at the intersection of Hudson Road (U.S. 62) and Cass Hough Drive, on the left when traveling north on Hudson Road. Touch for map. Marker is at the entrance to Rogers Municipal-Carter Field Airport. Marker is in this post office area: Rogers AR 72756, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. All Vietnam Veterans Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Arvest Bank (approx. 2.7 miles away); Sesquicentennial Trail of the Centuries (approx. 2.7 miles away); Daisy Airgun Museum
F-101B Voodoo Image on Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 5, 2012
2. F-101B Voodoo Image on Marker
(approx. 2.7 miles away); Victory Theater (approx. 2.7 miles away); Harris Baking Company (approx. 2.8 miles away); First United Methodist Church (approx. 2.8 miles away); Historic Rogers Post Office Building (approx. 2.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Rogers.
 
Also see . . .
1. F-101 Voodoo Photo Gallery. (Submitted on January 10, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. F-101 Voodoo Video. (Submitted on January 10, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Air & SpacePatriots & PatriotismWar, ColdWar, Vietnam
 
F-101B Voodoo Static Display image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 5, 2012
3. F-101B Voodoo Static Display
F-101B Voodoo and Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., February 5, 2012
4. F-101B Voodoo and Marker
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on January 10, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 566 times since then and 36 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 10, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   3. submitted on January 13, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   4. submitted on January 10, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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