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

    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 (103) 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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    HAL AMCA (Advanced Medium Combat Aircraft)
    5th Generation Fighter Concept
    HAL Sukhoi PMF/FGFA
    Multirole 5th Generation Fighter Concept
    Unmanned Combat Air Vehicle (UCAV)
    DRDO Rustom (Warrior)
    Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV)
    HAL HJT-36 Sitara (Star)
    Intermediate Jet Trainer / Light Attack Aircraft
    Ilyushin IL-214 MTA (Multirole Transport Aircraft)
    Medium-Lift Tactical Military Transport / Freighter
    HAL HTT-40
    Tandem-Seat Basic Trainer Aircraft
    Embraer E2 (E-Jet)
    Narrow-Body Passenger Airliner
    HAL LUH (Light Utility Helicopter)
    Multirole Lightweight Single-Engine Utility Helicopter
    HAL Tejas LCA (Light Combat Aircraft)
    Multirole Fighter Aircraft
    HAL LCH (Light Combat Helicopter)
    Light Attack Helicopter
    Airbus A350
    Wide-Body Long-Range Airliner
    Boeing P-8 Poseidon
    Multi-mission Maritime Patrol Reconnaissance and Anti-Submarine Warfare Aircraft
    DRDO Nishant
    Reconnaissance Unmanned Aerial Vehicle
    Sukhoi Superjet 100 (SSJ 100)
    Regional Passenger Jet Airliner
    Boeing 787 (Dreamliner)
    Wide-Body Passenger Airliner
    Mikoyan MiG-29K (Fulcrum-D)
    Carrier-Based Multi-Role Fighter
    Honeywell RQ-16 T-Hawk (Tarantula Hawk)
    VTOL Micro Air Vehicle
    ShinMaywa US-2
    Amphibious Flying Boat Aircraft
    Mikoyan MiG-35 (Fulcrum-F)
    Multi-role Aircraft
    IAI Heron / Machatz-1
    Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV)
    HAL Dhruv (Polaris)
    Multirole Medium-Lift Transport Helicopter
    Kamov Ka-226 Sergei (Hoodlum)
    Light Utility Helicopter (LUH)
    Dassault Rafale
    Multi-role 4th Generation Fighter
    Leonardo (AgustaWestland) AW101 / EH Industries EH101 Merlin
    Medium Lift / Multirole Helicopter
    Sukhoi Su-30 (Flanker-C)
    Air Superiority / Strike Fighter Aircraft
    Boeing 777 (Triple Seven)
    Wide-Body Passenger / Cargo Jet Airliner
    Boeing C-17 Globemaster III
    Tactical / Strategic Military Transport Aircraft
    Kamov Ka-31 (Helix)
    Airborne Early Warning (AEW) Naval Helicopter
    Airbus A330
    Wide Body Passenger Jet Airliner
    IAI Searcher
    Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV)
    Airbus A320
    Passenger Narrow-Body Jet Airliner
    Boeing / Hughes AH-64 Apache
    Attack Helicopter
    Mikoyan MiG-29 (Fulcrum)
    Lightweight Multi-Role Fighter
    Gulfstream II / III / C-20 / SRA-1
    VIP Transport / Reconnaissance Platform
    Mil Mi-26 (Halo)
    Heavy-Lift Transport Helicopter
    Dornier Do 228
    Utility Transport / Maritime Patrol Aircraft
    Kamov Ka-27 (Helix)
    Anti-Ship / Multi-role Naval Helicopter
    Mil Mi-17 (Hip-H)
    Medium-Lift Transport Helicopter / Gunship
    Dassault Mirage 2000
    Multi-role Aircraft
    BAe Sea Harrier
    Carrierborne V/STOL (Vertical Short Take-Off and Landing) Strike Fighter
    Antonov An-32 (Cline)
    Tactical Military Transport
    BAe Hawk
    Advanced Trainer / Light Strike
    Ilyushin IL-76 (Candid)
    Strategic Transport / Tanker Aircraft
    Mikoyan MiG-27 (Flogger)
    Ground Attack Aircraft
    Mil Mi-24 (Hind)
    Armed Assault Gunship / Attack Helicopter
    SEPECAT Jaguar
    Strike Fighter
    Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-25 (Foxbat)
    Supersonic Interceptor / Reconnaissance Bomber Aircraft
    Tupolev Tu-142 (Bear)
    Long-Range Anti-Submarine Warfare Bomber
    Tupolev Tu-22M (Backfire)
    Strategic Bomber / Maritime Strike Fighter
    Boeing 747 (Jumbo Jet)
    Long-Range Passenger / Heavy Cargo Transport
    Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-23 (Flogger)
    Fighter-Interceptor Aircraft
    Boeing 737
    Short-to-Medium Range Passenger Transport
    Ilyushin IL-38 (May)
    Anti-Submarine Maritime Patrol Aircraft
    HAL HJT-16 Kiran (Ray of Light)
    Intermediate-Advanced Trainer / Light Attack Aircraft
    HAL HF-24 Marut (Spirit of the Tempest)
    Supersonic Fighter-Bomber Aircraft
    Mil Mi-8 (Hip)
    Multirole Medium Helicopter
    Kamov Ka-25 (Hormone)
    Anti-Submarine Warfare (ASW) Helicopter
    Tupolev Tu-126 (Moss)
    Airborne Early Warning Aircraft
    Mil Mi-2 (Hoplite)
    Light Utility / Training Helicopter
    PZL TS-11 Iskra
    Twin-Seat Jet Trainer Aircraft
    Beechcraft King Air
    Multirole Transport Aircraft
    Boeing CH-47 Chinook
    Medium-Lift, Tandem Rotor Transport Helicopter
    Sikorsky SH-3 Sea King
    Ship-based Anti-Submarine Warfare (ASW) Helicopter
    Hughes TH-55 Osage
    Light Utility Helicopter
    Aerospatiale Alouette III
    Light Utility Helicopter / Light Attack Helicopter
    Antonov An-12 (Cub)
    Military Transport
    Breguet Br.1050 Alize (Tradewind)
    Anti-Submarine Warfare Aircraft
    Folland / Hawker-Siddeley Gnat
    Fighter / Trainer Aircraft
    de Havilland Canada DHC-4 Caribou
    Tactical Transport Aircraft
    Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-21 (Fishbed)
    Fighter Aircraft
    Sukhoi Su-7 (Fitter-A)
    Fighter-Bomber / Ground Attack Aircraft
    Aerospatiale Alouette II
    Light Utility Helicopter
    Lockheed C-130 Hercules
    Tactical Transport / Multi-role / Multi-Mission Aircraft
    Hawker Hunter
    Daytime Interceptor / Strike Fighter
    Dassault Mystere / Super Mystere
    Strike Fighter
    Hawker (Armstrong Whitworth) Sea Hawk
    Carrier-borne Fighter Aircraft
    Mil Mi-4 (Hound)
    Military and Civilian Transport Helicopter
    de Havilland Canada DHC-3 Otter
    Floatplane Aircraft
    Dassault MD.450 Ouragan (Hurricane)
    Fighter / Fighter-Bomber Aircraft
    English Electric Canberra
    High-Altitude Medium Bomber / Reconnaissance Aircraft
    Fairchild C-119 Flying Boxcar
    Military Transport / Gunship Aircraft
    Bell H-13 Sioux
    Light Utility / Observation Helicopter
    Bell Model 47
    Light Multi-Purpose Utility Helicopter
    de Havilland DH.100 Vampire
    Jet-Powered Fighter / Fighter-Bomber
    Hawker Tempest
    Fighter-Bomber / Interceptor Aircraft
    Douglas C-47 (Skytrain / Dakota)
    Medium Transport Aircraft
    Airspeed Horsa
    Towed Glider Transport
    Stinson L-5 Sentinel
    Light Reconnaissance / Observation / Liaison Aircraft
    Consolidated B-24 Liberator
    Heavy Bomber
    Vultee A-35 Vengeance
    Dive Bomber
    Handley Page Halifax
    Heavy Bomber / Night Bomber Aircraft
    Boulton Paul Defiant
    Night-fighter / Interceptor Aircraft
    Curtiss P-36 Hawk (Hawk 75 / Mohawk)
    Supermarine Spitfire
    Fighter / Fighter-Bomber / Reconnaissance Aircraft
    Westland Lysander
    Liaison / Army Cooperation Aircraft
    Hawker Hurricane
    Fighter / Ground Attack Aircraft
    Airspeed Oxford
    Gunnery / Bomber / Navigation / Radio Crew Trainer
    Bristol Blenheim
    Light-Medium Bomber / Heavy Fighter / Night Fighter
    North American T-6 Texan
    Two-Seat Advanced Trainer Aircraft
    de Havilland DH.82 Tiger Moth
    Basic Trainer Biplane
    Airco DH.9
    Light Bomber Biplane Aircraft
    Avro 504
    Biplane Reconnaissance / Biplane Trainer Aircraft