Grumman F8F "Bearcat"

F8F-1

F8F-1

 

Type

 Carrier based fighter

Armament

4 x 20mm M3 cannons
4 x 127mm rockets
450kg bombs

Engine

1 x Pratt & Whitney R-2800-34W Double Wasp 18-cyl radial piston engine 2100hp

Weight

 Empty 3.206kg - Max take-off 5.873kg

Crew

 1

Speed

 677km/h

Year of construction

 1945 -

Quantity

 1266

User

 USA France and Thailand

Manufacturer

 Grumman Aircraft Corporation