Specifications for the
Mitsubishi F-1 (Supersonic Rei-Sen)
Strike / Anti-Ship Fighter Aircraft
Focus Model: Mitsubishi F-1 (Supersonic Rei-Sen)
Country of Origin: Japan
Manufacturer: Mitsubishi Heavy Industries / Fuji Heavy Industries - Japan
Initial Year of Service: 1978
Length: 58.56ft (17.85m)
Width: 25.85ft (7.88m)
Height: 14.70ft (4.48m)
Weight (Empty): 14,017lbs (6,358kg)
Weight (MTOW): 30,203lbs (13,700kg)
Powerplant: 2 x Ishikawajima-Harima TF40-IHI-801A afterburning turbofans generating 7,305lbs of thrust each.
Maximum Speed: 1,056mph (1,700kmh; 918kts)
Maximum Range: 217miles (350km)
Service Ceiling: 50,000ft (15,240m; 9.5miles)
Rate-of-Climb: 35,000 feet per minute (10,668m/min)
Hardpoints: 7 (including wingtip mounts)
1 x 20mm JM61 Vulcan 6-barreled internal cannon
2 x AIM-9L OR Mitsubishi AAM-1 air-to-air missiles (on wingtip mounts).
2 x ASM-1 anti-ship missiles, rocket pods or conventional drop bombs (500lbs/750lbs).
2 x Jettisonable fuel stores as required
F-1 - Base Series Designation; introduction in 1978 and 77 examples produced.