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Avro 720

   1957
–Avro –Blackburn–Folland-
Aircraft on photo: Avro 720                                                                                                  Photo source: Defence.pk
 
   
Manufacturer:
Avro Aircraft, United Kingdom
Max speed:
2.120 km/h
(1.320 mph) Length:
Type:
interceptor prototype
Range: NA

Span:
Description:
mixed propulsion interceptor with a rocket  Ferry range:
NA

Height:
  engine to give high performance and a
Ceiling: 18.288 m
(60.000 ft)
Max weight:
  small jet engine for cruising flight Climb rate: 110,9 m/s (21.820 ft/min)
Number built:
Canceled:
1956
Crew: 1   
 
12,88 m   
(42 ft 3 in)
8,32 m
(27 ft 4 in)
NA

7.972 kg
(17.575 lb)
1 uncompleted  prototype
   
Engines:             1 × Armstrong Siddeley Screamer liquid-fuelled rocket
    
  
  1 × Armstrong Siddeley Viper ASV.8 turbojet
                                            
Thrust:    1 x 36 kN (1 x 8.000 lbf) rocket engine
   
  1 x 7,8 kN (1 x 1.750 lbf) turbojet    
Armament: Missiles: provision for 2 x air-to-air missiles
   
More info/sources:
Wikipedia
Secret Projects
Avro Heritage
Flight Global
 

 

Blackburn B-48 Firecrest

   1947
 
Aircraft on photo: Blackburn B-48 Firecrest                                                        Photo source: Flickr by kitchener.lord
 
   
Manufacturer:
Blackburn Aircraft, United Kingdom
Max speed:
612 km/h    
(380 mph)   Length:
Type:
strike fighter
Range: 1.450 km
(900 mi)
Span:
Description:
single-engine naval strike fighter built as  Ferry range:
2.315 km
(1.438 mi)
Height:
  B-35 Firebrand development  Ceiling: 10.210 m
(33.497 ft)
Max weight:
First flight: 1947
Climb rate: 12,7 m/s
 (2.500 ft/min)
Number built:
Crew: 1
      
 
11,98 m   
(39 ft 4 in)
13,71 m
(45 ft 0 in)
4,42 m
(14 ft 6 in)
6.887 kg  
(15.183 lb)
 
   
Engine:               1 × Bristol Centaurus 59 18-cylinder radial engine
 
  
Power:    1 x 1.846 kW (1 x 2.475 HP                                 
                          
Armament: Guns: 2 x 12,7 mm (2 x 0.50 in)
   
  Rockets: 8 on underwing rails
   
  Torpedo / bombs: 1 x 951 kg (2.097 lb) torpedo or 2 x 110 kg (250 lb) bombs
   
More info/sources:
Wikipedia
Aviastar
Airwar
 

 

 

De Havilland D.H.100 Spidercrab

   1943
De Havilland D.H.100 Spidercrab  
Aircraft on photo: De Havilland D.H.100 Spidercrab LZ548/G                                      Photo source: Chezpeps.free.fr  
Data for: De Havilland D.H.100 Spidercrab LZ548/G  
Manufacturer:
de Havilland Aircraft Company, United Kingdom Max speed:
790 km/h
(490 mph)   
Length:
Type:
fighter prototype
Range: 933 km
(580 mi)
Span:
Description:
de Havilland Vampire prototype making  Ferry range:
NA

Height:
  Vampire a second jet fighter to enter service Ceiling: NA

Max weight:
  with the RAF after Meteor Climb rate: NA  
Number built:
First flight:
1943
Crew: 1   
 
9,37 m   
(30 ft 9 in)
12,19 m
(40 ft 0 in)
2,74 m
(9 ft 0 in)
3.630 kg    
(8.000 lb)
 
More info/ sources:
Engine:               1 × de Havilland Halford H.1 centrifugal turbojet
     
  
Thrust:    1 x 12,0 kN (1 x 2.700 lbf) dry thrust                             
  Source:
Armament: none
  De Havilland Vampire, W.A. Harrison
Airvectors
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De Havilland D.H.100 Vampire Mk.I

   1945
De Havilland D.H.100 Vampire Mk.I  
Aircraft on photo: De Havilland D.H.100 Vampire Mk.I                                              Photo source: Kev's Aviation Pics  
Data for: De Havilland D.H.100 Vampire Mk.I  
Manufacturer:
de Havilland Aircraft Company, United Kingdom Max speed:
869 km/h
(540 mph)   
Length:
Type:
fighter aircraft
Range: 1.175 km
(730 mi)
Span:
Description:
Vampire version with a square cut tail fin after  Ferry range:
NA

Height:
  modifications have been made to the prototype Ceiling: 8.700 m
(28.543 ft)
Max weight:
First flight: 1945 (Mk.I)
Climb rate: 21,8 m/s ( 4.290 ft/min)
Number built:
Crew: 1
      
 
9,37 m   
(30 ft 9 in)
12,19 m
(40 ft 0 in)
2,69 m
(8 ft 10 in)
4.754 kg    
(10.480 lb)
244 (Mk.I)
 
   
Engine:              1 × de Havilland Goblin 2 centrifugal turbojet
                                    
More info/sources: 
Thrust:    1 x 13,79 kN (1 x 3.100 lbf) dry thrust                          
                         Valka.cz
Armament: Guns: 4 x 20 mm (4 x 0.79 in)
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De Havilland D.H.100 Vampire Mk.II

   1945
De Havilland D.H.100 Vampire Mk.II  
Aircraft on photo: De Havilland D.H.100 Vampire Mk.II TG276                                              Photo source: Airpages.ru  
Data for: De Havilland D.H.100 Vampire Mk.II   
Manufacturer:
de Havilland Aircraft Company, United Kingdom Max speed:
925 km/h
(575 mph)   
Length:
Type:
experimental fighter
Range: 1.800 km
(1.118 mi)
Span:
Description:
Vampire version with Rolls-Royce Nene turbojet  Ferry range:
NA

Height:
  engine easily recognizable by having additional
Ceiling: 14.935 m
(49.000 ft)
Max weight:
  "elephant ear" air intakes just behind the cockpit Climb rate: NA
Number built:
First flight: 1945
Crew: 1   
 
9,37 m   
(30 ft 9 in)
12,19 m
(40 ft 0 in)
2,69 m
(8 ft 10 in)
6.100 kg  
(13.449 lb)
3 (1 built,
2 converted)
   
Engine:               1 ×  Rolls-Royce Nene RB.41 turbojet
 
  
Thrust:    1 x 20 kN (1 x 4.500 lbf)                          
            
Armament: Guns: 4 x 20 mm (4 x 0.79 in)
   
More info / sources:
Valka.cz
  Wikipedia
Lietadla   ADF Serials

 

 

De Havilland D.H.100 Vampire Mk.II TX807

   1947
De Havilland D.H.100 Vampire Mk.II TX807  
Aircraft on photo: De Havilland D.H.100 Vampire Mk.II TX807         Photo source:Vampire,Venom&Sea Vixen,P.Birtles  
Data for: De Havilland D.H.100 Vampire Mk.II TX807  
Manufacturer:
de Havilland Aircraft Company, United Kingdom Max speed:
925 km/h
(575 mph)   
Length:
Type:
experimental fighter
Range: 1.800 km
(1.118 mi)
Span:
Description:
third Vampire Mk.II prototype with one piece  Ferry range:
NA

Height:
  canopy, "elephant ear" intakes moved further
Ceiling: 14.935 m
(49.000 ft)
Max weight:
  back and with modified tail Climb rate: NA
Number built:
First flight: 1947
Crew: 1   
 
9,37 m   
(30 ft 9 in)
12,19 m
(40 ft 0 in)
2,69 m
(8 ft 10 in)
6.100 kg   
(13.449 lb)
1

   
Engine:              1 ×  Rolls-Royce Nene RB.41 turbojet
 
  
Thrust:    1 x 20 kN (1 x 4.500 lbf)                          
          Source:
Armament: Guns: 4 x 20 mm (4 x 0.79 in)
  Vampire, Venom and Sea Vixen, Philip Birtles, 1986
More info / sources:
Valka.cz   Wikipedia
Lietadla   ADF Serials

 

 

De Havilland D.H.100 Vampire F.3 / FB.5 / FB.6 / FB.9

   1946
 
Aircraft on photo: De Havilland (FFA) D.H.100 Vampire FB.6
 
Data for: De Havilland D.H.100 Vampire FB.6  
Manufacturer:
de Havilland Aircraft Company, United Kingdom
Max speed:
882 km/h
(548 mph) Length:
Type:
fighter aircraft
Range: 1.960 km
(1.220 mi)
Span:
Description:
the most common Vampire shape with modified  Ferry range:
2.253 km
(1.400 mi)
Height:
  tail versus original Mk.I Vampire Ceiling: 13.045 m
(42.800 ft)
Max weight:
First flight: 1946 (F.3)
Climb rate: 24,4 m/s
(4.800 ft/min)
Number built:
Crew: 1        
9,37 m   
(30 ft 9 in)
11,58 m
(38 ft 0 in)
2,69 m
(8 ft 10 in)
5.620 kg 
(12.390 lb)
   3.268  
(total) 
   
Engine:             
1 × de Havilland Goblin 3 centrifugal turbojet
 
More info/sources:
Thrust:    1 x 14,90 kN (1 x 3.350 lbf                                 
                                        
Armament: Guns: 4 x 20 mm (4 x 0.79 in)
   
  Rockets: 8    
  Bombs: 2 x 225 kg (2 x 500 lb)    
Wikipedia
Hrvatski vojnik
Flugzeuginfo
Aviastar
Airwar

 

 

De Havilland D.H.100 Vampire FB.6 "Pinocchio nose"

   1969
De Havilland D.H.100 Vampire FB.6 Pinocchio nose  
Aircraft on photo: De Havilland (FFA) D.H.100 Vampire FB.6 "Pinocchio nose"           
 
Data for: De Havilland D.H.100 Vampire FB.6 "Pinochio nose"  
Manufacturer:
de Havilland Aircraft Company,United Kingdom
Max speed:
882 km/h
(548 mph) Length:
Type:
fighter aircraft
Range: 1.960 km
(1.220 mi)
Span:
Description:
some of the Swiss Vampires that were modified Ferry range:
2.253 km
(1.400 mi)
Height:
  during 1970s receiving a distinctive new long
Ceiling: 13.045 m
(42.800 ft)
Max weight:
  nose to accommodate additional electronics Climb rate: 24,4 m/s
(4.800 ft/min)
Number built:
First flight: 1969 (estimate)
Crew: 1    
9,5 m   
(31 ft 2 in)
11,58 m
(38 ft 0 in)
2,69 m
(8 ft 10 in)
5.620 kg   
(12.390 lb)
55

   
Engine:              1 × de Havilland Goblin 3 centrifugal turbojet
 
  
Thrust:    1 x 14,90 kN (1 x 3.350 lbf)                               
                          
Armament: Guns: 4 x 20 mm (4 x 0.79 in)
   
  Rockets: 8
   
  Bombs: 2 x 225 kg (2 x 500 lb)
   
More info/sources:
Airvectors
X-Plane
MC-One
Hyperscale

 

 

De Havilland D.H.100 Sea Vampire F.10

   1945
De Havilland D.H.100 Sea Vampire F.10  
Aircraft on photo: De Havilland D.H.100 Sea Vampire F.10                                     Photo source: Flickr by NickJ 1972  
Data for: De Havilland D.H.100 Sea Vampire F.10  
Manufacturer:
de Havilland Aircraft Company, United Kingdom
Max speed:
869 km/h
(540 mph)    Length:
Type:
naval fighter prototype
Range: 1.175 km
(730 mi)
Span:
Description:
naval Vampire converted from 2nd Spider Crab  Ferry range:
NA

Height:
  prototype with V-frame arrestor hook stowed
Ceiling: NA

Max weight:
  above the jet pipe, the compact size of the
Climb rate: NA

Number built:
  aircraft avoided the need for folding wings First flight: 1945   Crew:
9,37 m   
(30 ft 9 in)
12,19 m
(40 ft 0 in)
2,69 m
(8 ft 10 in)
4.754 kg   
(10.480 lb)
1

1  
Engine:              1 × de Havilland Goblin 1 centrifugal turbojet
 
  
Thrust:    1 x 12,0 kN (1 x 2.700 lbf) dry thrust                          
                          
Armament: NA
   
More info / sources:
Valka.cz
  Vic Flintham
Wikipedia
  Plane Crazy

 

 

De Havilland D.H.100 Sea Vampire F.20

   1948
De Havilland D.H.100 Sea Vampire F.20  
Aircraft on photo: De Havilland D.H.100 Sea Vampire F.20             Photo source:Vampire,Venom&Sea Vixen,P.Birtles
 
Data for: De Havilland D.H.100 Sea Vampire F.20  
Manufacturer:
de Havilland Aircraft Company, United Kingdom
Max speed:
847 km/h
(526 mph) Length:
Type:
naval fighter
Range: 1.835 km
(1.140 mi)
Span:
Description:
naval version of Vampire FB.5 with strengthened  Ferry range:
NA

Height:
  wing and enlarged flaps, it had modified tail
Ceiling: 13.259 m
(43.500 ft)
Max weight:
  vs. Sea Vampire prototype Climb rate: 21,8 m/s
(4.290 ft/min)
Number built:
First flight: 1948
Crew: 1    
9,37 m   
(30 ft 9 in)
11,58 m
(38 ft 0 in)
2,69 m
(8 ft 10 in)
5.742 kg   
(12.660 lb)
18 (F.20);
6 (F.21)
More info /sources:
Engine:              1 × de Havilland Goblin 2 centrifugal turbojet
 
  
Thrust:    1 x 13,79 kN (1 x 3.100 lbf) dry thrust                             
                          
Armament: Guns: 4 x 20 mm (4 x 0.79 in)
   
Valka.cz
  Vic Flintham
Wikipedia   Air Power World
Airvectors   Hyperscale

 


De Havilland D.H.100 Vampire F.30 / FB.31

   1949
De Havilland D.H.100 Vampire F.30  
Aircraft on photo: De Havilland D.H.100 Vampire F.30                                              Photo source: Kev's Aviation Pics  
Data for: De Havilland D.H.100 Vampire FB.31  
Manufacturer:
de Havilland Aircraft Company, United Kingdom
Max speed:
882 km/h
(548 mph)  Length:
Type:
fighter-bomber
Range: 1.266 km
(787 mi)
Span:
Description:
Vampire Mk II further development for Australian Fer. range:
NA

Height:
  Air Force with "elephant ear" intakes moved
Ceiling: 13.100 m
(43.000 ft)
Loaded weight:
  beneath the fuselage Climb rate: NA

Number built:
First flight: 1949 (F.30)
Crew: 1    
9,37 m   
(30 ft 9 in)
11,58 m
(38 ft 0 in)
2,69 m
(8 ft 10 in)
5.942 kg   
(13.100 lb)
80 (F.30);
29 (FB.31)
More info /sources:
Engine:              1 ×  Rolls-Royce/CAC Nene 2-VH turbojet engine
 
  
Thrust:    1 x 22,2 kN (1 x 5.000 lbf)                           
                          
Armament: Guns: 4 x 20 mm (4 x 0.79 in)
   
  Rockets: 8 x 27 kg (8 x 60 lb) or    
  Bombs: 2 x 454 kg (2 x 1.000 lb)
   
Airforce.gov.au
Airforce.gov.au
Wikipedia
Scribd
ADF Serials

 

 

De Havilland D.H.100 Vampire "Goblin reheat"

   1949
De Havilland D.H.100 Vampire Goblin reheat  
Aircraft on photo: De Havilland Vampire VV454 "Goblin reheat"                   Photo source: Forum.keypublishing.co.uk  
   
Manufacturer:
de Havilland Aircraft Company, United Kingdom
Max speed:
NA
        
Length:
Type:
experimental fighter
Range: NA

Span:
Description:
de Havilland Vampire FB5 with its Goblin engine   Ferry range:
NA

Height:
  fitted with an experimental  reheat  in an extended
Ceiling: NA

Max weight:
  tail pipe and with tailplane raised to avoid burns Climb rate: NA

Number built:
First flight: 1949
Crew: 1    
9,37 m   
(30 ft 9 in)
11,58 m
(38 ft 0 in)
2,69 m
(8 ft 10 in)
NA  

1

   
Engine:                 1 × de Havilland Goblin 2 centrifugal turbojet with reheat
 
  
Thrust:    1 x 13,79 kN (1 x 3.100 lbf) dry thrust                
                          
Armament: NA
   
More info / sources:
Sandbox
  WW2 Aircraft
Scribd   De Havilland

 

 

De Havilland D.H.113 Vampire NF prototype early version

   1949
De Havilland D.H.113 Vampire NF prototype early version  
Aircraft on photo: De Havilland D.H.113 Vampire early prototype      Photo source:De Havilland Vampire,W.A.Harrison  
Data for: De Havilland D.H.113 Vampire prototype  
Manufacturer:
de Havilland Aircraft Company, United Kingdom
Max speed:
865 km/h
(538 mph) Length:
Type:
night fighter
Range: 1.963 km
(1.220 mi)
Span:
Description:
Vampire night fihter prototype with original  Ferry range:
NA

Height:
  Vampire tail Ceiling: 12.200 m
(40.026 ft)
Max weight:
First flight: 1949 Climb rate: 22,9 m/s ( 4.500 ft/min)
Number built:
Crew: 2
       
10,54 m   
(34 ft 7 in)
11,58 m
(38 ft 0 in)
NA

5.942 kg  
(13.100 lb)
3

   
Engine:              1 × de Havilland Goblin 3 centrifugal turbojet
 
  
Thrust:    1 x 14,9 kN (1 x 3.350 lbf)                    
                    
Armament: Guns: 2 x 20 mm (2 x 0.79 in)
  Source:
  Hardpoints: 2   De Havilland Vampire, W.A. Harrison
More info/sources:
Valka.cz
Airvectors
Airwar

 

 

De Havilland D.H.113 Vampire NF prototype late version

   1949
De Havilland D.H.113 Vampire NF prototype late version  
Aircraft on photo: De Havilland D.H.113 Vampire late prototype      Photo source:Vampire,Venom&Sea Vixen,P.Birtles  
Data for: De Havilland D.H.113 Vampire prototype  
Manufacturer:
de Havilland Aircraft Company, United Kingdom
Max speed:
865 km/h
(538 mph) Length:
Type:
night fighter
Range: 1.963 km
(1.220 mi)
Span:
Description:
Vampire night fighter prototype with modified  Ferry range:
NA

Height:
  fins to balance the increased nose length Ceiling: 12.200 m
(40.026 ft)
Max weight:
First flight: 1949 Climb rate: 22,9 m/s
(4.500 ft/min)
Number built:
Crew: 2
       
10,54 m   
(34 ft 7 in)
11,58 m
(38 ft 0 in)
NA

5.942 kg  
(13.100 lb)
3

   
Engine:              1 × de Havilland Goblin 3 centrifugal turbojet
 
  
Thrust:    1 x 14,9 kN (1 x 3.350 lbf)                    
         
Armament: Guns: 2 x 20 mm (2 x 0.79 in)
  Source:
  Hardpoints: 2   Vampire, Venom and Sea Vixen, Philip Birtles, 1986
More info/sources:
Valka.cz
Airvectors
Airwar

 

 

De Havilland D.H.113 Vampire NF

   1951
De Havilland D.H.113 Vampire NF.54  
Aircraft on photo: De Havilland D.H.113 Vampire NF.54                  Photo source:Vampire,Venom&Sea Vixen,P.Birtles  
Data for: De Havilland D.H.113 Vampire NF.10  
Manufacturer:
de Havilland Aircraft Company, United Kingdom
Max speed:
865 km/h
(538 mph) Length:
Type:
night fighter
Range: 1.963 km
(1.220 mi)
Span:
Description:
regular production Vampire night fighter with  Ferry range:
NA

Height:
  tailplane extension added to improve stability Ceiling: 12.200 m
(40.026 ft)
Max weight:
First flight: 1951 (NF.10)
Climb rate: 22,9 m/s ( 4.500 ft/min)
Number built:
Crew: 2
       
10,54 m   
(34 ft 7 in)
11,58 m
(38 ft 0 in)
2,01 m
(6 ft 7 in)
5.942 kg  
(13.100 lb)
95 (total NF
)
More  info /sources:
Engine:              1 × de Havilland Goblin 3 centrifugal turbojet
 
  
Thrust:    1 x 14,9 kN (1 x 3.350 lbf)                    
                          
Armament: Guns: 4 x 20 mm (4 x 0.79 in)
   
  Hardpoints: 2  
Valka.cz
Airvectors
Airwar
Vic Flintham

 

 

De Havilland D.H.113 Vampire NF "needle nose"

   1955
De Havilland D.H.113 Vampire NF 10 needle nose  
Aircraft on photo: De Havilland D.H.113 Vampire NF.10 needle nose                                  Photo source: Avia Deja Vu  
   
Manufacturer:
de Havilland Aircraft Company, United Kingdom
Max speed:
NA
  Length:
Type:
experimental fighter
Range: 1.963 km
(1.220 mi)
Span:
Description:
Vampire NF 10 modified to test the needle   Ferry range:
NA

Height:
  pointed radome for the production
Ceiling: 12.200 m
(40.026 ft)
Max weight:
  de Havilland D.H.110 Mk. 20X Climb rate: 22,9 m/s
(4.500 ft/min)
Number built:
First flight: 1955 Crew: 2    
NA 

11,58 m
(38 ft 0 in)
2,01 m
(6 ft 7 in)
5.942 kg  
(13.100 lb)
1
 
More info /sources:
Engine:               1 × de Havilland Goblin 3 centrifugal turbojet
 
  
Thrust:    1 x 14,9 kN (1 x 3.350 lbf)                    
       Source:
Armament: Hardpoints: 2   Vampire, Venom and Sea Vixen, Philip Birtles, 1986
Valka.cz
Avia Deja Vu
Avia Deja Vu

 

 

De Havilland D.H.115 Vampire T prototype

   1950
De Havilland D.H.115 Vampire Trainer  
Aircraft on photo: De Havilland D.H.115 Vampire Trainer
 
also called: De Haviland Vampire Mk.11  
Manufacturer:
de Havilland Aircraft Company, United Kingdom
Max speed:
865 km/h
(538 mph)    Length:
Type:
fighter-trainer prototype
Range: NA

Span:
Description:
D.H.100 trainer prototype with original Vampire Ferry range:
NA

Height:
  tail (with no outboard tail-plane extensions) and  Ceiling: NA

Max weight:
  with birdcage canopy in which only the roof Climb rate: NA

Number built:
  of the canopy swung open upwards First flight: 1950   Crew:
10,55 m   
(34 ft 7 in)
11,58 m
(38 ft 0 in)
1,90 m
(6 ft 3 in)
5.942 kg  
(13.100 lb)
1
 
2  
Engine:              1 × de Havilland Goblin 3 centrifugal turbojet
 
  
Thrust:    1 x 14,9 kN (1 x 3.350 lbf)                    
          
Armament: Guns: 2 x 20 mm (2 x 0.79 in)
  Source:
  Hardpoints capacity: 908 kg (2.000 lb)   Vampire, Venom and Sea Vixen, Philip Birtles, 1986
More info/sources:
Vic Flintham
Wikipedia
Airvectors

 

 

De Havilland D.H.115 Vampire T preproduction

   1951
De Havilland D.H.115 Vampire T.11 WW458  
Aircraft on photo: De Havilland D.H.115 Vampire T.11 WW458                                            Photo source: Avia Deja Vu  
   
Manufacturer:
de Havilland Aircraft Company, United Kingdom
Max speed:
865 km/h
(538 mph)   
Length:
Type:
fighter-trainer
Range: NA

Span:
Description:
Vampire preproduction model which visually Ferry range:
NA

Height:
  differed from Vampire prototype by having Ceiling: NA

Max weight:
  outboard tail-plane extensions
Climb rate: NA
 
Number built:
First flight: 1951 Crew: 2    
10,55 m   
(34 ft 7 in)
11,58 m
(38 ft 0 in)
1,90 m
(6 ft 3 in)
5.942 kg  
(13.100 lb)
2
 
   
Engine:              1 × de Havilland Goblin centrifugal turbojet
 
  
Thrust:    NA                 
                   
Armament: Guns: 2 x 20 mm (2 x 0.79 in)
  Source:
  Hardpoints capacity: 908 kg (2.000 lb)   De Havilland Vampire, W.A. Harrison
More info/sources:
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De Havilland D.H.115 Vampire T early version

   1951
De Havilland D.H.115 Vampire T.11 early  
Aircraft on photo: De Havilland D.H.115 Vampire T.11 early version
 
Data for: De Havilland D.H.115 Vampire T.11
 
Manufacturer:
de Havilland Aircraft Company, United Kingdom
Max speed:
885 km/h
(550 mph) Length:
Type:
fighter-trainer
Range: 1.370 km
(851 mi)
Span:
Description:
D.H.100 two-seat trainer version with birdcage  Ferry range:
NA

Height:
  type of canopy and with new fin
Ceiling: 12.200 m
(40.026 ft)
Max weight:
First flight: 1951 (T.11)
Climb rate: 22,9 m/s
(4.500 ft/min)
Number built:
Crew: 2
       
10,55 m   
(34 ft 7 in)
11,58 m
(38 ft 0 in)
1,90 m
(6 ft 3 in)
5.960 kg  
(13.140 lb)
143 (T.11
birdcage)
More info /sources:
Engine:              1 × de Havilland Goblin 35 centrifugal turbojet
 
  
Thrust:    1 x 15,59 kN (1 x 3.505 lbf)                  
                          
Armament: Guns: 4 x 20 mm (4 x 0.79 in)
   
Airvectors
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De Havilland D.H.115 Vampire T final version

   1951
 
Aircraft on photo: De Havilland D.H.115 Vampire T.55 late version
 
Data for: De Havilland D.H.115 Vampire T.55  
Manufacturer:
de Havilland Aircraft Company, United Kingdom
Max speed:
885 km/h
(550 mph)    Length:
Type:
fighter-trainer
Range: 1.370 km
(851 mi)
Span:
Description:
D.H.100 trainer final versions with further
Ferry range:
NA

Height:
  improved fin shape with a dorsal fairing, clear
Ceiling: 12.200 m
(40.026 ft)
Max weight:
  view upward opening canopy and ejector seat Climb rate: 22,9 m/s ( 4.500 ft/min)
Number built:
First flight: 1951 (T.11)
Crew: 2   Versions:
10,53 m   
(34 ft 6.5 in)
11,58 m
(38 ft 0 in)
1,88 m
(6 ft 2 in)
5.960 kg
(13.140 lb)
1.130 
(trainers) 
T.11, T.22, T.33, T.34, T.35, T.55
Engine:              1 × de Havilland Goblin 35 centrifugal turbojet   
   
More info/sources:
Thrust:             
1 x 15,59 kN (1 x 3.505 lbf                                 
                                                               
Armament: Guns: 2 x 20 mm (2 x 0.79 in)
   
  Hardpoints capacity: 908 kg (2.000 lb)
   
NZ Warbirds
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Airwar
  Avrosys
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De Havilland D.H.112 Venom FB.1 / FB.50

   1949
De Havilland D.H.112 Venom FB 50  
Aircraft on photo: De Havilland D.H.112 Venom FB.50                     Photo source: J.Rimensberger, AMPA Switzerland
 
Data for: De Havilland D.H.112 Venom FB.1  
Manufacturer:
de Havilland Aircraft Company, United Kingdom
Max speed:
1.030 km/h
(640 mph) Length:
Type:
fighter-bomber
Range: 1.730 km
(1.080 mi)
Span:
Description:
Vampire development with more powerful Fer. range:
NA

Height:
  engine and new wing with square tips, very thin Ceiling: 13.720 m
(45.013 ft)
Max weight:
  section & jettisonable long-range wingtip tanks Climb rate: 45,7 m/s (9.000 ft/min)
Number built:
First flight:
1949
Crew: 1   
 
9,70 m   
(31 ft 10 in)
12,70 m
(41 ft 8 in)
1,88 m
(6 ft 2 in)
7.000 kg  
(15.400 lb)
375 (FB.1); 
15 (FB.50)
 
Engine:              1 × de Havilland Ghost 103 turbojet
    
  
Thrust:    1 x 21,6 kN (1 x 4.850 lbf                                 
                                            
Armament: Guns: 4 x 20 mm (4 x 0.79 in)
   
  Rockets: 8    
  Bombs: 2 x 454 kg (2 x 1.000 lb)    
More info/sources:
Wikipedia
Airwar
Aviastar
Warbird Alley


 

De Havilland D.H.112 Venom FB.50 "Pinocchio nose"

   1969
De Havilland D.H.112 Venom FB 50 Pinocchio nose  
Aircraft on photo: De Havilland D.H.112 Venom FB.50 "Pinocchio nose"                               
 
Data for: De Havilland D.H.112 Venom FB.50 "Pinocchio nose"  
Manufacturer:
de Havilland Aircraft Company, United Kingdom
Max speed:
1.030 km/h
(640 mph) Length:
Type:
fighter-bomber
Range: 1.730 km
(1.080 mi)
Span:
Description:
Swiss Venom FB-50 version with changed nose Fer. range:
NA

Height:
  to accommodate additional electronics Ceiling: 13.720 m
(45.013 ft)
Max weight:
First flight: 1969 (estimate)
Climb rate: 45,7 m/s (9.000 ft/min) 
Number built:
Crew: 1
      
 
9,95 m   
(32 ft 8 in)
12,70 m
(41 ft 8 in)
1,88 m
(6 ft 2 in)
7.000 kg 
(15.400 lb)
15 (FB.50)

   
Engine:              1 × de Havilland Ghost 103 turbojet
    
  
Thrust:    1 x 21,6 kN (1 x 4.850 lbf                                 
                                            
Armament: Guns: 4 x 20 mm (4 x 0.79 in)
   
  Rockets: 8    
  Bombs: 2 x 454 kg (2 x 1.000 lb)    
More info/sources:
Wikipedia
Airwar
Wings Palette
Let Let Let

 

 

De Havilland D.H.112 Venom FB.4 / FB.54

   1953
De Havilland D.H.112 Venom FB 4  
Aircraft on photo: De Havilland D.H.112 Venom FB.4                     Photo source: Vampire,Venom&Sea Vixen,P.Birtles  
Data for: De Havilland D.H.112 Venom FB.4   
Manufacturer:
de Havilland Aircraft Company, United Kingdom
Max speed:
1.030 km/h
(640 mph) Length:
Type:
fighter-bomber
Range: 1.730 km
(1.080 mi)
Span:
Description:
Venom version with more powerful engine,  Fer. range:
NA

Height:
  ejector seat, some structural modifications  Ceiling: 14.630 m
(48.000 ft)
Max weight:
  as well as changed tail Climb rate: 45,7 m/s (9.000 ft/min) 
Number built:
First flight:
1953
Crew: 1   
 
10,06 m   
(33 ft 0 in)
12,70 m
(41 ft 8 in)
2,03 m
(6 ft 8 in)
7.167 kg 
(15.800 lb)
225 (FB.4); 
22 (FB.54)
   
Engine:              1 × de Havilland Ghost 105 turbojet
    
  
Thrust:    1 x 22,9 kN (1 x 5.150 lbf)                             
         
Armament: Guns: 4 x 20 mm (4 x 0.79 in)
   
  Hardpoints: 4   Source:
  Hardpoints capacity: 908 kg (2.002 lb)   Vampire, Venom and Sea Vixen, Philip Birtles, 1986
More info/sources:
Airwar
Hrvatski vojnik
Vic Flintham
Wikipedia

 

 

De Havilland D.H.112 Venom FB.54 "Pinocchio nose"

   1969
De Havilland D.H.112 Venom FB 54 Pinocchio nose  
Aircraft on photo: De Havilland D.H.112 Venom FB.54 "Pinocchio nose"  
Data for: De Havilland D.H.112 Venom FB.54 "Pinocchio nose"  
Manufacturer:
de Havilland Aircraft Company, United Kingdom
Max speed:
1.030 km/h
(640 mph) Length:
Type:
fighter-bomber
Range: 1.730 km
(1.080 mi)
Span:
Description:
Swiss Venom FB-54 version with changed nose Fer. range:
NA

Height:
  to accommodate additional electronics Ceiling: 14.630 m
(48.000 ft)
Max weight:
First flight: 1969 (estimate)
Climb rate: 45,7 m/s (9.000 ft/min) 
Number built:
Crew: 1
      
 
10,3 m   
(33 ft 10 in)
12,70 m
(41 ft 8 in)
2,03 m
(6 ft 8 in)
7.167 kg 
(15.800 lb)
22 (FB.54)

   
Engine:              1 × de Havilland Ghost 105 turbojet
    
  
Thrust:    1 x 22,9 kN (1 x 5.150 lbf)                             
                                            
Armament: Guns: 4 x 20 mm (4 x 0.79 in)
   
  Hardpoints: 4    
  Hardpoints capacity: 908 kg (2.002 lb)    
More info/sources:
Airwar
Hrvatski vojnik
Vic Flintham
Wikipedia

 

 

De Havilland DH.112 Venom NF prototype

   1950
 
Aircraft on photo: De Havilland DH.112 Venom NF.2 prototype  
Data for: De Havilland DH.112 Venom NF.2 prototype  
Manufacturer:
de Havilland Aircraft Company, United Kingdom
Max speed:
950 km/h
(590 mph)   
Length:
Type:
night fighter prototype
Range: 1.600 km
(995 mi)
Span:
Description:
Venom two-seat night fighter prototype created Ferry range:
NA

Height:
  by merging Vampire NF 10 fuselage with Venom Ceiling: 15.000 m
(49.212 ft)
Max weight:
  wings and by adding larger tail Climb rate: NA  
Number built:
First flight:
1950
Crew: 2   
 
10,08 m   
(33 ft 1 in)
13,08 m
(42 ft 11 in)
2,31 m
(7 ft 7 in)
7.166 kg 
(15.800 lb)


More info /sources:
Engine:              1 × de Havilland Ghost 103 turbojet
    
  
Thrust:    1 x 21,6 kN (1 x 4.850 lbf                            
    Source:
Armament: NA
  Vampire, Venom and Sea Vixen, Philip Birtles, 1986
Airvectors
Wikipedia
Vic Flintham

 

 

De Havilland DH.112 Venom NF.2

   1952
De Havilland D.H.112 Venom NF.2  
Aircraft on photo: De Havilland DH.112 Venom NF.2                      Photo source: Vampire,Venom&Sea Vixen, P.Birtles  
Data for: De Havilland D.H.112 Venom NF.2  
Manufacturer:
de Havilland Aircraft Company, United Kingdom
Max speed:
950 km/h
(590 mph)  
Length:
Type:
night fighter
Range: 1.600 km
(995 mi)
Span:
Description:
production Venom night fighter retaining 
Ferry range:
NA

Height:
  birdcage canopy from prototype but with
Ceiling: 15.000 m
(49.212 ft)
Loaded weight:
  changed tail Climb rate: NA

Number built:
First flight: 1952 (NF.2)
Crew: 2 More
info/sources:
10,08 m 
(33 ft 1 in)
13,08 m
(42 ft 11 in)
2,31 m
(7 ft 7 in)
7.166 kg 
(15.800 lb)
91 (NF.2)   
Valka.cz  
Engine:            1 × de Havilland Ghost 103 turbojet
    
                        
Thrust:    1 x 21,6 kN (1 x 4.850 lbf)                                
Source:                  
Armament: Guns: 4 x 20 mm (4 x 0.79 in)
De Havilland Vampire, W.A. Harrison  
Airwar
Wikipedia
Airvectors

 


De Havilland DH.112 Venom NF.2A / NF.51

   1953
De Havilland DH.112 Venom NF 51 (J33)  
Aircraft on photo: De Havilland DH.112 Venom NF.51 (J33)                          Photo source: Flickr, by Alan Wilson 1970  
Data for: De Havilland DH.112 Venom NF.51 (J33)  
Manufacturer:
de Havilland Aircraft Company, United Kingdom
Max speed:
1.020 km/h
(634 mph) 
Length:
Type:
night fighter
Range: 1.600 km
(995 mi)
Span:
Description:
upgraded NF.2 with frameless canopy and tailfins
Ferry range:
NA

Height:
  similar to NF.3 but with tailplane extensions Ceiling: 15.000 m
(49.212 ft)
Max weight:
First flight: 1953 Climb rate: NA

Number built:
Crew: 2        
11,2 m 
(36 ft 9 in)
12,66 m
(41 ft 6.5 in)
2,06 m
(6 ft 8 in)
NA 

? (NF.2A);  60 (NF.51)
   
Engine:              1 × de Havilland Ghost turbojet
    
  
Thrust:    1 x 22,26 kN (1 x 5.000 lbf)                              
                                            
Armament: Guns: 4 x 20 mm (4 x 0.79 in)
   
More info / sources:
AEF
  Valka.cz
Avrosys   Airvectors

 

 

De Havilland DH.112 Venom NF.3 prototype

   1953
De Havilland DH.112 Venom NF 3 prototype  
Aircraft on photo: De Havilland DH.112 Venom NF.3 prototype      Photo source: Vampire,Venom&Sea Vixen, P.Birtles  
Data for: De Havilland DH.112 Venom NF.3 prototype  
Manufacturer:
de Havilland Aircraft Company, United Kingdom
Max speed:
NA
 
Length:
Type:
night fighter prototype
Range: 1.600 km
(995 mi)
Span:
Description:
Venom NF 3 prototype with birdcage canopy
Ferry range:
NA

Height:
  and old stile tail Ceiling: 15.000 m
(49.212 ft)   
Max weight:
First flight: 1953 Climb rate: NA

Number built:
Crew: 2        
11 m 
(36 ft 11 in)
12,70 m  
(41 ft 8 in)
2,3 m
(7 ft 6 in)
NA 

 
More info /sources:
Engine:              1 × de Havilland Ghost (RM 2A) turbojet
    
  
Thrust:    NA                             
              Source:    
Armament: NA
  Vampire, Venom and Sea Vixen, Philip Birtles, 1986
Valka.cz
Airvectors
Vic Flintham

 

 

De Havilland DH.112 Venom NF.3

   1953
De Havilland DH.112 Venom NF 3  
Aircraft on photo: De Havilland DH.112 Venom NF.3                       Photo source: De Havilland Vampire, W.A.Harrison  
Data for: De Havilland DH.112 Venom NF.3  
Manufacturer:
de Havilland Aircraft Company, United Kingdom
Max speed:
1.013 km/h
(630 mph)  
Length:
Type:
night fighter
Range: 1.610 km
(1.000 mi)
Span:
Description:
Venom night fighter with more bulbous nose for
Ferry range:
NA

Height:
  the new radar and a new tail with new shape  Ceiling: 15.000 m
(49.200 ft)
Max weight:
  and with tailplane extensions removed Climb rate: 44,5 m/s
(8.762 ft/min)
Number built:
First flight: 1953 (NF.3 prototype)
Crew: 2    
11,17 m 
(36 ft 8 in)
12,70 m  
(41 ft 8 in)
1,98 m
(6 ft 6 in)
7.166 kg
(15.800 lb)
123 (NF.3)  
More info /sources:
Engine:              1 × de Havilland Ghost 104 turbojet
    
Source:
Thrust:    1 x 22 kN (1 x 4.950 lbf)                              
         Rand McNally Ecyclopedia of Military Aircraft,
Armament: Guns: 4 x 20 mm (4 x 0.79 in)
  Enzo Angelucci, 1990
Valka.cz
Airvectors
Vic Flintham

 

 

De Havilland DH-112 Sea Venom prototype

   1951
De Havilland DH-112 Sea Venom prototype  
Aircraft on photo: De Havilland D.H.112 Sea Venom prototype      Photo source: Vampire,Venom&Sea Vixen, P.Birtles  
also called: De Havilland D.H.112 Sea Venom NF.20  
Manufacturer:
de Havilland Aircraft Company, United Kingdom
Max speed:
950 km/h
(590 mph)    
Length:
Type:
naval fighter-bomber prototype
Range: 1.610 km
(1.000 mi)
Span:
Description:
prototype of carrier-capable Venom version
Ferry range:
NA

Height:
  which was used in UK, Australia and France Ceiling: 13.716 m
(45.000 ft)
Max weight:
  (as SNCASE Aquilon) Climb rate: NA

Number built:
First flight: 1951
Crew: 2    
10,08 m 
(33 ft 1 in)
13,08 m
(42 ft 11 in)
2,31 m
(7 ft 7 in)
6.632 kg 
(14.620 lb)
3 prototypes  
More info / sources:
Engine:               1 × de Havilland Ghost 103 turbojet
    
 
Thrust:    1 x 21,6 kN (1 x 4.850 lbf)                           
                           Source:
Armament: NA
  De Havilland Venom, W.A. Harrison
Wikipedia
Airwar
Hrvatski vojnik

 

 

De Havilland DH-112 Sea Venom FAW.20

   1953
De Havilland DH-112 Sea Venom FAW.20  
Aircraft on photo: De Havilland D.H.112 Sea Venom FAW.20                           Photo source: Flickr by Kookaburra2011  
Data for: De Havilland D.H.112 Sea Venom FAW.20  
Manufacturer:
de Havilland Aircraft Company, United Kingdom
Max speed:
958 km/h
(595 mph)    
Length:
Type:
naval fighter-bomber
Range: 1.610 km
(1.000 mi)
Span:
Description:
Sea Venom production version with folding
Ferry range:
NA

Height:
  wings, clear canopy and NF.2A tail Ceiling: 13.716 m
(45.000 ft)
Max weight:
First flight: 1953 (FAW.20)
Climb rate: NA

Number built:
Crew: 2        
11,15 m 
(36 ft 7 in)
13,06 m
(42 ft 10 in)
2,60 m
(8 ft 6 in)
6.632 kg  
(14.620 lb)
50   
More info /sources:
Engine:              1 × de Havilland Ghost 103 turbojet
    
 
Thrust:    1 x 21,6 kN (1 x 4.850 lbf)                           
                            Source:
Armament: Guns: 4 x 20 mm (4 x 0.79 in)   De Havilland Venom, W.A. Harrison
Wikipedia
Plane Crazy
Hrvatski vojnik

 

 

De Havilland DH-112 Sea Venom FAW.21 / 22 / 53

   1954
De Havilland DH-112 Sea Venom FAW.53  
Aircraft on photo: De Havilland D.H.112 Sea Venom FAW.53                          Photo source: Flickr by Kookaburra2011
 
Data for: De Havilland D.H.112 Sea Venom FAW.22  
Manufacturer:
de Havilland Aircraft Company, United Kingdom
Max speed:
927 km/h
(575 mph) Length:
Type:
naval fighter-bomber
Range: 1.135 km
(705 mi)
Span:
Description:
Sea Venom standard version with NF.3 tail  Ferry range:
NA

Height:
  featuring deleted tailpane extensions outboard
Ceiling: 12.040 m
(39.500 ft)
Max weight:
  of the tailfins Climb rate: 29,2 m/s (5.750 ft/min) 
Number built:
First flight: 1954 (FAW.21)
Crew: 2   
 
11,15 m 
(36 ft 7 in)
13,06 m
(42 ft 10 in)
2,60 m
(8 ft 6 in)
7.167 kg  
(15.800 lb)
   167  (FAW.21)
    90 (Aquilon)
Engine:               1 × de Havilland Ghost 105 turbojet
    
  
Thrust:    1 x 23,6 kN (1 x 5.300 lbf                                 
                                            
Armament: Guns: 4 x 20 mm (4 x 0.79 in)
   
  Rockets: 8    
  Bombs: 2 x 454 kg (2 x 1.000 lb)    
More info/sources:
Wikipedia
Airwar
Aviastar
Royal Australian Navy


 

De Havilland D.H.108 Swallow

   1946
De Havilland D.H.108 Swallow TG306  
Aircraft on photo: De Havilland D.H.108 Swallow 2nd prototype   Photo source: Vampire,Venom&Sea Vixen, P.Birtles  
Data for: De Havilland D.H.108 Swallow TG283 (1st prototype)  
Manufacturer:
de Havilland Aircraft Company, United Kingdom
Max speed:
450 km/h
(280 mph)   
Length:
Type:
experimental aircraft
Range: 1.175 km
(730 mi)
Span:
Description:
experimental plane which was essentially made  Fer. range:
NA

Height:
  of Vampire fuselage mated with a swept wing
Ceiling: NA

Loaded weight:
  and no tail Climb rate: NA   Number built:
First flight: 1946
Crew: 1   
 
7,87 m 
(25 ft 10 in)
12 m
(39 ft 0 in)
NA

3.990 kg  
(8.800 lb)
3 (total)   
More info /sources:
Engine:              1x De Havilland H-1B Goblin II jet engine
    
 
Thrust:    1 x 13,79 kN (1 x 3.100 lbf)                        
           Source:
Armament: none
  Vampire, Venom and Sea Vixen, Philip Birtles, 1986
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De Havilland D.H.108 Swallow VW120

   1947
De Havilland D.H.108 Swallow VW120  
Aircraft on photo: De Havilland D.H.108 Swallow VW120 3nd prototype                  Photo source: Kev's Aviation Pics  
Data for: De Havilland D.H.108 Swallow VW120 (3nd prototype)  
Manufacturer:
de Havilland Aircraft Company, United Kingdom
Max speed:
1.090 km/h
(677 mph) Length:
Type:
experimental aircraft
Range: 1.175 km
(730 mi)
Span:
Description:
D.H.108 prototype with new pointed nose,  Ferry range:
NA

Height:
  lowered pilot seat, new canopy and the more
Ceiling: 10.798 m
(35.425 ft)
Loaded weight:
  powerful engine, the first British aircraft to Climb rate: NA   Number built:
  break a sound barrier in 1948 First flight: 1947  (3rd prototype)  Crew:
9,08 m 
(29 ft 9.5 in)
12 m
(39 ft 0 in)
4,27 m
(14 ft 0 in)
4.064 kg  
(8.940 lb)
 
1     
Engine:              1 × de Havilland Goblin 4 centrifugal compressor jet engine
                               
More info/sources:
Thrust:    1 x 16,63 kN (1 x 3.738 lbf)                   
                Wikipedia
Armament: none
  Living Warbirds

Airvectors
Airwar

 

 

De Havilland DH-110

   1951
 
Aircraft on photo: De Havilland D.H.110 P1 (WG236)                                                       Photo source: Avia Deja Vu
 
Data for: De Havilland D.H.110 P2 (WG240)  
Manufacturer:
de Havilland Aircraft Company, United Kingdom
Max speed:
1.110 km/h
(690 mph) Length:
Type:
fighter prototype
Range: NA

Span:
Description:
unarmed prototypes of future Sea Vixen Ferry range:
NA

Height:
First flight: 1951 Ceiling: 15.000 m
(49.213 ft)
Max weight:
Crew: 2 Climb rate: NA

Number built:
15,75 m 
(51 ft 8 in)
15,54 m
(51 ft 0 in)
3,35 m
(11 ft 0 in)
15.875 kg 
(35.000 lb)
   3 prototypes
Engines:             2 × Rolls-Royce Avon RA.7 turbojets
    
More info/sources:  
Thrust:    2 x 33,36 kN (2 x 7.500 lbf                               
                                         
Armament: None
   
Thunder & Lightnings
Tartan Terror
Daveg4otu

 

 

Hawker Siddeley DH-110 Sea Vixen

   1955
 
Aircraft on photo: Hawker Siddeley D.H.110 Sea Vixen D.3  
Data for: Hawker Siddeley D.H.110 Sea Vixen FAW2  
Manufacturer:
Hawker Siddeley Aviation, United Kingdom
Max speed:
1.110 km/h
(690 mph) Length:
Type:
carrier-based fighter
Range: 1.270 km
(790 mi)
Span:
Description:
second generation carrier capable jet fighter Ferry range:
1.480 km
(920 mi)
Height:
First flight: 1951 (D.H.110), 1955 (Sea Vixen) Ceiling: 15.000 m
(48.000 ft)
Max weight:
Crew: 2 Climb rate: 46 m/s
(9.000 ft/min)
Number built:
16,94 m 
(55 ft 7 in)
15,54 m
(51 ft 0 in)
3,28 m
(10 ft 9 in)
21.205 kg 
(46.750 lb)
   145 (total)
Engines:             2 × Rolls-Royce Avon Mk.208 turbojets
    
  
Thrust:    2 x 50 kN (2 x 11.000 lbf                               
                        
Armament: Hardpoints: 6 (4 rockets, 4 missiles or 2 x 227 kg (2 x 500 lb) bombs)
   
More info / sources:
Wikipedia
  Aviastar
Airwar
  Airvectors

 

 
   
   
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