S-3 Viking
by Kerbalyst
uploaded 2017-02-23
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SPH
mod aircraft
#Anti-Submarine #Aircraft

Description

The Lockheed S-3 Viking is a four-seat, twin-engine turbofan-powered jet aircraft that was used by the U.S. Navy to identify and track enemy submarines.

Details

  • Type: SPH
  • Class: aircraft
  • Part Count: 38
  • Mods: 6

Mods

  • Airplane Plus
  • B9 Procedural Wings Modified
  • BDArmory
  • Kerbal Foundries2
  • Squad (stock)
  • TweakScale - Rescale Everything!

In the late 1990s, the S-3B’s mission focus shifted to surface warfare and aerial refueling. The Viking also provided electronic warfare and surface surveillance capabilities to the carrier battle group.

A carrier-based, subsonic, all-weather, multi-mission aircraft with long range; it carried automated weapon systems, and was capable of extended missions with in-flight refueling. Because of the Viking’s engines’ low-pitched sound, it was nicknamed the Hoover after the vacuum cleaner brand.

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