North American XA2J Super Savage

 The North American Aviation XA2J Super Savage was a prototype carrier based attack aircraft built in the early 1950s.

It was developed from the smaller AJ Savage.

Only one aircraft was made.

Specifications

Crew

3

Length

70 ft 3 in (21.42 m)

Wingspan

71 ft 6 in (21.80 m)

Height

24 ft 2 in (7.37 m)

Wing area

836 sq ft (77.7 m2)

Empty weight

35,350 lb (16,035 kg)

Gross weight

46,890 lb (21,269 kg)

Max take-off weight

61,200 lb (27,760 kg)

Powerplant

2 × Allison T40-A-6 turboprops, 5,035 hp (3,755 kW) each

Performance

Maximum speed

451 mph (726 km/h, 392 kn)

Range

2,180 mi (3,508 km, 1,890 nmi)

Service ceiling

37,500 ft (11,400 m)

Rate of climb

6,820 ft/min (34.7 m/s)

Wing loading

56 lb/sq ft (274 kg/m2)

Power/mass

0.21 hp/lb (350 W/kg)

Armament

10,500 lb (4,763 kg) of disposable stores.

 

 

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