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    Night Fighter Aircraft

    At one point in military aviation history, the dedicated "Night Fighter" ruled the night sky largely due to specially-trained crews, onboard radar and available weaponry.





    There are a total of (58) Night Fighter Aircraft in the Military Factory. Entries are listed below in alphanumeric order. Flag images indicative of country of origin.



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    A
     1 


    1946
    Thumbnail picture of the Aichi S1A Denko (Bolt of Lightning)

    Aichi S1A Denko (Bolt of Lightning)
    Twin-Engine Night-Fighter Aircraft Proposal
    A
     2 


    1933
    Thumbnail picture of the ANF Les Mureaux (Series)

    ANF Les Mureaux (Series)
    Light Observation Aircraft
    A
     3 


    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Arado Ar 240

    Arado Ar 240
    Multi-Purpose / Multi-Role Heavy Fighter Aircraft
    A
     4 


    1945
    Thumbnail picture of the Arado Ar Projekt II

    Arado Ar Projekt II
    Nightfighter / All-Weather Fighter Proposal
    A
     5 


    1943
    Thumbnail picture of the Arado Ar TEW 16/43-19

    Arado Ar TEW 16/43-19
    Multi-Role Aircraft
    A
     6 


    1945
    Thumbnail picture of the Arado NJ-1 Nacht Jager (Night Hunter)

    Arado NJ-1 Nacht Jager (Night Hunter)
    Jet-Powered Night Fighter / Night Bomber
    B
     7 


    1950
    Thumbnail picture of the Bell D-36

    Bell D-36
    All-Weather Heavy Fighter / Night-Fighter Proposal
    B
     8 


    1939
    Thumbnail picture of the Boulton Paul Defiant

    Boulton Paul Defiant
    Night-fighter / Interceptor Aircraft
    B
     9 


    1915
    Thumbnail picture of the Breguet Br.5

    Breguet Br.5
    Bomber / Escort Fighter / Night-Fighter Biplane
    B
     10 


    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Bristol Beaufighter

    Bristol Beaufighter
    Heavy Fighter / Night-Fighter
    B
     11 


    1937
    Thumbnail picture of the Bristol Blenheim

    Bristol Blenheim
    Light-Medium Bomber / Heavy Fighter / Night Fighter
    C
     12 


    1949
    Thumbnail picture of the CONVAIR Skate

    CONVAIR Skate
    Seaplane Fighter / Flying Boat Fighter / Interceptor
    C
     13 


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

    Curtiss-Wright XP-87 / XF-87 Blackhawk
    Interceptor / Night Fighter
    d
     14 


    1946
    Thumbnail picture of the de Havilland DH.100 Vampire

    de Havilland DH.100 Vampire
    Jet-Powered Fighter / Fighter-Bomber
    d
     15 


    1952
    Thumbnail picture of the de Havilland DH.112 Venom

    de Havilland DH.112 Venom
    Fighter / Fighter-Bomber / Night-Fighter
    d
     16 


    1942
    Thumbnail picture of the de Havilland DH.98 Mosquito

    de Havilland DH.98 Mosquito
    Multirole Heavy Fighter / Fighter-Bomber
    D
     17 


    1937
    Thumbnail picture of the Dornier Do 17 (Flying Pencil)

    Dornier Do 17 (Flying Pencil)
    Medium Bomber
    D
     18 


    1939
    Thumbnail picture of the Dornier Do 215

    Dornier Do 215
    Reconnaissance / Light Bomber / Night-Fighter Aircraft
    D
     19 


    1941
    Thumbnail picture of the Dornier Do 217

    Dornier Do 217
    Multirole Medium Bomber
    D
     20 


    1945
    Thumbnail picture of the Dornier Do P.256 (Project 256)

    Dornier Do P.256 (Project 256)
    Night-Fighter / Fighter-Bomber Proposal
    D
     21 


    1946
    Thumbnail picture of the Douglas A-1 Skyraider (AD-1)

    Douglas A-1 Skyraider (AD-1)
    Fighter-Bomber
    D
     22 


    1941
    Thumbnail picture of the Douglas A-20 Havoc / Boston

    Douglas A-20 Havoc / Boston
    Light Bomber / Night-Fighter
    D
     23 


    1951
    Thumbnail picture of the Douglas F3D / F-10 Skyknight

    Douglas F3D / F-10 Skyknight
    Carrier-Borne Night-Fighter Aircraft
    D
     24 


    1942
    Thumbnail picture of the Douglas P-70 Nighthawk

    Douglas P-70 Nighthawk
    Night-Fighter Aircraft
    F
     25 


    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Fairey Fulmar

    Fairey Fulmar
    Carrier-Borne Fighter / Fighter-Bomber
    F
     26 


    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the Focke-Wulf Ta 154 Moskito (Mosquito)

    Focke-Wulf Ta 154 Moskito (Mosquito)
    Night Fighter Aircraft
    G
     27 


    1935
    Thumbnail picture of the Gloster Gauntlet

    Gloster Gauntlet
    Biplane Fighter Aircraft
    G
     28 


    1950
    Thumbnail picture of the Goodyear GA-17

    Goodyear GA-17
    All-Weather Heavy Fighter / Night-Fighter Proposal
    G
     29 


    1945
    Thumbnail picture of the Gotha Go P.60C

    Gotha Go P.60C
    All-Weather / Nightfighter Aircraft
    G
     30 


    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the Grumman F7F Tigercat

    Grumman F7F Tigercat
    Carrier-Borne Nightfighter / Heavy Fighter Aircraft
    G
     31 


    1942
    Thumbnail picture of the Grumman TBF Avenger

    Grumman TBF Avenger
    Carrier-Borne Torpedo Bomber Aircraft
    H
     32 


    1943
    Thumbnail picture of the Heinkel He 219 Uhu (Eagle-Owl)

    Heinkel He 219 Uhu (Eagle-Owl)
    Night-Fighter
    H
     33 


    1945
    Thumbnail picture of the Heinkel He P.1078B

    Heinkel He P.1078B
    Jet-Powered Tailless Fighter / Interceptor / Night Fighter
    J
     34 


    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the Junkers Ju 388 (Stortebeker)

    Junkers Ju 388 (Stortebeker)
    Multi-Role Heavy Fighter
    J
     35 


    1939
    Thumbnail picture of the Junkers Ju 88

    Junkers Ju 88
    Medium Bomber / Multi-Role Aircraft
    K
     36 


    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the Kawasaki Ki-102 (Randy)

    Kawasaki Ki-102 (Randy)
    Ground Attack / Heavy Fighter / Night Fighter Aircraft
    K
     37 


    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the Kawasaki Ki-45 KAIc Toryu (Nick)

    Kawasaki Ki-45 KAIc Toryu (Nick)
    Dedicated Night-Fighter Aircraft
    M
     38 


    1947
    Thumbnail picture of the McDonnell F2H Banshee

    McDonnell F2H Banshee
    Fighter
    M
     39 


    1937
    Thumbnail picture of the Messerschmitt Bf 109

    Messerschmitt Bf 109
    Single-Seat Multirole Fighter
    M
     40 


    1937
    Thumbnail picture of the Messerschmitt Bf 110 Zerstorer (Destroyer)

    Messerschmitt Bf 110 Zerstorer (Destroyer)
    Heavy Fighter / Fighter-Bomber / Night Fighter
    M
     41 


    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the Messerschmitt Me 262 (Schwalbe / Sturmvogel)

    Messerschmitt Me 262 (Schwalbe / Sturmvogel)
    Single-Seat Jet-Powered Fighter / Fighter-Bomber Aircraft
    M
     42 


    1945
    Thumbnail picture of the Messerschmitt Me P.262 HG III

    Messerschmitt Me P.262 HG III
    Proposed Jet-Powered Fighter / Interceptor
    M
     43 


    1941
    Thumbnail picture of the Mitsubishi Ki-46 (Dinah)

    Mitsubishi Ki-46 (Dinah)
    Reconnaissance / Heavy Fighter / Bomber Interceptor
    N
     44 


    1942
    Thumbnail picture of the Nakajima J1N1 Gekko (Irving)

    Nakajima J1N1 Gekko (Irving)
    Reconnaissance Aircraft / Night-Fighter / Heavy Fighter
    N
     45 


    1946
    Thumbnail picture of the North American F-82 / P-82 Twin Mustang

    North American F-82 / P-82 Twin Mustang
    Long-Range Escort / Ground Attack / Nightfighter Aircraft
    N
     46 


    1943
    Thumbnail picture of the Northrop P-61 / F-61 Black Widow

    Northrop P-61 / F-61 Black Widow
    Night Fighter / Reconnaissance Aircraft
    P
     47 


    1941
    Thumbnail picture of the Petlyakov Pe-2 (Pawn)

    Petlyakov Pe-2 (Pawn)
    Dive Bomber / Light Bomber Aircraft
    P
     48 


    1941
    Thumbnail picture of the Petlyakov Pe-3

    Petlyakov Pe-3
    Long-Range Heavy Fighter / Night-Fighter Aircraft
    P
     49 


    1938
    Thumbnail picture of the Potez 630 (Series)

    Potez 630 (Series)
    Heavy Fighter / Multirole Aircraft
    R
     50 


    1941
    Thumbnail picture of the Reggiane Re.2001 Falco II (Falcon II)

    Reggiane Re.2001 Falco II (Falcon II)
    Fighter / Fighter-Bomber
    R
     51 


    1912
    Thumbnail picture of the Royal Aircraft Factory B.E.2

    Royal Aircraft Factory B.E.2
    Reconnaissance / Artillery Spotting / Trainer Biplane Aircraft
    S
     52 


    1916
    Thumbnail picture of the Sopwith 1-1/2 Strutter (One-and-One-Half Strutter)

    Sopwith 1-1/2 Strutter (One-and-One-Half Strutter)
    Fighter / Reconnaissance / Light Bomber
    S
     53 


    1917
    Thumbnail picture of the SPAD S.XI

    SPAD S.XI
    Biplane Fighter
    S
     54 


    1946
    Thumbnail picture of the Sukhoi Su-9 / Su-11 / Su-13 (1946)

    Sukhoi Su-9 / Su-11 / Su-13 (1946)
    Fighter / Fighter-Bomber / Night-Fighter
    V
     55 


    1942
    Thumbnail picture of the Vought F4U Corsair

    Vought F4U Corsair
    Carrier-Based Fighter / Fighter-Bomber / Night Fighter
    Y
     56 


    1943
    Thumbnail picture of the Yakovlev Yak-9 (Frank)

    Yakovlev Yak-9 (Frank)
    Fighter / Fighter-Bomber Aircraft
    Y
     57 


    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the Yokosuka P1Y1 Ginga (Frances)

    Yokosuka P1Y1 Ginga (Frances)
    Light-Medium Bomber / Dive Bomber / Torpedo Bomber / Night-Fighter
    Y
     58 


    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the Yokosuka P1Y2-S Kyokko (Aurora)

    Yokosuka P1Y2-S Kyokko (Aurora)
    Night-Fighter / Night-Intruder Aircraft