Dassault Rafale
Dassault Rafale

Dassault Rafale



Dassault Rafale - A fifth-generation French multi-role fighter is to enter service in 2005. It is planned to produce several versions of the aircraft, including a deck-based one.


Dassault Rafale Photos

Dassault Rafale Photos

The fighter is designed to perform versatile combat missions: gaining air supremacy, protecting its ground forces from air attacks, delivering missile-bomb strikes against ground targets, and delivering a 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 aircraft weight, kg 9060

  • Takeoff weight, kg 18 500

  • Maximum takeoff weight, kg 21

  • Flight speed (without outboard fuel tanks), km / h 2000


Dassault Rafale cockpit photo

Dassault Rafale cockpit photo


Armament (in the presence of outboard fuel tanks):

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


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