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Eurofighter Typhoon EF-2000 - Specifications

Wing Span 10.95m
Length 14.96m
Height 5.28m
Wing Area 50m
Foreplane Area 2.4m
Basic Weight empty9750 kg (21,495 lb.)
Empty Weight 9750 kg (approx)10995 kg
Max take-off Weight23500 kg
Max external stores6500 kg (14,300 lb.)
Internal Fuel Weight4000 kg (approx) 5000 kg
  • 2 EJ200 Turbofan Engines
  • 20,000 lbf (90 kN) each with Afterburner
13,500 lbf (60 kN) each without Afterburner
Maximum Speed 2125 km/hr
Minimum speed203 km/h
Rate of climb255 m/s
Time to 10670m 2.5 minutes
Time to 10600m/Mach 1.5< 2,5 min
Service ceiling18290 m (60,000 ft)
Runway length500 m (take off under 8 seconds)
Runway Requirement 700m
T/O run
  • 300m
  • air combat mission
Combat Radius
    ground attack, lo-lo-lo : 601 km
  • ground attack, hi-lo-hi : 1389 km
  • air defence with 3hr CAP : 185 km
  • air defence with 10-min loiter : 1389 km
G Limits +9/-3 w/ int fuel and two AIM-120
Weapons & Stores
  • Internally mounted 27mm Mauser gun
  • Total of 13 external stores stations: 5 (incl one wet) under fuselage and 4 (incl one wet) under each wing
  • Mix of Beyond Visual Range Air-to-Air Missiles (BVRAAM) and Short-Range Air-to-Air Missiles (SRAAM) carried externally
  • Four BVRAAM under fuselage in semi-conformal carriage configuration
  • Laser guided bombs
  • Advanced anti-armour weapons
  • Conventionally armed stand-off missiles

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