Mitsubishi F-1

Fighter / Fighter Bomber

Mitsubishi F-1 © Erik Sleutelberg
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The Mitsubishi F-1 is a twin-engined single-seat jet fighter and fighter bomber aircraft produced by the Japanese manufacturer Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, operated by the Japan Air Self Defense Force.
The Mitsubishi F-1 is a development of the Mitsubishi T-2 jet trainer aircraft.
Propulsion2 Turbofan Engines
Engine ModelIshikawajima Harima TF-40-IHI-801A
Engine Power (each)
dry/with Afterburner
21,0 / 31,6 kN4721 / 7100 lbf
Speed1700 km/h918 kts
  1056 mph
Service Ceiling15.250 m50.033 ft
Range1.130 km610 NM
702 mi.
Empty Weight6.358 kg14.017 lbs
max. Takeoff Weight13.674 kg30.146 lbs
Wing Span7,88 m25 ft 10 in
Wing Area21,2 m228 ft
Length17,66 m57 ft 11 in
Height4,39 m14 ft 5 in
First Flight03.06.1975
Production Statusout of production
Total Production77
Developed fromMitsubishi T-2
Data for (Version)Mitsubishi F-1