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Dassault HU-25 Guardian

France (1965)

Detailing the development and operational history of the Dassault HU-25 Guardian Multi-Mission Jet Aircraft.

 Entry last updated on 4/5/2016; Authored by Staff Writer; Content ©

  Dassault HU-25 Guardian  
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The French-originated Dassault HU-25 Guardian - based on its successful Falcon line - is operated by the United States Coast Guard.

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Dassault HU-25 Guardian Specifications
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Year: 1965
Type: Multi-Mission Jet Aircraft
Manufacturer(s): Dassault Aviation - France
Production: 41
Supported Mission Types
Ground Attack
Close-Air Support
Airborne Early Warning
Electronic Warfare
Aerial Tanker
Passenger Industry
VIP Travel
Business Travel
Special Forces
Crew: 2
Length: 56.27 ft (17.15 m)
Width: 53.48 ft (16.30 m)
Height: 17.45 ft (5.32 m)
Empty Weight: 16,601 lb (7,530 kg)
MTOW: 28,660 lb (13,000 kg)

Installed Power
2 x Garrett AiResearch ATF3-6-2C turbofan engines.

Standard Day Performance
Maximum Speed: 534 mph (860 kph; 464 kts)
Maximum Range: 2,082 mi (3,350 km; 1,809 nm)
Service Ceiling: 41,995 ft (12,800 m; 7.95 mi)

Mission specific equipment.

Operators List
United States

Series Model Variants
• HU-25 "Guardian" - Base Series Designation; based on the Dassault Falcon 20G model; fitted with Garrett turbofan engines; 41 examples produced.

Supported Weapon Systems