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AMX Alenia AMX

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AMXM
Aircraft
Name Alenia AMX
Manufacturer AMX
Body Narrow
Wing Fixed Wing
Position High wing
Tail Regular tail, low set
WTC Medium
APC C
Type code L1J
Engine Jet
Engine count Single
Position In fuselage
Landing gear Tricycle retractable
Mass group 3


Manufacturered as:


AMX Alenia AMX

AMX Alenia AMX AMX Alenia AMX 3D

Description

Light attack aircraft / trainer. In service since 1988. Replacement of G91 and F-104 for Italian Air Force and MB-326 Xavante for Brazilia Air Force. Two-seat trainer version AMX-T.

Technical Data

Wing span 8.9 m29.199 ft
Length 13.23 m43.406 ft
Height 4.55 m14.928 ft
Powerplant 1 x 49 kN R-R Spey Mk 807 non afterburning turbofan, built by Fiat.
Engine model Rolls-Royce Spey

Performance Data

Take-Off Initial Climb
(to 5000 ft)
Initial Climb
(to FL150)
Initial Climb
(to FL240)
MACH Climb Cruise Initial Descent
(to FL240)
Descent
(to FL100)
Descent (FL100
& below)
Approach
V2 (IAS) kts IAS kts IAS kts IAS kts MACH TAS kts MACH IAS kts IAS kts Vapp (IAS) kts
Distance 631 m ROC 10250 ft/min ROC ft/min ROC ft/min ROC ft/min MACH 0.86 ROD ft/min ROD ft/min MCS kts Distance 464 m
MTOW 1300013,000 kg
13 tonnes
kg
Ceiling FL425 ROD ft/min APC C
WTC M Range 500500 nm
926,000 m
926 km
3,038,057.745 ft
NM

Accidents & Serious Incidents involving AMXM

None on SKYbrary