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Lockheed EP-3E ARIES II
Official Designation EP-3E ARIES II
Airborne Reconnaissance Integrated Electronic System II
Primary Role Signals Intelligence (SIGINT) reconnaissance aircraft
National Origin USA
Original Contractor Lockheed Martin Aeronautical Systems Company
Operator United States Navy
Wingspan 99 feet, 6 inches (30.36m)
Length 116 feet, 7 inches (35.57m)
Height at Tail 33 feet, 7 inches (10.27m)
Armament None
Engines Four Allison T-56-A-14 turboprops
Horsepower 4,900 shp each
Cruise Speed 403 mph (644 km/h)
Max Speed 466 mph (745km/h)
Range 2,380 nm
Service Ceiling 28,300 feet (8,625m)
Operating Weight Unknown
Max Takeoff Weight 139,760 pounds (63,394kg)
Basic Crew 22
Date Deployed 1992
Total in Service 11
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