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Mirage 2000 Multirole Combat Fighter

Crew

1 or 2 (single or twin-seater)

Manufacturer

Dassault Aviation

Operators

French Air Force, Indian Air Force, United Arab Emirates Air Force and Republic of China Air Force

Maiden Flight

March 1978

Introduced

November 1982

Number Built

601

Length

14.3m

Wingspan

9.1m

Height

5.2m

Combat Weight

21,000lb

Maximum Take-Off Weight

38,500lb

Powerplant

1 × SNECMA M53-P2 turbofan engine

Thrust

95kN

Maximum Speed

Mach 2.2 (2,530km/h)

Approach Speed

140kt (259km/h)

Maximum Climbing Speed

60,000ft/min

Time to climb to 36,000ft / Mach1.8

5 minutes

Operational Ceiling

55,000ft

Range

1,550km

Ferry Range

3,335km

Service Ceiling

17,060m

Rate of Climb

285m/s

Guns

2 × 30mm guns

Air-to-Air Missiles

4 × MBDA MICA IR/RF<br />2 × Matra R550 Magic-II<br /> 2 × Matra Super 530D

Air-to-Surface Missiles

2 × AM.39 Exocet<br />2 × AS-30L laser guided missile<br />1 × ASMP tactical nuclear cruise missile

Bombs

9 × mk82

Engines

SNECMA

VEH 3020 Head-Up Display

Thales Avionics

Laser Designation Pod

Thales Optronics
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