Bayerische Motoren Werke / Bavarian Motor Works (BMW) - Nazi Germany
Nazi Germany (cancelled)
General ability to actively engage other aircraft of similar form and function, typically through guns, missiles, and/or aerial rockets.
Ability to intercept inbound aerial threats by way of high-performance, typically speed and rate-of-climb.
Aircraft developed for the role of prototyping, technology demonstration, or research / data collection.
Maximum Take-Off Weight
monoplane / low-mounted / straight
Design utilizes a single primary wing mainplane; this represents the most popular modern mainplane arrangement.
Mainplanes are low-mounted along the sides of the fuselage.
The planform involves use of basic, straight mainplane members.
1 x BMW 003 turbojet engine developing between 1,345lb and 1,750lb of thrust.
(905 kph | 489 knots)
(790 kph | 427 knots)
(+115 kph | 62 knots)
(12,000 m | 7 miles)
(1,000 km | 540 nm)
MACH Regime (Sonic)
RANGES (MPH) Subsonic: <614mph | Transonic: 614-921 | Supersonic: 921-3836 | Hypersonic: 3836-7673 | Hi-Hypersonic: 7673-19180 | Reentry: >19030
PROPOSED / ASSUMED:
2 x 30mm MK 108 internal automatic cannons.