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Mirage III
Mirage 5
Mirage 50

Specifications
Country of Origin France
Builder DASSAULT-BREGUET
Similar Aircraft
  • Kfir C-2
  • Viggen
  • MiG-21 Fishbed
  • A-4 Skyhawk
  • Fantan A
Crew
  • One
  • trainer--two
Designation Mirage IIIE Mirage 5 Mirage 50
Role Intercept
  • Ground-attack
  • fighter
  • reconnaissance
Attack
Length 49 ft, 3 in (15.02 m) 51 ft (15.55 m)
Span 27 ft (8.24 m)
Ceiling 17000 meters 17000 meters 18000 meters
Cruise range 900 nm 1040 nm 1150 nm
In-Flight Refueling No No No
Internal Fuel 2350 kg 2720 kg 2720 kg
Payload 4000 kg 4500 kg 4000 kg
Sensors Cytano II radar, RWR Aida II and Laser RF or Agave radar (dependes on customers) Agave or Cyrano IVM radar (depends on customer), RWR
Drop Tanks 625 L drop tank with 499kg of fuel for 96nm of range
1300 L drop tank with 1038kg of fuel for 199 nm of range
1700 L drop tank with 1358 kg of fuel for 260 nm of range
1200 L drop tank with 959 kg of fuel for 183 nm of range 1700 L drop tank with 1358kg of fuel for 287 nm range
Armament Cannon: 2 30mm DEFA 552
  • R.530 R.550 Magic, AS.37 Martel,
  • EU3 450Kg bombs,
  • AN52 nuclear bombs
Cannon:2 30mm DEFA 553
  • 1 AS.30 or AS.37 and EU3 450 kg bombs (936 nm)
  • 1 AS.30 or AS.37 and 2 1200L drop tanks (1265 nm)
  • 2 Matra 155 rocket pods, 2 EU3 450kg bombs, 2 R.550 Magic
  • 2 1200 L drop tanks, 2 R.550 Magic (1265 nm)
  • 8 EU3 450kg bombs (936 nm)
Cannon; 2 30mm DEFA 552A
  • 1 AS.30 or AS.37 and 2 EU3 450kg bombs (936 nm)
  • 1 AS.30 or AS.37 and 2 1200 L drop tanks (1265 nm)
  • 2 Matra 155 rocket pods, 2 EU3 450g bombs, 2 R.550 Magic
  • 2 1200L Drop tanks, 2 R.550 magic (1265 nm)
  • 8 EU3 450 kg bombs (936 )
User Countries
  • Argentina
  • Brazil
  • Colombia
  • Egypt
  • France
  • Gabon
  • Lebanon
  • Libya
  • Pakistan
  • Peru
  • South Africa
  • Switzerland
  • Zaire
  • Chile (Mirage 5 and 50)
  • Venezuela (Mirage 50)






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