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Grumman Hellcat (Gannet)

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Development

Entwicklung

T

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FAA Variants

FAA Versionen

 

F.I

Single-seat fighter, fighter-bomber aircraft, powered by a 2,000 PS Pratt & Whitney R-2800-10 Double Wasp radial piston engine.

F.I

Einsitziger Jagdbomber mit einem 2,000 PS Pratt & Whitney R-2800-10 Doppel Wasp Sternmotor
 

F.II

Improved version, with a redesigned engine cowling, strengthened tail surfaces, powered by a 2,000 PS Pratt & Whitney R-2800-10W radial piston engine.

F.II

Verbesserte Version mit einer veränderten Motorabdeckung und einem verstärkten Heck, angetrieben von einem 2'000 PS Pratt & Whitney R-2800-10W Sternmotor.
 

FR.II

Small numbers of Hellcat F.IIs were converted into photo-reconnaissance aircraft, with the camera equipment being fitted in the rear fuselage.

FR.II

Eine geringe Anzahl Hellcat F.II wurden zu Photoaufklärern umgebaut mit eingebauten  Kameras im hintern Rumpf.
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Drawings

Zeichnungen

 

 

 

  800 NAS (1943) 800 NAS (1944) 800 NAS (1944)
 

 

 

  800 NAS (1944) 800 NAS (1945) 804 NAS (1943)
 

 

 

  804 NAS (1945) 804 NAS (1945) 808 NAS (1945)
 

 

 

  808 NAS (1945) 808 NAS (1945) 888 NAS (1945)
 

 

 

 
  892 NAS 896 NAS (1945) 896 NAS (1945)
 

 

 

  898 NAS (1945) 898 NAS (1945) 898 NAS (1945)
 

 

 

  1839 NAS (1944) 1839 NAS (1945) 1839 NAS (1945)
 

 

 

  1840 NAS (1944) 1844 NAS 1945 1844 NAS 1945
 

 

 

   
  1844 NAS 1945    
       
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Units

Einheiten

FAA Units

Front-line Squadrons

800 NAS, 804 NAS, 808 NAS, 881 NAS, 885 NAS, 888 NAS
889 NAS, 891 NAS, 892 NAS, 893 NAS,
1839 NAS, 1840 NAS, 1844 NAS, 1847 NAS

Second-line Squadrons

700 NAS, 703 NAS, 706 NAS, 709 NAS, 721 NAS, 723 NAS
725 NAS, 732 NAS, 735 NAS, 746 NAS, 748 NAS, 756 NAS
757 NAS, 759 NAS, 760 NAS, 768 NAS, 771 NAS, 778 NAS
787 NAS
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Specifications

Technische Daten

Specifications

Hellcat II

Wingspan

Spannweite

13.06 m

Length

Länge

10.24 m

Height

Höhe

3.99 m

Wing area

Flügelfläche

31 m²

Engine

Motor

1× Pratt & Whitney R-2800-10W Double Wasp radial engine 2,000 PS

Maximum speed

Höchstgeschwindigkeit

610 km/h

Empty weight

Leergewicht

4,190 kg

Loaded weight

Startgewicht

6,990 kg

Climb Rate

Steigrate

17.8 m/s

Service ceiling

Gipfelhöhe

11,370 m

Range

Reichweite

1,520 km

Armament

Bewaffnung

6×12.7 mm machine guns, with up to 1,814 kg

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Serials

Seriennummern

BaE Hawk
F.I FN320-FN449 130
F.I JV100-JV221 122
F.II JV222 - JV324 103
F.II JW700-JW784 85
F.II JW857-JW899 43
F.II JX670-JX964 295
NF.II JX965-JX967 3
F.II JX969-JX999 32
F.II JZ775-JZ827 53
NF.II JZ890-JZ911 22
NF.II JZ947-JZ959 22
F.II JZ960-JZ978 19
NF.II JZ979-JZ980 2
F.II JZ981-JZ994 12
NF.II JZ995-JZ999 5
NF.II KD103-KD117 15
NF.II KD118-KD157 40
F.II KD158-KD180 2
F.II KE118-KE159 42
NF.II KE160-KE214 55
F.II KE215-KE229 15
NF.II KE230-KE265 36

Total

1434


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