Fleet Interceptors form the deep space section of Earth’s Interplanet Fleet defending against attack from the Treen and other aliens.
The Fleet Interceptor is a 2 crew space capable ship where the pilot lies prone looking through the forward nose section.
Quadruple lasers are in turrets an all four sides of the fuselage.
Dan Dare and the Interplanet Fleet appeared in the Eagle comic from 1950 to 1969. The Eagle was revived in 1982 but with limited success.