Widowmaker - Lockheed F-104 Starfighter

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Despite being one of the fastest aircraft of its era, the Lockheed F-104 Starfighter had a dreadful accident rate, especially in the re-formed Luftwaffe of the 1960s and 1970s.

Through training and modifications to the aircraft, the Starfighter would become synonymous with the Luftwaffe of the time but it would never shed its nickname of the 'Widowmaker'

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