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Gloster Javelin FAW 9
Javelin FAW.Mk.9 of The Jet Age Museum, on display at the Royal International Air Tattoo, Fairford 2003 to mark 100 year of Aviation.
Aircraft Specifications
Aircraft Type: Two Seat All-weather Fighter
Country of Origin: United Kingdom
Engines: 2 x Bristol Siddeley Sapphire 203/204 generating 11,000lb of thrust (13,390lb with reheat).
Armament: 2 x fixed 30mm Aden guns in the nose plus 4 x de Havilland Firestreak air-to-air Missiles, or 4 x packs of 37 x 2 inch air-to-air rockets.
Dimensions: Wing Span: 52ft 0 in. Length: 56ft 9in, Height: 16ft 3in. Wing Area: 928 sq. feet.
Weights: Loaded: 42,930lb.
Performance: Max Speed: 620 mph at 40,000 ft. Climb: 5.6 minutes to 40,0000 ft. Range: 930 miles. Service Ceiling: 49,500 ft. Endurance: 2 hours approx.
Operators: RAF
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