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Grumman F6F-5K Hellcat
Grumman F6F-5K Hellcat
Hellcat 40467 '19' of The Fighter Collection, seen on the flight line at Duxford Autumn Air Day in 2000.
Aircraft Specifications
Aircraft Type: One Crew Single Engined Naval Fighter
Country of Origin: United States of America
Engines: 1 x Pratt & Whitney R-2800-10 double Wasp 18 cylinder two-row Radial air-cooled Engine rated at 2,000hp at 2,700rpm
Armament: 6 x 0.50 in (12.7mm) Colt-Browning Machine guns.
Dimensions: Wing Span: 13.08m (42ft 10 in. Length: 10.17m (33ft 4in), Height: 4.40m (14ft 5in).
Wing Area: 334 sq. feet.
Weights: Empty: 4,101kg (9,042lb). Max Takeoff: 5,997kg (13,221lb)
Performance: Max Speed: 376 mph (605 km/hour) at 22,800ft (6,950m) Service Ceiling: 35,500ft (10,820m
Operators: USN
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