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JAS 39 Gripen

VariantGripen AGripen E
Wing span8,0 m8.6 meters
Length overall 12,0 m15.2 meters
Weight Approx. 6.500 kg
Max take off weight Approx. 12500 kg16500 kg
Hardpoints 10
Combat turnaround air-to-air10 minutes
Armament Gun, Missiles, Bombs, Rockets and Stand off dispenser
  • internally-mounted 27mm gun
  • Advanced Medium Range Air-to-Air Missiles (AMRAAM)
  • Sidewinder or new generation Short Range Air-to-Air Missiles (SRAAM).
  • Sea-Skimming anti-ship missiles.
  • Advanced dispenser weapon systems (DWS).
  • Air-to-Ground weapons (Maverick, Rocket pods).
  • Active/passive Electronic Warfare (EW) systems.
  • Internal and external reconnaissance systems.
  • Three external fuel tanks.
Powerplant Volvo Aero RM 12 (General Electric F404J)
Thrust 80,0 kN (18.000 lbs)98 kN
Max Speed Supersonic at all altitudeMach 2 (Supercruise)
Maximum Speed Mach 1 15 at low altitude
Mach 2.0 at high altitude
ClimbLess than 2 minutes from brake release to 10km (33,000ft), approx. 3 minutes to 14km (46,000ft)
Level Acceleration Approx. 30 seconds from Mach 0.5 to Mach 1.1 at low altitude
Turn Performance Sustained - approx. 20 4eglsec. Instantaneous - approx. 30 deg/sec.
Max. Load Factor9g maximum sustained Nz

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