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F-4 Phantom - McDonnell F-4 «Phantom». A photo. Characteristics.
F-4 Phantom - McDonnell F-4 «Phantom». A photo. Characteristics.

F-4 Phantom - McDonnell F-4 «Phantom»


The main NATO fighter with 1960-ies. was the Phantom F-4. The aircraft was in service with the Air Forces of many countries, including in Germany, where, after the creation of its armed forces is "Phantom" was the first combat aircraft. It is widely used in operations (Vietnam, the Middle East) as an all-weather fighter and fighter-bomber. The first flight took place on May 27 1958, the

Fighter US Air Force has been adopted in 1973, the aircraft was manufactured in several versions: tactical fighter, reconnaissance, combat training. In addition to the fighter and reconnaissance functions he could strike at land and sea surface targets.

Powerplant: two turbojets J85-G-21 15,8 thrust of kN, with afterburner running - on 22 kN.


F-4 Phantom - McDonnell F-4 «Phantom».

F-4 Phantom photo


The performance characteristics of the fighter F- 4 Phantom:

  • Span, m 8,13
  • Length, m 14,68
  • Height, m ​​4,06
  • Wing area, m2 17,29
  • Empty weight, kg 4390
  • Useful weight, kg 3175
  • Launch weight, kg 11 190
  • flight speed, km / h: at the height of 11 000 1740 m
  • flight speed, km / h: at the ground 1200
  • Flight range, km 3200
  • Ceiling, m 15 800
  • Crew 1


Armament fighters F- 4 Phantom:

  • Small arms 2 20 mm caliber guns
  • Managed 2 missiles ( "Sidewinder", "Maverick")
  • Unguided rockets caliber 76 70 mm
  • Bomb load kg 3200


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