Lockheed Martin F-16C Fighting Falcon (Block 50) (1978)
Type: Multi-Role Lightweight Fighter / Strike Fighter
National Origin: United States
Manufacturer(s): General Dynamics / Lockheed Martin - USA
Production Total: 4,588
49.21 feet (15 meters)
32.81 feet (10.00 meters)
15.75 feet (4.80 meters)
18,960 lb (8,600 kg)
42,329 lb (19,200 kg)
1 x General Electric F110-GE-100 turbofan engine developing 28,600 lb of thrust with reheat/afterburner.
1,317 mph (2,120 kmh; 1,145 knots)
2,622 miles (4,220 km)
50,000 feet (15,240 meters; 9.5 miles)
50,000 feet-per-minute (15,240 m/min)
Armament / Mission Payload:
1 x 20mm M61A1 Gatling-style internal cannon.
Depending on production model, up to 17,000lbs of mixed external stores including mission equipment pods, ECM pods and fuel tanks. Ordnance options include AIM-9 Sidewinder short-range air-to-air missiles, AIM-120 Amraam medium-range air-to-air missiles, AGM-65 Maverick air-to-ground missiles
Penguin Anti-Ship missiles, Runway Denial Bombs
Cluster Bombs, Laser-Guided Bombs,GPS-Guided Bombs andConventional Drop Bombs.