de Havilland D.H.110 Sea Vixen

Naval Fighter Bomber

De Havilland DH 110 Sea Vixen FAW.2 Royal Navy XJ560 243 10042 © Karsten Palt
Photo ©: Karsten Palt
The de Havilland D.H.110 Sea Vixen is a twin-engined two-seat carrier-based jet fighter aircraft produced by the British manufacturer de Havilland Aircraft Company. The Sea Vixen was operated by the Royal Navy Fleet Air Arm only.
Crew2
Propulsion2 Turbojet Engines
Engine ModelRolls-Royce Avon RA.28 Mk 208
Engine Power (each)48,9 kN11000 lbf
Speed1100 km/h594 kts
  684 mph
Service Ceiling14.630 m48.000 ft
Range1.270 km686 NM
789 mi.
Empty Weight12.679 kg27.952 lbs
max. Takeoff Weight18.858 kg41.575 lbs
Wing Span15,54 m50 ft 12 in
Wing Area60,2 m648 ft
Length17,02 m55 ft 10 in
Height3,28 m10 ft 9 in
First Flight26.09.1951
Production Statusout of production
Total Production145
Data for (Version)de Havilland D.H.110 FAW.Mk 2
VariantsD.H.110 Sea Vixen FAW.1, FAW.2

[Photo-ID: 6629] Karsten Palt 2013-05-19
De Havilland DH 110 Sea Vixen FAW.2, Royal Navy, XJ494, c/n 10021, Karsten Palt, 2013De Havilland
DH 110 Sea Vixen FAW.2
Royal Navy
Reg.: XJ494
c/n: 10021
 
Cold War Jets Collection [Bruntingthorpe, Leicestershire]
[Photo-ID: 6628] Karsten Palt 2013-05-19
De Havilland DH 110 Sea Vixen FAW.2, Royal Navy, XJ494, c/n 10021, Karsten Palt, 2013De Havilland
DH 110 Sea Vixen FAW.2
Royal Navy
Reg.: XJ494
c/n: 10021
 
Cold War Jets Collection [Bruntingthorpe, Leicestershire]
[Photo-ID: 6914] Karsten Palt 2013-05-18
De Havilland DH 110 Sea Vixen FAW.2, Royal Navy, XJ560, c/n 10042, Karsten Palt, 2013De Havilland
DH 110 Sea Vixen FAW.2
Royal Navy
Reg.: XJ560
c/n: 10042
 
Newark Air Museum [Winthorpe, Newark]
[Photo-ID: 6915] Karsten Palt 2013-05-18
De Havilland DH 110 Sea Vixen FAW.2, Royal Navy, XJ560, c/n 10042, Karsten Palt, 2013De Havilland
DH 110 Sea Vixen FAW.2
Royal Navy
Reg.: XJ560
c/n: 10042
 
Newark Air Museum [Winthorpe, Newark]
[Photo-ID: 6843] Karsten Palt 2013-05-17
De Havilland DH 110 Sea Vixen FAW.2, Royal Navy, XN685, c/n 10093, Karsten Palt, 2013De Havilland
DH 110 Sea Vixen FAW.2
Royal Navy
Reg.: XN685
c/n: 10093
 
Midland Air Museum [Coventry]
[Photo-ID: 6842] Karsten Palt 2013-05-17
De Havilland DH 110 Sea Vixen FAW.2, Royal Navy, XN685, c/n 10093, Karsten Palt, 2013De Havilland
DH 110 Sea Vixen FAW.2
Royal Navy
Reg.: XN685
c/n: 10093
 
Midland Air Museum [Coventry]
[Photo-ID: 1147] Karsten Palt 2008-07-13
De Havilland DH 110 Sea Vixen FAW.2, Royal Navy, XS590, c/n 10148, Karsten Palt, 2008De Havilland
DH 110 Sea Vixen FAW.2
Royal Navy
Reg.: XS590
c/n: 10148
 
Fleet Air Arm Museum [Yeovilton]
[Photo-ID: 1044] Karsten Palt 2008-07-10
De Havilland DH 110 Sea Vixen FAW2, Royal Navy, XJ571, c/n 8140M, Karsten Palt, 2008De Havilland
DH 110 Sea Vixen FAW2
Royal Navy
Reg.: XJ571
c/n: 8140M
 
Solent Sky Museum [Southampton]
[Photo-ID: 1045] Karsten Palt 2008-07-10
De Havilland DH 110 Sea Vixen FAW2, Royal Navy, XJ571, c/n 8140M, Karsten Palt, 2008De Havilland
DH 110 Sea Vixen FAW2
Royal Navy
Reg.: XJ571
c/n: 8140M
 
Solent Sky Museum [Southampton]
[Photo-ID: 1046] Karsten Palt 2008-07-10
De Havilland DH 110 Sea Vixen FAW2, Royal Navy, XJ571, c/n 8140M, Karsten Palt, 2008De Havilland
DH 110 Sea Vixen FAW2
Royal Navy
Reg.: XJ571
c/n: 8140M
 
Solent Sky Museum [Southampton]
[Photo-ID: 1047] Karsten Palt 2008-07-10
De Havilland DH 110 Sea Vixen FAW2, Royal Navy, XJ580, c/n 10062, Karsten Palt, 2008De Havilland
DH 110 Sea Vixen FAW2
Royal Navy
Reg.: XJ580
c/n: 10062
 
Tangmere Military Aviation Museum [Tangmere]
[Photo-ID: 1048] Karsten Palt 2008-07-10
De Havilland DH 110 Sea Vixen FAW2, Royal Navy, XJ580, c/n 10062, Karsten Palt, 2008De Havilland
DH 110 Sea Vixen FAW2
Royal Navy
Reg.: XJ580
c/n: 10062
 
Tangmere Military Aviation Museum [Tangmere]
[Photo-ID: 1049] Karsten Palt 2008-07-10
De Havilland DH 110 Sea Vixen FAW2, Royal Navy, XJ580, c/n 10062, Karsten Palt, 2008De Havilland
DH 110 Sea Vixen FAW2
Royal Navy
Reg.: XJ580
c/n: 10062
 
Tangmere Military Aviation Museum [Tangmere]
[Photo-ID: 1300] Karsten Palt 2008-07-16
De Havilland DH 110 Sea Vixen FAW2, Royal Navy, XS576, c/n 10134, Karsten Palt, 2008De Havilland
DH 110 Sea Vixen FAW2
Royal Navy
Reg.: XS576
c/n: 10134
 
Imperial War Museum [Duxford Aerodrome (EGSU / QFO)]