Grumman F11F (F-11) Tiger

Naval Fighter

Grumman F11F-1 Tiger (F-11A)  N81682 141735 / AD-103 © Karsten Palt
Photo ©: Karsten Palt
The Grumman F11F (F-11) Tiger is a single-engine single-seat carrier-based supersonic jet fighter aircraft produced by the US-American manufacturer Grumman Aircraft Engineering Corporation. The F11F Tiger was operated by the United States Navy only. The F11F was redesignated F-11 in 1962.
Crew1
Propulsion1 Turbojet Engine
Engine ModelWright J65-W-18
Engine Power32,9 kN7400 lbf
Speed1208 km/h652 kts
  750 mph
Mmo (max. Mach)Mach 1.1
Service Ceiling12.802 m42.000 ft
Range2.050 km1.107 NM
1.274 mi.
Empty Weight6.091 kg13.428 lbs
max. Takeoff Weight10.052 kg22.161 lbs
Wing Span9,64 m31 ft 8 in
Wing Area23,2 m250 ft
Length14,31 m46 ft 11 in
Height4,03 m13 ft 3 in
First Flight30.07.1954
Production Statusout of production
Production Range1954-1959
Total Production199
Data for (Version)Grumman F11F-1 Tiger
VariantsF11F-1 / F-11A

[Photo-ID: 6284] Karsten Palt 2012-06-12
Grumman F11F-1 Tiger (F-11A), , N81682, c/n , Karsten Palt, 2012Grumman
F11F-1 Tiger (F-11A)
Reg.: N81682
 
ex US Navy BuNo 141735
Yanks Air Museum [Chino, CA]
[Photo-ID: 6285] Karsten Palt 2012-06-12
Grumman F11F-1 Tiger (F-11A), , N81682, c/n , Karsten Palt, 2012Grumman
F11F-1 Tiger (F-11A)
Reg.: N81682
 
ex US Navy BuNo 141735
Yanks Air Museum [Chino, CA]
[Photo-ID: 7889] Karsten Palt 2014-03-09
Grumman F11F-1 Tiger (F-11A), United States Navy, 141824, c/n , Karsten Palt, 2014Grumman
F11F-1 Tiger (F-11A)
United States Navy
Reg.: 141824
 
Blue Angels c/s
Intrepid Air, Space & Sea Museum [New York City, NY]
[Photo-ID: 11040] Karsten Palt 2015-06-03
Grumman F11F-1 Tiger (F-11A), United States Navy, 141824, c/n , Karsten Palt, 2015Grumman
F11F-1 Tiger (F-11A)
United States Navy
Reg.: 141824
 
Blue Angels c/s
Pima Air and Space Museum [Tucson, AZ]
[Photo-ID: 13288] Karsten Palt 2016-10-11
Grumman F11F-1 Tiger (F-11A), United States Navy, 141868, c/n , Karsten Palt, 2016Grumman
F11F-1 Tiger (F-11A)
United States Navy
Reg.: 141868
 
Blue Angels c/s
Planes of Fame Air Museum Valle [Valle, AZ]