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Leonardo A-4 Saetta

4,320 LeonardoEngineering  2 months ago

Leonardo Aeronautics A-4 "Saetta"

Sleek, fast, accurate. The Saetta truly has it all

The A-4 Saetta (Lightning) is the winner of the ASA (Advanced Strike Fighter) competition for the adoption of a new multirole attack aircraft the renovate the fleet of old Panavia Tornados still in service.

The Aircraft comes armed with a 30mm Autocannon, 4 Semi Active Radar Guided Missiles (Type Guardians) , 2 Infrared Guided ATGMs (Type Lancia) , and 2 Unguided Rocket pods (Type RKT-14).

Performance:

  • Take-off weight
    Normal 10.000 Kg
    Maximum 15.000 Kg
  • Service Ceiling
    21 Km
  • Maximum Speed (With Afterburner) :
    Low Altitude flight 1250 Km/h
    High Altitude flight 2200 Km/h
    -Stall Speed (Landing with Flaps full down):
    200 Km/h / 124 mph
  • Power Plant:
    2 Akula D.B. J-41 90 kN each

Controls:

  • VTOL Slider to lower Flaps (1 for Take Off / 2 for Landing)
  • Trim Slider to Trim the aircraft
  • G Key to raise and lower Landing gears
  • AG 1 to activate Afterburner
  • AG 2 to activate Jettinson Auxiliary Fuel Tank
  • AG 4 to activate Parachute
  • AG 8 to Turn ON/OFF all Lights

Thanks for choosing our aircraft. Please, leave an upvote down below, and let us now your opinions by leaving your feedback in the comments, it would be really appreciated!

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General Characteristics

  • Successors 1 airplane(s)
  • This plane has been featured
  • Created On Windows
  • Wingspan 31.0ft (9.4m)
  • Length 47.8ft (14.6m)
  • Height 14.7ft (4.5m)
  • Empty Weight 11,643lbs (5,281kg)
  • Loaded Weight 26,351lbs (11,952kg)

Performance

  • Power/Weight Ratio 1.748
  • Wing Loading 42.4lbs/ft2 (207.2kg/m2)
  • Wing Area 620.9ft2 (57.7m2)
  • Drag Points 9044

Parts

  • Number of Parts 453
  • Control Surfaces 0
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    Love the sound!

    2 months ago
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    @IanTheCuberGamer sorry I forgot to reply.
    You have to set the xml value "firing Delay" for the rockets at a small amount of time, like 0.2 s.

    2 months ago
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    @Baldovino grazie mille! :)

    2 months ago
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    How Do You Make The Rockets Fire In Salvos?

    +1 2 months ago
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    37.9k Baldovino

    Wonderfull, great work.

    Meraviglioso, gran bel lavoro.

    +1 2 months ago
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    1,484 ChisP

    Really good but I feel it needs some more details like insignias decals and stuff to make it more realistic

    +1 2 months ago
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    @ColonelStriker thank you very much sir!

    2 months ago
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    @TheCrazietPlane we're dueling face to face.. 😂

    2 months ago
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    @Shippy456 thank you 😀

    2 months ago
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    Macchi saetta vs leonardo saetta

    +1 2 months ago
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    Awesome is an understatement for this build

    +1 2 months ago
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    1,611 Shippy456

    AMAZING JOB

    +1 2 months ago
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    1,611 Shippy456

    This looks somewhat like my Wintsworth Firestar Mk IX...

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    +1 2 months ago
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    142 rezaXXMT

    @LeonardoEngineering Wow that's awesome
    Thanks

    +1 2 months ago
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    20.2k ChiChiWerx

    I like the look and clean lines a lot. Some nice features and obvious you did some good work here. Performance/flying characteristics pretty good...except for slight auto-roll that gets worse with speed. There are ways of correcting that, of course. Nice overall.

    +1 2 months ago
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    @rezaXXMT
    1~ If you disassemble the whole engine section, you'll notice that there are both convention engines and a VTOL engine. The VTOL engine has the main characteristic of giving power "instantly", and in doing so it adds a realistic Afterburner effect.
    2~ You have to change its values via xml modding, or just using the Colour Editor mod by setting both the values "s" and "m" to 1.
    I hope I have been useful!

    2 months ago
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    142 rezaXXMT

    I have two question.
    1)How do you make the jet engine to use maximum power when Group 1 is active??
    2)How do you make a fuselage Block reflex like a perfect mirror?

    +1 2 months ago
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    @LeonardoEngineering stil, this is real world fiction. almost all aircraft manufactures give honor to previous aircraft with the the same name, and i know this obviously isnt a successor

    +1 2 months ago
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    @MailboxIsMyGender not being a successor of the M.C.-200, no. I just liked the name because it fitted to the characteristics of the aircraft 😀

    2 months ago
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    you mean saetta ii right?

    2 months ago
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    It has auto roll. Other than that it’s great aircraft. Might wanna fix that auto roll though.

    +1 2 months ago
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    6,363 Roswell

    Very awesome.

    +1 2 months ago
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    6,027 Ryn176

    Nice

    +1 2 months ago
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    5,004 Sinacraft

    @EternalDarkness and look like mitsubishi F-1

    +1 2 months ago
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    5,004 Sinacraft

    @EternalDarkness and very very powerful..i looking for

    +1 2 months ago
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