F-16 Fighting Falcon

F-16 Fighting falcon

F-16 Fighting falcon

Detail name: F-16 Fighting Falcon

ICAO type designator: F16

ICAO type description: L1J

Wake turbulance category: M

Max operating level: FL 500

Typical cruising speed: Extreme

Climb performance: Good

Approach category: C

Nice to know:

Crew: Single seat (Two seater available, but less common)

MTOW: 16875 KG

What to look for:

  • Engine air-intake under the cockpit
  • Bubble canopy
  • Conventinal tailsection with stabilators behind swept main wings

The F-16 is a single-engined, supersonic, multi-role tactical aircraft used in the air forces of 25 nations (Like Norway and Denmark)