Ling-Temco-Vought F-8M Crusader

Last revised January 15, 2000

The designation F-8M was reserved for a proposal for the remanufacture of low-time F-8As. However, by this time, very few F-8As were still around and the idea never achieved fruition.


  1. Vought F-8 Crusader, Peter Mersky, Osprey, 1981.

  2. The American Fighter, Enzo Angelucci and Peter Bowers, Orion, 1987.

  3. United States Navy Aircraft Since 1911, Gordon Swanborough and Peter M. Bowers, Smithsonian, 1989.

  4. Ray Wagner, American Combat Planes, Third Enlarged Edition, Doubleday, 1982.