Gloster P.228 Heavy Fighter IX tier 1
Pilot

Project for a new two-seat night fighter. The development was discontinued during the design phase.
Powerful large-caliber armament effective against aircraft with high survivability
Good survivability, but large dimensions and vulnerable engines
Very high airspeed, powerful and long-lasting boost
Ineffective in maneuvering combat
Very effective in intercepting aircraft at a high altitude
Can carry small rockets
  • 3,540,000
    Price
  • 201,150
    Research price

Configuration Gloster P.228

Engine
IX
0
Engine MV Sapphire Sa.1
Specifications:
Engine Type jet
Weight , kg 1335.0
Thrust 3175
Compatibility: Gloster P.228
IX
2xMV Sapphire Sa.1
IX
31500
Engine AS Sapphire Sa.5
Specifications:
Engine Type jet
Weight , kg 1340.0
Thrust 3402
Price:
Research price 31,500
Purchase price 150,000
Compatibility: Gloster P.228
IX
31500
2xAS Sapphire Sa.5
X
44000
Engine AS Sapphire Sa.6
Specifications:
Engine Type jet
Weight , kg 1345.0
Thrust 3765
Price:
Research price 44,000
Purchase price 165,000
Compatibility: Gloster P.228
X
44000
2xAS Sapphire Sa.6
X
45000
Engine AS Sapphire Sa.5R
Specifications:
Engine Type jet
Weight , kg 1350.0
Thrust 4173
Price:
Research price 45,000
Purchase price 180,000
Compatibility: Gloster P.228
X
45000
2xAS Sapphire Sa.5R
Airframe
IX
0
Airframe Gloster P.28
Specifications:
Weight , kg 8000.0
Hit Points 900
Compatibility: Gloster P.228
IX
Gloster P.28
Cowling-mounted weapon
VIII
0
Autocannon 20 mm Hispano Mk.V* (C)
Effective at most ranges
Increased chance of critical hit
Specifications:
Damage per Second 130
Rate of Fire , rounds/min 420
Effective Fire Range , m 780
VIII
4x20 mm Hispano Mk.V* (C)
X
57500
Autocannon 30 mm ADEN (C)
High single-shot damage
High chance of critical hit
High rate of fire
Specifications:
Damage per Second 330
Rate of Fire , rounds/min 300
Effective Fire Range , m 800
Price:
Research price 57,500
Purchase price 85,000
X
57500
4x30 mm ADEN (C)
Outboard weapon
No weapons
VIII
6400
Rockets RP-3 GP
Effective against armored ground targets
Specifications:
Damage 1500
Damage Radius , m 35
Price:
Research price 6,400
Purchase price 800
VIII
6400
16xRP-3 GP

Specifications

Hit Points 900
Weight, kg 11030.0
Firepower 601
20 mm Hispano Mk.V* (C) 4
30 mm ADEN (C) 4
RP-3 GP 16
Maneuverability 430
Average Time to Turn 360 deg, s 15.40
Rate of Roll, °/s 70
Controllability 78
Airspeed 976
Top Speed at Sea Level, km/h 900
Top Speed at Best Altitude, km/h 900
Maximum Dive Speed, km/h 1100
Stall Speed, km/h 250
Rate of Climb, m/s 58.60
Optimum Airspeed, km/h 671
Altitude Performance, m 2500
Optimum Altitude, m 2500