This aircraft paper model is a Lockheed NF-104A, an American mixed power, high-performance, supersonic aerospace trainer that served as a low-cost astronaut training vehicle for the X-15 and projected X-20 Dyna-Soar programs, the papercraft is created by Kancho Iliev, and the scale is in 1:72.
Three aircraft were modified from existing Lockheed F-104A airframes and served with the Aerospace Research Pilots School between 1963 and 1971, the modifications included a small supplementary rocket engine and a reaction control system for flight in the upper atmosphere. During the test program, the maximum altitude reached was more than 120,000 feet (36,600 m). One of the aircraft was destroyed in an accident while being flown by Chuck Yeager. The accident was depicted in the book The Right Stuff and the film of the same name. For further information please click here.
You can download the papercraft model here: Lockheed NF-104A Aerospace Trainer Free Aircraft Paper Model Download [Box] [Gavitex]