Grumman (G-4 / G-15) JF / J2F Duck

Amphibious Utility Biplane

Grumman J2F-6 Duck © Rob Melehan
Photo ©: Rob Melehan (photos at airliners.net)
The Grumman JF / J2F Duck is a single-engine four-seat amphibious utility biplane aircraft produced by the US-American manufacturer Grumman Aircraft Engineering Corporation.
Crew2
Passengers2
Propulsion1 Radial Engine
Engine ModelWright R-1820-54 Cyclone
Engine Power615 kW825 hp
Speed306 km/h165 kts
  190 mph
Service Ceiling6.096 m20.000 ft
Range1.256 km678 NM
780 mi.
Empty Weight1.996 kg4.400 lbs
max. Takeoff Weight3.493 kg7.700 lbs
Wing Span11,89 m39 ft 0 in
Wing Area38,0 m²409 ft²
Length10,36 m33 ft 12 in
Height4,24 m13 ft 11 in
First Flight04.05.1933
Production Statusout of production
Total Production632
FAA TCDSLTC-17
Data for (Version)Grumman J2F-6 Duck
VariantsJF-1, JF-2, JF-3, JF-4, JF-5, JF-6, J2F-1, J2F-2, J2F-2A, J2F-3, J2F-4, J2F-5, J2F-6, OA-12

[Photo-ID: 12302] © Karsten Palt 2016-04-10
Grumman J2F-6 Duck, , N1196N, c/n ,© Karsten Palt, 2016Grumman
J2F-6 Duck
Reg.: N1196N
 
ex US Navy 36976
EAA AirVenture Museum [Oshkosh, WI]
[Photo-ID: 12303] © Karsten Palt 2016-04-10
Grumman J2F-6 Duck, , N1196N, c/n ,© Karsten Palt, 2016Grumman
J2F-6 Duck
Reg.: N1196N
 
ex US Navy 36976
EAA AirVenture Museum [Oshkosh, WI]
[Photo-ID: 5434] © Karsten Palt 2012-01-11
Grumman J2F-6 Duck, , N67790, c/n 33587,© Karsten Palt, 2012Grumman
J2F-6 Duck
Reg.: N67790
c/n: 33587
 
displayed as US Air Force OA-12A 48-563, ex US Coast Guard
National Museum of the United States Air Force [Dayton, Ohio / USA (Wright-Patterson AFB)]
[Photo-ID: 6089] © Karsten Palt 2012-06-12
Grumman J2F-6 Duck, , N5SF, c/n 33594,© Karsten Palt, 2012Grumman
J2F-6 Duck
Reg.: N5SF
c/n: 33594
 
in US Marine Corps markings as 33594, flyable
Planes of Fame Aircraft Museum [Chino, CA]