Heinkel He 162  "Salamander"

He 162

He 162 with RAF markings

H3 162 Volksjäger

 

Type

 Fighter

Armament

 2 x 30mm Rheinmetall Mk 108 guns (early)
2 x 20mm Mauser MG 151/20 (late)

Engine

 BMW 003E-1/E-2 Orkan turbojet 800kp thrust

Weight

 Empty 2.080kg - Max take-off 2.695kg

Crew

 1

Speed

 784km/h

Year of construction

 1944-1945

Quantity

 162

User

 Germany

Manufacturer

 Ernst Heinkel AG