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    Close Air Support (CAS) Aircraft from Origin to Present Day

    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 (180) Close Air Support (CAS) Aircraft from Origin to Present Day 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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    Thumbnail picture of the Aero L-159 ALCA (Advanced Light Combat Aircraft)
    Aero L-159 ALCA (Advanced Light Combat Aircraft)
    Thumbnail picture of the Aero L-39 Albatros
    Aero L-39 Albatros
    Thumbnail picture of the Aero L-59 Super Albatros
    Aero L-59 Super Albatros
    Thumbnail picture of the Aerospatiale Alouette II
    Aerospatiale Alouette II
    Thumbnail picture of the AgustaWestland AW109
    AgustaWestland AW109
    Thumbnail picture of the AIDC AT-3 Tz-Chiang
    AIDC AT-3 Tz-Chiang
    Thumbnail picture of the Airbus Helicopters (NHIndustries) NH90
    Airbus Helicopters (NHIndustries) NH90
    Thumbnail picture of the Airbus Military / CASA CN-235
    Airbus Military / CASA CN-235
    Thumbnail picture of the Airco DH.5
    Airco DH.5
    Thumbnail picture of the Albatros J.I
    Albatros J.I
    Thumbnail picture of the Alenia Aermacchi S-211
    Alenia Aermacchi S-211
    Thumbnail picture of the Antonov An-2 (Colt)
    Antonov An-2 (Colt)
    Thumbnail picture of the Arsenal VG-90
    Arsenal VG-90
    Thumbnail picture of the Avioane IAR 99 Soim (Hawk)
    Avioane IAR 99 Soim (Hawk)
    Thumbnail picture of the BAC Strikemaster
    BAC Strikemaster
    Thumbnail picture of the BAe Hawk
    BAe Hawk
    Thumbnail picture of the BAe Sea Harrier
    BAe Sea Harrier
    Thumbnail picture of the Beechcraft AT-6
    Beechcraft AT-6
    Thumbnail picture of the Beechcraft T-34 Mentor
    Beechcraft T-34 Mentor
    Thumbnail picture of the Beechcraft XA-38 Grizzly / Destroyer (Model 28)
    Beechcraft XA-38 Grizzly / Destroyer (Model 28)
    Thumbnail picture of the Bell ARH-70 (Arapaho)
    Bell ARH-70 (Arapaho)
    Thumbnail picture of the Bell CH-146 Griffon
    Bell CH-146 Griffon
    Thumbnail picture of the Bell D-188 (XF3L / XF-109)
    Bell D-188 (XF3L / XF-109)
    Thumbnail picture of the Bell D-36
    Bell D-36
    Thumbnail picture of the Bell H-13 Sioux
    Bell H-13 Sioux
    Thumbnail picture of the Bell Model 206 (JetRanger / LongRanger)
    Bell Model 206 (JetRanger / LongRanger)
    Thumbnail picture of the Bell P-39 Airacobra
    Bell P-39 Airacobra
    Thumbnail picture of the Bell P-63 Kingcobra
    Bell P-63 Kingcobra
    Thumbnail picture of the Bell V-280 Valor
    Bell V-280 Valor
    Thumbnail picture of the Blackburn Buccaneer
    Blackburn Buccaneer
    Thumbnail picture of the Blohm and Voss Bv Ha 137
    Blohm and Voss Bv Ha 137
    Thumbnail picture of the Blohm and Voss Bv P.194
    Blohm and Voss Bv P.194
    Thumbnail picture of the Boeing / Hughes AH-6 / MH-6 Little Bird
    Boeing / Hughes AH-6 / MH-6 Little Bird
    Thumbnail picture of the Boeing F/A-18 Super Hornet
    Boeing F/A-18 Super Hornet
    Thumbnail picture of the Boeing F2B (Model 69)
    Boeing F2B (Model 69)
    Thumbnail picture of the Breda Ba.64
    Breda Ba.64
    Thumbnail picture of the Breda Ba.65
    Breda Ba.65
    Thumbnail picture of the Breda Ba.88 (Lince)
    Breda Ba.88 (Lince)
    Thumbnail picture of the Breguet Br.690 (Series)
    Breguet Br.690 (Series)
    Thumbnail picture of the Brewster XA-32
    Brewster XA-32
    Thumbnail picture of the Bristol Blenheim
    Bristol Blenheim
    Thumbnail picture of the Bristol Brigand
    Bristol Brigand
    Thumbnail picture of the Britten-Norman Defender
    Britten-Norman Defender
    Thumbnail picture of the CAC CA-27 Avon-Sabre (F-86F)
    CAC CA-27 Avon-Sabre (F-86F)
    Thumbnail picture of the CAC Wirraway
    CAC Wirraway
    Thumbnail picture of the Canadair CT-114 Tutor
    Canadair CT-114 Tutor
    Thumbnail picture of the Canadair CT-133 Silver Star
    Canadair CT-133 Silver Star
    Thumbnail picture of the Caproni AP.1
    Caproni AP.1
    Thumbnail picture of the CASA C-101 Aviojet
    CASA C-101 Aviojet
    Thumbnail picture of the Cessna A-37  Dragonfly (Super Tweet)
    Cessna A-37 Dragonfly (Super Tweet)
    Thumbnail picture of the Cessna O-1 Bird Dog (L-19)
    Cessna O-1 Bird Dog (L-19)
    Thumbnail picture of the Cessna T-37 Tweet
    Cessna T-37 Tweet
    Thumbnail picture of the Cessna T-41 Mescalero
    Cessna T-41 Mescalero
    Thumbnail picture of the Curtiss A-12 (Shrike)
    Curtiss A-12 (Shrike)
    Thumbnail picture of the Curtiss A-18 (Shrike II)
    Curtiss A-18 (Shrike II)
    Thumbnail picture of the Dassault MD.450 Ouragan (Hurricane)
    Dassault MD.450 Ouragan (Hurricane)
    Thumbnail picture of the Dassault-Dornier Alpha Jet
    Dassault-Dornier Alpha Jet
    Thumbnail picture of the de Havilland DH.100 Vampire
    de Havilland DH.100 Vampire
    Thumbnail picture of the de Havilland DH.98 Mosquito
    de Havilland DH.98 Mosquito
    Thumbnail picture of the Dornier Do 28 (Skyservant)
    Dornier Do 28 (Skyservant)
    Thumbnail picture of the Douglas A-1 Skyraider (AD-1)
    Douglas A-1 Skyraider (AD-1)
    Thumbnail picture of the Douglas A-24 Banshee
    Douglas A-24 Banshee
    Thumbnail picture of the Douglas A2D Skyshark
    Douglas A2D Skyshark
    Thumbnail picture of the Douglas AC-47 Spooky
    Douglas AC-47 Spooky
    Thumbnail picture of the Douglas B-26K/A-26B Counter Invader
    Douglas B-26K/A-26B Counter Invader
    Thumbnail picture of the Douglas C-47 (Skytrain / Dakota)
    Douglas C-47 (Skytrain / Dakota)
    Thumbnail picture of the Douglas F3D / F-10 Skyknight
    Douglas F3D / F-10 Skyknight
    Thumbnail picture of the Embraer EMB-314 Super Tucano (A-29)
    Embraer EMB-314 Super Tucano (A-29)
    Thumbnail picture of the Fairchild AC-119 (Shadow / Stinger)
    Fairchild AC-119 (Shadow / Stinger)
    Thumbnail picture of the Fairchild C-119 Flying Boxcar
    Fairchild C-119 Flying Boxcar
    Thumbnail picture of the Fairchild Republic A-10 Thunderbolt II (Warthog)
    Fairchild Republic A-10 Thunderbolt II (Warthog)
    Thumbnail picture of the Fairey Battle
    Fairey Battle
    Thumbnail picture of the FFA P-16
    FFA P-16
    Thumbnail picture of the FMA IA-58 Pucara (Fortress)
    FMA IA-58 Pucara (Fortress)
    Thumbnail picture of the FMA IA-63 Pampa (Prairie)
    FMA IA-63 Pampa (Prairie)
    Thumbnail picture of the Fouga CM.170 Magister
    Fouga CM.170 Magister
    Thumbnail picture of the General Atomics Avenger (Predator C)
    General Atomics Avenger (Predator C)
    Thumbnail picture of the Goodyear GA-17
    Goodyear GA-17
    Thumbnail picture of the HAL Ajeet (Invincible)
    HAL Ajeet (Invincible)
    Thumbnail picture of the HAL Dhruv (Polaris)
    HAL Dhruv (Polaris)
    Thumbnail picture of the HAL HF-24 Marut (Spirit of the Tempest)
    HAL HF-24 Marut (Spirit of the Tempest)
    Thumbnail picture of the HAL HJT-16 Kiran (Ray of Light)
    HAL HJT-16 Kiran (Ray of Light)
    Thumbnail picture of the Halberstadt CL.IV
    Halberstadt CL.IV
    Thumbnail picture of the Hawker Siddeley Harrier / AV-8A
    Hawker Siddeley Harrier / AV-8A
    Thumbnail picture of the Hawker Typhoon
    Hawker Typhoon
    Thumbnail picture of the Heinkel He 111
    Heinkel He 111
    Thumbnail picture of the Henschel Hs 123
    Henschel Hs 123
    Thumbnail picture of the Henschel Hs 129
    Henschel Hs 129
    Thumbnail picture of the HESA Azarakhsh (Lightning)
    HESA Azarakhsh (Lightning)
    Thumbnail picture of the HESA Saeqeh (Thunderbolt)
    HESA Saeqeh (Thunderbolt)
    Thumbnail picture of the HESA Shafaq (Before the Dawn)
    HESA Shafaq (Before the Dawn)
    Thumbnail picture of the HESA Shahed 285 / AH-85 (Witness)
    HESA Shahed 285 / AH-85 (Witness)
    Thumbnail picture of the Hiller OH-23 Raven (Model UH-12)
    Hiller OH-23 Raven (Model UH-12)
    Thumbnail picture of the Hongdu JL-10 / L-15 Falcon
    Hongdu JL-10 / L-15 Falcon
    Thumbnail picture of the Hongdu JL-8 / K-8 Karakorum
    Hongdu JL-8 / K-8 Karakorum
    Thumbnail picture of the IAI Lavi (Young Lion)
    IAI Lavi (Young Lion)
    Thumbnail picture of the IAI Nesher (Vulture)
    IAI Nesher (Vulture)
    Thumbnail picture of the Ilyushin IL-1
    Ilyushin IL-1
    Thumbnail picture of the Ilyushin IL-10 (Beast)
    Ilyushin IL-10 (Beast)
    Thumbnail picture of the Ilyushin IL-102
    Ilyushin IL-102
    Thumbnail picture of the Ilyushin IL-2 Sturmovik
    Ilyushin IL-2 Sturmovik
    Thumbnail picture of the Ilyushin IL-40 (Brawny)
    Ilyushin IL-40 (Brawny)
    Thumbnail picture of the Junkers Ju 87 (StuKa - Sturzkampfflugzeug)
    Junkers Ju 87 (StuKa - Sturzkampfflugzeug)
    Thumbnail picture of the Junkers Ju 88
    Junkers Ju 88
    Thumbnail picture of the KAI / Airbus Helicopters Light Armed Helicopter (LAH)
    KAI / Airbus Helicopters Light Armed Helicopter (LAH)
    Thumbnail picture of the KAI / Lockheed Martin T-50 Golden Eagle
    KAI / Lockheed Martin T-50 Golden Eagle
    Thumbnail picture of the Kaiser-Fleetwings XA-39
    Kaiser-Fleetwings XA-39
    Thumbnail picture of the Kaman K-MAX (K-1200)
    Kaman K-MAX (K-1200)
    Thumbnail picture of the Kawasaki Ki-102 (Randy)
    Kawasaki Ki-102 (Randy)
    Thumbnail picture of the Leonardo (Alenia Aermacchi) M-345
    Leonardo (Alenia Aermacchi) M-345
    Thumbnail picture of the Lockheed AC-130H Spectre / AC-130U Spooky
    Lockheed AC-130H Spectre / AC-130U Spooky
    Thumbnail picture of the Lockheed AC-130W Stinger II (MC-130W Dragon Spear)
    Lockheed AC-130W Stinger II (MC-130W Dragon Spear)
    Thumbnail picture of the Lockheed C-130 Hercules
    Lockheed C-130 Hercules
    Thumbnail picture of the Lockheed Martin A-4AR Fightinghawk
    Lockheed Martin A-4AR Fightinghawk
    Thumbnail picture of the Lockheed T-33 Shooting Star
    Lockheed T-33 Shooting Star
    Thumbnail picture of the Lockheed XP-58 Chain Lightning
    Lockheed XP-58 Chain Lightning
    Thumbnail picture of the Loire-Nieuport LN.401/LN.411 (LN.40)
    Loire-Nieuport LN.401/LN.411 (LN.40)
    Thumbnail picture of the LVG C.V
    LVG C.V
    Thumbnail picture of the Macchi C.202 Folgore (Thunderbolt)
    Macchi C.202 Folgore (Thunderbolt)
    Thumbnail picture of the Mansyu / Manshu Ki-98
    Mansyu / Manshu Ki-98
    Thumbnail picture of the Martin AM Mauler
    Martin AM Mauler
    Thumbnail picture of the Martin B-57 Canberra
    Martin B-57 Canberra
    Thumbnail picture of the McDonnell Douglas / Boeing / BAe Systems AV-8B Harrier II
    McDonnell Douglas / Boeing / BAe Systems AV-8B Harrier II
    Thumbnail picture of the Messerschmitt Bf 109
    Messerschmitt Bf 109
    Thumbnail picture of the Messerschmitt Me 210
    Messerschmitt Me 210
    Thumbnail picture of the Messerschmitt Me 328
    Messerschmitt Me 328
    Thumbnail picture of the Messerschmitt Me 329 (Zerstorer)
    Messerschmitt Me 329 (Zerstorer)
    Thumbnail picture of the Mikoyan MiG-27 (Flogger)
    Mikoyan MiG-27 (Flogger)
    Thumbnail picture of the Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-19 (Farmer)
    Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-19 (Farmer)
    Thumbnail picture of the Mil Mi-17 (Hip-H)
    Mil Mi-17 (Hip-H)
    Thumbnail picture of the Mil Mi-24 (Hind)
    Mil Mi-24 (Hind)
    Thumbnail picture of the Mil Mi-35 (Hind)
    Mil Mi-35 (Hind)
    Thumbnail picture of the Mitsubishi Ki-46 (Dinah)
    Mitsubishi Ki-46 (Dinah)
    Thumbnail picture of the Mitsubishi Ki-51 (Sonia)
    Mitsubishi Ki-51 (Sonia)
    Thumbnail picture of the Mitsubishi T-2
    Mitsubishi T-2
    Thumbnail picture of the Nanchang Q-5 (Fantan)
    Nanchang Q-5 (Fantan)
    Thumbnail picture of the North American F-82 / P-82 Twin Mustang
    North American F-82 / P-82 Twin Mustang
    Thumbnail picture of the North American FJ-4 Fury
    North American FJ-4 Fury
    Thumbnail picture of the North American Rockwell OV-10 Bronco
    North American Rockwell OV-10 Bronco
    Thumbnail picture of the North American T-28 Trojan
    North American T-28 Trojan
    Thumbnail picture of the North American T-6 Texan
    North American T-6 Texan
    Thumbnail picture of the Northrop F-5 Freedom Fighter / Tiger / Tiger II
    Northrop F-5 Freedom Fighter / Tiger / Tiger II
    Thumbnail picture of the Northrop YA-9
    Northrop YA-9
    Thumbnail picture of the PAC Super Mushshak
    PAC Super Mushshak
    Thumbnail picture of the Paramount AHRLAC (Mwari)
    Paramount AHRLAC (Mwari)
    Thumbnail picture of the Petlyakov Pe-2 (Pawn)
    Petlyakov Pe-2 (Pawn)
    Thumbnail picture of the Piasecki H-21 Workhorse
    Piasecki H-21 Workhorse
    Thumbnail picture of the Polikarpov I-15 (Chaika)
    Polikarpov I-15 (Chaika)
    Thumbnail picture of the Polikarpov Po-2 (Mule)
    Polikarpov Po-2 (Mule)
    Thumbnail picture of the Potez 630 (Series)
    Potez 630 (Series)
    Thumbnail picture of the Reggiane Re.2001 Falco II (Falcon II)
    Reggiane Re.2001 Falco II (Falcon II)
    Thumbnail picture of the Republic P-47 Thunderbolt
    Republic P-47 Thunderbolt
    Thumbnail picture of the Rikugun Ki-93
    Rikugun Ki-93
    Thumbnail picture of the Saab J21
    Saab J21
    Thumbnail picture of the Saab J32 Lansen (Lance)
    Saab J32 Lansen (Lance)
    Thumbnail picture of the Sikorsky H-34 / CH-34 Choctaw
    Sikorsky H-34 / CH-34 Choctaw
    Thumbnail picture of the Sikorsky S-67 Blackhawk
    Sikorsky S-67 Blackhawk
    Thumbnail picture of the SNCASE S.E.5000 (Baroudeur)
    SNCASE S.E.5000 (Baroudeur)
    Thumbnail picture of the SOKO G-4 Super Galeb (Super Seagull)
    SOKO G-4 Super Galeb (Super Seagull)
    Thumbnail picture of the SOKO J-22 Orao (Eagle)
    SOKO J-22 Orao (Eagle)
    Thumbnail picture of the ST Aerospace A-4SU Super Skyhawk
    ST Aerospace A-4SU Super Skyhawk
    Thumbnail picture of the Stearman XA-21
    Stearman XA-21
    Thumbnail picture of the Sud-Ouest SO.2400 (Grognard)
    Sud-Ouest SO.2400 (Grognard)
    Thumbnail picture of the Sukhoi Su-17 / Su-20 / Su-22 (Fitter)
    Sukhoi Su-17 / Su-20 / Su-22 (Fitter)
    Thumbnail picture of the Sukhoi Su-2
    Sukhoi Su-2
    Thumbnail picture of the Sukhoi Su-25 (Frogfoot)
    Sukhoi Su-25 (Frogfoot)
    Thumbnail picture of the Supermarine Scimitar
    Supermarine Scimitar
    Thumbnail picture of the Supermarine Seafire
    Supermarine Seafire
    Thumbnail picture of the Supermarine Spitfire
    Supermarine Spitfire
    Thumbnail picture of the TAI Anka
    TAI Anka
    Thumbnail picture of the TAI Hurkus
    TAI Hurkus
    Thumbnail picture of the Textron AirLand Scorpion
    Textron AirLand Scorpion
    Thumbnail picture of the Tupolev Tu-2 (Bat)
    Tupolev Tu-2 (Bat)
    Thumbnail picture of the UVision Hero-120
    UVision Hero-120
    Thumbnail picture of the Vought F4U Corsair
    Vought F4U Corsair
    Thumbnail picture of the Vultee XA-41
    Vultee XA-41
    Thumbnail picture of the Westland Wyvern
    Westland Wyvern
    Thumbnail picture of the Xian JH-7 (Flounder) / FBC-1 (Flying Leopard)
    Xian JH-7 (Flounder) / FBC-1 (Flying Leopard)
    Thumbnail picture of the Yakovlev Yak-1 (Krasavyets)
    Yakovlev Yak-1 (Krasavyets)
    Thumbnail picture of the Yakovlev Yak-38 (Forger)
    Yakovlev Yak-38 (Forger)