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    Falklands War Aircraft

    Authored By Staff Writer | Last Updated: 12/1/2015

    A testy 1982 situation led to open war between Argentina and Great Britain, resulting in the combat debut of the coveted Harrier jump jet.





    There are a total of (29) Falklands War Aircraft in the Military Factory. Entries are listed below in alphanumeric order. Flag images indicative of country of origin.




    1978
    Aermacchi MB.339
    The Aermacchi MB.339 was the successor to the Aermacchi MB.326 in the advanced trainer and light str... [Read More]
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    1960
    Aerospatiale Alouette III
    The Aerospatiale Alouette III, is French for Skylark having a single-engine and to be used as a ligh... [Read More]
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    1973
    Aerospatiale Gazelle
    A popular light reconnaissance and attack helicopter for export order, the Aerospatiale Gazelle syst... [Read More]
    Thumbnail picture of the Aerospatiale Gazelle

    1976
    AgustaWestland AW109
    The British-Italian helicopter concern of AgustaWestland developed their AW109 model of 1971 as a co... [Read More]
    Thumbnail picture of the AgustaWestland AW109

    1978
    Alenia-Aeritalia G.222
    The Italian Alenia G.222 medium-lift tactical transport was born from a 1962 NATO requirement for a ... [Read More]
    Thumbnail picture of the Alenia-Aeritalia G.222

    1956
    Avro Vulcan
    The Avro Vulcan formed the second point on the triangle in the British "V-Bombers" collection - a se... [Read More]
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    1968
    BAe / Hawker Siddeley Nimrod
    The Nimrod aircraft came about as a replacement for the aging and World War Two-era piston-engine Av... [Read More]
    Thumbnail picture of the BAe / Hawker Siddeley Nimrod

    1978
    BAe Sea Harrier
    The arrival of the land-based Hawker Siddeley Harrier revolutionized the British military approach u... [Read More]
    Thumbnail picture of the BAe Sea Harrier

    1953
    Beechcraft T-34 Mentor
    The T-34 Mentor series served the United States Air Force and United States Navy well in training ge... [Read More]
    Thumbnail picture of the Beechcraft T-34 Mentor

    1959
    Bell UH-1 Iroquois (Huey)
    The UH-1 Iroquois "Huey" became an important part of American military actions beginning in 1960 and... [Read More]
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    1958
    Boeing 707
    The 707 model series for The Boeing Company proved to be the catalyst for their commercial market su... [Read More]
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    1968
    Boeing 737
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    1962
    Boeing CH-47 Chinook
    The Boeing "Chinook" line of medium-lift, tandem-rotor transport helicopters has been a mainstay uti... [Read More]
    Thumbnail picture of the Boeing CH-47 Chinook

    1969
    Dassault Mirage 5
    The Dassault Mirage 5 was the continuing evolution of the famous - and successful - Mirage III delta... [Read More]
    Thumbnail picture of the Dassault Mirage 5

    1961
    Dassault Mirage III
    The Mirage III supersonic fighter line proved a popular product throughout the Cold War decades wher... [Read More]
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    1978
    Dassault Super Etendard
    The Dassault "Super Etendard" was a further development of the original French Dassault Etendard IV ... [Read More]
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    1956
    Douglas A-4 Skyhawk
    The A-4 Skyhawk (nicknamed "Heinemann's Hot Rod" and the "Scooter") came about as a private venture ... [Read More]
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    1951
    English Electric Canberra
    The English Electric Canberra was a strike-minded, jet-powered medium bomber platform that made up B... [Read More]
    Thumbnail picture of the English Electric Canberra

    1975
    FMA IA-58 Pucara (Fortress)
    The impressive-looking, two-seat IA-58 Pucara (meaning "Fortress") was produced by the Fabrica Milit... [Read More]
    Thumbnail picture of the FMA IA-58 Pucara (Fortress)

    1954
    Grumman S-2 Tracker (S2F)
    The Grumman S-2 Tracker was designed, developed and produced for the United States Navy at a time wh... [Read More]
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    1957
    Handley Page Victor
    The Handley Page Victor formed the last part of the RAF's "V-Bomber" triangle which also included th... [Read More]
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    1969
    Hawker Siddeley Harrier / AV-8A
    The subsonic British Harrier "jump jet" became the world's first practical VTOL (Vertical Take-Off a... [Read More]
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    1956
    Lockheed C-130 Hercules
    Easily one of the most successful military aircraft of the post-World War 2 age, the Lockheed C-130 ... [Read More]
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    1962
    Lockheed Martin KC-130 Hercules / Super Hercules
    The Lockheed KC-130 Hercules is a combination tanker-transport aircraft based on the hugely successf... [Read More]
    Thumbnail picture of the Lockheed Martin KC-130 Hercules / Super Hercules

    1947
    Lockheed P2V Neptune
    The P2V Neptune series of aircraft was one of the more successful post-war designs for America, with... [Read More]
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    1960
    McDonnell Douglas F-4 Phantom II
    Arguably one of the finest combat fighters of the 20th Century, the McDonnell F-4 Phantom II series ... [Read More]
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    1961
    Sikorsky SH-3 Sea King
    At its peak, the Sikorsky SH-3 series of naval aircraft was a widely used and successful platform ut... [Read More]
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    1969
    Sud Aviation / Aerospatiale SA 330 Puma
    The Puma began life as a product of Sud Aviation designed to meet an French Army requirement for an ... [Read More]
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    1978
    Westland / AgustaWestland Lynx
    The Westland Lynx (AgustaWestland since 2000) was designed to a British Army requirement and initial... [Read More]
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