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Fighters
Reconnaissance and Control

Lockheed F-16I 'Fighting Falcon', Hebrew nickname: 'Sufa' ('Storm')

Type Multi-role fighter
Dimensions Wingspan - 9.45 meters, With missiles - 10 meters. Length - 14.93 meters. Height - 5.10 meters
Performance High altitude speed - Over Mach 2, Low altitude speed - 1,440 KPH
Weight Empty - 10,000 Kg. Typical combat take-off (Fully fueled, with missiles and cannon ammunition ) - 12.8 tons. Maximum takeoff\touchdown weight: 23.5 tons.
Engine One Pratt & Whitney F100-PW-229 with a maximum trust of 29,1000 Lbs, Engine weight - 1,680 Kg, Thrust/Weight ratio - 8:1
Armaments Python 5 heat seeking air-to-air missiles by Rafael. AMRAM (AIM-120) Radar guided missiles, Lightning targeting and naviagation pod, LANTIRN navigation pod, JDAMs bomb.
Year entered to service 2004
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