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Eurofighter Typhoon

Prime contractor Eurofighter
Country of origin Germany, Italy, Spain and the UK
Type Swing-role
Crew 1
First flight 1994
In-service year Expected to enter service in 2002
Engine Two Eurojet EJ200 reheated turbofans of 90 Kn (20,000 lbs) max thrust each
Ceiling 18300m (60000ft)
Max Level Speed Mach 2.0 @ 11,000m
Wing span 10.95 m / 35 ft 11 in
Length 15.9 m / 52 ft 4 in
Height 5.28 m / 17 ft 17 in
Weight empty 9,999 kg (22,000 lb)
Max. take-off weight 21,000 kg (46,305 lb)
Cannon MauserWerke BK27 Cannon
Armament Up to 6,500 kg on 13 hardpoints, weapons include BVRAAM, ASRAAM, AMRAAM, Storm Shadow, Alarm, Brimstone and Penguin.
Replacement F-16 | Super Hornet | Rafale | Eurofighter | Gripen | Joint Strike Fighter | F-16

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