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    4th Generation Fighter Aircraft

    Despite the arrival of the technologically advanced - yet cost prohibitive - 5th Generation Fighter, the 4th Generation Fighter still remains the potent multirole platform of choice.





    There are a total of (45) 4th Generation Fighter Aircraft in the Military Factory. Entries are listed below in alphanumeric order. Flag images indicative of country of origin. Concept and prototype aircraft are also included in this listing.


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    1
    2000
    Thumbnail picture of the Aero L-159 ALCA (Advanced Light Combat Aircraft)
    Aero L-159 ALCA (Advanced Light Combat Aircraft)
    2
    1994
    Thumbnail picture of the AIDC F-CK-1 (Ching-Kuo) / (Indigenous Defence Fighter)
    AIDC F-CK-1 (Ching-Kuo) / (Indigenous Defence Fighter)
    3
    2017
    Thumbnail picture of the Alenia Aermacchi M-345
    Alenia Aermacchi M-345
    4
    1980
    Thumbnail picture of the Avioane IAR 95
    Avioane IAR 95
    5
    1976
    Thumbnail picture of the Boeing / McDonnell Douglas F-15 Eagle
    Boeing / McDonnell Douglas F-15 Eagle
    6
    1988
    Thumbnail picture of the Boeing / McDonnell Douglas F-15E Strike Eagle
    Boeing / McDonnell Douglas F-15E Strike Eagle
    7
    2015
    Thumbnail picture of the Boeing F/A-18 Advanced Super Hornet
    Boeing F/A-18 Advanced Super Hornet
    8
    1999
    Thumbnail picture of the Boeing F/A-18 Super Hornet
    Boeing F/A-18 Super Hornet
    9
    2009
    Thumbnail picture of the Boeing F-15SE (Silent Eagle)
    Boeing F-15SE (Silent Eagle)
    10
    2005
    Thumbnail picture of the Chengdu J-10 (Vigorous Dragon) / F-10 Vanguard
    Chengdu J-10 (Vigorous Dragon) / F-10 Vanguard
    11
    2010
    Thumbnail picture of the Chengdu JF-17 Thunder (FC-1 Xiaolong)
    Chengdu JF-17 Thunder (FC-1 Xiaolong)
    12
    1979
    Thumbnail picture of the Dassault Mirage 2000
    Dassault Mirage 2000
    13
    1979
    Thumbnail picture of the Dassault Mirage 4000
    Dassault Mirage 4000
    14
    2001
    Thumbnail picture of the Dassault Rafale
    Dassault Rafale
    15
    2003
    Thumbnail picture of the Eurofighter Typhoon
    Eurofighter Typhoon
    16
    1989
    Thumbnail picture of the FMA SAIA 90
    FMA SAIA 90
    17
    1974
    Thumbnail picture of the Grumman F-14 Tomcat
    Grumman F-14 Tomcat
    18
    2015
    Thumbnail picture of the HAL Tejas LCA (Light Combat Aircraft)
    HAL Tejas LCA (Light Combat Aircraft)
    19
    1975
    Thumbnail picture of the IAI Kfir (Lion Cub)
    IAI Kfir (Lion Cub)
    20
    1986
    Thumbnail picture of the IAI Lavi (Young Lion)
    IAI Lavi (Young Lion)
    21
    1991
    Thumbnail picture of the IAI Nammer (Leopard)
    IAI Nammer (Leopard)
    22
    1972
    Thumbnail picture of the IAI Nesher (Vulture)
    IAI Nesher (Vulture)
    23
    2005
    Thumbnail picture of the KAI / Lockheed Martin T-50 Golden Eagle
    KAI / Lockheed Martin T-50 Golden Eagle
    24
    1991
    Thumbnail picture of the KAI KF-16 Fighting Falcon
    KAI KF-16 Fighting Falcon
    25
    1978
    Thumbnail picture of the Lockheed Martin / General Dynamics F-16  Fighting Falcon
    Lockheed Martin / General Dynamics F-16 Fighting Falcon
    26
    1983
    Thumbnail picture of the McDonnell Douglas F/A-18 Hornet
    McDonnell Douglas F/A-18 Hornet
    27
    1999
    Thumbnail picture of the Mikoyan MiG 1.42 / 1.44 / MFI
    Mikoyan MiG 1.42 / 1.44 / MFI
    28
    1984
    Thumbnail picture of the Mikoyan MiG-29 (Fulcrum)
    Mikoyan MiG-29 (Fulcrum)
    29
    1979
    Thumbnail picture of the Mikoyan MiG-31 (Foxhound)
    Mikoyan MiG-31 (Foxhound)
    30
    2000
    Thumbnail picture of the Mitsubishi F-2
    Mitsubishi F-2
    31
    1982
    Thumbnail picture of the Northrop F-20 Tigershark
    Northrop F-20 Tigershark
    32
    1972
    Thumbnail picture of the Northrop YF-17 (Cobra)
    Northrop YF-17 (Cobra)
    33
    1992
    Thumbnail picture of the Novi Avion
    Novi Avion
    34
    1985
    Thumbnail picture of the Panavia Tornado ADV (Air Defense Variant)
    Panavia Tornado ADV (Air Defense Variant)
    35
    1997
    Thumbnail picture of the Saab JAS 39 Gripen (Griffin)
    Saab JAS 39 Gripen (Griffin)
    36
    1998
    Thumbnail picture of the Shenyang J-11 (Flanker B+)
    Shenyang J-11 (Flanker B+)
    37
    2013
    Thumbnail picture of the Shenyang J-15 (Flying Shark)
    Shenyang J-15 (Flying Shark)
    38
    2020
    Thumbnail picture of the Shenyang J-31 Gyrfalcon (FC-31 / F-60)
    Shenyang J-31 Gyrfalcon (FC-31 / F-60)
    39
    1985
    Thumbnail picture of the Sukhoi Su-27 (Flanker)
    Sukhoi Su-27 (Flanker)
    40
    1996
    Thumbnail picture of the Sukhoi Su-30 (Flanker-C)
    Sukhoi Su-30 (Flanker-C)
    41
    1997
    Thumbnail picture of the Sukhoi Su-32/37/47 Berkut (Golden Eagle)
    Sukhoi Su-32/37/47 Berkut (Golden Eagle)
    42
    1994
    Thumbnail picture of the Sukhoi Su-33 (Flanker-D)
    Sukhoi Su-33 (Flanker-D)
    43
    2014
    Thumbnail picture of the Sukhoi Su-34 (Fullback)
    Sukhoi Su-34 (Fullback)
    44
    2011
    Thumbnail picture of the Sukhoi Su-35 (Flanker-E / Super Flanker)
    Sukhoi Su-35 (Flanker-E / Super Flanker)
    45
    1987
    Thumbnail picture of the Yakovlev Yak-41 (Freestyle / Yak-141)
    Yakovlev Yak-41 (Freestyle / Yak-141)