Chance-Vought F4U-1 Corsair Multirole Fighter VI tier 1
Pilot

One of the most widely produced United States Navy fighters of World War II. Used in both carrier- and land-based operations.
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 or rockets
  • 907,000
    Price
  • 25,000
    Research price

Configuration Chance-Vought F4U-1 Corsair

Engine
VI
0
Engine XR-2800-4
Specifications:
Engine Type air-cooled
Weight , kg 950.0
Power 1805
VI
XR-2800-4
VI
6300
Engine R-2800-5
Specifications:
Engine Type air-cooled
Weight , kg 1000.0
Power 1850
Price:
Research price 6,300
Purchase price 55,900
VI
6300
R-2800-5
VII
11900
Engine R-2800-8
Specifications:
Engine Type air-cooled
Weight , kg 1100.0
Power 2000
Price:
Research price 11,900
Purchase price 62,700
VII
11900
R-2800-8
Airframe
V
0
Airframe F4U-1
Specifications:
Weight , kg 4054.0
Hit Points 320
V
F4U-1
VI
9450
Airframe F4U-1A
Specifications:
Weight , kg 4100.0
Hit Points 340
Price:
Research price 9,450
Purchase price 78,500
VI
9450
F4U-1A
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)
VI
6200
Autocannon 20 mm M2 (W)
Effective at most ranges
Increased chance of critical hit
Specifications:
Damage per Second 90
Rate of Fire , rounds/min 400
Effective Fire Range , m 700
Price:
Research price 6,200
Purchase price 30,000
VI
6200
4x20 mm M2 (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 320
Weight, kg 5364.0
Firepower 289
12.7 mm AN/M2 (W) 6
20 mm M2 (W) 4
500 lb 2
5'' HVAR Mk. 4 8
Maneuverability 714
Average Time to Turn 360 deg, s 11.70
Rate of Roll, °/s 130
Controllability 79
Airspeed 636
Top Speed at Sea Level, km/h 650
Top Speed at Best Altitude, km/h 650
Maximum Dive Speed, km/h 800
Stall Speed, km/h 160
Rate of Climb, m/s 42.00
Optimum Airspeed, km/h 360
Altitude Performance, m 1200
Optimum Altitude, m 1200