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    Close Air Support (CAS) Aircraft

    Close Air Support platforms provide a much needed "punch" to frontline operations - supporting friendly "boots on the ground" through guns, bombs, rockets, and missiles.





    There are a total of (169) Close Air Support (CAS) Aircraft in the Military Factory. Entries are listed below in alphanumeric order. Flag images indicative of country of origin. Also includes platforms converted for the CAS role.


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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
    1972
    Thumbnail picture of the Aero L-39 Albatros
    Aero L-39 Albatros
    3
    1986
    Thumbnail picture of the Aero L-59 Super Albatros
    Aero L-59 Super Albatros
    4
    1957
    Thumbnail picture of the Aerospatiale Alouette II
    Aerospatiale Alouette II
    5
    1976
    Thumbnail picture of the AgustaWestland AW109
    AgustaWestland AW109
    6
    1984
    Thumbnail picture of the AIDC AT-3 Tz-Chiang
    AIDC AT-3 Tz-Chiang
    7
    2007
    Thumbnail picture of the Airbus Helicopters (NHIndustries) NH90
    Airbus Helicopters (NHIndustries) NH90
    8
    1988
    Thumbnail picture of the Airbus Military / CASA CN-235
    Airbus Military / CASA CN-235
    9
    1917
    Thumbnail picture of the Airco DH.5
    Airco DH.5
    10
    1917
    Thumbnail picture of the Albatros J.I
    Albatros J.I
    11
    2017
    Thumbnail picture of the Alenia Aermacchi M-345
    Alenia Aermacchi M-345
    12
    1984
    Thumbnail picture of the Alenia Aermacchi S-211
    Alenia Aermacchi S-211
    13
    1947
    Thumbnail picture of the Antonov An-2 (Colt)
    Antonov An-2 (Colt)
    14
    1949
    Thumbnail picture of the Arsenal VG-90
    Arsenal VG-90
    15
    1985
    Thumbnail picture of the Avioane IAR 99 Soim (Hawk)
    Avioane IAR 99 Soim (Hawk)
    16
    1967
    Thumbnail picture of the BAC Strikemaster
    BAC Strikemaster
    17
    1976
    Thumbnail picture of the BAe Hawk
    BAe Hawk
    18
    1978
    Thumbnail picture of the BAe Sea Harrier
    BAe Sea Harrier
    19
    2013
    Thumbnail picture of the Beechcraft AT-6
    Beechcraft AT-6
    20
    1953
    Thumbnail picture of the Beechcraft T-34 Mentor
    Beechcraft T-34 Mentor
    21
    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the Beechcraft XA-38 Grizzly / Destroyer (Model 28)
    Beechcraft XA-38 Grizzly / Destroyer (Model 28)
    22
    2006
    Thumbnail picture of the Bell ARH-70 (Arapaho)
    Bell ARH-70 (Arapaho)
    23
    1995
    Thumbnail picture of the Bell CH-146 Griffon
    Bell CH-146 Griffon
    24
    1961
    Thumbnail picture of the Bell D-188 (XF3L / XF-109)
    Bell D-188 (XF3L / XF-109)
    25
    1950
    Thumbnail picture of the Bell D-36
    Bell D-36
    26
    1947
    Thumbnail picture of the Bell H-13 Sioux
    Bell H-13 Sioux
    27
    1941
    Thumbnail picture of the Bell P-39 Airacobra
    Bell P-39 Airacobra
    28
    1943
    Thumbnail picture of the Bell P-63 Kingcobra
    Bell P-63 Kingcobra
    29
    2020
    Thumbnail picture of the Bell V-280 Valor
    Bell V-280 Valor
    30
    1962
    Thumbnail picture of the Blackburn Buccaneer
    Blackburn Buccaneer
    31
    1935
    Thumbnail picture of the Blohm and Voss Bv Ha 137
    Blohm and Voss Bv Ha 137
    32
    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the Blohm and Voss Bv P.194
    Blohm and Voss Bv P.194
    33
    1980
    Thumbnail picture of the Boeing / Hughes AH-6 / MH-6 Little Bird
    Boeing / Hughes AH-6 / MH-6 Little Bird
    34
    1999
    Thumbnail picture of the Boeing F/A-18 Super Hornet
    Boeing F/A-18 Super Hornet
    35
    1928
    Thumbnail picture of the Boeing F2B (Model 69)
    Boeing F2B (Model 69)
    36
    1937
    Thumbnail picture of the Breda Ba.64
    Breda Ba.64
    37
    1936
    Thumbnail picture of the Breda Ba.65
    Breda Ba.65
    38
    1938
    Thumbnail picture of the Breda Ba.88 (Lince)
    Breda Ba.88 (Lince)
    39
    1939
    Thumbnail picture of the Breguet Br.690 (Series)
    Breguet Br.690 (Series)
    40
    1943
    Thumbnail picture of the Brewster XA-32
    Brewster XA-32
    41
    1946
    Thumbnail picture of the Bristol Brigand
    Bristol Brigand
    42
    1989
    Thumbnail picture of the Britten-Norman Defender
    Britten-Norman Defender
    43
    1954
    Thumbnail picture of the CAC CA-27 Avon-Sabre (F-86F)
    CAC CA-27 Avon-Sabre (F-86F)
    44
    1939
    Thumbnail picture of the CAC Wirraway
    CAC Wirraway
    45
    1963
    Thumbnail picture of the Canadair CT-114 Tutor
    Canadair CT-114 Tutor
    46
    1951
    Thumbnail picture of the Canadair CT-133 Silver Star
    Canadair CT-133 Silver Star
    47
    1936
    Thumbnail picture of the Caproni AP.1
    Caproni AP.1
    48
    1980
    Thumbnail picture of the CASA C-101 Aviojet
    CASA C-101 Aviojet
    49
    1967
    Thumbnail picture of the Cessna A-37  Dragonfly (Super Tweet)
    Cessna A-37 Dragonfly (Super Tweet)
    50
    1950
    Thumbnail picture of the Cessna O-1 Bird Dog (L-19)
    Cessna O-1 Bird Dog (L-19)
    51
    1957
    Thumbnail picture of the Cessna T-37 Tweet
    Cessna T-37 Tweet
    52
    1964
    Thumbnail picture of the Cessna T-41 Mescalero
    Cessna T-41 Mescalero
    53
    1933
    Thumbnail picture of the Curtiss A-12 (Shrike)
    Curtiss A-12 (Shrike)
    54
    1936
    Thumbnail picture of the Curtiss A-18 (Shrike II)
    Curtiss A-18 (Shrike II)
    55
    1952
    Thumbnail picture of the Dassault MD.450 Ouragan (Hurricane)
    Dassault MD.450 Ouragan (Hurricane)
    56
    1978
    Thumbnail picture of the Dassault-Dornier Alpha Jet
    Dassault-Dornier Alpha Jet
    57
    1946
    Thumbnail picture of the de Havilland DH.100 Vampire
    de Havilland DH.100 Vampire
    58
    1942
    Thumbnail picture of the de Havilland DH.98 Mosquito
    de Havilland DH.98 Mosquito
    59
    1959
    Thumbnail picture of the Dornier Do 28 (Skyservant)
    Dornier Do 28 (Skyservant)
    60
    1946
    Thumbnail picture of the Douglas A-1 Skyraider (AD-1)
    Douglas A-1 Skyraider (AD-1)
    61
    1941
    Thumbnail picture of the Douglas A-24 Banshee
    Douglas A-24 Banshee
    62
    1954
    Thumbnail picture of the Douglas A2D Skyshark
    Douglas A2D Skyshark
    63
    1965
    Thumbnail picture of the Douglas AC-47 Spooky
    Douglas AC-47 Spooky
    64
    1961
    Thumbnail picture of the Douglas B-26K/A-26B Counter Invader
    Douglas B-26K/A-26B Counter Invader
    65
    1942
    Thumbnail picture of the Douglas C-47 (Skytrain / Dakota)
    Douglas C-47 (Skytrain / Dakota)
    66
    1951
    Thumbnail picture of the Douglas F3D / F-10 Skyknight
    Douglas F3D / F-10 Skyknight
    67
    2003
    Thumbnail picture of the Embraer EMB-314 Super Tucano (A-29)
    Embraer EMB-314 Super Tucano (A-29)
    68
    1968
    Thumbnail picture of the Fairchild AC-119 (Shadow / Stinger)
    Fairchild AC-119 (Shadow / Stinger)
    69
    1947
    Thumbnail picture of the Fairchild C-119 Flying Boxcar
    Fairchild C-119 Flying Boxcar
    70
    1976
    Thumbnail picture of the Fairchild Republic A-10 Thunderbolt II (Warthog)
    Fairchild Republic A-10 Thunderbolt II (Warthog)
    71
    1937
    Thumbnail picture of the Fairey Battle
    Fairey Battle
    72
    1955
    Thumbnail picture of the FFA P-16
    FFA P-16
    73
    1975
    Thumbnail picture of the FMA IA-58 Pucara (Fortress)
    FMA IA-58 Pucara (Fortress)
    74
    1988
    Thumbnail picture of the FMA IA-63 Pampa (Prairie)
    FMA IA-63 Pampa (Prairie)
    75
    1956
    Thumbnail picture of the Fouga CM.170 Magister
    Fouga CM.170 Magister
    76
    2015
    Thumbnail picture of the General Atomics Avenger (Predator C)
    General Atomics Avenger (Predator C)
    77
    1950
    Thumbnail picture of the Goodyear GA-17
    Goodyear GA-17
    78
    1977
    Thumbnail picture of the HAL Ajeet (Invincible)
    HAL Ajeet (Invincible)
    79
    2002
    Thumbnail picture of the HAL Dhruv (Polaris)
    HAL Dhruv (Polaris)
    80
    1967
    Thumbnail picture of the HAL HF-24 Marut (Spirit of the Tempest)
    HAL HF-24 Marut (Spirit of the Tempest)
    81
    1968
    Thumbnail picture of the HAL HJT-16 Kiran (Ray of Light)
    HAL HJT-16 Kiran (Ray of Light)
    82
    1918
    Thumbnail picture of the Halberstadt CL.IV
    Halberstadt CL.IV
    83
    1969
    Thumbnail picture of the Hawker Siddeley Harrier / AV-8A
    Hawker Siddeley Harrier / AV-8A
    84
    1941
    Thumbnail picture of the Hawker Typhoon
    Hawker Typhoon
    85
    1935
    Thumbnail picture of the Heinkel He 111
    Heinkel He 111
    86
    1936
    Thumbnail picture of the Henschel Hs 123
    Henschel Hs 123
    87
    1942
    Thumbnail picture of the Henschel Hs 129
    Henschel Hs 129
    88
    1997
    Thumbnail picture of the HESA Azarakhsh (Lightning)
    HESA Azarakhsh (Lightning)
    89
    2014
    Thumbnail picture of the HESA Saeqeh (Thunderbolt)
    HESA Saeqeh (Thunderbolt)
    90
    2015
    Thumbnail picture of the HESA Shafaq (Before the Dawn)
    HESA Shafaq (Before the Dawn)
    91
    2014
    Thumbnail picture of the HESA Shahed 285 / AH-85 (Witness)
    HESA Shahed 285 / AH-85 (Witness)
    92
    1948
    Thumbnail picture of the Hiller OH-23 Raven (Model UH-12)
    Hiller OH-23 Raven (Model UH-12)
    93
    2009
    Thumbnail picture of the Hongdu JL-10 / L-15 Falcon
    Hongdu JL-10 / L-15 Falcon
    94
    1994
    Thumbnail picture of the Hongdu JL-8 / K-8 Karakorum
    Hongdu JL-8 / K-8 Karakorum
    95
    1986
    Thumbnail picture of the IAI Lavi (Young Lion)
    IAI Lavi (Young Lion)
    96
    1972
    Thumbnail picture of the IAI Nesher (Vulture)
    IAI Nesher (Vulture)
    97
    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the Ilyushin IL-1
    Ilyushin IL-1
    98
    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the Ilyushin IL-10 (Beast)
    Ilyushin IL-10 (Beast)
    99
    1982
    Thumbnail picture of the Ilyushin IL-102
    Ilyushin IL-102
    100
    1941
    Thumbnail picture of the Ilyushin IL-2 Sturmovik
    Ilyushin IL-2 Sturmovik
    101
    1953
    Thumbnail picture of the Ilyushin IL-40 (Brawny)
    Ilyushin IL-40 (Brawny)
    102
    1937
    Thumbnail picture of the Junkers Ju 87 (StuKa - Sturzkampfflugzeug)
    Junkers Ju 87 (StuKa - Sturzkampfflugzeug)
    103
    1939
    Thumbnail picture of the Junkers Ju 88
    Junkers Ju 88
    104
    2022
    Thumbnail picture of the KAI / Airbus Helicopters Light Armed Helicopter (LAH)
    KAI / Airbus Helicopters Light Armed Helicopter (LAH)
    105
    2005
    Thumbnail picture of the KAI / Lockheed Martin T-50 Golden Eagle
    KAI / Lockheed Martin T-50 Golden Eagle
    106
    1942
    Thumbnail picture of the Kaiser-Fleetwings XA-39
    Kaiser-Fleetwings XA-39
    107
    1994
    Thumbnail picture of the Kaman K-MAX (K-1200)
    Kaman K-MAX (K-1200)
    108
    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the Kawasaki Ki-102 (Randy)
    Kawasaki Ki-102 (Randy)
    109
    1972
    Thumbnail picture of the Lockheed AC-130H Spectre / AC-130U Spooky
    Lockheed AC-130H Spectre / AC-130U Spooky
    110
    1956
    Thumbnail picture of the Lockheed C-130 Hercules
    Lockheed C-130 Hercules
    111
    1948
    Thumbnail picture of the Lockheed T-33 Shooting Star
    Lockheed T-33 Shooting Star
    112
    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the Lockheed XP-58 Chain Lightning
    Lockheed XP-58 Chain Lightning
    113
    1939
    Thumbnail picture of the Loire-Nieuport LN.401/LN.411 (LN.40)
    Loire-Nieuport LN.401/LN.411 (LN.40)
    114
    1917
    Thumbnail picture of the LVG C.V
    LVG C.V
    115
    1941
    Thumbnail picture of the Macchi C.202 Folgore (Thunderbolt)
    Macchi C.202 Folgore (Thunderbolt)
    116
    1945
    Thumbnail picture of the Mansyu / Manshu Ki-98
    Mansyu / Manshu Ki-98
    117
    1948
    Thumbnail picture of the Martin AM Mauler
    Martin AM Mauler
    118
    1954
    Thumbnail picture of the Martin B-57 Canberra
    Martin B-57 Canberra
    119
    1985
    Thumbnail picture of the McDonnell Douglas / Boeing / BAe Systems AV-8B Harrier II
    McDonnell Douglas / Boeing / BAe Systems AV-8B Harrier II
    120
    1937
    Thumbnail picture of the Messerschmitt Bf 109
    Messerschmitt Bf 109
    121
    1943
    Thumbnail picture of the Messerschmitt Me 210
    Messerschmitt Me 210
    122
    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the Messerschmitt Me 328
    Messerschmitt Me 328
    123
    1975
    Thumbnail picture of the Mikoyan MiG-27 (Flogger)
    Mikoyan MiG-27 (Flogger)
    124
    1955
    Thumbnail picture of the Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-19 (Farmer)
    Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-19 (Farmer)
    125
    1981
    Thumbnail picture of the Mil Mi-17 (Hip-H)
    Mil Mi-17 (Hip-H)
    126
    1973
    Thumbnail picture of the Mil Mi-24 (Hind)
    Mil Mi-24 (Hind)
    127
    2005
    Thumbnail picture of the Mil Mi-35 (Hind)
    Mil Mi-35 (Hind)
    128
    1941
    Thumbnail picture of the Mitsubishi Ki-46 (Dinah)
    Mitsubishi Ki-46 (Dinah)
    129
    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Mitsubishi Ki-51 (Sonia)
    Mitsubishi Ki-51 (Sonia)
    130
    1975
    Thumbnail picture of the Mitsubishi T-2
    Mitsubishi T-2
    131
    1970
    Thumbnail picture of the Nanchang Q-5 (Fantan)
    Nanchang Q-5 (Fantan)
    132
    1946
    Thumbnail picture of the North American F-82 / P-82 Twin Mustang
    North American F-82 / P-82 Twin Mustang
    133
    1955
    Thumbnail picture of the North American FJ-4 Fury
    North American FJ-4 Fury
    134
    1966
    Thumbnail picture of the North American Rockwell OV-10 Bronco
    North American Rockwell OV-10 Bronco
    135
    1949
    Thumbnail picture of the North American T-28 Trojan
    North American T-28 Trojan
    136
    1962
    Thumbnail picture of the Northrop F-5 Freedom Fighter / Tiger / Tiger II
    Northrop F-5 Freedom Fighter / Tiger / Tiger II
    137
    1972
    Thumbnail picture of the Northrop YA-9
    Northrop YA-9
    138
    2017
    Thumbnail picture of the Paramount AHRLAC (Mwari)
    Paramount AHRLAC (Mwari)
    139
    1941
    Thumbnail picture of the Petlyakov Pe-2 (Pawn)
    Petlyakov Pe-2 (Pawn)
    140
    1953
    Thumbnail picture of the Piasecki H-21 Workhorse
    Piasecki H-21 Workhorse
    141
    1934
    Thumbnail picture of the Polikarpov I-15 (Chaika)
    Polikarpov I-15 (Chaika)
    142
    1929
    Thumbnail picture of the Polikarpov Po-2 (Mule)
    Polikarpov Po-2 (Mule)
    143
    1938
    Thumbnail picture of the Potez 630 (Series)
    Potez 630 (Series)
    144
    1942
    Thumbnail picture of the Republic P-47 Thunderbolt
    Republic P-47 Thunderbolt
    145
    1945
    Thumbnail picture of the Rikugun Ki-93
    Rikugun Ki-93
    146
    1945
    Thumbnail picture of the Saab J21
    Saab J21
    147
    1955
    Thumbnail picture of the Saab J32 Lansen (Lance)
    Saab J32 Lansen (Lance)
    148
    1954
    Thumbnail picture of the Sikorsky H-34 / CH-34 Choctaw
    Sikorsky H-34 / CH-34 Choctaw
    149
    1970
    Thumbnail picture of the Sikorsky S-67 Blackhawk
    Sikorsky S-67 Blackhawk
    150
    1953
    Thumbnail picture of the SNCASE S.E.5000 (Baroudeur)
    SNCASE S.E.5000 (Baroudeur)
    151
    1983
    Thumbnail picture of the SOKO G-4 Super Galeb (Super Seagull)
    SOKO G-4 Super Galeb (Super Seagull)
    152
    1978
    Thumbnail picture of the SOKO J-22 Orao (Eagle)
    SOKO J-22 Orao (Eagle)
    153
    1938
    Thumbnail picture of the Stearman XA-21
    Stearman XA-21
    154
    1950
    Thumbnail picture of the Sud-Ouest SO.2400 (Grognard)
    Sud-Ouest SO.2400 (Grognard)
    155
    1970
    Thumbnail picture of the Sukhoi Su-17 / Su-20 / Su-22 (Fitter)
    Sukhoi Su-17 / Su-20 / Su-22 (Fitter)
    156
    1941
    Thumbnail picture of the Sukhoi Su-2
    Sukhoi Su-2
    157
    1981
    Thumbnail picture of the Sukhoi Su-25 (Frogfoot)
    Sukhoi Su-25 (Frogfoot)
    158
    1957
    Thumbnail picture of the Supermarine Scimitar
    Supermarine Scimitar
    159
    1942
    Thumbnail picture of the Supermarine Seafire
    Supermarine Seafire
    160
    1938
    Thumbnail picture of the Supermarine Spitfire
    Supermarine Spitfire
    161
    2016
    Thumbnail picture of the TAI Anka
    TAI Anka
    162
    2015
    Thumbnail picture of the TAI Hurkus
    TAI Hurkus
    163
    2018
    Thumbnail picture of the Textron AirLand Scorpion
    Textron AirLand Scorpion
    164
    1942
    Thumbnail picture of the Tupolev Tu-2 (Bat)
    Tupolev Tu-2 (Bat)
    165
    1942
    Thumbnail picture of the Vought F4U Corsair
    Vought F4U Corsair
    166
    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the Vultee XA-41
    Vultee XA-41
    167
    1953
    Thumbnail picture of the Westland Wyvern
    Westland Wyvern
    168
    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Yakovlev Yak-1 (Krasavyets)
    Yakovlev Yak-1 (Krasavyets)
    169
    1976
    Thumbnail picture of the Yakovlev Yak-38 (Forger)
    Yakovlev Yak-38 (Forger)