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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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    B
     1 


    1961
    Thumbnail picture of the Bell D-188 (XF3L / XF-109)

    Bell D-188 (XF3L / XF-109)
    Vertical Take-Off and Landing (VTOL) Supersonic Multirole Aircraft Proposal
    B
     2 


    1976
    Thumbnail picture of the Boeing / McDonnell Douglas F-15 Eagle

    Boeing / McDonnell Douglas F-15 Eagle
    Multirole Aircraft
    C
     3 


    1956
    Thumbnail picture of the CONVAIR F-102 Delta Dagger

    CONVAIR F-102 Delta Dagger
    Interceptor Aircraft
    C
     4 


    1959
    Thumbnail picture of the CONVAIR F-106 Delta Dart

    CONVAIR F-106 Delta Dart
    Interceptor Aircraft
    C
     5 


    1949
    Thumbnail picture of the CONVAIR Skate

    CONVAIR Skate
    Seaplane Fighter / Flying Boat Fighter / Interceptor
    C
     6 


    1948
    Thumbnail picture of the Curtiss-Wright XP-87 / XF-87 Blackhawk

    Curtiss-Wright XP-87 / XF-87 Blackhawk
    Interceptor / Night Fighter
    d
     7 


    1942
    Thumbnail picture of the de Havilland DH.98 Mosquito

    de Havilland DH.98 Mosquito
    Multirole Heavy Fighter / Fighter-Bomber
    D
     8 


    1956
    Thumbnail picture of the Douglas F4D / F-6 Skyray

    Douglas F4D / F-6 Skyray
    High-Altitude Carrier-borne Interceptor Aircraft
    D
     9 


    1959
    Thumbnail picture of the Douglas F6D Missileer

    Douglas F6D Missileer
    Carrier-Based Fleet Defense Fighter / Interceptor Aircraft
    E
     10 


    1960
    Thumbnail picture of the English Electric / BAC Lightning

    English Electric / BAC Lightning
    Interceptor
    G
     11 


    1974
    Thumbnail picture of the Grumman F-14 Tomcat

    Grumman F-14 Tomcat
    Carrier-Borne Air Defence / Air Superiority Fighter
    G
     12 


    1945
    Thumbnail picture of the Grumman F8F Bearcat

    Grumman F8F Bearcat
    Carrierborne Fighter / Interceptor Aircraft
    L
     13 


    1958
    Thumbnail picture of the Lockheed F-104 Starfighter

    Lockheed F-104 Starfighter
    Fighter / Interceptor
    L
     14 


    1950
    Thumbnail picture of the Lockheed F-94 Starfire

    Lockheed F-94 Starfire
    All-Weather Interceptor Aircraft
    L
     15 


    1963
    Thumbnail picture of the Lockheed YF-12

    Lockheed YF-12
    High-Altitude, High-Speed Interceptor Aircraft
    M
     16 


    1957
    Thumbnail picture of the McDonnell F-101 Voodoo

    McDonnell F-101 Voodoo
    Interceptor / Reconnaissance Aircraft
    M
     17 


    1956
    Thumbnail picture of the McDonnell F3H Demon

    McDonnell F3H Demon
    Carrierborne Fighter / Interceptor / Fighter-Bomber
    M
     18 


    1948
    Thumbnail picture of the McDonnell Model 60

    McDonnell Model 60
    Carrier-based Fleet Defense Fighter / Interceptor Proposal
    M
     19 


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

    Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-21 (Fishbed)
    Fighter Aircraft
    M
     20 


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

    Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-23 (Flogger)
    Fighter-Interceptor Aircraft
    N
     21 


    1955
    Thumbnail picture of the North American XF-108 Rapier

    North American XF-108 Rapier
    Long-Range, High-Speed Interceptor Aircraft Proposal
    N
     22 


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

    Northrop F-5 Freedom Fighter / Tiger / Tiger II
    LIghtweight Multirole Aircraft
    N
     23 


    1950
    Thumbnail picture of the Northrop F-89 Scorpion

    Northrop F-89 Scorpion
    All-Weather Interceptor Aircraft
    R
     24 


    1956
    Thumbnail picture of the Republic XF-103 (Thunderwarrior)

    Republic XF-103 (Thunderwarrior)
    Supersonic Mixed-Propulsion Interceptor Proposal
    R
     25 


    1949
    Thumbnail picture of the Republic XF-91 Thunderceptor

    Republic XF-91 Thunderceptor
    High-Altitude Interceptor Prototype
    S
     26 


    1960
    Thumbnail picture of the Saab J35 Draken (Dragon / Kite)

    Saab J35 Draken (Dragon / Kite)
    Multirole Fighter Aircraft
    S
     27 


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

    Sukhoi Su-27 (Flanker)
    Air Superiority / Ground Attack / Multirole Fighter
    S
     28 


    1938
    Thumbnail picture of the Supermarine Spitfire

    Supermarine Spitfire
    Fighter / Fighter-Bomber / Reconnaissance Aircraft
    V
     29 


    1958
    Thumbnail picture of the Vought XF8U-3 Crusader III

    Vought XF8U-3 Crusader III
    Carrier-based Fighter Prototype