F8F Bearcat

 
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General Info

  • Name: F8F Bearcat
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  • Country: USA
  • Manufacturer: Grumman Aircraft Engineering Corporation
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  • Type: Airplane
  • Category: Military Aircraft
  • Sub Type: Fighter aircraft
  • Manufacturing date: Jan 1943
  • Maiden flight: Aug 1944

Technical characteristics

  • Empty weight: 4190 kg
  • Loaded weight: 5714 kg
  • Service ceiling: 11370 m
  • Wing loading: 184 kg/m2
  • Height: 3.99 m
  • Wing area: 31 m2
  • Range: 2460 km
  • Rate of climb: 17.8 m/s
  • Max speed: 610 km/h
  • Length: 10.24 m
  • Max takeoff weight: 6990 kg
  • Wingspan: 13.06 m

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