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Gripen vs Eurofighter

JAS 39 Gripen vs Eurofighter Typhoon

Airplanes rating table

CATEGORY  JAS 39 GRIPEN  EUROFIGHTER TYPHOON
BVR Rating
80%
90%
Armament 7.7/10 8.0/10
Technology 7.5/10 8.0/10
Avionics 8.1/10 8.6/10
Maneuverability 9.2/10 9.7/10
Rate of Climb  max. 300 m/s max. 315 m/s
Thrust/Weight 0.97 1.15
Service Ceiling
 15 km – 50k ft 20 km – 65k ft
Speed 2.07 Mach 2.35 Mach
Fuel Economy  1.06 km/l – 2.49 NM/gallon 0.68 km/l – 1.60 NM/gallon
Unit Cost 60.000.000 USD  125.000.000 USD
Overall Rating very good excellent

BVR Armament Comparison

CATEGORY JAS 39 GRIPEN EUROFIGHTER TYPHOON
BVR AAM missile AIM-120D AMRAAM MBDA Meteor
Nation USA NATO
Year 1990 in 2013
Range (mile) 43 62
Range (km/h) 70 100
Range (NM) 38 54
Speed (mph) 2640 2640
Speed (km/h) 4248 4248
Speed (Mach) 4 4
Weight (lb) 330 407
Weight (kg) 150 185
Unit Cost $700.000 $1.600.000
BVR Rating 80% 90%


Dogfight (armament: only cannon)

CATEGORY JAS 39 GRIPEN
EUROFIGHTER TYPHOON
Cannon Mauser BK-27 Mauser BK-27
Caliber (mm)
27 mm 27 mm
Rate of Fire (rpm) 1700 rpm 1700 rpm
Muzzle Velocity (m/s)
1025 m/s 1025 m/s
Size Point (10%-30% points) +10% NO
Maneuverability (x/10)
9.2 9.7
Thrust/Weight Ratio
0.97 1.15
Total Points
41 41
Probability of winning

50%

50%

General data table

CATEGORY JAS 39 GRIPEN EUROFIGHTER TYPHOON
Length 14.10 m – 46 ft 3 in 15.95 m – 52 ft 4 in
Wingspan  8.40 m – 27 ft 7 in  10.95 m – 35 ft 9 in
Height 4.50 m – 14 ft 9 in  5.30 m – 17 ft 3 in
Weight 6,800 kg – 12,6k lb  11,150 kg – 24,6k lb
Power  1 x 80 kN – 18k lbf 2 x 89 kN – 20k lbf

Armament

JAS GRIPEN EUROFIGHTER TYPHOON
8 HARDPOINTS
13 HARDPOINTS
1 × 27 mm Mauser BK-27 cannon (120 rounds) 1 × 27 mm Mauser BK-27 cannon (150 rounds)
AIM-9 (AAM missile) AIM-9 Sidewinder (AAM missile)
AIM-120 (AAM missile) AIM-132 ASRAAM (AAM missile)
MICA (AAM missile) AIM-120 AMRAAM (AAM missile)
Skyflash (AAM missile) IRIS-T (AAM missile)
MBDA Meteor (AAM missile) MBDA Meteor (AAM missile)
IRIS-T (AAM missile) AGM-65 Maverick (AGM missile)
Taurus KEPD.350 (AGM missile) AGM-88 HARM (AGM missile)
AGM-65 Maverick (AGM missile) Storm Shadow (AGM missile)
Paveway II (bomb) Brimstone (AGM missile)
Bk.90 cluster (bomb) Taurus KEPD 350 (AGM missile)
Mark 82 (bomb) Penguin (AGM missile)
AGM Armiger (AGM missile)
500lb Paveway IV (bomb)
Paveway II/III/Enhanced Paveway (bomb)

Airplanes Comparison – JAS 39 Gripen vs Eurofighter Typhoon

JAS 39 Gripen is cheaper airplane.
JAS 39 Gripen is more economical airplane.
Eurofighter Typhoon is faster airplane.
Eurofighter Typhoon is better armed airplane.
Eurofighter Typhoon is better in BVR rating airplane.
No significant differences in dogfighting quality of these airplanes.
JAS 39 Gripen is smaller airplane  than Eurofighter Typoon.

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