Atlas Cheetah.
Category. Statistic.
First flight. 1986.
Retired on. No.
Major contractor(s) . Atlas Aircraft Corporation.
Dose it use nukes or cruse missiles. No.
Flight ceiling. 55,755 ft (17,000 m).
Top speed. Mach 2.2 (1,460 mph, 2,350 km/h).
Range. 700 nmi (1,300 km).
Crew. 1.
Nationality(s). S. African.
Class. Fighter.
Rate of climb. 45,950 ft/min (14,000 m/min).
Atlas Cheetah 3 (DanieVDM) crop

An Atlas Cheetah 3.

Atlas Cheetah-0

Atlas Cheetah-0

The Atlas Cheetah was a fighter aircraft operated by the South African Air Force (SAAF) between 1986 and 2008.

USS Forrest Sherman (DDG-98) Cheetah (1)

A Cheetah flying over USS Forrest Sherman in Table Bay.

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