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Summary

The Boeing X-32 was a multi-purpose jet fighter in the Joint Strike Fighter contest. It lost to the Lockheed Martin X-35 demonstrator which was further developed into the F-35 Lightning II.

Specs

General characteristics

Crew: 1

Length: 45.01 ft (13.72 m)

Wingspan: 36 ft (10.97 m)

Height: (5.28 m)

Wing area: 590 ft sq (54.8 m sq)

Max takeoff weight: 38,000 lb (17,200 kg)

Powerplant: 1 x Pratt & Whitney F135 afterburning turbofan

Dry thrust: 28,000 lbf (125 kN)

Thrust with afterburner: 43,000 lbf[9] (191 kN)

Performance

Maximum speed: Mach 1.6 (1,200 mph, 1,931 km/h) at altitude

Range on USAF mission profile: 850 nmi (1,574 km)

Range on USN mission profile: 750 nmi (1,389 km)

Range on USMC/RN mission profile: 600 nmi (1,112 km)

Armament

Sources

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/X-32