Overview

Data on design, manufacture and status

Design authority: McDonnell Douglas

Primary manufacturer: McDonnell Douglas

Parent type: McDonnell Douglas Harrier

Aircraft status: Operational

Configuration

Primary flight and mechanical characteristics

VTOL type: Jet lift VTOL

Compound type: N/A

Lift configuration: Vectored thrust (x4)

Dedicated control device: Thruster (x4)

Crew required: 2

Crew seating: Tandem

Landing gear: Wheels (all retractable)

Overall Dimensions

Data on aircraft size

Engine Details

Aircraft powerplant (lift and/or propulsion)

Total number of engines: 1

Weights and Performance

Data on aircraft weight and flight characteristics

Related VFS Resources

Resources related to the AV-8B Harrier II, provided by the Vertical Flight Society.
Forum Proceedings
 
Vertiflite articles
Enter a search term in the box above.
Web files from vtol.org
Enter a search term in the box above.
Webpages from vtol.org
Enter a search term in the box above.

Related Public Resources

Resources related to the AV-8B Harrier II, provided by public sources across the internet.

Images