F/A-18C Hornet

Country of Origin: United States
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Specifications
Type: Light tactical fighter Manufacturer: Boeing (formerly McDonnell Douglas)
Armor Material: Aluminum, titanium, carbon/epoxy Armor Thickness: n/a
Length: 17.07 m Wingspan: 12.32 m (over wingtip Sidewinder missiles)
Weight: 22,328 kg (max takeoff weight in attack configuration) Maximum Speed: 2220 kph
Powerplant: 2 x General Electric F404-GE-400 turbofans with afterburners Thrust: 7,257 kg each with afterburner


Description
Threat Value: 5121 OTV: 3184 DTV: 9149.02 MTV: 2986
Size: 10 Default Size: 17 Crew: 1 Total Actions: 1
Cost: $4,353,139 Production Type: Mass Production Lemon Dice: 3

Movement
Primary Movement Mode: Flight Top/Combat/Stall Speeds: 74/37/8 (2220/1110/240 kph)
Secondary Movement Mode: Ground Combat/Top Speed: 23/45 (138/270 kph)
Maneuver: +1 Deployment Range: 2000 km

Electronics Rating & Range Armor
Sensors +2 / 4 km ground, 40 km air Light Damage 10
Communications +1 / 20 km ground, 200 km air Heavy Damage 20
Fire Control +1 Overkill 30

Crew
Pilot

Perks
Name Rating Aux?
Acceleration Protection
Advanced Controls
Autopilot Y
Backup Communications
Catapult Hook Y
Chaff/Flare Dispensers (60 shots) 2 Y
Ejection System Y
Refuelling Intake
Stratospheric Flight

Flaws
Name Rating Aux?
Decreased Maneuverability (SMS) 2
Requires Airstrip

Defects
Name Rating Aux?
None

Weapons
Name Code Arc S M L EX Acc Dam Qty ROF Special Ammo
M61A1 6-bbl 20mm Vulcan autocannon LAAC FF 2 4 8 16 0 x8 1 +6 - 940
AIM-9 Sidewinder AAM F 8 16 32 64 +1 x10 1 0 Guided, Min Range 10 2
Total of 7 available external hardpoints (use per rules in Technical Manual Second Edition, p. 149 and Banzaidyne New Perks and Flaws)


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