New England Air Museum - Grumman F6F-5K Hellcat
Bill Maloney
1/20/2009

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01 Grumman F6F Hellcat 02 Hellcat Folding Wing 03 Hellcat Folding Wing 04 Hellcat Ammo Magazines
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05 Hellcat Engine Access 06 Hellcat Canopy 07 R2800 Propeller Hub 08 Grumman F6F Hellcat
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09 Hellcat R2800 Radial 10 Hellcat Drop Tank 11 Hellcat HE Bomb 12 Hellcat Cluster Bomb
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Grumman F6F Hellcat Specifications:

Grumman F6F Hellcat Fighters at other Aviation Museums in the Northeast
Grumman F6F Hellcat Fighter Grumman F6F Hellcat 3/4 scale Replica
A WWII Grumman F6F Hellcat at the Cradle of Aviation Museum in Garden City, LI A one-off 3/4 scale Grumman F6F Hellcat replica can be found at the Quonset Air Museum in North Kingston, RI
  Grumman Hellcat Restoration
  Grumman F6F Hellcat Restoration at the Quonset Air Museum in North Kingston, RI

Length: 33 feet, 7 inches
Wingspan:
42 feet, 10 inches
Height:
13 feet, 1 inches
Crew:
1
Weight:
Empty - 9,200lbs Max Takeoff - 15,400lbs
Max Speed: 380mph
Cruise Speed: 170mph
Range: 940 miles
Service Ceiling: 37,000 feet
Fuel Capacity: 147 gallons
Powerplant: Wright R-2800 Air Cooled Radial Engine 2,000hp
Armament:
  Six 50cal Browning Machine Guns
First Flight : 1942
Cost: $

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