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Lockheed P-80 Shooting Star

1944
Lockheed -Lockheed Martin
Aircraft on photo: Lockheed P-80A Shooting Star                                       Photo source: US Air Force via Wikipedia  
Data for: F-80C  
Manufacturer: Lockheed Corporation, USA Max speed: 933 km/h (580 mph) Length:
Type: jet fighter Range: 2.221 km (1.380 mi) Span:
Description: first jet fighter used operationally by USAF Ceiling: 14.000 m (46.000 mi) Height:
First flight: 1944 Rate of climb: 23,2 m/s (4.580 ft/min) Max weight:
Crew: 1       Number built:
10,52 m (34 ft 6 in)
11,81 m (38 ft 9 in)
3,43 m (11 ft 3 in)       
7.646 kg (16.856 lb)
    1.715  
Engine:              1 x Allison J-33 turbojet                                                                        
Thrust: 1 x 20,46 kN (1 x 4.600 lbf)                    More info:
Armament: Guns: 6 x 12,7 mm (6 x 0.50 in)               Wikipedia
  Rockets: 8 (unguided)   National Museum
  Bombs: 2 x 454 kg (2 x 1.000 lb)    
 
Sources:
Jane's Encyclopedia of
Aviation, Crescent Books,
1993

 

 

Lockheed EF-80 Shooting Star

1944
 
Aircraft on photo: Lockheed EF-80A Shooting Star                                                          Photo source: crimso.msk.ru  
   
Manufacturer: Lockheed Corporation, USA Max speed: NA              Length:
Type: experimental fighter Range: NA   Span:
Description: prone pilot test aircraft Ceiling: NA   Height:
First flight: 1944 Rate of climb: NA   Max weight:
Crew: 2       Number built:
NA  
11,81 m (38 ft 9 in)
3,43 m (11 ft 3 in)       
NA  
    1  
Engine:                       1 x Allison J-33 turbojet                                                                       More info / sources:
Thrust: 1 x 20,46 kN (1 x 4.600 lbf)                     
Armament: NA                
Military Factory
456FIS
Avia Deja Vu

 

 

Lockheed F-80 Trijet

1947
 
Aircraft on photo: Lockheed F-80 Trijet                                          Photo source: Flying, September 1952 (magazine)  
   
Manufacturer: Lockheed Corporation, USA Max speed                        Length:
Type: experimental fighter (ramjet only): 800 km/h (500 mph)   Span:
Description: first manned airplane powered by ramjet alone Range: NA   Height:
First flight: 1947 Ceiling: NA   Max weight:
Crew: 1 Rate of climb: NA   Number built:
10,52 m (34 ft 6 in)
NA  
3,43 m (11 ft 3 in)       
NA  
    2  
Engine:             1 x Allison J-33 turbojet                                                                          More info:      
  2 x Marquardt C30 ramjets   Joe Baugher
Thrust: 1 x 20,46 kN (1 x 4.600 lbf) Allison                    Airwar
  2 x 21,8 kN (2 x 4.900 lbf) Marquardt   Avia Deja Vu
Armament: NA               Source:
 
Strange Mecha
Engine History
Engine History
Popular Science, Jan.1949

 

 

Lockheed T-33

1948
Lockheed T33  
Aircraft on photo: Canadair T-33AN Silver Star                                                               Photo source: Classicjets.org  
Data for: Lockheed T-33A Shooting Star  
Manufacturer: Lockheed Corporation, USA Max speed: 970 km/h (600 mph) Length:
Type: trainer
Range: 1.600 km (1.000 mi) Span:
Description: training version of P-80 Shooting Star with
Ferry range: 2.050 km
(1.275 mi)
Height:
  lengthened fuselage to add the second seat
Ceiling: 14.600 m (48.000 ft) Max weight:
First flight: 1948 Climb rate: 17,3 m/s (3.400 ft/min)  
Number built:
Crew: 2        
11,49 m (37 ft 9 in)
11,86 m (38 ft 10.5 in)
3,57 m (11 ft 8 in)       
6.865 kg (15.100 lb)
6.557  
   
Engine:               1 × Allison J33-A-35 centrifugal compressor turbojet                                                                      
Thrust: 1 x 23 kN (1 x 5.400 lbf)
                  
Armament: Guns: 2 x 12,7 mm (2 x 0.50 in)               
  Hardpoints capacity: 907 kg (2.000 lb)  
  Hardpoints: 2  
More info / sources:
Wikipedia
National Museum
Aero Web
Wikipedia

 

 

Lockheed NT-33

1957
Lockheed NT-33A  
Aircraft on photo: Lockheed NT-33A                                            Photo source: National Museum of the US Air Force  
Data for: Lockheed NT-33A
 
Manufacturer: Lockheed Corporation, USA Max speed: 845 km/h (525 mph)     
Length:
Type: test aircraft
Range: 1.600 km (1.000 mi) Span:
Description: T-33 conversion with a Lockheed F-94A
Ferry range: NA

Height:
  nose, used to train USAF and USN test pilots
Ceiling: 13.716 m (45.000 ft) Max weight:
First flight: 1957 Climb rate: NA  
Number built:
Crew: 2        
11,48 m (37 ft 8 in)
11,43 m (37 ft 6 in)
3,53 m (11 ft 7 in)       
6.804 kg (15.000 lb)
1  
More info /sources:
Engine:               1 × Allison J33-A-35 centrifugal compressor turbojet                                                                      
Thrust: 1 x 23 kN (1 x 5.400 lbf)
                  
Armament: none  
National Museum
Wikipedia
AB Pic

 

 

Lockheed T2V SeaStar

1953
Lockheed T2V-1 Sea Star (T-1A)  
Aircraft on photo: Lockheed T2V SeaStar                                                               Photo source: Kev's Aviation Pics  
also called: Lockheed T-1 SeaStar  
Manufacturer: Lockheed Corporation, USA Max speed: 933 km/h
(580 mph)
Length:
Type: naval trainer
Range: 1.560 km (970 mi) Span:
Description: re-engineered T-33 version for carrier operations
Ferry range: NA

Height:
  with redesigned tail, strengthened undercarriage, Ceiling: 12.190 m (40.000 ft) Max weight:
  arrestor hook and elevated rear seat for
Climb rate: 32 m/s
(6.330 ft/min) 
Numb. built:
  improved instructor vision First flight: 1953   Crew:
11,75 m (38 ft 6.5 in)
13,06 m (42 ft 10 in)
4,06 m (13 ft 4 in)       
7.636 kg (16.800 lb)
150  
2  
Engine:              1 × Allison J33-A-24/24A turbojet                                                                         More info/sources:
Thrust: 1 x 27,2 kN (1 x 6.100 lbf)     
                  
Armament: none  
Wikipedia
Military Factory
Aero Web

 

 

Boeing Skyfox

1983
Boeing Skyfox  
Aircraft on photo: Boeing Skyfox                                                                                             Photo source: Airwar.ru  
   
Manufacturer: The Boeing Company, USA Max speed: 935 km/h (581 mph)
Length:
Type: trainer
Range: 3.630 km (2.255 mi) Span:
Description: highly modified and modernized T33 conceived
Ferry range: 4.815 km
(2.992 mi)
Height:
  by former Lockheed employes and joined into
Ceiling: 12.192 m (40.000 ft) Max weight:
  Flight Concepts Incorporated company (later
Climb rate: 24,8 m/s
(4.300 ft/min)   
Numb. built:
  overtaken by Boeing)
First flight: 1983   Crew:
13,41 m (44 ft 0 in)
11,83 m (38 ft 10 in)
3,76 m (12 ft 4 in)       
7.364 kg (16.235 lb)
1  
2  
Engines:             2 × Garrett TFE731-3A turbofan                                                More info/sources:
Thrust: 2 x 16,5 kN (2 x 3.700 lbf)   
                  
Armament: Hardpoints capacity: 2.700 kg (5.952 lb)               
  Hardpoints: 10  
Airwar
Nhungdoicanh Blogspot
Wikipedia
Military Factory

 

 

Lockheed F-94 Starfire

1949
 
Aircraft on photo: Lockheed YF-94A Starfire                               Photo source: National Museum of the US Air Force  
Data for: F-94A  
Manufacturer: Lockheed Corporation, USA Max speed: 970 km/h (600 mph) Length:
Type: interceptor Range: 1.064 km (660 mi) Span:
Description: 1st USAF all-weather interceptor jet Ferry range: 1.500 km (930 mi) Height:
First flight: 1949 Ceiling: 15.500 m (50.850 ft) Max weight:
Crew: 2 Rate of climb: 34 m/s (6.740 ft/min) Number built:
12,23 m (40 ft 1 in)
11,87 m (38 ft 9 in)
3,86 m (12 ft 8 in)
7.645 kg (16.854 lb)
    855 (total F-94)
Engine:   
1 x Allison J-33 turbojet                    
Thrust:           1 x 19,5 kN  (1 x 4.385 lbf) dry thrust    
  1 x 26,6 kN (1 x 5.980 lbf) with afterburner    
Armament: Guns: 4 x 12,7 mm (4 x 0.50 in)                                    
 
More info / sources:
Airwar
National Museum

 

 

Lockheed YF-94C Starfire early

1950
Lockheed YF-94C  
Aircraft on photo: Lockheed YF-94C Starfire early                          Photo source: National Museum of the US Air Force  
(also called Lockheed YF-97A)  
Manufacturer: Lockheed Corporation, USA Max speed: 942 km/h (585 mph) Length:
Type: interceptor prototype
Range: 1.296 km (805 mi) Span:
Description: F-94C prototype with a new wing, swept tail
Ferry range: NA
Height:
  plane and new engine (license built Rolls
Ceiling: 15.666 m (51.400 ft) Max weight:
  Royce Tay) vs F-94A Climb rate: 40,5 m/s (7.980 ft/min)   
Number built:
First flight: 1950 Crew: 2    
12,23 m (40 ft 1 in)
12,9 m (42 ft 5 in)
4,5 m (14 ft 11 in)
10.975 kg  
(24.200 lb)
2  
More info /sources:
Engine:              
1 x Pratt & Whitney J48-P-3 turbojet       
Thrust:   1 x 26,7 kN (1 x 6,000 lbf) dry thrust  
  1 x 35,6 kN (1 x 8,000 lbf) with afterburner                         
Armament: none  
Aero Web
National Museum
Joe Baugher
1000 Aircraft Photos

 

 

Lockheed YF-94C Starfire late

1950
Lockheed YF-94C late  
Aircraft on photo: Lockheed YF-94C Starfire late                                          Photo source: Kev's Military Aviation Pics  
(also called Lockheed YF-97A)  
Manufacturer: Lockheed Corporation, USA Max speed: 942 km/h (585 mph) Length:
Type: interceptor prototype
Range: 1.296 km (805 mi) Span:
Description: later YF-94C with new nose having rockets
Ferry range: NA
Height:
  armament placed around the radome and  Ceiling: 15.666 m (51.400 ft) Max weight:
  covered by snap-action doors Climb rate: 40,5 m/s (7.980 ft/min)   
Number built:
First flight: 1950 Crew: 2    
13,5 m (44 ft 6 in)
12,9 m (42 ft 5 in)
4,5 m (14 ft 11 in)
10.975 kg  
(24.200 lb)
2  
More info /sources:
Engine:              
1 x Pratt & Whitney J48-P-3 turbojet       
Thrust:   1 x 26,7 kN (1 x 6,000 lbf) dry thrust  
  1 x 35,6 kN (1 x 8,000 lbf) with afterburner                         
Armament: Rockets: 24 x 70 mm (24 x 2.75 in) surrounding the radome
 
Aero Web
Joe Baugher
1000 Aircraft Photos
Wikipedia

 

 

Lockheed F-94C Starfire

1950
Lockheed F-94C  
Aircraft on photo: Lockheed F-94C Starfire                                  Photo source: National Museum of the US Air Force  
Data for: F-94C  
Manufacturer: Lockheed Corporation, USA Max speed: 1.030 km/h (640 mph) Length:
Type: interceptor Range: 1.300 km (810 mi) Span:
Description: F-94 development with longer nose, swept tail, Fer. range: 1.921 km (1.200 mi) Height:
  radome surrounded with 24 rockets and
Ceiling: 15.670 m (51.400 ft) Max weight:
  12-rocket pods mounted on wings leading edges Climb rate: 40,5 m/s (7.980 ft/min) Numb. built:
First flight: 1950 (YF-94C)
Crew: 2    
13,56 m (44 ft 6 in)
12,93 m (42 ft 5 in)
4,50 m (14 ft 11 in)
10.977 kg (24.200 lb)
    387 (F-94C)
   
Engine:    
1 x Pratt & Whitney J48 turbojet  
Thrust: 
1 x 28,2 kN  (1 x 6.350 lbf) dry thrust More info
  1 x 38,92 kN (1 x 8.750 lbf) with afterburner                                 
Wikipedia
Armament: 48 x 70 mm (48 x 2.75 in) air-to-air rockets Aviastar
  (24 rockets around nose radome)  
 
Sources:
Jane's Encyclopedia of
Aviation, Crescent Books,
1993

 

 

Lockheed YF-94D Starfire

1951
 
Aircraft on photo: Lockheed F-94B-5-LO modified as YF-94D Starfire                Photo source: Flickr, Robert Sullivan  
Data for: YF-94D  
Manufacturer: Lockheed Corporation, USA Max speed: 1.030 km/h (640 mph) Length:
Type: fighter-bomber Range:     Span:
Description: single seater F-94 with 50% larger wing  Ceiling: 15.670 m (51.400 mi) Height:
First flight: 1951 Rate of climb: 40,5 m/s (7.980 ft/min) Max weight:
Crew: 1       Number built:
NA  
NA  
4,50 m (14 ft 11 in)
NA  
    1 (unfinished)
Engine:  
1 x Pratt & Whitney J48 turbojet More info:
Thrust: 
1 x 28,2 kN  (1 x 6.350 lbf) dry thrust    
       
1 x 38,92 kN (1 x 8.750 lbf) with afterburner                             
Sources:
Armament: Guns: 8 x 12,7 mm (8 x 0.50 in)  
  Hardpoints capacity: 1.800 kg (3.970 lb)  
Joebaugher
Hrvatski vojnik
Rand McNally Encyclopedia
of Military Aircraft,
Enzo Angelucci, 1990

 

 

Lockheed XF-90

1949
 
Aircraft on photo: Lockheed XF-90                                        Photo source: National Geographic via Flickr, twm1340  
   
Manufacturer: Lockheed Corporation, USA Max speed: 1.064 km/h (665 mph) Length:
Type: fighter prototype Range: 3.680 km (2.300 mi) Span:
Description: penetration fighter & bomber escort Ceiling: 11.890 m (39.000 ft) Height:
First flight: 1949 Rate of climb: 28,2 m/s (5.555 ft/min) Max weight:
Crew: 1       Number built:
17,12 m (56 ft 2 in)
12,20 m (40 ft 0 in)
4,80 m (15 ft 9 in)
14.118 kg (31.060 lb)
    2  
Engines:            2 x Westinghouse J34 turbojets  
Thrust:    2 x 18,2 kN  (2 x 4.100 lbf)                                                                                                       
Armament: Guns: 6 x 20 mm (6 x 0.79 in)    
  Rockets: 8 x 127 mm (8 x 5 in)  
  Bombs: 907 kg (2.000 lb)  
 
More info / sources:
Wikipedia
National Museum
 

 

 

Lockheed F-104 Starfighter

1954
 
Aircraft on photo: Lockheed XF-104 Starfighter                           Photo source: National Museum of the US Air Force  
Data for: F-104G  
Manufacturer: Lockheed Corporation, USA Max speed: 2.125 km/h (1.328 mph) Length:
Type: interceptor aircraft, fighter-bomber Combat radius: 670 km (420 mi) Span:
Description: high performance supersonic interceptor Ferry range: 2.623 km (1.630 mi) Height:
First flight: 1954 Ceiling: 15.000 m (50.000 ft) Max weight:
Crew: 1 Rate of climb: 244 m/s (48.000 ft/min) Number built:
16,66 m (54 ft 8 in)
6,36 m (21 ft 9 in)
4,09 m (13 ft 6 in)
13.170 kg (29.027 lb)
    2.575 (total F-104)
Engine:             1 x General Electric J79 turbojet  
Thrust:    1 x 48 kN  (1 x 10.000 lbf) dry thrust                                                       
           1 x 69 kN (1 x 15.600 lbf) with afterburner                                     
Armament: Gun: 1 x 20 mm (1 x 0.79 in)  
  Hardpoints: 7  
  Hardpoints capacity: 1.814 kg (4.000 lb)  
 
More info / sources:
Wikipedia
National Museum
 
 

 

 

Lockheed F-104B/D Starfighter

1957
 
Aircraft on photo: Lockheed CF-104D Starfighter  
Data for: F-104D  
Manufacturer: Lockheed Corporation, USA Max speed: 2.556 km/h (1.590 mph) Length:
Type: interceptor aircraft, fighter-bomber Range: 2.414 km (1.500 mi) Span:
Description: F-104 combat capable 2-place trainer vers. Ceiling: 17.700 km (58.000 ft) Height:
First flight: 1957 Rate of climb: 274 m/s (54.000 ft/min) Max weight:
Crew: 2       Number built:
16,68 m (54 ft 8 in)
6,68 m (21 ft 11 in)
4,11 m (13 ft 6 in)
12.634 kg (27.850 lb)
26 (F-104B), 21 (F-104D)
Engine:             1 x General Electric J79 turbojet   
Thrust:    1 x 48 kN  (1 x 10.000 lbf) dry thrust   
  1 x 69 kN (1 x 15.600 lbf) with afterburner                                                                       
Armament: Gun: 1 x 20 mm (1 x 0.79 in)  
  Hardpoints: 7  
  Hardpoints capacity: 1.814 kg (4.000 lb)  
 
More info / sources:
Aero-web
Airwar
 
 

 

 

Lockheed NF-104A Starfighter

1963
 
Aircraft on photo: Lockheed NF-104A Starfighter                                                             Photo source: Avia Deja Vu  
   
Manufacturer:  Lockheed Corporation, USA Max speed: + 2,4 M   Length:
Type: aerospace trainer Range: NA   Span:
Description: X-15 mixed power low cost astronaut trainer  Ferry range: NA   Height:
First flight: 1963 Ceiling: 36.800 m (120.800 ft)       Max weight:
Crew: 1 Rate of climb:  NA      Number built:
NA  
7,84 m (25 ft 9 in)
4,11 m (13 ft 6 in)
9.890 kg      (21.400 lb)      
    3  
Engines:              1 x General Electric J79 turbojet  
  1 x Rocketdyne AR2 liquid fueled rocket engine                                                                                
Thrust:    GE: 1 x 43,54 kN  (1 x 9.600 lbf)   
           Rocketdyne: 1 x 27,2 kN (1 x 6.000 lbf)      
Armament:        none  
       
More info / sources:    
Wikipedia
Michael Wright Page
NF104.com

 

 

Lockheed YF-12

1963
 
Aircraft on photo: Lockheed YF-12A                                            Photo source: National Museum of the US Air Force  
   
Manufacturer:  Lockheed Corporation, USA Max speed: 3.661 km/h (2.275 mph) Length:
Type: interceptor Combat radius:  2.000 km (1.250 mi) Span:
Description: developed from A-12, followed by SR-71 Ferry range: 4.800 km (3.000 mi) Height:
First flight: 1963 Ceiling: 27.400 m (90.000 ft) Max weight:
Crew: 2 Rate of climb: NA   Number built:
30,97 m (101 ft 8 in)
16,95 m (55 ft 7 in)
5,64 m (18 ft 6 in)
56.200 kg   (124.000 lb)      
    3    
Engines:              2 x Pratt & Whitney J58 high-bypass-ratio turbojet with afterburner (turbo/ramjet hybrid)   
Thrust:    2 x 91,2 kN (2 x 20.500 lbf) dry thrust  
           2 x 140 kN (2 x 31.500 lbf) with afterburner                
Armament: 3 x air-to-air missiles in fuselage bays  
       
More info / sources:     
Wikipedia
Airwar

 

 

Lockheed CL-1200

1970
 
Aircraft on photo: Lockheed CL-1200                                                                                          Photo source: i-f-s.nl  
   
Manufacturer:  Lockheed Corporation, USA Max speed: 2.720 km/h (1.700 mph) Length:
Type: interceptor Combat radius:  680 km (420 mi) Span:
Description: improved F-104 and F-5E competitor Ferry range: 2.000 km (1.250 mi) Height:
First flight: 1970 (estimate) Ceiling: 18.300 m (60.000 ft) Max weight:
Crew: 1 Rate of climb:  305 m/s (60.000 ft/min)   Number built:
17,45 m (57 ft 3 in)
8,89 m (29 ft 2 in)
5,23 m (17 ft 2 in)
15.900 kg     (35.000 lb)     
    2    
Engine:                1 x Pratt & Whitney TF-30 turbofan        
Thrust:    1 x 66,7 kN  (1 x 15.000 lbf) dry thrust    
           1 x 111,2 kN (1 x 25.000 lbf) with afterburner                  
Armament:         Gun: 1 x 20 mm (1 x 0.79 in) or 1 x30 mm (1 x 1.18 in)                                                           
  Hardpoints: 9    
  Hardpoints capacity: 5.450 kg (12.000 lb)    
       
More info / sources:    
456th FIS
goo Wikipedia
 
 

 

 

Lockheed X-27 Lancer (mock up)

1972
 
Aircraft on photo: Lockheed X-27 Lancer                                             Photo source: Roadrunnersinternationale.com  
   
Manufacturer:   Lockheed Corporation, USA Max speed: 2.330 km/h  (1.450 mph) Length:
Type: lightweight fighter Combat radius: NA   Span:
Description: derived from CL-1200 Lancer Ferry range: 3.400 km  (2.100 mi) Height:
Cancelled: 1972 Ceiling: 18.300 m  (60.000 ft) Max weight:
Crew: 1 Rate of climb:    NA      Number built:
16,2 m (53 ft 2 in)
8,7 m (28 ft 7 in)
4,9 m (16 ft 2 in)
16.000 kg   (35.200 lb)
    1 (mock up)
Engine:                    1 x Pratt & Whitney TF-30 turbofan                                                
Thrust:    NA    
Armament: NA                                                     
       
More info / sources:
Wikipedia          
Global Security
Aero-web

 

 

Lockheed XST Have Blue

1977
 
Aircraft on photo: Lockheed XST Have Blue                                                                       Photo source: F-117a.com  
   
Manufacturer:   Lockheed Corporation, USA Max speed: 970 km/h  (600 mph)    Length:
Type: technology demonstrator Range: 970 km (600 mi) Span:
Description: F-117 forerunner    Ceiling: NA   Height:
First flight: 1977 Rate of climb: NA   Max weight:
Crew: 1           Number built:
14,4 m (47 ft 3 in)
6,8 m (22 ft 6 in)
2,33 m (7 ft 6,25 in)
5.670 kg       (12.500 lb)     
    2        
Engines:                    2 x General Electric J85 turbojets                                                                               
Thrust:    2 x13,4 kN  (2 x 2.950 lbf)                                    
Armament:              none                                
More info / sources:       
Wikipedia Faqs
Aviastar F-117a.com

 

 

Lockheed F-117 Nighthawk

1981
 
Aircraft on photo: Lockheed F-117A Nighthawk     
   
Manufacturer:    Lockheed Corporation, USA Max speed: 993 km/h (617 mph)     Length:
Type: stealth ground attack aircraft Range: 1.720 km (1.070 mi) Span:
Description: first operational stealth aircraft Ceiling: 20.000 m (69.000 ft) Height:
First flight: 1981 Rate of climb: NA   Max weight:
Crew: 1            Number built:
20,09 m (65 ft 11 in)
13,20 m (43 ft 4 in)
3,78 m (12 ft 9,5 in)     
23.800 kg   (52.500 lb)
    64    
Engines:                     2 x General Electric F404 turbofans                              
Thrust:    2 x 48 kN  (2 x 10.600 lbf)    
Armament: 2 x internal weapons bays (1 hardpoint each)                                                     
More info / sources:       
National Museum
F-117a.com

 

 

Lockheed YF-22

1990
 
Aircraft on photo: Lockheed YF-22                                              Photo source: National Museum of the US Air Force  
   
Manufacturer:  Lockheed/Boeing/General Dynamics, USA  Max speed: 2.655 km/h (1.650 mph)   Length:
Type: prototype fighter Range: NA   Span:
Description: ATF Advanced Tactical Fighter winner    Ferry range: 3.704 km (2.300 mi) Height:
First flight: 1990 Ceiling: NA   Max weight:
Crew: 1 Rate of climb:  NA   Number built:
19,56 m (64 ft 2 in)
13,11 m (43 ft 0 in)
5,36 m (17 ft 7 in)
28.123 kg     (62.000 lb)     
    2    
Engines:              2 x Pratt & Whitney F119-P-100 augmented turbofans       
Thrust:    2 x 104 kN  (2 x 23.500 lbf) dry thrust    
           2 x 156,8 kN (2 x 34.600 lbf) with afterburner                          
Armament: Guns: 1 x 20 mm (1 x 0.79 in)                       
  Missiles: 6 in internal bays + 4 on external hardpoints    
       
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Lockheed Martin F-22 Raptor

1997
 
Aircraft on photo: Lockheed Martin F-22A Raptor  
   
Manufacturer:  Lockheed Martin / Boeing USA Max speed: 2.410 km/h (1.500 mph) Length:
Type: stealth air superiority fighter Range: 2.960 km (1.840 mi) Span:
Description: 5th generation twin engine stealth fighter   Ferry range: 3.219 km (2.000 mi) Height:
First flight: 1997 Ceiling: 19.812 m (65.000 ft)         Max weight:
Crew: 1 Rate of climb:  NA    Number built:
18,90 m (62 ft 0 in)
13,56 m (44 ft 6 in)
5,08 m (16 ft 8 in)
38.000 kg   (83.500 lb)
    166 (Sep. 2010)
Engines:              2 x Pratt & Whitney F119-PW-100 Pitch Thrust vectoring augmented turbofans       
Thrust:    2 x 104 kN  (2 x 23.500 lbf) dry thrust     
           2 x 156,8 kN (2 x 34.600 lbf) with afterburner          
Armament: Guns: 1 x 20 mm (1 x 0.79 in)      
  Missiles: 8 in internal bays + 4 on external hardpoints    
       
More info / sources:       
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Lockheed Martin X-35

2000
 
Aircraft on photo: Lockheed Martin X-35A                                                                   Photo source: Lockheed Martin  
Data for: X-35B  
Manufacturer:  Lockheed/Northrop (USA), BAE (UK) Max speed: 1.930 km/h (1.200 mph) Length:
Type: prototype/demonstrator Combat radius: 1.000 km (622 mi) Span:
Description: JSF Joint Strike Fighter program winner   Ferry range: 2.222 km (1.380 mi) Height:
First flight: 2000 Ceiling: +15.240 m (+50.000 ft)      Max weight:
Crew: 1 Rate of climb:  classified   Number built:
15,37 m (50 ft 6 in)
10,65 m (35 ft 0 in)
5,28 m (17 ft 4 in)
27.220 kg   (60.000 lb)       
    2    
Engines:              1 x Pratt & Whitney F135 afterburning turbofan coupled to Rolls-Royce lift system                  
Thrust:    1 x 128 kN  (1 x 28.000 lbf) P&W dry thrust     
           1 x 191 kN (1 x 43.000 lbf) P&W afterburner thrust                
  1 x 80 kN (1 x 18.000 lbf) RR lift thrust    
Armament: none        
       
More info / sources:       
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Global Security
 

 

 

Lockheed Martin F-35A Lightning II

2006
 
Aircraft on photo: Lockheed Martin F-35A Lightning II                                                 Photo source: Lockheed Martin  
   
Manufacturer:  Lockheed Martin Aeronautics, USA Max speed: 2.065 km/h (1.283 mph)      Length:
Type: stealth multirole fighter Combat radius: 1.090 km (677 mi) Span:
Description: 5th generation, single seat, single engine   Ferry range: 2.222 km (1.380 mi) Height:
First flight: 2006 Ceiling: 18.288 m (60.000 ft) Max weight:
Crew: 1 Rate of climb:  classified   Number built:
15,67 m (51 ft 4 in)
10,70 m (35 ft 0 in)
4,33 m (14 ft 2 in)
31.800 kg (70.000 lb)
   15 (preproduction)
Engine:               1 x Pratt & Whitney F135 afterburning turbofan     
Thrust:    1 x 128 kN  (1 x 28.000 lbf) dry thrust    
           1 x 191 kN (1 x 43.000 lbf) with afterburner                  
Armament: Gun: 1 x 25 mm (1 x 0.98 in) or 1 x 30 mm (1 x 1.18 in)              
  Hardpoints: 6 external + 4 internal    
  Hardpoints capacity: 8.100 kg (18.000 lb)                                 
 
More info / sources:      
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Lockheed Martin
 
 

 

 

Lockheed Martin F-35B Lightning II

2008
 
Aircraft on photo: Lockheed Martin F-35B Lightning II (STOVL)                                   Photo source: Lockheed Martin  
   
Manufacturer:  Lockheed Martin Aeronautics, USA Max speed: 2.065 km/h (1.283 mph)    Length:
Type: stealth multirole fighter Combat radius:  833 km (520 mi) Span:
Description: short take off and vertical landing STOVL  Ferry range: 1.670 km (1.040 mi) Height:
First flight: 2008 Ceiling: 18.288 m (60.000 ft) Max weight:
Crew: 1 Rate of climb:  classified   Number built:
15,6 m (51 ft 3 in)
10,7 m (35 ft 0 in)
4,33 m (14 ft 2 in)
27.000 kg  (60.000 lb)
    15 (preproduction)
Engines:              1 x Pratt & Whitney F135 afterburning turbofan coupled to Rolls-Royce lift system       
Thrust:    1 x 128 kN  (1 x 28.000 lbf) P&W dry thrust     
           1 x 191 kN (1 x 43.000 lbf) P&W afterburner thrust                   
  1 x 80 kN (1 x 18.000 lbf) RR lift thrust    
Armament: Gun: 1 x 25 mm (1 x 0.98 in) or 1 x 30 mm (1 x 1.18 in)    
  Hardpoints: 6 external + 4 internal    
  Hardpoints capacity: 8.100 kg (18.000 lb)    
 
More info / sources:      
Lockheed Martin
Global Security
 
 
 

 

 

Lockheed Martin F-35C Lightning II

2010
 
Aircraft on photo: Lockheed Martin F-35C Lightning II                                                Photo source: Lockheed Martin  
   
Manufacturer:  Lockheed Martin Aeronautics, USA Max speed: 2.065 km/h (1.283 mph)      Length:
Type: stealth multirole fighter Range: 1.185 km (740 mi) Span:
Description: naval version-folding wings & larger span  Ferry range: 2.520 km (1.565 mi) Height:
First flight: 2010 Ceiling: 18.288 m (60.000 ft) Max weight:
Crew: 1 Rate of climb:  classified   Number built:
15,7 m (51 ft 5 in)
13,1 m (43 ft 0 in)
4,54 m (14 ft 9 in)
31.800 kg  (70.000 lb)
    15 (preproduction)
Engine:               1 x Pratt & Whitney F135 afterburning turbofan        
Thrust:    1 x 128 kN  (1 x 28.000 lbf) dry thrust     
           1 x 191 kN (1 x 43.000 lbf) with afterburner              
Armament: Gun: 1 x 25 mm (1 x 0.98 in) or 1 x 30 mm (1 x 1.18 in)    
  Hardpoints: 6 external + 4 internal    
  Hardpoints capacity: 8.100 kg (18.000 lb)                
 
More info / sources:       
Lockheed Martin
Flight Global
 
 
   

 

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