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Performance

TAKE-OFF CLIMB (to FL 150) CLIMB (to FL 240) MACH CLIMB CRUISE INITIAL DESCENT (to FL 240) DESCENT (to FL 100) APPROACH LANDING INITIAL CLIMB (to 5000 ft) CLIMB (to FL 240) CLIMB (to FL 150) DESCENT (to FL 100)

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TAKE-OFF MTOW: WTC: RECAT-EU: - Distance: V2 (IAS): - - INITIAL CLIMB (to 5000 ft) IAS: ROC: - - CLIMB (to FL 240) IAS: ROC: - - CLIMB (to FL 150) IAS: ROC: - - MACH CLIMB MACH: ROC: - - CRUISE MACH: Ceiling: - - TAS: - Range: - INITIAL DESCENT (to FL 240) MACH: - ROD: - DESCENT (to FL 100) IAS: - ROD: - APPROACH IAS: - MCS: - ROD: - LANDING Vat (IAS): - APC: - Distance: - - -

Take-off

V2 (IAS) 140 kts

Distance 350 m

WTC M

RECAT-EU Light

MTOW 7000 kg

Initial climb (to 5000ft)

IAS 170 kts

ROC 10000 ft/min

Climb (to FL 150)

IAS 300 kts

ROC 4000 ft/min

Climb (to FL 240)

IAS 300 kts

ROC 3000 ft/min

MACH climb

MACH no data

ROC no data ft/min

Cruise

TAS 500 kt

MACH 0.83

Ceiling FL 480

Range 1200 NM

Initial Descent (to FL 240)

MACH 0.84

ROD 5000 ft/min

Descent (to FL 100)

IAS 300 kt

ROD 5000 ft/min

Approach

IAS 120 kt

ROD 1500 ft/min

MCS 93 kt

Landing

Vat (IAS) 92 kt

Distance 500 m

APC B

Type of Aircraft

Type

L2J

APC

B

WTC

M

RECAT-EU

Light

Technical

Wing Span

9.1 m

Length

12.3 m

Height

4.2 m

Power plant

F: 2 x 13,48 kN SNECMA Larzac 04-C6 turbofans. A: 2 x 14,1 kN SNECMA Larzac 04-C20 turbofans.

Performance Similarity

No data

Recognition

Wing position

High wing

Engine position

Both sides of fuselage

Tail configuration

Regular tail, low set

Landing gear

Tricycle retractable

Recognition similarity

No data

Supplementary

IATA

no data

Accommodation

Two seats in tandem position.

Notes

Light tactical aircraft and trainer. In service since 1978. France/Germany jointly advanced trainer development. Today mainly used by French, Maroccon, Belgian and Portuguese Air Force. A new generation of Alpha Jet NGEA was launched in 1980 for Cameroon- and Egyptian Air Force.

Alternative names

  • AOI Alpha Jet

  • DASSAULT-BREGUET Alpha Jet

  • DORNIER Alpha Jet

  • SABCA Alpha Jet