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  • U.S. Cold War Interceptor Aircraft (1947 - 1991)

    U.S. Cold War Interceptor Aircraft (1947 - 1991)

    The threat being posed by ever-advancing Soviet jet bombers forced many-an-interceptor emerging from the United States to be equally advanced.





    There are a total of (29) U.S. Cold War Interceptor 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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    1961
    Thumbnail picture of the Bell D-188 (XF3L / XF-109)
    Bell D-188 (XF3L / XF-109)
    Type: Vertical Take-Off and Landing (VTOL) Supersonic Multirole Aircraft Proposal
     
    1976
    Thumbnail picture of the Boeing / McDonnell Douglas F-15 Eagle
    Boeing / McDonnell Douglas F-15 Eagle
    Type: Multirole Fighter Aircraft
     
    1956
    Thumbnail picture of the CONVAIR F-102 Delta Dagger
    CONVAIR F-102 Delta Dagger
    Type: Interceptor Aircraft
     
    1959
    Thumbnail picture of the CONVAIR F-106 Delta Dart
    CONVAIR F-106 Delta Dart
    Type: Interceptor Aircraft
     
    1949
    Thumbnail picture of the CONVAIR Skate
    CONVAIR Skate
    Type: Seaplane Fighter / Flying Boat Fighter / Interceptor
     
    1948
    Thumbnail picture of the Curtiss-Wright XP-87 / XF-87 Blackhawk
    Curtiss-Wright XP-87 / XF-87 Blackhawk
    Type: Interceptor / Night Fighter
     
    1942
    Thumbnail picture of the de Havilland DH.98 Mosquito
    de Havilland DH.98 Mosquito
    Type: Multirole Heavy Fighter / Fighter-Bomber
     
    1956
    Thumbnail picture of the Douglas F4D / F-6 Skyray
    Douglas F4D / F-6 Skyray
    Type: High-Altitude Carrier-borne Interceptor Aircraft
     
    1959
    Thumbnail picture of the Douglas F6D Missileer
    Douglas F6D Missileer
    Type: Carrier-Based Fleet Defense Fighter / Interceptor Aircraft
     
    1960
    Thumbnail picture of the English Electric / BAC Lightning
    English Electric / BAC Lightning
    Type: Interceptor
     
    1974
    Thumbnail picture of the Grumman F-14 Tomcat
    Grumman F-14 Tomcat
    Type: Swing-Wing Carrierborne Fleet Defense Fighter
     
    1945
    Thumbnail picture of the Grumman F8F Bearcat
    Grumman F8F Bearcat
    Type: Carrierborne Fighter / Interceptor Aircraft
     
    1958
    Thumbnail picture of the Lockheed F-104 Starfighter
    Lockheed F-104 Starfighter
    Type: High-Speed Fighter / Interceptor Aircraft
     
    1950
    Thumbnail picture of the Lockheed F-94 Starfire
    Lockheed F-94 Starfire
    Type: All-Weather Interceptor Aircraft
     
    1963
    Thumbnail picture of the Lockheed YF-12
    Lockheed YF-12
    Type: High-Altitude, High-Speed Interceptor Aircraft
     
    1957
    Thumbnail picture of the McDonnell F-101 Voodoo
    McDonnell F-101 Voodoo
    Type: Interceptor / Reconnaissance Aircraft
     
    1956
    Thumbnail picture of the McDonnell F3H Demon
    McDonnell F3H Demon
    Type: Carrierborne Fighter / Interceptor / Fighter-Bomber
     
    1948
    Thumbnail picture of the McDonnell Model 60
    McDonnell Model 60
    Type: Carrier-based Fleet Defense Fighter / Interceptor Proposal
     
    1959
    Thumbnail picture of the Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-21 (Fishbed)
    Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-21 (Fishbed)
    Type: Fighter Aircraft
     
    1970
    Thumbnail picture of the Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-23 (Flogger)
    Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-23 (Flogger)
    Type: Swing-Wing Fighter-Interceptor Aircraft
     
    1955
    Thumbnail picture of the North American XF-108 Rapier
    North American XF-108 Rapier
    Type: Long-Range, High-Speed Interceptor Aircraft Proposal
     
    1962
    Thumbnail picture of the Northrop F-5 Freedom Fighter / Tiger / Tiger II
    Northrop F-5 Freedom Fighter / Tiger / Tiger II
    Type: LIghtweight Multirole Aircraft
     
    1950
    Thumbnail picture of the Northrop F-89 Scorpion
    Northrop F-89 Scorpion
    Type: All-Weather Interceptor Aircraft
     
    1956
    Thumbnail picture of the Republic XF-103 (Thunderwarrior)
    Republic XF-103 (Thunderwarrior)
    Type: Supersonic Mixed-Propulsion Interceptor Proposal
     
    1949
    Thumbnail picture of the Republic XF-91 Thunderceptor
    Republic XF-91 Thunderceptor
    Type: High-Altitude Interceptor Prototype
     
    1960
    Thumbnail picture of the Saab J35 Draken (Dragon / Kite)
    Saab J35 Draken (Dragon / Kite)
    Type: Multirole Fighter Aircraft
     
    1985
    Thumbnail picture of the Sukhoi Su-27 (Flanker)
    Sukhoi Su-27 (Flanker)
    Type: Air Superiority / Ground Attack / Multirole Fighter
     
    1938
    Thumbnail picture of the Supermarine Spitfire
    Supermarine Spitfire
    Type: Fighter / Fighter-Bomber / Reconnaissance Aircraft
     
    1958
    Thumbnail picture of the Vought XF8U-3 Crusader III
    Vought XF8U-3 Crusader III
    Type: Carrier-based Fighter Prototype