The LF-22 Starling is an armored, weaponized Plane featured in GTA Online, added to the game as part of the 1.41 Smuggler's Run update on August 29, 2017.

It features a Rocket Boost, that can be used for a very quick acceleration and as a rechargeable speed boost.

How to get the LF-22 Starling in GTA Online:

The LF-22 Starling can be purchased in GTA Online from Warstock Cache & Carry for a price of $3,657,500.

The LF-22 Starling can be stored in the Hangar (Personal Aircraft). It can be customized at Hangar Aircraft Workshop.

Once acquired, you can request the delivery of the LF-22 Starling from the Interaction Menu - Aircraft. However, the LF-22 Starling cannot be used in standard races.

How to unlock the LF-22 Starling Trade Price?

A discounted price of $2,750,000 (Trade Price)* can be unlocked for the LF-22 Starling.

*The discounted SecuroServ Trade Price for the LF-22 Starling is unlocked after the player has completed 15 Air Freight Cargo Missions.

LF-22 Starling in Real Life:

The design of the LF-22 Starling is based on a real life Messerschmitt Me 163 Komet.

LF-22 Starling Top Speed:

The actual top speed of the LF-22 Starling in GTA V is 187.75 mph (302.15 km/h), as it's been accurately tested in-game by Broughy1322.

Can you sell the LF-22 Starling in GTA Online?

Yes, you can sell the LF-22 Starling at Los Santos Customs for a resale price of $2,194,500 (60% of the original purchase), plus 60% of the value of your upgrades.

LF-22 Starling: GTA V Vehicle Info

Vehicle Class Planes
Vehicle Features Armored VehicleBombs ModBulletproof - RearCountermeasuresHas LiveriesNo Passive ModeRocket BoostUnique Radar IconWeaponized Vehicle
Acquisition Warstock Cache & Carry
GTA Online Price $3,657,500
Discounted Price $2,750,000 (Trade Price)*
Storage Location Hangar (Personal Aircraft)
Request Delivery Interaction Menu - Aircraft
Modifications Hangar Aircraft Workshop
Sell Can be sold only if purchased (High-End)
Sell Price (Resale) $2,194,500
Race Availability Transform Races Only
Top Speed - Game Files 176.72 mph (284.40 km/h)
Based on (Real Life) Messerschmitt Me 163 Komet

Seats 1
Mass / Weight 2,000 KG
Drive Train FWD

LF-22 Starling: GTA V Performance

Actual Top Speed (Tested by Broughy) 187.75 mph (302.15 km/h)
Lap Time (Broughy) 0:44.468
Bulletproof Bulletproof from the rear (rear has no windows)
Explosive Resistance

Amount of explosives required to destroy the LF-22 Starling, with 100% armor, and occupied by a player:

Explosive Weapon Amount
Homing Launcher / Oppressor Missiles / Jet Missiles 3
RPG / Grenades / Sticky Bomb / MOC Cannon 1
Explosive Rounds (Heavy Sniper Mk II) 2
Tank Cannon (Rhino / APC) 1
Anti-Aircraft Trailer Dual 20mm Flak 1

LF-22 Starling: GTA V Statistics

Overall 52.48

Note: The above statistics are coming from the Rockstar official website.

LF-22 Starling Description:

One moment you're on the runway slowly inching into position, wondering what all the fuss was about. The next, you're 200 feet in the air and rising, a shrieking human speck on the front end of a blazing rocket trail making straight for the stratosphere. Why are you doing this? How do you get down? What happens if you start crapping out heavy munitions at this speed? Honestly, we're hoping you tell us.
Please note: This aircraft is excluded from Pegasus Lifestyle Management and must be stored in a personal hangar.

Notes *The discounted SecuroServ Trade Price for the LF-22 Starling is unlocked after the player has completed 15 Air Freight Cargo Missions
Model ID starling

LF-22 Starling: GTA V Appearances

Release Date August 29, 2017
DLC / Title Update 1.41 Smuggler's Run
Game Edition Game Edition: GTA Online GTA Online
Platforms PCPlayStation 4Xbox One

Notable Owners: Military Military

LF-22 Starling: GTA V Screenshots

LF-22 Starling: Customized Paint Jobs

LF-22 Starling Video

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