Douglas Aircraft Company - USA
Ability to conduct aerial bombing of ground targets by way of (but not limited to) guns, bombs, missiles, rockets, and the like.
SPECIAL-MISSION: AIRBORNE EARLY WARNING
Specially-equipped platform providing over-battlefield Command and Control (C2) capability for allied aerial elements.
Surveil ground targets / target areas to assess environmental threat levels, enemy strength, or enemy movement.
Maximum Take-Off Weight
monoplane / high-mounted / swept-back
Design utilizes a single primary wing mainplane; this represents the most popular modern mainplane arrangement.
Mainplanes are mounted at the upper-most position allowable along the dorsal line of the fuselage.
The planform features wing sweep back along the leading edges of the mainplane, promoting higher operating speeds.
2 x Allison J71-A-11 / J71-A-13 turbojet engines developing 10,200lb of thrust each.
(1,020 kph | 551 knots)
(660 kph | 356 knots)
(+360 kph | 194 knots)
(12,000 m | 7 miles)
(3,970 km | 2,144 nm)
MACH Regime (Sonic)
RANGES (MPH) Subsonic: <614mph | Transonic: 614-921 | Supersonic: 921-3836 | Hypersonic: 3836-7673 | Hi-Hypersonic: 7673-19180 | Reentry: >19030
2 x 20mm cannons in remote-operated, radar-guided tail turret.
Up to 15,000lb of ordnance (conventional drop bombs) held in an internal bomb bay.