North American FJ-1 Fury

Fighter

North American FJ-1Fury US Navy 120349 Yanks Air Museum Chino, CA © Karsten Palt
Photo ©: Karsten Palt
The North American FJ-1 Fury is a single-engine single-seat carrier-based jet fighter aircraft produced by the US-American manufacturer North American Aviation. The manufacturer's model designation is NA-134.
The North American FJ-1 Fury was the first operational jet fighter aircraft in US Navy service. The FJ-1 shares some parts with the piston engine powered North American P-51 Mustang. Further development led to the very successfull North American F-86 Sabre.
Crew1
Propulsion1 Turbojet Engine
Engine ModelAllison J35-A-2
Engine Power17,8 kN4000 lbf
Speed880 km/h475 kts
  547 mph
Service Ceiling9.754 m32.000 ft
Rate of climb1006 m/min3300 ft/min
Range2.408 km1.300 NM
1.496 mi.
Empty Weight4.014 kg8.850 lbs
max. Takeoff Weight7.076 kg15.600 lbs
Wing Span9,80 m32 ft 2 in
Wing Area20,5 m221 ft
Length10,50 m34 ft 5 in
Height4,50 m14 ft 9 in
First Flight27.11.1946
Production Statusout of production
Production Range1947-1949
Total Production31
Data for (Version)North American FJ-1

[Photo-ID: 6295] Karsten Palt 2012-06-12
North American FJ-1 Fury, United States Navy, 120349, c/n 141-38401, Karsten Palt, 2012North American
FJ-1 Fury
United States Navy
Reg.: 120349
c/n: 141-38401
 
Yanks Air Museum [Chino, CA]
[Photo-ID: 6296] Karsten Palt 2012-06-12
North American FJ-1 Fury, United States Navy, 120349, c/n 141-38401, Karsten Palt, 2012North American
FJ-1 Fury
United States Navy
Reg.: 120349
c/n: 141-38401
 
Yanks Air Museum [Chino, CA]