Chance-Vought F4U-4 Corsair

Multirole Fighter
VII tier

A further modification of the F4U. Used extensively in World War II against Japan and the Korean War. A total of 2,557 aircraft were built.

  • Crew: 1
    Pilot
  • Price: 1,320,000
  • Research price: 64,700

Configuration Chance-Vought F4U-4 Corsair

Engine
VII
0
Engine R-2800-8
Specifications:
Engine Type air-cooled
Weight , kg 1100.0
Power 2000
VII
R-2800-8
VII
15500
Engine R-2800-8W
Specifications:
Engine Type air-cooled
Weight , kg 1100.0
Power 2250
Price:
Research price 15,500
Purchase price 89,500
VII
15500
R-2800-8W
VIII
20100
Engine R-2800-18W
Specifications:
Engine Type air-cooled
Weight , kg 1200.0
Power 2450
Price:
Research price 20,100
Purchase price 110,000
VIII
20100
R-2800-18W
Airframe
VII
0
Airframe F4U-4
Specifications:
Weight , kg 4054.0
Hit Points 335
VII
F4U-4
Wing-mounted weapon
VI
0
Machine gun 12.7 mm AN/M2 (W)
Ineffective against armored targets
Specifications:
Weight , kg 76.0
Caliber , mm 12.70
Rate of Fire , rounds/min 750
Muzzle Velocity , m/s 890
Damage 78
VI Ineffective against armored targets
6x12.7 mm AN/M2 (W)
VII
15800
Machine gun 12.7 mm MG-53-2 (W)
Ineffective against armored targets
Specifications:
Weight , kg 78.0
Caliber , mm 12.70
Rate of Fire , rounds/min 850
Muzzle Velocity , m/s 890
Damage 89
Price:
Research price 15,800
Purchase price 24,500
VII Ineffective against armored targets
15800
6x12.7 mm MG-53-2 (W)
VIII
19500
Autocannon 20 mm M3 (W)
Ineffective against armored targets
Specifications:
Weight , kg 129.0
Caliber , mm 20.00
Rate of Fire , rounds/min 800
Muzzle Velocity , m/s 840
Damage 160
Price:
Research price 19,500
Purchase price 47,150
VIII Ineffective against armored targets
19500
4x20 mm M3 (W)
Outboard weapon
No weapons
V
3150
Weapons 500 pound bomb
Effective against armored targets
V Effective against armored targets
3150
2x500 pound bomb
VIII
14500
Rockets 5'' HVAR Mk. 4
Effective against armored targets
Specifications:
Weight , kg 64.0
Damage Radius , m 30
Damage 1000
Price:
Research price 14,500
Purchase price 250
VIII Effective against armored targets
14500
8x5'' HVAR Mk. 4

Specifications

Hit Points 335
Weight , kg 5610.0
Firepower 125
12.7 mm AN/M2 (W) 6
12.7 mm MG-53-2 (W) 6
20 mm M3 (W) 4
500 pound bomb 2
5'' HVAR Mk. 4 8
Maneuverability 269
Average Time to Turn 360 deg , s 23.50
Rate of Roll , °/s 130
Controllability 91
Airspeed 624
Top Speed at Sea Level , km/h 570
Top Speed at Best Altitude , km/h 670
Maximum Dive Speed , km/h 870
Stall Speed , km/h 150
Rate of Climb , m/s 21.90
Optimum Airspeed , km/h 378
Altitude Performance , m 1700
Optimum Altitude , m 1700
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