List of aircraft by category

This page contains a very long flat list of aircraft types, roughly categorised. (See also List of aircraft)

Civilian Aircraft

* [ Airline Pics] ndash hundreds of photos of aircraft around the world(See also List of civil aircraft)


Jets and Props "(Note: Turboprops currently listed under Jets)"

See also List of airliners by seat capacity and List of airliners by Maximum Takeoff Weight

* See also Light bomber -- V bomber -- Torpedo bomber -- Dive bomber

Patrol, Anti-Submarine and Electronic Warfare aircraft

*Avro Shackleton
*BAe Nimrod
*Blohm & Voss BV 138
*Blohm + Voss BV 142
*Boeing OC-135 Open Skies
*Boeing Multimission Maritime Aircraft
*E-1 Tracer
*E-2 Hawkeye
*E-3 Sentry
*E-6 Mercury
*E-8 Joint STARS
*E-10 MC2A
*EA-6 Prowler
*EF-111A Raven
*Embraer R-99A
*Embraer R-99B
*Embraer P-99
*ES-3 Shadow
*Consolidated PBY Catalina
*Dornier Do 18
*Dornier Do 24
*Focke-Wulf Fw 200
*Grumman G-44 "Widgeon"
*Grumman G-21 "Goose"
*Grumman HU-16 "Albatross"
*Heinkel He 115
*Junkers Ju 290
*Kawanishi H6K
*Kawanishi H8K
*Lockheed P-7
*P-2 Neptune
*P-3 Orion
*Lockheed EP-3E
*P4M Mercator
*P5M Marlin
*P6M SeaMaster - strategic bomber, minelaying, reconnaissance
*S-2 Tracker
*S-3 Viking
*Saro Lerwick
*Saro London
*Short Sunderland
*Supermarine Stranraer
*Supermarine Walrus
*Vickers Warwick

Military transports, tankers, and utility

"For detailed information see: Military transport aircraft"

* Airbus A310 MRTT
* Airbus A330 MRTT
* Airbus A400M
* Antonov An-22
* Antonov An-72
* Antonov An-124
* Antonov An-225
* Armstrong Whitworth Albemarle
* Avro Lancastrian
* Avro York
* Bloch MB-81
*Blohm + Voss BV 142
* Boeing C-135
* Bristol Britannia
* Bristol Buckingham
* C-1 Trader
* C-2 Greyhound
* C-5 Galaxy
* C-7 Caribou
* C-9 Skytrain II
* C-12 Huron
* C-17 Globemaster III
* C-20 Gulfstream III
* C-21 Learjet
* C-40 Clipper
* C-46 Commando
* C-47 Skytrooper
* C-54 Skymaster
* C-56 Lodestar
* C-87 Liberator Express
* C-97 Stratofreighter
* XC-99 (Convair)
* C-123 Provider
* C-124 Globemaster II
* C-130 Hercules
* C-133 Cargomaster
* C-141 Starlifter
* de Havilland Comet
* DFS 230
* Farman F 402
* Handley Page Hastings
* HU-16 Albatross
* KC-10 Extender
* KC-135 Stratotanker
* Junkers Ju 52
* Junkers Ju 390
* Lockheed L-1011 Tristar
* Lockheed R6V Constitution
* Messerschmitt Me 321
* Messerschmitt Me 323
* Miles Martinet
* R3Y Tradewind (Convair) flying boat
* ShinMaywa US-1
* Short Belfast
* Transall C-160
* VC-25A, "Air Force One"
* Vickers VC-10
* Vickers Warwick

Reconnaissance aircraft

*Arado Ar 196
*Blohm & Voss Ha 139
*Blohm & Voss BV 141
*Blohm + Voss BV 142
*Fairey Seafox
*Focke-Wulf Fw 189
*Henschel Hs 126
*Lockheed U-2
*Mitsubishi F1M
*OS2U Kingfisher
*Rumpler Taube
*SR-71 Blackbird
*Boeing RC-135
*RF-84 Thunderflash

Close air support/Counterinsurgency

*A-10 Thunderbolt II
*AC-130 gunship
*Fieseler Fi 156 Storch
*IA 58 Pucará
*O-1 Bird Dog
*O-2 Skymaster
*Rockwell OV-10B Bronco
*Soko J-22 Orao
*T-42 Cochise
*Westland Lysander

Fighter aircraft, nightfighters and heavy fighters

* See also Interceptor aircraft -- Heavy fighter -- Night fighter -- Day fighter

=Military Trainers=

*Aermacchi MB-326"*Aermacchi SF-260"
*Aero L-39
*EADS Mako/High Energy Advanced Trainer
*Hongdu JL-8
*HAL Kiran
*IA 63 Pampa
*IAR 99
*Ikarus Aero 2
*Miles Magister
*Miles Master
*Mitsubishi T-2
*Pacific Aerospace CT/4
*PZL Mielec TS-11
*Short Tucano
*SIAI Marchetti
*T-1A Jayhawk
*T-2 Buckeye
*T-6 Texan
*T-6 Texan II
*T-38 Talon
*T-41 Mescalero
*T-42 Cochise
*UTVA Aero 3
*UTVA 75
*Yokosuka MXY8

Military Helicopters and autogyros


*AH-1 Cobra
*AH-64 Apache
*Eurocopter Tiger
*Westland Lynx


*UH-60 Blackhawk
*Aérospatiale Alouette III
*Aérospatiale Gazelle


*CH-3 Sea King
*CH-37 Mojave
*CH-46 Sea Knight
*CH-47 Chinook
*CH-53D Sea Stallion
*CH-53E Super Stallion
*Aérospatiale Puma

Observation, Reconnaissance

*OH-58 Kiowa

Anti-Submarine Warfare

*SH-60B Seahawk
*SH-60F Seahawk

*Agusta A109
*Agusta A129 Mangusta
*AgustaWestland EH101
*Atlas Oryx
*Denel AH-2 Rooivalk
*Eurocopter Colibri
*Eurocopter Cougar
*Eurocopter Dauphin
*Eurocopter Panther
*HAL Dhruv
*HH-60H Seahawk
*HH-60J Jayhawk
*HH-65 Dolphin
*Kayaba Ka-1
*MBB/Kawasaki BK 117
*MH-53E Sea Dragon
*MH-60R Seahawk
*MH-60S Knighthawk
*Mil Mi-24

*SH-2 Seasprite

**Kamov Ka-25
**Kamov Ka-50
*RAH-66 Comanche
*UH-1 Iroquois
**CH-146 Griffon
*UH-19 Chickasaw

*V-22 Osprey
*YH-32 Hornet

*Westland Sea King
*Westland Wasp
*Westland Wessex
*Westland Whirlwind

Military Research Aircraft, Prototypes and Specials

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