Grumman F-14D Tomcat (1974)
Type: Carrier-Borne Air Defence / Air Superiority Fighter
National Origin: United States
Manufacturer(s): Grumman - USA
Production Total: 712
62.66 feet (19.1 meters)
64.14 feet (19.55 meters)
16.01 feet (4.88 meters)
43,740 lb (19,840 kg)
74,340 lb (33,720 kg)
2 x General Electric F110-GE-400 turbofan engines with afterburn developing 27,800lb of thrust.
1,544 mph (2,485 kmh; 1,342 knots)
1,839 miles (2,960 km)
49,869 feet (15,200 meters; 9.4 miles)
50,000 feet-per-minute (15,240 m/min)
Armament / Mission Payload:
1 x GE M61A1 Vulcan 20 mm internal cannon
Mission-specific ordnance can include any of the following:
AIM-54 Phoenix long-ranged air-to-air missiles
AIM-7 Sparrow medium-ranged air-to-air missiles
AIM-9 Sidewinder short-ranged air-to-air missiles
Ability to carry conventional and laser guided bombs in "Bombcat" offshoot. Self-designate with LANTIRN pod.
GBU-10, GBU-16, GBU-24/GBU-24E, GBU-31, GBU-38 Joint Direct Attack Munition (JDAM), Paveway I/II/III laser-guided bombs and Mk-20 Rockeye II and Mk-82/-83/-84 general purpose bomb(s).
External fuel tanks possible at two hardpoint positions.