AIDC F-CK-1 Ching-Kuo


AIDC F-CK-1A © Koumei Lee
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The AIDC F-CK-1 Ching-Kuo is a twin-engined one- or two-seat fight jet aircraft produced by AIDC, Aerospace Industrial Development Corporation of the Republic of China (Taiwan). The F-CK-1 is exclusively operated by the Republic of China Air Force.
Propulsion2 Turbofan Engines
Engine ModelHoneywell / ITEC F125-GA-100 (TFE1042-70)
Engine Power (each)42,0 kN9450 lbf
Speed1276 km/h689 kts
  793 mph
Service Ceiling16.800 m55.118 ft
Range1.100 km594 NM
684 mi.
Empty Weight6.486 kg14.300 lbs
max. Takeoff Weight12.247 kg27.000 lbs
Wing Span9,46 m31 ft 0 in
Wing Area24,2 m260 ft
Length14,21 m46 ft 7 in
Height9,46 m31 ft 0 in
First Flight1989
Production Statusout of production
Total Production130
Data for (Version)AIDC F-CK-1