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Jim Tobul – Korean War Hero F4U-4

Jim Tobul and the "Korean War Hero" F4U-4 Corsair are an exciting tribute to the men and machines that fought to defend democracy and freedom in the Korean Conflict from 1950 - 1953. Jim tells the story of this celebrated aircraft with both dramatic aerial displays and while static on the ground at airshows all over North America.

Engine- Pratt & Whitney R2800, 18 cylinder, 2,650hp Propeller- Hamilton Standard, four blade, 13' 2" diameter Top speed- 407kts (470mph) Empty weight- 9,380 lbs Maximum weight- 15,200 lbs Maximum ceiling- 41,000 feet Maximum fuel- 234 gallons internal, plus (2) 150 gallon drop tanks Maximum range- 1,983 nautical miles (2,280 statue miles) Oil capacity- 27 gallons Armament- (6) .50 caliber machine guns with 2,400 rounds (8) 5" HVAR (high velocity aircraft rockets) (2) 1,000 lbs bombs or Napalm or 15" Tiny Tim rockets

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