F-5E TIGER II
SPECIFICATIONS



 

AIRFRAME SPECIFICATIONS:

 

 

 

 

 

CREW:

1

 

WINGSPAN:

26 ft 8 in
(w/out wingtip rails)

 

LENGTH:

48 ft 2 in

 

HEIGHT:

13 ft 4.5 in

 

WING AREA:

186 sq ft

 

WEIGHT:

 

 

 

Empty:

9,558 lbs

 

 

Max.:

24,675 lbs

 

FUEL:

 

 

 

Internal:

677 US gal

 

 

External:

Up to 3 tanks
(275 US gal each)

 

ARMAMENT:

 

 

  Cannons:

2 x M-39A2 cannon
(20mm, 280 rounds each)

 

  External Stores:

Up to 7,000 lb total

 

  Bombs:

M129 Leaflet
500 lb Mk.82
2,000 lb Mk.84
CBU-24/49/52/58 cluster munitions

 

  Air-Air:

AIM-7 Sparrow
AIM-9 Sidewinder
AIM-120 AMRAAM

 

  Air-Ground:

AGM-65 Maverick

 

POWER:

2 x GE J85-GE-21B turbojet engines
(3,500 lbs thrust each, or
5,000 lbs w/ afterburner)

 

COST:

USD $756,000 each


 

FLIGHT PERFORMANCE:

 

SPEED:

 

 

 

Cruise:

650 mph

 

 

Maximum:

1.63 Mach @ 36,000 ft
(1,050 mph)

 

RANGE:

 

 

 

Combat:

760 nm

 

 

Ferry:

2,300 miles
(w/ ext. tanks)

 

CLIMB RATE:

34,400 ft/min

 

CEILING:

51,800 ft