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Mitsubishi F-3
Advanced Technology Demonstrator – X (ATD-X)
Shinshin (“Spirit”)

Crew 1
Length 14.2 meters (46.5 feet)
Wingspan 9.1 meters (29.9 feet)
Height 4.5 meters (14.8 feet)
Max takeoff weight 8 tonnes max takeoff weight alt = 17,600 pounds ()
Powerplant 2 × IHI XF5-1.
Dry thrust 10 tonnes (22,000 pounds) each
Thrust with afterburner 15 tonnes (33,000 pounds) each
Maximum speed
At altitude Mach 2.25 (1,500 mph, 2,400 km/h)[116]
Supercruise Mach 1.82 (1,200 mph, 1,950 km/h)[116]
Range >1,600 nmi (1,800 mi, 2,900 km) with 2 external fuel tanks
Combat radius 410 nmi (470 mi, 760 km)
Ferry range 2,000 mi (1,750 nmi, 3,200 km)
Service ceiling 65,000 ft (19,800 m)
Wing loading 77 lb/ft² (375 kg/m²)
Thrust/weight 1.08 (1.26 with loaded weight & 50% fuel)
Maximum design g-load -3.0/+9.0 g[116]
Armament
Guns 1× 20 mm (0.787 in) M61A2 Vulcan 6-barreled gatling cannon in starboard wing root
AAMs
  • AIM-9 Sidewinder,
  • AIM-7 Sparrow,
  • Mitsubishi AAM-3,
  • Mitsubishi AAM-4 (from FY2010)
  • air-to-ground weapons
  • ASM-1 anti-ship missile
  • ASM-2 anti-ship missile
  • free-fall bombs with GCS-1 IIR seeker heads,
  • JDAM
  • others J/AAQ-2 FLIR




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