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Boeing F/A-18 Hornet

ICAO aircraft code F18
Manufacturer Boeing
Country United States
New price USD 29 million (2006)

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Boeing F/A-18 Hornet Specifications

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ICAO aircraft code
1983 - Present
United States
New purchase price
USD 29 million (2006)

Aircraft performance

Ratheon APG 73
2x General Electric F404-GE-402
17,750 pound-force
Max Cruise Speed:
1034 Kts
1,915 Km/h
Approach Speed (Vref):
155 Kts
Travel range:
1,800 Nm
3,334 Kilometers
Fuel Economy:
0.68 Nm / gallon
0.333 Km / liter
Service Ceiling:
50,000 feet
Rate of Climb:
45000 feet / minute
228.60meter / second
Take Off Distance:
457 meter - 1,499.33 feet
Landing Distance:
400 meter - 1,312.32 feet

Weight & dimensions

Max Take Off Weight:
23,590 Kg
52,007 lbs
Max Payload:
7,000 Kg
15,432 lbs
Fuel Tank Capacity:
2,625 gallon
9,937 liter

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