Argentina; Canada; Iraq; Netherlands; Norway; Peru; South Africa; Sweden; United States
(OPERATORS list includes past, present, and future operators when applicable)
✓Ground Attack (Bombing, Strafing)
Ability to conduct aerial bombing of ground targets by way of (but not limited to) guns, bombs, missiles, rockets, and the like.
✓Close-Air Support (CAS)
Developed to operate in close proximity to active ground elements by way of a broad array of air-to-ground ordnance and munitions options.
✓Intelligence-Surveillance-Reconnaissance (ISR), Scout
Surveil ground targets / target areas to assess environmental threat levels, enemy strength, or enemy movement.
31.7 ft (9.67 m)
47.7 ft (14.55 m)
11.9 ft (3.62 m)
4,872 lb (2,210 kg)
7,341 lb (3,330 kg)
+2,469 lb (+1,120 kg)
(Showcased structural values pertain to the Northrop A-17 production variant)
1 x Pratt & Whitney R-1535-11 "Twin Wasp" air-cooled radial piston engine developing 750 horsepower driving a three-bladed propeller unit at the nose.
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