Dassault Mirage F1
Dassault Mirage F1

Dassault Mirage F1 



Dassault Mirage F1 ( «Mirage» F-1) - Airplane fighter French Air Force intended to conduct air combat, it is also capable of engaging surface targets. He took part in the fighting in the Middle East.
Fighter entered service in 1973, the

Powerplant: one turbojet engine Snecma Atar 9K-50 50 kN thrust, when the afterburner - 71 kN.


Dassault Mirage F1 photo

Dassault Mirage F1 photo

Tactical and technical characteristics of the Dassault Mirage F1:



  • Wingspan, m 8,4

  • Length, m 15,0

  • Height, m ​​4,5

  • Wing area, m2 25,0

  • Empty aircraft weight, kg 7700

  • Useful weight, kg 4000

  • Takeoff weight, kg 14 800

  • Flight range, km 3300

  • Ceiling, m 18 500

  • Crew 1


flight speed, km / h:

  • at an altitude of 11 m - 000

  • near the ground - 1470


Dassault Mirage F1 photo 2

Dassault Mirage F1 photo

Small arms 

  • 2 cannons of 30 mm caliber

  • Guided missiles 2x "Matra"

  • or 2h "Magique" and AS-30

  • Unguided rockets 90x68 mm


Bomb load, kg 4000


Military aviation


French Air Force bought the aircraft Mirage F83C 1 in the base configuration, 13 last received warnings receivers of radar illumination Thomson-CSF Type BF. More 79 aircraft were built in the version Mirage F1C-200 with non-retractable rod fuel consumer, which increased the length of the fuselage on 7 cm by a small insert in the bow.

Dassault Mirage F1 - the only aircraft of the Mirage series, which is based on the normal aerodynamic scheme and equipped with highly swept wing.