The Hellcat was the first American carrier based aircraftthat was better then the Japanese Zero. Of the 6,477 planes downed by U.S.carrier based aircraft 4,947 were downed by the Hellcat. A total of 12,275were produced during World War II.
Engines: Pratt & Whitney R-2800-10 10W 2,000HP
Length: 33ft 10inch
Wingspan: 42ft 10inch