F-111 Aardvark

Specifications

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Crew: two (pilot and Weapon Systems Officer)
Length: 73 ft 6 in (22.4 m)
Wingspan:
Spread: 63 ft (19.2 m)
Swept: 32 ft (9.75 m)
Height: 17.13 ft (5.22 m)
Wing area:
Spread: 657.4 ft² (61.07 m²)
Swept: 525 ft² (48.77 m²)
Airfoil: NACA 64-210.68 root, NACA 64-209.80 tip
Empty weight: 47,200 lb (21,400 kg)
Loaded weight: 82,800 lb (37,600 kg)
Max. takeoff weight: 100,000 lb (45,300 kg)
Powerplant: 2 × Pratt & Whitney TF30-P-100 turbofans
Dry thrust: 17,900 lbf (79.6 kN) each
Thrust with afterburner: 25,100 lbf (112 kN) each
Zero-lift drag coefficient: 0.0186[171]
Drag area: 9.36 ft² (0.87 m²)
Aspect ratio: spread: 7.56, swept: 1.95

Performance

Maximum speed: Mach 2.5 (1,650 mph, 2,655 km/h) at altitude; Mach 1.2 (915 mph, 1,473 km/h) at sea level
Ferry range: 3,700 mi (3,210 nmi, 5,950 km) ; with external drop tanks
Service ceiling: 66,000 ft (20,100 m)
Rate of climb: 25,890 ft/min (131.5 m/s)
Wing loading:
Spread: 126.0 lb/ft² (615.2 kg/m²)
Swept: 158 lb/ft² (771 kg/m²)
Thrust/weight: 0.61
Lift-to-drag ratio: 15.8 (subsonic L/Dmax)

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