Dassault Rafale
Dassault Rafale

Dassault Rafale



Dassault Rafale - French multipurpose fighter of the fifth generation is to go into service in 2005 was planned to produce several versions of the aircraft, including - carrier-based.


Dassault Rafale Photos

Dassault Rafale Photos

The fighter is designed for diverse combat missions: air superiority, the protection of its ground troops from air attacks, application raketnobombovyh attacks on ground targets, nuclear strike.

Powerplant: two dual-circuit afterburning turbojet engine SNECmA M88-2 7440 kg of thrust, or two dual-circuit afterburning turbojet engine M88-3 8870 kg of thrust.


Dassault Rafale photo in parsing

Dassault Rafale Photos

The performance characteristics of a fighter "Rafale":


  • Wingspan, m 10,90

  • Length, m 15,30

  • Height, m ​​5,34

  • Wing area, m2 46,00

  • Empty weight, kg 9060

  • Takeoff weight, kg 18 500

  • Maximum take-off weight, kg 21 500

  • Airspeed (without external fuel tanks), km / h 2000


Dassault Rafale cockpit photo

Dassault Rafale cockpit photo


Armament (if external fuel tanks):

  • 12 250 kg of bombs and 4 8 SD or SD


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