Unit type: customized aerial combat falk armor
Head height: 18.7 meters
Weight: empty 57.8 metric tons; max gross 86.2 metric tons
Output: 230,000 pounds (dry); 300,000 pounds (CMP); afterburner +90,000 pounds; 2 x main nozzle, 8 x attitude control nozzle
Mass ratio: 1.21 (dry); 2.052 (CMP)
Powerplant: Type JTF-7N miniaturized fusion reactor
Combat maximum power operation time: 33 seconds
CMP cool-down period: 3 seconds (CMP for 5 seconds or less); 16 seconds (CMP for 33 seconds)
Maximum speed: Mach 0.98 (sea level); Mach 1.62 (32,000 feet)
Cruising range: 3,600 nautical miles (6,667 km)
Armor: Stelight type 2 armor heavy coating; maximum thickness 150mm
Hardpoints: 4 (maximum load 18 metric tons)
Equipment and design features: Type ASF3 image sensors, range unknown; type GVLF3 gravitational sensors, range unknown
Fixed armaments: 30mm machine gun, mounted in left forearm (4,500 rounds per minute, 1,200 rounds); 2 x 5-tube IRM pod, mounted on main body; 2 x bomb projector device, mounted on wings; 2 x ELINT (electronic intelligence pod); 8 x anti-MA hand grenade
Optional hand armaments: Type SBX07 220mm railcannon (240 rounds per minute, 80 rounds, uses standard and HE ammunition); close combat hybrid broadsaber
Original mechanical designer: Kunio Okawara
Japan 02.07.1987 – 01.30.1988
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Cutaway diagram of the VF-1J Valkyrie Fighter Mode from “This is Animation Special: Macross Plus”(1995). Larger versions on my DA profile:
Art by Kiyomi Tanaka. Original concept by unknown Macross fan. Image built by me
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