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Grumman F4F-3 Wildcat
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from  1942-1945, Fleet Marine Force Pacific (FMFPAC)  album
Type Fighter Manufacturer Grumman Maiden flight 2 September 1937 Introduced December 1940 Retired 1945 Primary users United States Navy United States Marine Corps Royal Navy Royal Canadian Air Force Number built 7,722 General characteristics Crew: 1 Length: 28 ft 9 in (8.76 m) Wingspan: 38 ft (11.58 m) Height: 11 ft 10 in (3.60 m) Loaded weight: 7,000 lb (3,176 kg) Powerplant: 1? Pratt & Whitney R-1830-76 double-row radial engine, 1,200 hp (900 kW) Performance Maximum speed: 331 mph (531 km/h) Ran*e: 845 mi (1,360 km) Service ceiling 39,500 ft (12,000 m) Armament Guns: 4 ? 0.50 in (12.7 mm) M2 Browning machine guns, 450 rounds/gun Bombs: 2 ? 100 lb (45 kg) bombs and/or 2 ? 58gal. drop tanks [edit] Specifications (F4F-4) Grumman F4F-4 Wildcat with six kill markings (1942). F4F-4 receives maintenance of its six M2 Browning machine guns. General characteristics Crew: 1 Length: 28 ft 9 in (8.8 m) Wingspan: 38 ft 0 in (11.6 m) Height: 9 ft 2.5 in (2.8 m) Wing area: 260 ft? (24.2 m?) Empty weight: 5,760 lb (2,610 kg) Max takeoff weight: 7,950 lb (3,610 kg) Powerplant: 1? Pratt & Whitney R-1830-86 double-row radial engine, 1,200 hp (900 kW) Performance Maximum speed: 320 mph (290 knots, 515 km/h) Ran*e: 770 mi (670 nm, 1,240 km) Service ceiling 39,500 ft (12,000 m) Rate of climb: 1,950 ft/min (9.9 m/s) Armament Guns: 6 x 0.50 in (12.7 mm) M2 Browning machine guns, 240 rounds/gun Bombs: 2 ? 100 lb (45 kg) bombs and/or 2 ? 58 gal. droptanks
posted By Kinney, John, BGen
Apr 24, 2008
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