Hornet CF118 (CF-18), B Model
Tail #: 188911
Dimensions: 12.31m (with missiles), Length: 17.07m, Height: 4.66m
Max Weight: 22,387 kg
Max Speed: Mach 1.8 (2,200 km/h at sea level)
Crew: 2 pilots
In service: since 1983
The Hornet at the National Air Force Museum of Canada entered service in 1982. It was used as a training aircraft, and thus carries two pilots, by 410 Tactical Fighter (Operational Training) Squadron in Cold Lake, Alberta, which is the home of all F-18 training in Canada. The aircraft was presented to the Museum in 2009, in commemeration of the 100 Years of Flight anniversary.