Chance-Vought F4U-4 Corsair Multirole Fighter VII tier 1
Pilot

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.
Autocannon armament effective at medium range
Low survivability
High airspeed, long-lasting boost
Good maneuverability in horizontal turns
Effective in mid-altitude combat and in destroying small amounts of ground targets
Can carry bombs and rockets
  • 1,320,000
    Price
  • 64,700
    Research price

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 360
VII
F4U-4
Wing-mounted weapon
VI
0
Machine gun 12.7 mm AN/M2 (W)
Sustained fire without overheating
Effective against maneuvering targets
Specifications:
Damage per Second 45
Rate of Fire , rounds/min 750
Effective Fire Range , m 520
VI
6x12.7 mm AN/M2 (W)
VII
15800
Machine gun 12.7 mm MG-53-2 (W)
Sustained fire without overheating
Effective against maneuvering targets
Specifications:
Damage per Second 52
Rate of Fire , rounds/min 800
Effective Fire Range , m 540
Price:
Research price 15,800
Purchase price 24,500
VII
15800
6x12.7 mm MG-53-2 (W)
VIII
19500
Autocannon 20 mm M3 (W)
Effective at most ranges
Increased chance of critical hit
Specifications:
Damage per Second 115
Rate of Fire , rounds/min 420
Effective Fire Range , m 760
Price:
Research price 19,500
Purchase price 47,150
VIII
19500
4x20 mm M3 (W)
Outboard weapon
No weapons
V
3150
Bombs 500 lb
Effective against armored ground targets
Large blast radius
V
3150
2x500 lb
VIII
14500
Rockets 5'' HVAR Mk. 4
Effective against armored ground targets
Specifications:
Damage 1000
Damage Radius , m 30
Price:
Research price 14,500
Purchase price 500
VIII
14500
8x5'' HVAR Mk. 4

Specifications

Hit Points 360
Weight, kg 5514.0
Firepower 289
12.7 mm AN/M2 (W) 6
12.7 mm MG-53-2 (W) 6
20 mm M3 (W) 4
500 lb 2
5'' HVAR Mk. 4 8
Maneuverability 737
Average Time to Turn 360 deg, s 11.40
Rate of Roll, °/s 130
Controllability 79
Airspeed 681
Top Speed at Sea Level, km/h 670
Top Speed at Best Altitude, km/h 670
Maximum Dive Speed, km/h 850
Stall Speed, km/h 160
Rate of Climb, m/s 49.00
Optimum Airspeed, km/h 387
Altitude Performance, m 1300
Optimum Altitude, m 1300