Vought F6U Pirate Fighter IX tier 1
Pilot

The first jet-powered U.S. Navy fighter to feature an afterburner and composite construction. Entered serial production, but never saw combat.
Powerful autocannon armament effective against aircraft with high survivability
Low survivability, vulnerable engine
High airspeed, long-lasting boost
Low effectiveness in maneuvering combat
Effective in mid-altitude combat
  • 3,460,000
    Price
  • 166,500
    Research price

Configuration Vought F6U Pirate

Engine
VIII
0
Engine J34-WE-22
Specifications:
Engine Type jet
Weight , kg 900.0
Thrust 1361
Compatibility: Vought F6U Pirate
VIII
J34-WE-22
IX
27500
Engine J34-WE-30A
Specifications:
Engine Type jet
Weight , kg 1000.0
Thrust 1429
Price:
Research price 27,500
Purchase price 168,000
Compatibility: Vought F6U Pirate
IX
27500
J34-WE-30A
IX
28900
Engine J34-WE-36
Specifications:
Engine Type jet
Weight , kg 1100.0
Thrust 1542
Price:
Research price 28,900
Purchase price 188,500
Compatibility: Vought F6U Pirate
IX
28900
J34-WE-36
Airframe
VIII
0
Airframe XF6U-1
Specifications:
Weight , kg 4302.0
Hit Points 420
Compatibility: Vought F6U Pirate
VIII
XF6U-1
IX
28300
Airframe F6U-1
Specifications:
Weight , kg 4382.0
Hit Points 450
Price:
Research price 28,300
Purchase price 210,000
Compatibility: Vought F6U Pirate
IX
28300
F6U-1
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)

Specifications

Hit Points 420
Weight, kg 5562.0
Firepower 553
20 mm M3 (C) 4
20 mm Mk.12 (C) 4
Maneuverability 631
Average Time to Turn 360 deg, s 12.70
Rate of Roll, °/s 130
Controllability 86
Airspeed 877
Top Speed at Sea Level, km/h 880
Top Speed at Best Altitude, km/h 880
Maximum Dive Speed, km/h 1050
Stall Speed, km/h 200
Rate of Climb, m/s 35.60
Optimum Airspeed, km/h 524
Altitude Performance, m 2000
Optimum Altitude, m 2000