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    Indian Air Force (IAF) Aircraft from Origin to Present Day

    The Indian Air Force has been steadily stockpiling a large collection of aircraft since its independence from Britain in 1947.





    There are a total of (101) Indian Air Force (IAF) Aircraft from Origin to Present Day in the Military Factory. Entries are listed below by initial year of service descending. Flag images indicative of country of origin. Developmental products and future concepts are also included in this listing.


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    1
    2025
    Thumbnail picture of the HAL AMCA (Advanced Medium Combat Aircraft)
    HAL AMCA (Advanced Medium Combat Aircraft)
    2
    2022
    Thumbnail picture of the HAL Sukhoi PMF/FGFA
    HAL Sukhoi PMF/FGFA
    3
    2020
    Thumbnail picture of the DRDO AURA
    DRDO AURA
    4
    2018
    Thumbnail picture of the DRDO Rustom (Warrior)
    DRDO Rustom (Warrior)
    5
    2018
    Thumbnail picture of the Ilyushin IL-214 MTA (Multirole Transport Aircraft)
    Ilyushin IL-214 MTA (Multirole Transport Aircraft)
    6
    2018
    Thumbnail picture of the HAL HTT-40
    HAL HTT-40
    7
    2018
    Thumbnail picture of the Embraer E2 (E-Jet)
    Embraer E2 (E-Jet)
    8
    2016
    Thumbnail picture of the HAL LCH (Light Combat Helicopter)
    HAL LCH (Light Combat Helicopter)
    9
    2015
    Thumbnail picture of the HAL Tejas LCA (Light Combat Aircraft)
    HAL Tejas LCA (Light Combat Aircraft)
    10
    2015
    Thumbnail picture of the HAL HJT-36 Sitara (Star)
    HAL HJT-36 Sitara (Star)
    11
    2014
    Thumbnail picture of the Airbus A350
    Airbus A350
    12
    2013
    Thumbnail picture of the Boeing P-8 Poseidon
    Boeing P-8 Poseidon
    13
    2012
    Thumbnail picture of the DRDO Nishant
    DRDO Nishant
    14
    2011
    Thumbnail picture of the Sukhoi Superjet 100 (SSJ 100)
    Sukhoi Superjet 100 (SSJ 100)
    15
    2011
    Thumbnail picture of the Boeing 787 (Dreamliner)
    Boeing 787 (Dreamliner)
    16
    2009
    Thumbnail picture of the Mikoyan MiG-29K (Fulcrum-D)
    Mikoyan MiG-29K (Fulcrum-D)
    17
    2008
    Thumbnail picture of the Honeywell RQ-16 T-Hawk (Tarantula Hawk)
    Honeywell RQ-16 T-Hawk (Tarantula Hawk)
    18
    2007
    Thumbnail picture of the ShinMaywa US-2
    ShinMaywa US-2
    19
    2007
    Thumbnail picture of the Mikoyan MiG-35 (Fulcrum-F)
    Mikoyan MiG-35 (Fulcrum-F)
    20
    2005
    Thumbnail picture of the IAI Heron / Machatz-1
    IAI Heron / Machatz-1
    21
    2002
    Thumbnail picture of the HAL Dhruv (Polaris)
    HAL Dhruv (Polaris)
    22
    2002
    Thumbnail picture of the Kamov Ka-226 Sergei
    Kamov Ka-226 Sergei
    23
    2001
    Thumbnail picture of the Dassault Rafale
    Dassault Rafale
    24
    2000
    Thumbnail picture of the AgustaWestland AW101/ EH Industries EH101 Merlin
    AgustaWestland AW101/ EH Industries EH101 Merlin
    25
    1996
    Thumbnail picture of the Sukhoi Su-30 (Flanker-C)
    Sukhoi Su-30 (Flanker-C)
    26
    1995
    Thumbnail picture of the Boeing C-17 Globemaster III
    Boeing C-17 Globemaster III
    27
    1995
    Thumbnail picture of the Kamov Ka-31 (Helix)
    Kamov Ka-31 (Helix)
    28
    1995
    Thumbnail picture of the Boeing 777 (Triple Seven)
    Boeing 777 (Triple Seven)
    29
    1994
    Thumbnail picture of the Airbus A330
    Airbus A330
    30
    1992
    Thumbnail picture of the IAI Searcher
    IAI Searcher
    31
    1988
    Thumbnail picture of the Airbus A320
    Airbus A320
    32
    1986
    Thumbnail picture of the Boeing / Hughes AH-64 Apache
    Boeing / Hughes AH-64 Apache
    33
    1984
    Thumbnail picture of the Mikoyan MiG-29 (Fulcrum)
    Mikoyan MiG-29 (Fulcrum)
    34
    1983
    Thumbnail picture of the Gulfstream II / III / C-20 / SRA-1
    Gulfstream II / III / C-20 / SRA-1
    35
    1983
    Thumbnail picture of the Mil Mi-26 (Halo)
    Mil Mi-26 (Halo)
    36
    1982
    Thumbnail picture of the Dornier Do 228
    Dornier Do 228
    37
    1982
    Thumbnail picture of the Kamov Ka-27 (Helix)
    Kamov Ka-27 (Helix)
    38
    1981
    Thumbnail picture of the Mil Mi-17 (Hip-H)
    Mil Mi-17 (Hip-H)
    39
    1979
    Thumbnail picture of the Dassault Mirage 2000
    Dassault Mirage 2000
    40
    1978
    Thumbnail picture of the BAe Sea Harrier
    BAe Sea Harrier
    41
    1976
    Thumbnail picture of the Antonov An-32 (Cline)
    Antonov An-32 (Cline)
    42
    1976
    Thumbnail picture of the BAe Hawk
    BAe Hawk
    43
    1975
    Thumbnail picture of the Ilyushin IL-76 (Candid)
    Ilyushin IL-76 (Candid)
    44
    1975
    Thumbnail picture of the Mikoyan MiG-27 (Flogger)
    Mikoyan MiG-27 (Flogger)
    45
    1973
    Thumbnail picture of the Mil Mi-24 (Hind)
    Mil Mi-24 (Hind)
    46
    1973
    Thumbnail picture of the SEPECAT Jaguar
    SEPECAT Jaguar
    47
    1972
    Thumbnail picture of the Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-25 (Foxbat)
    Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-25 (Foxbat)
    48
    1972
    Thumbnail picture of the Tupolev Tu-142 (Bear)
    Tupolev Tu-142 (Bear)
    49
    1972
    Thumbnail picture of the Tupolev Tu-22M (Backfire)
    Tupolev Tu-22M (Backfire)
    50
    1970
    Thumbnail picture of the Boeing 747 (Jumbo Jet)
    Boeing 747 (Jumbo Jet)
    51
    1970
    Thumbnail picture of the Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-23 (Flogger)
    Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-23 (Flogger)
    52
    1968
    Thumbnail picture of the Boeing 737
    Boeing 737
    53
    1968
    Thumbnail picture of the Ilyushin IL-38 (May)
    Ilyushin IL-38 (May)
    54
    1968
    Thumbnail picture of the HAL HJT-16 Kiran (Ray of Light)
    HAL HJT-16 Kiran (Ray of Light)
    55
    1967
    Thumbnail picture of the HAL HF-24 Marut (Spirit of the Tempest)
    HAL HF-24 Marut (Spirit of the Tempest)
    56
    1967
    Thumbnail picture of the Mil Mi-8 (Hip)
    Mil Mi-8 (Hip)
    57
    1966
    Thumbnail picture of the Kamov Ka-25 (Hormone)
    Kamov Ka-25 (Hormone)
    58
    1965
    Thumbnail picture of the Tupolev Tu-126 (Moss)
    Tupolev Tu-126 (Moss)
    59
    1965
    Thumbnail picture of the Mil Mi-2 (Hoplite)
    Mil Mi-2 (Hoplite)
    60
    1964
    Thumbnail picture of the PZL TS-11 Iskra
    PZL TS-11 Iskra
    61
    1964
    Thumbnail picture of the Beechcraft King Air
    Beechcraft King Air
    62
    1962
    Thumbnail picture of the Boeing CH-47 Chinook
    Boeing CH-47 Chinook
    63
    1961
    Thumbnail picture of the Sikorsky SH-3 Sea King
    Sikorsky SH-3 Sea King
    64
    1961
    Thumbnail picture of the Hughes TH-55 Osage
    Hughes TH-55 Osage
    65
    1960
    Thumbnail picture of the Aerospatiale Alouette III
    Aerospatiale Alouette III
    66
    1959
    Thumbnail picture of the Antonov An-12 (Cub)
    Antonov An-12 (Cub)
    67
    1959
    Thumbnail picture of the Breguet Br.1050 Alize (Tradewind)
    Breguet Br.1050 Alize (Tradewind)
    68
    1959
    Thumbnail picture of the Folland / Hawker-Siddeley Gnat
    Folland / Hawker-Siddeley Gnat
    69
    1959
    Thumbnail picture of the de Havilland Canada DHC-4 Caribou
    de Havilland Canada DHC-4 Caribou
    70
    1959
    Thumbnail picture of the Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-21 (Fishbed)
    Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-21 (Fishbed)
    71
    1959
    Thumbnail picture of the Sukhoi Su-7 (Fitter-A)
    Sukhoi Su-7 (Fitter-A)
    72
    1957
    Thumbnail picture of the Aerospatiale Alouette II
    Aerospatiale Alouette II
    73
    1956
    Thumbnail picture of the Lockheed C-130 Hercules
    Lockheed C-130 Hercules
    74
    1956
    Thumbnail picture of the Hawker Hunter
    Hawker Hunter
    75
    1955
    Thumbnail picture of the Dassault Mystere / Super Mystere
    Dassault Mystere / Super Mystere
    76
    1953
    Thumbnail picture of the Hawker (Armstrong Whitworth) Sea Hawk
    Hawker (Armstrong Whitworth) Sea Hawk
    77
    1953
    Thumbnail picture of the Mil Mi-4 (Hound)
    Mil Mi-4 (Hound)
    78
    1953
    Thumbnail picture of the de Havilland Canada DHC-3 Otter
    de Havilland Canada DHC-3 Otter
    79
    1952
    Thumbnail picture of the Dassault MD.450 Ouragan (Hurricane)
    Dassault MD.450 Ouragan (Hurricane)
    80
    1951
    Thumbnail picture of the English Electric Canberra
    English Electric Canberra
    81
    1947
    Thumbnail picture of the Fairchild C-119 Flying Boxcar
    Fairchild C-119 Flying Boxcar
    82
    1947
    Thumbnail picture of the Bell H-13 Sioux
    Bell H-13 Sioux
    83
    1946
    Thumbnail picture of the Bell Model 47
    Bell Model 47
    84
    1946
    Thumbnail picture of the de Havilland DH.100 Vampire
    de Havilland DH.100 Vampire
    85
    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the Hawker Tempest
    Hawker Tempest
    86
    1942
    Thumbnail picture of the Airspeed Horsa
    Airspeed Horsa
    87
    1942
    Thumbnail picture of the Douglas C-47 (Skytrain / Dakota)
    Douglas C-47 (Skytrain / Dakota)
    88
    1942
    Thumbnail picture of the Stinson L-5 Sentinel
    Stinson L-5 Sentinel
    89
    1941
    Thumbnail picture of the Consolidated B-24 Liberator
    Consolidated B-24 Liberator
    90
    1941
    Thumbnail picture of the Vultee A-35 Vengeance
    Vultee A-35 Vengeance
    91
    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Handley Page Halifax
    Handley Page Halifax
    92
    1939
    Thumbnail picture of the Boulton Paul Defiant
    Boulton Paul Defiant
    93
    1938
    Thumbnail picture of the Curtiss P-36 Hawk (Hawk 75 / Mohawk)
    Curtiss P-36 Hawk (Hawk 75 / Mohawk)
    94
    1938
    Thumbnail picture of the Supermarine Spitfire
    Supermarine Spitfire
    95
    1938
    Thumbnail picture of the Westland Lysander
    Westland Lysander
    96
    1937
    Thumbnail picture of the Hawker Hurricane
    Hawker Hurricane
    97
    1937
    Thumbnail picture of the Airspeed Oxford
    Airspeed Oxford
    98
    1936
    Thumbnail picture of the North American T-6 Texan
    North American T-6 Texan
    99
    1932
    Thumbnail picture of the de Havilland DH.82 Tiger Moth
    de Havilland DH.82 Tiger Moth
    100
    1917
    Thumbnail picture of the Airco DH.9
    Airco DH.9
    101
    1913
    Thumbnail picture of the Avro 504
    Avro 504