Tempest Dogfighter

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Tempest Dogfighter
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General data
TypeAir
Nation
PhaseA
Deployment cost160
Weapons
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4x Hispano II 20mm (20mm)
Accuracy: 3/10
Rate of fire: 2400 r/m
High Explosive: 8
Range: 1200m

Ammunition800
Survivability
Armor
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ResilienceMedium
AgilityGood
Mobility and detection
Speed675 km/h
OpticsGood
Special abilities
This is a fighter plane, specialised in aerial dogfights against other planes. It can also strafe light ground targets with its machine-guns and/or cannons. DOGFIGHTER

Tempest Dogfighter is a British Air unit.

Overview[edit | edit source]

An evolution of the Hawker Typhoon, the Tempest was initially created to address its shortcomings in high altitude combat. However, the extent of modifications resulted in it diverging enough from the base design that it was reclassified as a new design. The Tempest was introduced in January 1944, a year and a half after its first flight. The Tempest was first used as a low-level interceptor, attacking V-1 flying bombs, and as ground attack aircraft. It was the fastest propeller-driven design of the war at low altitude, and one of the most powerful designs of the war. 1,702 units were produced.

Strategy[edit | edit source]

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