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06 Avro Arrow Nose Section

06 Avro Arrow Nose

Avro Arrow CF-105 Interceptor Specifications:

Length: 77 feet 9 inches
50 feet, 0 inches
21 feet, 3 inches
Empty 43,960 lbs Loaded - 62,400 lbs
Max Speed: 820 mph
Cruise Speed: 700 mph
Range: 1,310 miles
Service Ceiling: 75,000 feet
Fuel Capacity: 3,010 gallons internally
Powerplant: Two Pratt & Whitney J75-P-3 turbojets 23,500 lbs thrust each with afterburner
 Eight Sparrow AIM II Air to Air missiles internally or
 Four Air-2 Genie Air To Air nuclear tipped rockets
First Flight : 1958
Cost: $80,000,000 each for 5 airframes

This is the only surviving original nose section of an Avro CF-105 Arrow Jet Interceptor. An outstanding copy of a complete Avro Arrow can be found at the Canadian Air & Space Museum in Toronto, Ontario. A surviving Orenda PS.13 Iroquois turbojet engine that was designed to be fitted to the Avro Arrow can be found at the Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum in Mount Hope, Ontario. One more original Avro Arrow Orenda PS-13 Iroquois tubojet engine can be found here at the Canada Aviation Museum.

Below are the only surviving wings from an Avro Arrow:

Avro CF-105  Arrow Wings