The F-31 Falcon Strike Fighter is the standard Conglomerate ground attack aircraft.
About this creation
The F-31 Falcon strike Fighter is the Conglomerate's current strike fighter. It is used for close air support and anti-armor .
The Falcon's twin Turbofan engines allow it to reach speeds of up to 600 miles per hour. The plane is capable of flying on only one engine in case the other is destroyed. The plane has 4 fuel tanks, each of which is self-sealing in case of leaks. When attacking, the F-31 usually flies at speeds around 300 miles per hour.
The F-31 is heavily armored, and has over 1,400 pounds of composite armor, which ranges from .4 inches thick up to 1.6 inches thick. It's armor is designed to protect from 30 caliber fire, but can survive up to 50 caliber rounds. The plane is capable of flying with half a wing blown off, a tail-fin blown off, and various punctures.
The Falcon is armed with a 50 caliber rotary cannon. This gun fires depleted uranium rounds at a rate of 3,500 rounds per minute. The gun has a ammo capacity of 2,300 rounds, and it has a high accuracy rate. It's armor-piercing rounds can easily make quick work of enemy tanks.
Another view of the plane.
A close-up of the hardpoints. The f-31 Falcon has 8 hardpoints, and is capable of carrying up to 16,500 pounds of munitions. This plane is carrying 8 air-to-surface missiles, and 4 smart bombs. It is also capable of carrying rocket pods and defensive air-to-air missiles. The smart missiles are programmed to target known enemy vehicle weak-points. The missiles on this Falcon are used in a anti-armor role, while the bombs are used to destroy bunkers and other fortifications.
Length: 52.7 ft.
Wingspan: 50.4 ft.
Weight(without armament): 25,251 pounds
Weight(with standard armament): 41,751 pounds
Armor: 1,400 pounds composite armor
Powerplant: 2 SkyCorp. FC-110-A Turbofan Jet Engines, 1,075 lbf each
Top Speed: 603 mph
Cruise Speed: 430 mph
Combat Radius: 300 miles