Dassault-Breguet 1150 Atlantic
1961
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Dassault-Breguet 1150 Atlantic

The Atlantic is a twin-engined maritime patrol aircraft, of which 40 were delivered to the French Navy (three of which were passed on to the Pakistan Air Force), 20 to the German Navy, 9 to the Royal Netherlands Navy and 18 to the Italian Navy. Production of the standard version ended in 1974.

Designed under the auspices of the NATO Armaments Committee, the Atlantic first flew in prototype form on 21 October 1961. The current model carries a crew of 12, with a further 12 making up a relief crew when on long-range patrol missions. The aircraft's main weapons are carried in a bay in the unpressurised lower fuselage. Weapons include all NATO standard bombs, 175kg depth charges, HVAR rockets, homing torpedoes (including types such as the Mk 44 Brush or LX4 with acoustic heads) or four underwing air-to-surface missiles with nuclear or high-explosive warheads.

Dassault-Breguet 1150 Atlantic


Specification 
 CREW12
 ENGINE2 x turbo-prop Rolls-Royce "Tyne" Rty20, 4410kW
 WEIGHTS
    Take-off weight43500 kg95902 lb
 DIMENSIONS
    Wingspan36.3 m119 ft 1 in
    Length31.8 m104 ft 4 in
    Height11.3 m37 ft 1 in
    Wing area120.0 m21291.67 sq ft
 PERFORMANCE
    Max. speed650 km/h404 mph
    Cruise speed320 km/h199 mph
    Ceiling10000 m32800 ft
    Range w/max.fuel9000 km5592 miles

Comments
Benno, 28.07.2007

There is at least a kit from Heller available I think it was 1:100 scale

Frank, 12.12.2006

Is there a model or kit available for this aircraft?

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