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PAI FA-40C Garuda (Update 1.8)

20.7k JoddyFubuki788  3.6 years ago

Thanks to Jundroo for it's amazing 1.8 Beta project, hopefully the app keeps up going alongside SR2 and i can update more on planes that i dreamt of~ including this baby~


Manufacturer: Pranata Aerospace Industries
Origin: Indonesia
Year of Introduction: 2025

Originated as the Improved version of F/A-40A, PAI has an order by the Indonesian Air Force and Navy issued the improvement of the F/A-40 lineup, in which has a point to convert the aircraft to Navy use, Carrier based fighter. Armed with Revised wing that being enlarged and foldable to 120 degrees for stowing at the carrier, Enhanced rigidity of landing gears for carrier operations, additional hardpoints at wings, from 4 at under the wings, now 5 for each, bringing it up to 12 external Hardpoints at once. The control surfaces are updated for increased maneuverability in the jet. The Garuda is now far more larger but still a deadly beast to be beaten.

General Characteristics:
Wingspan: 65.2ft (19.9m)
Length: 81.4ft (24.8m)
Height: 13.4ft (4.1m)
Empty Weight: 8,468lbs (3,841kg)
Loaded Weight: 45,241lbs (20,521kg)
Maximum Take-Off Weight: Approximately 55,000lbs (25,000kg)

Powerplant: 2xIAE GX-001A Turbofan (165kN)
Power/Weight Ratio: 4.47
Wing Loading: 73.3lbs/ft2 (358.1kg/m2)
Wing Area: 616.8ft2 (57.3m2)
Cruising Speed: 1,611Km/h@2500m (1,011mph@8,200ft)
Max Speed: Approx 3,000km/h@5,000m (Approx. 1,864mph)
Service Celling: Approx. 55,000Km (Approx. 180,450ft)
Max. Range: Approx. 6,800 Nm
Effective Combat Range: Approx. 5,600Nm
Armament: 2x Mauser MK-27 27mm

Anti-Air Weapons:
Infra-Red AAM
- AIM-9M/N Sidewinder
- AIM-9X Sidewinder
- R-60TM
- R-73

Medium - Long Range AAM
- AIM-7P-3 Sparrow
- MDBA Meteor
- R-77/RVV-AE
- R-27R/ER/AE

Anti-Ground/-Surface Missiles
- AGM-65D/K Maverick
- AGM-84 Harpoon
- AGM-154
- Storm Shadow
- BGM-154 Tomahawk
- Kh-29L
- Kh-31
- Kh-59
- Vikhr-M

- Mk.82-.84
- Mk.20 Rockeye
- GBU-12/-24 Paveway
- GBU-39 SDB
- CBU-97
- P-500
- And More

-Airborne Topedoes Mk.1


- Pulse Laser
- Tactical Laser System
- ElectroMagnetic Launcher

- AN/APG-69 Radar
- Data-Link available
- HMD Compability mode
- Glass-Holographic Cockpit
- GCAS-Advance
- Hydraulic and Fly By Wire Hybrid

---- Controls -----
AG-1: -
AG-2: -
AG-3: -
AG-4: -
AG-5: Fold Wings
AG-6: Launch Bar deploy (Accessories only, not needed for Catapult launch)
AG-7: Arrestor Hook deploy (Full Functional in this 1.8 Beta)
AG-8: -
VTOL (Slider Up): Afterburner
Trim: As usual
Controls: Standard.

Big thanks to @JohnnyBoyThePilot for his Rainier Enclosed Weapon pods and @Hyperloop for it's original landing gear designed for F-22X~

Well, i want to show this to public since it's my first appearance in 1.8 Beta, and there are also few planes i converted on, including my own and others creations~

General Characteristics

  • Created On Windows
  • Wingspan 65.2ft (19.9m)
  • Length 81.4ft (24.8m)
  • Height 13.4ft (4.1m)
  • Empty Weight 8,337lbs (3,781kg)
  • Loaded Weight 45,110lbs (20,461kg)


  • Power/Weight Ratio 4.483
  • Wing Loading 73.1lbs/ft2 (357.1kg/m2)
  • Wing Area 616.8ft2 (57.3m2)
  • Drag Points 14395


  • Number of Parts 593
  • Control Surfaces 10
  • Performance Cost 3,232