Specifications for the
Focke-Wulf Ta 183 (Huckebein)
Jet-Powered Single-Seat Fighter / Interceptor
Focus Model: Focke-Wulf Ta 183 (Huckebein)
Country of Origin: Nazi Germany
Manufacturer: Focke-Wulf - Germany
Initial Year of Service: 1945
Production: Not Available
Length: 30.18 ft (9.2 m)
Width: 32.81 ft (10.00 m)
Height: 0.00ft (0.00 m)
Weight (Empty): 5,247 lb (2,380 kg)
Weight (MTOW): 9,480 lb (4,300 kg)
Powerplant: 1 x Heinkel HeS 011 turbojet engine developing 3,500 lb of thrust.
Maximum Speed: 593 mph (955 kmh; 516 kts)
Maximum Range: 0 miles (0 km)
Service Ceiling: 45,932 ft (14,000 m; 8.7 miles)
Rate-of-Climb: 4,020 feet-per-minute (1,225 m/min)
4 x 30mm Mk 108 cannons in chin/nose position
Up to 1,000lbs of external ordnance such as conventional drop bombs. Support planned for 4 x Ruhrstahl X-4 wire-guided air-to-air missiles.
Design II - Focke-Wulf Company Designation; minor wingtip redesign; repositioned undercarriage.