F/A-18E Super Hornet

Country of Origin: United States
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Specifications
Type: Medium tactical fighter Armor Material: Aluminum, titanium, carbon/epoxy
Manufacturer: Boeing (formerly McDonnell Douglas) Armor Thickness: n/a
Length: 18.38 m Maximum Speed: 2220 kph
Wingspan: 13.62 m (over wingtip Sidewinder missiles) Powerplant: 2 x General Electric F414-GE-400 turbofans with afterburners
Weight: 29,932 kg (max takeoff weight) Thrust: 9977 kg each with afterburner


Description
Threat Value: 4623 OTV: 2881.6 DTV: 8577.52 MTV: 2408.63
Size: 10 Default Size: 17 Crew: 1 Total Actions: 1
Cost: $15,716,783 Production Type: Limited Production Lemon Dice: 4

Movement
Primary Movement Mode: Flight Top/Combat/Stall Speeds: 74/37/8 (2220/1110/240 kph)
Secondary Movement Mode: Ground Combat/Top Speed: 20/40 (120/240 kph)
Maneuver: +1 Deployment Range: 2350 km

Electronics Rating & Range Armor
Sensors +2 / 5 km ground, 50 km air Light Damage 12
Communications +1 / 20 km ground, 200 km air Heavy Damage 24
Fire Control +1 Overkill 36

Crew
Pilot

Perks
Name Rating Aux?
Acceleration Protection
Advanced Controls
Autopilot Y
Backup Communications
Catapult Hook Y
Chaff/Flare Dispensers (120 shots) 2 Y
Ejection System Y
Reduced-G Effect
Refuelling Equipment (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 - 400
AIM-9 Sidewinder AAM F 8 16 32 64 +1 x10 1 0 Guided, Min Range 10 2
Total of 9 available external hardpoints (use per rules in Technical Manual Second Edition, p. 149 and Banzaidyne New Perks and Flaws)

Notes
The Deployment Range listed here is given for internal fuel only; the Super Hornet routinely carries one or more external tanks, however, so sources will often list ranges that are much higher.


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