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Fighters

Hellenic Air Force operates three different fighter jet for their missions. These are the following:

  • F-16 Falcon
  • Mirage 2000
  • F-4 Phantom II

F-16 Falcon

There three variants of F-16 inside HAF which have different operational requirements

F-16C/D Block 30, 50 Fighting Falcon

  • Crew: 1 (C model), 2 (D model)
  • Engine: General Electric F110-GE 100 afterburning turbofan (Block 30, 29,000 lbs thrust), General Electric F110-GE 129 (Block 50, 31,000 lbs thrust)
  • Wing Span: 9.96 m
  • Length: 15.06 m
  • Maximum Speed: 2,120 km/h
  • Service Ceiling: 15,240m or 50,000 ft

F-16C/D Block 52+ Fighting Falcon

  • Crew: (C model), 2 (D model)
  • Engine: 1 Pratt & Whitney F100-PW 229, 29,100 lbs thrust
  • Wing Span: 9.45 m
  • Length: 14.52 m
  • Maximum Speed: 2,173 km/h
  • Service Ceiling: 15,240m or 49,000 ft

F-16C/D Block 52+ Adv Fighting Falcon

  • Crew: 1(C model), 2 (D model)
  • Engine: 1 Pratt & Whitney F100-PW 229, 29,100 lbs thrust
  • Wing Span: 9,96 m
  • Length: 15,06 m
  • Maximum Speed: 2,173 km/h or 2,05 Mach
  • Service Ceiling: 15,240m or 50.000 ft

Mirage 2000

Mirage 2000-5

  • Crew: 1
  • Engine: by pass turbofan SNECMA M53 P2 jet engine with afterburner/ thrust: 9.8 tn
  • Wing Span: 9.13 m
  • Lenght: 14.36 m
  • Maximum Speed: 2.2 Mach
  • Service Ceiling: 50.000 ft

Mirage 2000 EGM/BGM

  • Crew: 1
  • Engine: SNECMA M53 P2 jet engine with afterburner, 9.8 tons thrust.
  • Wing Span: 9.13 m
  • Length: 14.36 m
  • Maximum Speed: 2.2 Mach
  • Service Ceiling: 50,000 ft

F-4E Phantom II

  • Crew: 2
  • Engine: 2 General Electric J-79 turbojet engines with afterburners, 17,900 lbs.
  • Wing Span: 11.7 m
  • Length: 19.1 m
  • Maximum Speed: 2,2 Mach
  • Service Ceiling: 50,000 ft