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Types of Fighter Jets

Beechcraft ​C-12 Huron​
Beechcraft ​C-12 Huron​

C-12 Huron aircraft refuelling The four fuel tanks in the aircraft can be refuelled through filler caps located on the top of each wing. The total fuel capacity of the aircraft is 675.2gal (2,555.2l). It can be refuelled in the air by using refuelling aircraft.

Bell UH-1N ​Twin Huey​
Bell UH-1N ​Twin Huey​

The Bell UH-1N Twin Huey is a twin-engine medium military helicopter. A member of the numerous Huey family, it first flew in 1969. The CUH-1N Twin Huey (later CH-135 Twin Huey) was the original version, first ordered by the Canadian Forces. The UH-1N has a fifteen-seat configuration, with one pilot and fourteen passengers.

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Boeing B-52 ​Stratofortress​
Boeing B-52 ​Stratofortress​

The Boeing B-52 Stratofortress is an American long-range, subsonic, jet-powered strategic bomber. The B-52 was designed and built by Boeing, which has continued to provide support and upgrades. It has been operated by the United States Air Force (USAF) since the 1950s.

Boeing C-17 ​Globemaster III​
Boeing C-17 ​Globemaster III​

The Boeing C-17 Globemaster III is a large military transport aircraft. It was developed for the United States Air Force (USAF) from the 1980s to the early 1990s by McDonnell Douglas. The C-17 carries forward the name of two previous piston-engined military cargo aircraft, the Douglas C-74 Globemaster and the Douglas C-124 Globemaster II.

Boeing C-32​
Boeing C-32​

There are a total of 101 aircraft as part of the Boeing (Company) Chronological Aircraft List in the Military Factory. Please note that some brands are listed separately in the list below. For example, 'Lockheed' and 'Lockheed Martin' are considered two separate listings in the Military Factory database.

Boeing C-40 ​Clipper​
Boeing C-40 ​Clipper​

The C-40 Clipper is a military version of the Boeing 737-700C airline transport. It is used by both the United States Navy and the United States Air Force. The C-40A Clipper provides critical logistics support to the United States Navy. Its flight deck features a flight management computer...

Boeing E-3 ​Sentry​
Boeing E-3 ​Sentry​

The Boeing E-3 Sentry, commonly known as AWACS, is an American airborne early warning and control (AEW&C) aircraft developed by Boeing.

Boeing E-4​
Boeing E-4​

There are a total of 101 aircraft as part of the Boeing (Company) Chronological Aircraft List in the Military Factory. Please note that some brands are listed separately in the list below. For example, 'Lockheed' and 'Lockheed Martin' are considered two separate listings in the Military Factory database.

Boeing ​KC-135 Stratotanker​
Boeing ​KC-135 Stratotanker​

The Boeing KC-135 Stratotanker is a military aerial refueling aircraft. Both the KC-135 and the Boeing 707 airliner were developed from the Boeing 367-80 prototype. It is the predominant variant of the C-135 Stratolifter family of transport aircraft. The KC-135 was the US Air Force's first jet-powered refueling tanker and replaced the KC-97 Stratofreighter.

Boeing ​OC-135B Open Skies​
Boeing ​OC-135B Open Skies​

The OC-135B Open Skies United States Air Force observation aircraft supports the Treaty on Open Skies. The aircraft, a modified WC-135B, flies unarmed observation flights over participating parties of the treaty. Three OC-135B aircraft were modified by the Aeronautical Systems Center's 4950th Test Wing at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base in Ohio.

Boeing VC-25​
Boeing VC-25​

The mission of the VC-25 aircraft -- Air Force One -- is to provide air transport for the president of the United States. Features The presidential air transport fleet consists of two specially configured Boeing 747-200B's -- tail numbers 28000 and 29000 -- with the Air Force designation VC-25.

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Boeing ​WC-135 Constant Phoenix​
Boeing ​WC-135 Constant Phoenix​

The WC-135 Constant Phoenix is a special-purpose aircraft derived from the Boeing C-135 and used by the United States Air Force. Its mission is to collect samples from the atmosphere for the purpose of detecting and identifying nuclear explosions.

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Cessna T-41 ​Mescalero​
Cessna T-41 ​Mescalero​

The Cessna T-41 Mescalero is a military version of the popular Cessna 172, operated by the United States Air Force and Army, as well as the armed forces of various other countries as a pilot training aircraft.

Fairchild C-26 ​Metroliner​
Fairchild C-26 ​Metroliner​

The Fairchild C-26 "Metroliner" is the designation for the Fairchild Swearingen Metroliner series twin turboprop aircraft in the service of the United States military. It was not officially named by the US Armed Forces, but is unofficially known by the same name as its civilian counterpart.

Fairchild ​Republic A-10 Thunderbolt II​
Fairchild ​Republic A-10 Thunderbolt II​

The Fairchild Republic A-10 Thunderbolt II is a single-seat, twin turbofan engine, straight wing jet aircraft developed by Fairchild-Republic for the United States Air Force (USAF). Commonly referred to by the nicknames "Warthog" or "Hog", its official name comes from the Republic P-47 Thunderbolt, a World War II fighter-bomber effective at attacking ground targets.

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General ​Dynamics F-16 Fighting Falcon​
General ​Dynamics F-16 Fighting Falcon​

The General Dynamics F-16 Fighting Falcon is a single-engine supersonic multirole fighter aircraft originally developed by General Dynamics (now Lockheed Martin) for the United States Air Force (USAF). Designed as an air superiority day fighter, it evolved into a successful all-weather multirole aircraft.

Gulfstream III​
Gulfstream III​

The Gulfstream III was built at Savannah, Georgia in the United States and was designed as an improved variant of the Grumman Gulfstream II. Design studies were performed by Grumman Aerospace Corporation in collaboration with Gulfstream American Corporation.

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Lockheed ​EC-130​
Lockheed ​EC-130​

The Lockheed Martin EC-130 series comprises several slightly different versions of the Lockheed C-130 Hercules that have been and continue to be operated by the U.S. Air Force and, until the 1990s, the U.S. Navy.

Lockheed ​HC-130​
Lockheed ​HC-130​

The Lockheed HC-130 is an extended-range, search and rescue (SAR)/combat search and rescue (CSAR) version of the C-130 Hercules military transport aircraft, with two different versions operated by two separate services in the U.S. armed forces.

Lockheed ​LC-130​
Lockheed ​LC-130​

The LC-130 started as a prototype model developed by modifying a C-130A with skis in 1956. After testing in 1957, 12 additional C-130A models were modified with skis and hydraulics under the designation of C-130D.

Lockheed ​Martin F-22 Raptor​
Lockheed ​Martin F-22 Raptor​

The Lockheed Martin F-22 Raptor is a fifth-generation, single-seat, twin-engine, all-weather stealth tactical fighter aircraft developed for the United States Air Force (USAF). The result of the USAF's Advanced Tactical Fighter program, the aircraft was designed primarily as an air superiority fighter, but also has ground attack, electronic warfare, and signal intelligence capabilities.

Lockheed ​Martin F-35 Lightning II​
Lockheed ​Martin F-35 Lightning II​

The Lockheed Martin F-35 Lightning II is a family of single-seat, single-engine, all-weather stealth multirole fighters. The fifth-generation combat aircraft is designed to perform ground attack and air superiority missions.

Lockheed ​MC-130​
Lockheed ​MC-130​

A possible MC-130 variant, designated the XFC-130H, did not proceed beyond the development stage, but one of its aircraft became the YMC-130H testbed aircraft for the Combat Talon II. The first of the variants, the MC-130E, was developed to support clandestine special operations missions during the Vietnam War.

Lockheed ​WC-130​
Lockheed ​WC-130​

The Lockheed C-130 has been operated as a Weather Reconnaissance aircraft in the following sub-types: wc-130b (1962–1973) Five new C-130Bs factory-configured for air sampling were delivered to the 55th Weather Reconnaissance Squadron at McClellan Air Force Base, California, in 1962.

McDonnell ​Douglas F-15E Strike Eagle​
McDonnell ​Douglas F-15E Strike Eagle​

The McDonnell Douglas (now Boeing) F-15E Strike Eagle is an American all-weather multirole strike fighter derived from the McDonnell Douglas F-15 Eagle. The F-15E was designed in the 1980s for long-range, high speed interdiction without relying on escort or electronic-warfare aircraft.

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McDonnell ​Douglas KC-10 Extender​
McDonnell ​Douglas KC-10 Extender​

The McDonnell Douglas KC-10 Extender is an aerial refueling tanker aircraft operated by the United States Air Force (USAF). A military version of the three-engined DC-10 airliner, the KC-10 was developed from the Advanced Tanker Cargo Aircraft Program.

Northrop ​Grumman B-2 Spirit​
Northrop ​Grumman B-2 Spirit​

Northrop Grumman B-2 Spirit Bomber Still One of the Most Feared Aircraft in the Sky The B-2 stealth bomber made its first overseas deployment 20 years ago — here’s why it’s still one of the most feared aircraft in the sky This week marks the 20th anniversary of the deployment to Guam of …

Raytheon T-1 ​Jayhawk​
Raytheon T-1 ​Jayhawk​

The Raytheon T-1 Jayhawk is a twin-engined jet aircraft used by the United States Air Force for advanced pilot training. T-1A students go on to fly airlift and tanker aircraft. The T-400 is a similar version for the Japan Air Self-Defense Force.

Rockwell B-1 ​Lancer​
Rockwell B-1 ​Lancer​

The Rockwell B-1 Lancer is a supersonic variable-sweep wing, heavy bomber used by the United States Air Force. It is commonly called the "Bone" (from "B-One"). It is one of three strategic bombers in the U.S. Air Force fleet as of 2018, the other two being the B-2 Spirit "Stealth Bomber", and the B-52 Stratofortress.