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HAL HJT-16 KIRAN Mk.II

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Kiran Country of origin: India.

Type: Basic jet and armament trainer.

Powerplant: One de-rated RR Orpheus 701 turbojet of 1542 kg.

Armament: Two 7.62 mm machine guns, with 250 rpg. Two underwing hardpoints for 500 lb. bombs or 68 mm rocket pods.

Maximum take off weight: 4100 kg.

Maximum speed: 695 kmph (432 mph) at sea level.

Maximum endurance: 1 hr. 45 min at 9150 m (30,000 ft.).