DASSAULT Alpha Jet

Aircraft
Name: 
Alpha Jet
Manufacturer: 
Body: 
Narrow
Wing: 
Fixed Wing
Position: 
High wing
Tail: 
Regular tail, low set
WTC
M
APC
B
Type Code: 
L2J
Engine: 
Jet
Engine Count: 
Multi
Position: 
Both sides of fuselage
Landing gear: 
Tricycle retractable
Manufacturered as
AOI Alpha Jet
DASSAULT-DORNIER Alpha Jet
SABCA Alpha Jet

AJET

Light tactical aircraft and trainer. In service since 1978. France/Germany jointly advanced trainer development. Today mainly used by French, Maroccon, Belgian and Portuguese Air Force. A new generation of Alpha Jet NGEA was launched in 1980 for Cameroon- and Egyptian Air Force.

Technical Data
Wing span: 
9.11 m
Length: 
12.29 m
Height: 
4.19 m
Powerplant: 

F: 2 x 13,48 kN SNECMA Larzac 04-C6 turbofans. A: 2 x 14,1 kN SNECMA Larzac 04-C20 turbofans.

Engine Model: 
SNECMA Turboméca Larzac
Indicative Performance Data
Take-Off
V2: 
n/a
Distance: 
410 m
MTOW: 
7500 kg
Initial Climb (to 5000 ft)
IAS: 
n/a
ROC: 
11200 ft/min
Initial Climb (to FL150)
IAS: 
n/a
ROC: 
n/a
Initial Climb (to FL240)
IAS: 
n/a
ROC: 
n/a
MACH Climb
MACH: 
n/a
ROC: 
n/a
Cruise
TAS: 
540 kts
MACH: 
0.85
Ceiling: 
480
Range: 
739 NM
Initial Descent (to FL240)
MACH: 
n/a
ROD: 
n/a
Descent (to FL100)
IAS: 
n/a
ROD: 
n/a
Descent (FL100 & below)
IAS: 
110 kts
MCS: 
n/a
ROD: 
n/a
Approach
Vapp (IAS): 
92 kts
Distance: 
610 m

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