Battlefield 4 FA 18 Hornet
The Battlefield 4 FA 18 Hornet (or Super Hornet) is the main fighter jet for the US forces in Battlefield 4 multiplayer. The FA 18 Super Hornet is an advanced fighter jet capable of both air and ground attack. The multirole righter jet was first introduced in 1983 and has since been used by the US Marines and Navy.
The FA 18 Hornet (or F/A 18 Super Hornet) was first featured in the Battlefield series in BF2, where it was the main jet for the US faction. The Battlefield 4 FA 18 Hornet features several unlocks that can improve its combat effectiveness, including better radar, rockets, and more. The main rival to the FA 18 Hornet in the game is the Russian SU-35 Flanker.
Battlefield 4 FA 18 Hornet stats
The FA 18 Hornet in Battlefield 4 is a modern combat jet that has great all round capabilities. It can attack enemy jets with air to air missiles, and ground forces with its powerful cannon and bombs. It features similar stats to the F-35.
- Top speed: 1,900 km/h
- Main cannon: 20 mm Gatling gun
- Secondary weapon: air to air missiles, rockets
- Seats: 1
Battlefield 4 FA 18 Hornet tips
The Battlefield 4 FA 18 Hornet is a great all-round jet and is effective in almost every way, provided it has the necessary unlocks. With the optional rocket pods and guided missile, the FA 18 can be deadly against large enemy vehicles such as tanks and APCs. Like all other jets, the FA 18 Hornet is vulnerable against enemy anti air missiles such as the IGLA and Stinger, and it’s very important to know when to deploy flares.
Battlefield 4 FA 18 Hornet unlocks
One of the first and most important FA 18 unlocks in Battlefield 4 are the air to air missiles, which gives the jet ability to attack and defend against enemy jets and aircraft. Another important unlock are the Flares, which mkaes it possible to evade missiles that have locked on.
F/A 18 Hornet in real life:
More Battlefield 4 Jets