Republic P-47 (Turbobolt) Technical Specifications
Service Year: 1946
Type: Jet-Powered Fighter / Interceptor Aircraft Concept
National Origin: United States
Manufacturer(s): Republic Aviation Corporation - USA
Production Total: 0
Structural (Crew Space, Dimensions and Weights)
Operating Crew (Typical): 1
Overall Length: 36.09 feet (11 meters)
Overall Width: 40.85 feet (12.45 meters)
Overall Height: 14.76 feet (4.50 meters)
Weight (Empty): 10,031 lb (4,550 kg)
Weight (MTOW): 18,078 lb (8,200 kg)
Installed Power and Standard Day Performance
Propulsion: 1 x Allison J35 axial flow turbojet engine developing about 3,800lb to 4,000lb of thrust.
Maximum Speed: 450 mph (725 kph; 391 knots)
Maximum Range: 621 miles (1,000 km)
Service Ceiling: 37,730 feet (11,500 meters; 7.15 miles)
Rate-of-Climb: 1,200 feet-per-minute (366 m/min)
Armament / Mission Payload
6 OR 8 x 0.50 caliber Browning M2 Heavy Machine Guns (HMGs) in the upper nose assembly.
Global Operators / Customers
Model Variants (Including Prototypes)
P-47 "Thunderbolt" - Base Series Designation on which the turbojet-powered form was based on.