U.S. Air Force F-16 Viper Demo Team
The Lockheed-Martin F-16C Fighting Falcon Block 50 model is a compact, multi-role fighter aircraft that is the primary weapons system of the 20th Fighter Wing. It is highly maneuverable and has proven its than 30 years of operations including air-to-air combat and air-to-surface attack.
Only four USAF units operate the C model: 20th Fighter Wing, Shaw Air Force Base, S.C. (three squadrons); 169th Fighter Wing, Joint National Guard Base McEntire, S.C. (one squadron); 52nd Fighter Wing, Spangdahlem Air Base, Germany (one squadron); and 35th Fighter Wing, Misawa AB, Japan (two squadrons).
General Characteristics (F-16C)
Power Plant: One Pratt and Whitney F100-PW-200/220/229 or General Electric F110-GE-100/129
Thrust: 29,000 pounds
Wingspan: 32 feet, 8 inches (9.8 meters)
Length: 49 feet, 5 inches (14.8 meters)
Height: 16 feet (4.8 meters)
Weight: 19,700 pounds without fuel (8,936 kilograms)
Maximum Takeoff Weight: 39,000 pounds (17,690 kilograms)
Speed: 1,500 mph (Mach 2 at altitude)
Range: More than 2,002 miles ferry range (1,740 nautical miles)
Crew: F-16C, one
Learn more: https://www.shaw.af.mil/About-Us/Fact-sheets/Display/Article/663884/f-16c-fighting-falcon/
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