McDonnell FH Phantom

1945

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McDonnell FH Phantom

The first U.S. carrier-based jet aircraft, the FH-1, took off from and landed on the deck of the USS Franklin D. Roosevelt on July 21, 1946. Entered production in 1947, a total of 60 FH-1 were built.

McDonnell FH Phantom

Specification 
 MODELFH-1 "Phantom"
 CREW1
 ENGINE2 x Westinghouse J30-WE-20 turbo-jet, 7.12kN
 WEIGHTS
  Take-off weight5459 kg12035 lb
  Empty weight3031 kg6682 lb
 DIMENSIONS
  Wingspan12.42 m41 ft 9 in
  Length11.35 m37 ft 3 in
  Height4.32 m14 ft 2 in
  Wing area24.64 m2265.22 sq ft
 PERFORMANCE
  Ceiling12525 m41100 ft
  Range1118 km695 miles
 ARMAMENT4 x 12.7mm machine-guns

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McDonnell FH PhantomA three-view drawing (1660 x 1060)

Comments
Dan, 20.08.2010 04:28

This this was fukin awesome!! 267th squad

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Burunduk, 25.04.2010 16:47

Total production = 2 prototypes + 60 production aircraft = 62 aircraft.

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