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Lockheed-Martin F-16 AM/BM Fighting Falcon

Prime contractor Lockheed-Martin
Country of origin USA
Type Swing-role attack fighter
Crew 1 (F-16 AM) or 2 (F-16 BM)
First flight 1976
In-service year 1979 in the Netherlands
Engine One Pratt & Whitney F100-PW-220 (24,000 lbs)
Ceiling Above 50,000 ft
Max. Level Speed 1,500 mph (Mach 2 at altitude)
Wing span 9.8 m (32 ft 8 in)
Length 14.8 m(49 ft 5 in)
Height 4.8 m (16 ft)
Weight empty ~19,000 lb
Max. take-off weight 37,500 lb (16,875 kg)
Combat Radius
1,370 km armed with two 2,000-lb bombs, two AIM-9 and 1,040 US gal external tanks
Cannon Vulcan M61 20mm cannon (511 rounds; 100 rounds/sec)
Armament

Up to 9,200 kg on 7 to 9 external hardpoints and 2 wingtip rails including:
Air-to-Air Missiles:
AIM-7 Sparrow/Skyflash, AIM-9 Sidewinder, AIM-120 AMRAAM, AIM-132 ASRAAM, Magic II, MICA, Python 3
Air-to-Surface Missiles:
AGM-45 Shrike, AGM-65 Maveric, AGM-84 Harpoon, AGM-88 HARM, AGM-119 Penguin, Wasp, AS.30L
Bombs:
GBU-10/12/24 Paveway laser-guided, GBU-15, B43 nuclear, Mk 82/83/84 GP, Mk 20 Rockeye, BLU-107 Durandal, CBU-52/58/71/87/89/97 cluster, BL-755, BLU-109, Mk 36 Destructor
Other ECM pods, navigation pods, targeting pods, rocket pods, gun pods, autonomous free-flight dispenser system

 

 

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