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Jaguar

Specifications
Builder team : Anglo-French co-operation Dassault / BAe
Typical mission Close Air Support (CAS), Battlefield Air Interdiction (BAI)
First flight : March 1969
In-service in the French Air Force : May 1969
Similar Aircraft
  • F-4 Phantom II
  • Mitsubishi F-1
  • MiG-27 Flogger
  • AMX

Powerplant Two Turbomeca/Rolls-Royce Adour 104 turbofans of 7,305lb st.
Span 28ft 6 in (8.69m)
Length 55ft 2.5in (16.83m)
Height : 4.80 m
Weight : empty / maximum at takeoff : 7.5 t / 15 t
Fuel capacity : 4,200 l internal / 7,800 maximal / In-flight refuelling
Power plant / Thrust : 2 Rolls-Royce / Turboméca Adour MK 102 jet engines / 2x3,3 t with afterburner
Max SpeedMach 1.35 990mph (1,593km/h) at 36,000ft (11,000m).
Operational ceiling : 40,000 ft
Accommodation
  • GR1B pilot only
  • T2: pilot and pupil in tandem.
Armament
  • Two 30mm Aden / DEFA 553 guns
    up to 10,000lb (4,500kg) stores including
  • Matra Magic R550 air-to-air missile ;
  • AS 30 laser air-to-surface missile,
  • laser guided bombs
  • Martel rockets
  • laser-guided bombs.
Special equipment : Electronic counter measures, photo recce capacity with Omera 40 camera, and gyroscopic guidance
NATO interoperability : In-flight refuelling by NATO aircraft, armament and ammunitions in accordance with NATO standards
Number of units produced : 573
User Countries
  • Ecuador
  • France
  • India
  • Nigeria
  • Oman
  • UK,





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