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    • Year
      1906
      2018
    • Length
      6 m
      11 m
    • Height
      3 m
      6 m
    • Width
      1 m
      8 m
    • Diameter
      3 m
      9 m
    • Wing area
      18 m2
      28 m2
    • Wingspan (Beam)
      8 m
      14 m
    • Wing loading
      153 kg/m2
      231 kg/m2
    • Swept
      4 m
      10 m
    • Sweep
      25 deg
      68 deg
    • Aspect ratio
      1
      26
    • Disc area
      1 m2
      460 m2
    • Main rotor diameter
      1 m
      62 m
    • Rotor number
      1 qt
      8 qt
    • Blades per rotor
      4 qt
      5 qt
    • Disc loading
      17 kg/m2
      73 kg/m2
    • Tail rotor diameter
      0 m
      5 m
    • Empty weight
      2565 kg
      3849 kg
    • Max. takeoff weight (Gross weight)
      4698 kg
      7048 kg
    • Loaded weight
      5 kg
      242500 kg
    • Crew
      1 per.
      2 per.
    • Useful load
      26 kg
      90700 kg
    • Payload
      23 kg
      122470 kg
    • Capacity passengers
      1 per.
      400 per.
    • Hardpoints
      1 qt
      2576 qt
    • Ground Speed
      492 km/h
      738 km/h
    • Max. Speed
      542 km/h
      814 km/h
    • Сruise Speed
      52 km/h
      3087 km/h
    • Stall Speed
      40 km/h
      258 km/h
    • Landing Speed
      68 km/h
      270 km/h
    • Minimum control speed
      24 km/h
      113 km/h
    • Never exceed speed
      107 km/h
      1050 km/h
    • Fuel Capacity
      560 l
      840 l
    • Fuel External
      142 l
      10025 l
    • Power/mass
      0 hp/kg
      23 hp/kg
    • Thrust/weight
      0 kN/kg
      3 kN/kg
    • Afterburning thrust
      29 kN/kg
      980 kN/kg
    • Total Power
      1840 hp
      2760 hp
    • Thrust
      1 kN
      1914 kN
    • Service ceiling
      9436 m
      14156 m
    • Static ceiling
      3 m
      5485 m
    • Range (Ferry range)
      1422 km
      2134 km
    • Range PTB (Ferry range)
      720 km
      10000 km
    • Сombat radius
      780 km
      1170 km
    • Endurance
      0 h
      150 h
    • Takeoff roll
      20 m
      3200 m
    • Landing roll
      20 m
      2570 m
    • Maximum glide ratio
      7
      43
    • Load factor from
      2 G
      9 G
    • Rate of climb
      1088 m/min
      1634 m/min
    • Rate of sink
      36 m/min
      56 m/min
    • Time to altitude
      0 min
      105 min
    • Propellers
      1 qt
      8 qt
    • Prop diameter
      1 m
      6 m
    • Prop blade number
      1 qt
      8 qt
    • Guns
      3 qt
      5 qt
    • Bombs
      1 qt
      250 qt
    • Missiles
      1 qt
      24 qt
    • Rockets
      3 qt
      5 qt
    • Torpedoes
      1 qt
      4 qt
    • Bombs weight
      363 kg
      545 kg
    • Rockets weight
      1 kg
      48 kg
    • Number built
      1012 qt
      1518 qt
    • Price
      41 USD
      750000000 USD

Grumman F8F Bearcat

TypeAircraft
Company

Grumman Aerospace Corporation

Scheme

Monoplane

Low wing

Geometry
Length (m)
1.9
 
8.6
88.7
Height (m)
0.6
 
4.2
50.1
Wings
Wing area (m2)
1.1
 
22.7
925
Wingspan (Beam) (m)
0.1
 
10.9
95
Wing loading (kg/m2)
3.1
 
192.1
829
Weights
Empty weight (kg)
8
 
3,207
276,800
Max. takeoff weight (Gross weight) (kg)
154
 
5,873
575,000
Capacity
Crew (per.)
1
 
1
112
Speeds
Ground Speed (km/h)
96.6
 
615
1,500
Max. Speed (km/h)
25
 
678
28,165
Fuel
Fuel Capacity (l)
23
 
700
320,000
Power
Total Power (hp)
0.4
 
2,300
60,000
1 powerplant
Performance
Service ceiling (m)
0.6
 
11,796
161,544
Range (Ferry range) (km)
4
 
1,778
40,700
Сombat radius (km)
277
 
975
7,210
Dynamic Performance
Rate of climb (m/min)
1.9
 
1,360.9
36,000
Combat
Guns (qt)
1
 
4
18
0.50 in (12.7 mm) Browning M2 machine guns (F8F-1 and F8F-1N); Four 20mm AN/M3 cannon (F8F-1B)
Rockets (qt)
1
 
4
76
5 in (127 mm) unguided rockets
Bombs weight (kg)
2
 
454
39,000
Stat
Number built (qt)
0
 
1,265
43,000
Introduction 1945
First flight 21.08.1944
Stop production 1963

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