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    Cold War Soviet Aircraft (1947-1991)

    Soviet air power was but one of the threats to the West during the long-running Cold War.





    There are a total of (128) Cold War Soviet Aircraft (1947-1991) in the Military Factory. Entries are listed below in alphanumeric order. Flag images indicative of country of origin.



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    1963
    Thumbnail picture of the Aero L-29 Delfin / Maya

    Aero L-29 Delfin / Maya
    Trainer / Light Strike Aircraft


    1972
    Thumbnail picture of the Aero L-39 Albatros

    Aero L-39 Albatros
    Advanced Trainer / Light Attack Aircraft


    1947
    Thumbnail picture of the Alekseyev I-211

    Alekseyev I-211
    Jet-Powered Fighter / Interceptor Prototype


    1959
    Thumbnail picture of the Antonov An-12 (Cub)

    Antonov An-12 (Cub)
    Military Transport


    1986
    Thumbnail picture of the Antonov An-124 Ruslan (Condor)

    Antonov An-124 Ruslan (Condor)
    Heavy-Lift Strategic Transport Aircraft


    1947
    Thumbnail picture of the Antonov An-2 (Colt)

    Antonov An-2 (Colt)
    Utility Aircraft


    1967
    Thumbnail picture of the Antonov An-22 Antei

    Antonov An-22 Antei
    Heavy-Lift Turbo-Prop Transport


    1989
    Thumbnail picture of the Antonov An-225 Mriya (Cossack)

    Antonov An-225 Mriya (Cossack)
    Heavy Lift Strategic Long-Range Transport


    1962
    Thumbnail picture of the Antonov An-24 (Coke)

    Antonov An-24 (Coke)
    Military Transport


    1969
    Thumbnail picture of the Antonov An-26 (Curl)

    Antonov An-26 (Curl)
    Transport Aircraft


    1986
    Thumbnail picture of the Antonov An-72 (Coaler)

    Antonov An-72 (Coaler)
    Tactical Military Transport


    1942
    Thumbnail picture of the Avro Lancaster

    Avro Lancaster
    Heavy Bomber / Reconnaissance


    1961
    Thumbnail picture of the Beriev Be-10 (Mallow)

    Beriev Be-10 (Mallow)
    Maritime Bomber Flying Boat


    1961
    Thumbnail picture of the Beriev Be-12 Tchaika (Mail)

    Beriev Be-12 Tchaika (Mail)
    Maritime Patrol / Reconnaissance Flying Boat


    1989
    Thumbnail picture of the Beriev Be-42 Albatros (Mermaid) (A-40)

    Beriev Be-42 Albatros (Mermaid) (A-40)
    Amphibious Maritime Patrol / ASW Aircraft


    1972
    Thumbnail picture of the Beriev-Bartini VVA-14 (Vertikal no-Vzletayuschaya Amphibia)

    Beriev-Bartini VVA-14 (Vertikal no-Vzletayuschaya Amphibia)
    Amphibious Anti-Submarine Warfare (ASW) Aircraft Prototype


    1964
    Thumbnail picture of the Boeing 727

    Boeing 727
    Intermediate Range Passenger Airliner


    1979
    Thumbnail picture of the CHDB A-90 Orlyonok (Eaglet) (Ekranoplan)

    CHDB A-90 Orlyonok (Eaglet) (Ekranoplan)
    Ground Effect Flying Boat / Transport Aircraft


    1941
    Thumbnail picture of the Consolidated B-24 Liberator

    Consolidated B-24 Liberator
    Heavy Bomber


    1942
    Thumbnail picture of the de Havilland DH.98 Mosquito

    de Havilland DH.98 Mosquito
    Multirole Heavy Fighter / Fighter-Bomber


    1942
    Thumbnail picture of the Douglas C-47 (Skytrain / Dakota)

    Douglas C-47 (Skytrain / Dakota)
    Medium Transport Aircraft


    1937
    Thumbnail picture of the Fieseler Fi 156 Storch (Stork)

    Fieseler Fi 156 Storch (Stork)
    Reconnaissance / Army Co-operation Multi-Purpose Aircraft


    1935
    Thumbnail picture of the Heinkel He 111

    Heinkel He 111
    Medium Bomber


    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the Ilyushin IL-10 (Beast)

    Ilyushin IL-10 (Beast)
    Ground Attack Aircraft


    1982
    Thumbnail picture of the Ilyushin IL-102

    Ilyushin IL-102
    Close-Air Support (CAS) / Ground Attack Aircraft Prototype


    1949
    Thumbnail picture of the Ilyushin IL-28 (Beagle)

    Ilyushin IL-28 (Beagle)
    Tactical Strike Medium Bomber


    1968
    Thumbnail picture of the Ilyushin IL-38 (May)

    Ilyushin IL-38 (May)
    Anti-Submarine Maritime Patrol Aircraft


    1953
    Thumbnail picture of the Ilyushin IL-40 (Brawny)

    Ilyushin IL-40 (Brawny)
    Ground-Attack Aircraft Prototype


    1967
    Thumbnail picture of the Ilyushin IL-62 (Classic)

    Ilyushin IL-62 (Classic)
    Narrow-Body Passenger Airliner


    1975
    Thumbnail picture of the Ilyushin IL-76 (Candid)

    Ilyushin IL-76 (Candid)
    Strategic Transport / Tanker Aircraft


    1984
    Thumbnail picture of the Ilyushin IL-78 (Midas)

    Ilyushin IL-78 (Midas)
    In-Flight Refueling Tanker Aircraft


    1932
    Thumbnail picture of the Junkers Ju 52

    Junkers Ju 52
    Tri-Motor Transport / Medium Bomber Aircraft


    1939
    Thumbnail picture of the Junkers Ju 88

    Junkers Ju 88
    Medium Bomber / Multi-Role Aircraft


    1959
    Thumbnail picture of the Kamov Ka-22

    Kamov Ka-22
    Transport Gyrodyne Helicopter


    1966
    Thumbnail picture of the Kamov Ka-25 (Hormone)

    Kamov Ka-25 (Hormone)
    Anti-Submarine Warfare (ASW) Helicopter


    1982
    Thumbnail picture of the Kamov Ka-27 (Helix)

    Kamov Ka-27 (Helix)
    Anti-Ship / Multi-role Naval Helicopter


    1947
    Thumbnail picture of the Lavochkin La-11 (Fang)

    Lavochkin La-11 (Fang)
    Long-Range Escort Fighter


    1949
    Thumbnail picture of the Lavochkin La-15 (Fantail)

    Lavochkin La-15 (Fantail)
    Jet-Powered Tactical Fighter / Interceptor


    1946
    Thumbnail picture of the Lavochkin La-150

    Lavochkin La-150
    Jet-Powered Fighter Prototype


    1946
    Thumbnail picture of the Lavochkin La-152 (Series)

    Lavochkin La-152 (Series)
    Jet-Powered Fighter Prototype


    1947
    Thumbnail picture of the Lavochkin La-160

    Lavochkin La-160
    Jet-Powered Fighter Prototype


    1956
    Thumbnail picture of the Lavochkin La-250 (Anaconda)

    Lavochkin La-250 (Anaconda)
    Long-Range, High-Altitude Interceptor Prototype


    1942
    Thumbnail picture of the Lavochkin La-5

    Lavochkin La-5
    Fighter


    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the Lavochkin La-7

    Lavochkin La-7
    Fighter


    1946
    Thumbnail picture of the Lavochkin La-9 (Fritz)

    Lavochkin La-9 (Fritz)
    Fighter


    1987
    Thumbnail picture of the Lun (Ekranoplan)

    Lun (Ekranoplan)
    Ground Effect Flying Boat / Anti-Ship Warfare Aircraft


    1934
    Thumbnail picture of the Messerschmitt  Bf 108 Taifun (Typhoon)

    Messerschmitt Bf 108 Taifun (Typhoon)
    Competition / Liason / VIP Transport Aircraft


    1975
    Thumbnail picture of the Mikoyan MiG-27 (Flogger)

    Mikoyan MiG-27 (Flogger)
    Ground Attack Aircraft


    1984
    Thumbnail picture of the Mikoyan MiG-29 (Fulcrum)

    Mikoyan MiG-29 (Fulcrum)
    Lightweight Multi-Role Fighter


    1979
    Thumbnail picture of the Mikoyan MiG-31 (Foxhound)

    Mikoyan MiG-31 (Foxhound)
    Long-Range Interceptor


    1949
    Thumbnail picture of the Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-15 (Fagot)

    Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-15 (Fagot)
    Single-Seat Jet-Powered Fighter Aircraft


    1952
    Thumbnail picture of the Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-17 (Fresco)

    Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-17 (Fresco)
    Single-Seat Jet-Powered Fighter / Fighter-Bomber Aircraft


    1955
    Thumbnail picture of the Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-19 (Farmer)

    Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-19 (Farmer)
    Supersonic Jet-Powered Fighter / Interceptor Aircraft


    1959
    Thumbnail picture of the Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-21 (Fishbed)

    Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-21 (Fishbed)
    Fighter Aircraft


    1970
    Thumbnail picture of the Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-23 (Flogger)

    Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-23 (Flogger)
    Fighter-Interceptor Aircraft


    1972
    Thumbnail picture of the Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-25 (Foxbat)

    Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-25 (Foxbat)
    Supersonic Interceptor / Reconnaissance Bomber Aircraft


    1946
    Thumbnail picture of the Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-9 (Fargo)

    Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-9 (Fargo)
    Single-Seat Jet-Powered Fighter


    1953
    Thumbnail picture of the Mikoyan-Gurevich SN

    Mikoyan-Gurevich SN
    Jet-Powered Fighter Prototype


    1962
    Thumbnail picture of the Mikoyan-Gurevich Ye-8 (Fishbed) / (MiG-23)

    Mikoyan-Gurevich Ye-8 (Fishbed) / (MiG-23)
    Interceptor Prototype Aircraft


    1975
    Thumbnail picture of the Mil Mi-14 (Haze)

    Mil Mi-14 (Haze)
    Anti-Submarine Warfare Helicopter


    1981
    Thumbnail picture of the Mil Mi-17 (Hip-H)

    Mil Mi-17 (Hip-H)
    Medium-Lift Transport Helicopter / Gunship


    1965
    Thumbnail picture of the Mil Mi-2 (Hoplite)

    Mil Mi-2 (Hoplite)
    Light Utility / Training Helicopter


    1973
    Thumbnail picture of the Mil Mi-24 (Hind)

    Mil Mi-24 (Hind)
    Armed Assault Gunship / Attack Helicopter


    1983
    Thumbnail picture of the Mil Mi-26 (Halo)

    Mil Mi-26 (Halo)
    Heavy-Lift Transport Helicopter


    1953
    Thumbnail picture of the Mil Mi-4 (Hound)

    Mil Mi-4 (Hound)
    Military and Civilian Transport Helicopter


    1962
    Thumbnail picture of the Mil Mi-6 (Hook)

    Mil Mi-6 (Hook)
    Transport Helicopter


    1967
    Thumbnail picture of the Mil Mi-8 (Hip)

    Mil Mi-8 (Hip)
    Multirole Medium Helicopter


    1968
    Thumbnail picture of the Mil V-12 (Homer)

    Mil V-12 (Homer)
    Heavy-Lift Transport Helicopter Prototype


    1955
    Thumbnail picture of the Myasishchev M-4 / 3M (Bison)

    Myasishchev M-4 / 3M (Bison)
    Strategic Heavy Bomber


    1959
    Thumbnail picture of the Myasishchev M-50 / M-52 (Bounder)

    Myasishchev M-50 / M-52 (Bounder)
    Strategic Bomber Prototype


    1978
    Thumbnail picture of the Myasishchev M-55 (Mystic)

    Myasishchev M-55 (Mystic)
    High-Altitude Reconnaissance / Scientific Research Aircraft


    1942
    Thumbnail picture of the North American P-51 Mustang

    North American P-51 Mustang
    Fighter / Fighter-Bomber / Reconnaissance


    1936
    Thumbnail picture of the North American T-6 Texan

    North American T-6 Texan
    Advanced Trainer Aircraft


    1962
    Thumbnail picture of the Northrop F-5 Freedom Fighter / Tiger / Tiger II

    Northrop F-5 Freedom Fighter / Tiger / Tiger II
    LIghtweight Multirole Aircraft


    1947
    Thumbnail picture of the OKB-1 EF-131

    OKB-1 EF-131
    Jet-Powered Tactical Bomber Prototype


    1948
    Thumbnail picture of the OKB-1 EF-140

    OKB-1 EF-140
    Jet-Powered Tactical Fast Reconnaissance / Bomber Prototype


    1952
    Thumbnail picture of the OKB-1 EF-150

    OKB-1 EF-150
    Jet Bomber Prototype


    1941
    Thumbnail picture of the Petlyakov Pe-2 (Pawn)

    Petlyakov Pe-2 (Pawn)
    Dive Bomber / Light Bomber Aircraft


    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Petlyakov Pe-8 (TB-7)

    Petlyakov Pe-8 (TB-7)
    Long-Range Strategic Heavy Bomber Aircraft


    1929
    Thumbnail picture of the Polikarpov Po-2 (Mule)

    Polikarpov Po-2 (Mule)
    Multi-Purpose Biplane


    1985
    Thumbnail picture of the PZL W-3A Sokol

    PZL W-3A Sokol
    Multi-role Utility Helicopter


    1942
    Thumbnail picture of the Republic P-47 Thunderbolt

    Republic P-47 Thunderbolt
    Fighter / Fighter-Bomber


    1957
    Thumbnail picture of the Sukhoi P-1 (Perekhvatchuk-1)

    Sukhoi P-1 (Perekhvatchuk-1)
    Interceptor Prototype


    1964
    Thumbnail picture of the Sukhoi Su-11 (Fishpot-C)

    Sukhoi Su-11 (Fishpot-C)
    Interceptor


    1965
    Thumbnail picture of the Sukhoi Su-15 (Flagon)

    Sukhoi Su-15 (Flagon)
    Long-Range Interceptor Aircraft


    1949
    Thumbnail picture of the Sukhoi Su-15 (Samolet P)

    Sukhoi Su-15 (Samolet P)
    Interceptor Aircraft Prototype


    1970
    Thumbnail picture of the Sukhoi Su-17 / Su-20 / Su-22 (Fitter)

    Sukhoi Su-17 / Su-20 / Su-22 (Fitter)
    Ground Attack / Strike Fighter


    1974
    Thumbnail picture of the Sukhoi Su-24 (Fencer)

    Sukhoi Su-24 (Fencer)
    Long Range Strike / Attack Aircraft


    1981
    Thumbnail picture of the Sukhoi Su-25 (Frogfoot)

    Sukhoi Su-25 (Frogfoot)
    Close-Air Support (CAS) / Ground Attack Aircraft


    1985
    Thumbnail picture of the Sukhoi Su-27 (Flanker)

    Sukhoi Su-27 (Flanker)
    Air Superiority / Ground Attack / Multirole Fighter


    1959
    Thumbnail picture of the Sukhoi Su-7 (Fitter-A)

    Sukhoi Su-7 (Fitter-A)
    Fighter-Bomber / Ground Attack


    1959
    Thumbnail picture of the Sukhoi Su-9 (Fishpot)

    Sukhoi Su-9 (Fishpot)
    Interceptor


    1946
    Thumbnail picture of the Sukhoi Su-9 / Su-11 / Su-13 (1946)

    Sukhoi Su-9 / Su-11 / Su-13 (1946)
    Fighter / Fighter-Bomber / Night-Fighter


    1972
    Thumbnail picture of the Sukhoi T-4 (Sotka)

    Sukhoi T-4 (Sotka)
    Prototype Supersonic Strategic Bomber / High-Speed Reconnaissance Aircraft


    1938
    Thumbnail picture of the Supermarine Spitfire

    Supermarine Spitfire
    Fighter / Fighter-Bomber / Reconnaissance Aircraft


    1965
    Thumbnail picture of the Tupolev Tu-126 (Moss)

    Tupolev Tu-126 (Moss)
    Airborne Early Warning Aircraft


    1967
    Thumbnail picture of the Tupolev Tu-134

    Tupolev Tu-134
    Passenger Airliner


    1972
    Thumbnail picture of the Tupolev Tu-142 (Bear)

    Tupolev Tu-142 (Bear)
    Long-Range Anti-Submarine Warfare Bomber


    1975
    Thumbnail picture of the Tupolev Tu-144 (Charger)

    Tupolev Tu-144 (Charger)
    Supersonic Passenger Transport


    1972
    Thumbnail picture of the Tupolev Tu-154 (Careless)

    Tupolev Tu-154 (Careless)
    Commercial Passenger Airliner


    1954
    Thumbnail picture of the Tupolev Tu-16 (Badger)

    Tupolev Tu-16 (Badger)
    Reconnaissance / Electronic Warfare / Heavy Bomber


    1989
    Thumbnail picture of the Tupolev Tu-160 (Blackjack)

    Tupolev Tu-160 (Blackjack)
    Strategic Long-Range Heavy Supersonic Bomber


    1942
    Thumbnail picture of the Tupolev Tu-2 (Bat)

    Tupolev Tu-2 (Bat)
    Fast Bomber / Multirole Aircraft


    1962
    Thumbnail picture of the Tupolev Tu-22 (Blinder)

    Tupolev Tu-22 (Blinder)
    Medium Bomber / Reconnaissance Aircraft


    1972
    Thumbnail picture of the Tupolev Tu-22M (Backfire)

    Tupolev Tu-22M (Backfire)
    Strategic Bomber / Maritime Strike Fighter


    1964
    Thumbnail picture of the Tupolev Tu-28 / Tu-128 (Fiddler)

    Tupolev Tu-28 / Tu-128 (Fiddler)
    Long-Range Interceptor Aircraft


    1949
    Thumbnail picture of the Tupolev Tu-4 (Bull)

    Tupolev Tu-4 (Bull)
    Strategic Heavy Bomber


    1949
    Thumbnail picture of the Tupolev Tu-80

    Tupolev Tu-80
    Prototype Heavy Bomber


    1951
    Thumbnail picture of the Tupolev Tu-85

    Tupolev Tu-85
    Prototype Heavy Bomber


    1956
    Thumbnail picture of the Tupolev Tu-95 (Bear)

    Tupolev Tu-95 (Bear)
    Strategic Reconnaissance / Heavy Bomber Aircraft


    1956
    Thumbnail picture of the Tupolev Tu-98 (Backfin)

    Tupolev Tu-98 (Backfin)
    Strategic Bomber


    1947
    Thumbnail picture of the Yakovlev Yak-15 (Feather)

    Yakovlev Yak-15 (Feather)
    Jet-Powered Fighter


    1947
    Thumbnail picture of the Yakovlev Yak-17

    Yakovlev Yak-17
    Jet-Powered Fighter Aircraft


    1946
    Thumbnail picture of the Yakovlev Yak-18 (Max)

    Yakovlev Yak-18 (Max)
    Trainer Aircraft / Light Bomber


    1947
    Thumbnail picture of the Yakovlev Yak-23

    Yakovlev Yak-23
    Jet-Powered Day Fighter


    1955
    Thumbnail picture of the Yakovlev Yak-25 (Flashlight / Mandrake)

    Yakovlev Yak-25 (Flashlight / Mandrake)
    Fighter Aircraft


    1960
    Thumbnail picture of the Yakovlev Yak-28 (Brewer / Firebar)

    Yakovlev Yak-28 (Brewer / Firebar)
    Multirole Aircraft


    1948
    Thumbnail picture of the Yakovlev Yak-30

    Yakovlev Yak-30
    Jet-Powered Interceptor Prototype


    1960
    Thumbnail picture of the Yakovlev Yak-30 (1960)

    Yakovlev Yak-30 (1960)
    Jet-Powered Advanced Trainer


    1963
    Thumbnail picture of the Yakovlev Yak-36 (Freehand)

    Yakovlev Yak-36 (Freehand)
    Experimental Vertical Take-Off and Landing (VTOL) Aircraft


    1976
    Thumbnail picture of the Yakovlev Yak-38 (Forger)

    Yakovlev Yak-38 (Forger)
    Carrier-Borne VSTOL Strike Fighter / Fleet Defense Aircraft


    1987
    Thumbnail picture of the Yakovlev Yak-41 (Freestyle / Yak-141)

    Yakovlev Yak-41 (Freestyle / Yak-141)
    Prototype VTOL Fleet Defense Fighter Aircraft


    1991
    Thumbnail picture of the Yakovlev Yak-44

    Yakovlev Yak-44
    Carrier-based Airborne Early Warning (AEW) Aircraft


    1949
    Thumbnail picture of the Yakovlev Yak-50

    Yakovlev Yak-50
    Jet-Powered Fighter / Interceptor Aircraft


    1975
    Thumbnail picture of the Yakovlev Yak-50 (1975)

    Yakovlev Yak-50 (1975)
    Basic Trainer Aircraft


    1979
    Thumbnail picture of the Yakovlev Yak-52

    Yakovlev Yak-52
    Basic Trainer Aircraft


    1942
    Thumbnail picture of the Yakovlev Yak-7

    Yakovlev Yak-7
    Single-Seat Fighter / Advanced Two-Seat Trainer Aircraft


    1943
    Thumbnail picture of the Yakovlev Yak-9 (Frank)

    Yakovlev Yak-9 (Frank)
    Fighter / Fighter-Bomber Aircraft