McDonnell F2H Banshee Heavy Fighter IX tier 1
Pilot

First flew in January 1947. Used during the Korean War. A total of 895 aircraft were built.
Powerful autocannon 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 bombs and rockets
  • 3,560,000
    Price
  • 190,000
    Research price

Configuration McDonnell F2H Banshee

Engine
VIII
0
Engine J34-GE-22
Specifications:
Engine Type jet
Weight , kg 470.0
Thrust 1361
Compatibility: McDonnell F2H Banshee
VIII
2xJ34-GE-22
IX
27900
Engine J34-WE-34
Specifications:
Engine Type jet
Weight , kg 540.0
Thrust 1474
Price:
Research price 27,900
Purchase price 169,000
Compatibility: McDonnell F2H Banshee
IX
27900
2xJ34-WE-34
IX
29300
Engine J34-WE-38
Specifications:
Engine Type jet
Weight , kg 580.0
Thrust 1633
Price:
Research price 29,300
Purchase price 189,500
Compatibility: McDonnell F2H Banshee
IX
29300
2xJ34-WE-38
Airframe
IX
0
Airframe F2H-2
Specifications:
Weight , kg 10146.0
Hit Points 650
Compatibility: McDonnell F2H Banshee
IX
F2H-2
Cowling-mounted weapon
VIII
0
Autocannon 20 mm M3 (C)
Effective at most ranges
Increased chance of critical hit
Specifications:
Damage per Second 120
Rate of Fire , rounds/min 420
Effective Fire Range , m 760
VIII
4x20 mm M3 (C)
X
52400
Autocannon 20 mm Mk.12 (C)
Effective at most ranges
Increased chance of critical hit
High rate of fire
Specifications:
Damage per Second 180
Rate of Fire , rounds/min 600
Effective Fire Range , m 820
Price:
Research price 52,400
Purchase price 80,000
X
52400
4x20 mm Mk.12 (C)
Outboard weapon
No weapons
IV
0
Bombs 250 lb
Effective against armored ground targets
IV
4x250 lb
IX
17800
Rockets 5'' HVAR Mk. 25
Effective against armored ground targets
Specifications:
Damage 1500
Damage Radius , m 30
Price:
Research price 17,800
Purchase price 800
IX
17800
8x5'' HVAR Mk. 25

Specifications

Hit Points 650
Weight, kg 11446.0
Firepower 553
20 mm M3 (C) 4
20 mm Mk.12 (C) 4
250 lb 4
5'' HVAR Mk. 25 8
Maneuverability 507
Average Time to Turn 360 deg, s 14.40
Rate of Roll, °/s 90
Controllability 79
Airspeed 992
Top Speed at Sea Level, km/h 920
Top Speed at Best Altitude, km/h 920
Maximum Dive Speed, km/h 1100
Stall Speed, km/h 200
Rate of Climb, m/s 61.40
Optimum Airspeed, km/h 713
Altitude Performance, m 2500
Optimum Altitude, m 2500