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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 (60) 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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    1946
    Thumbnail picture of the Aichi S1A Denko (Bolt of Lightning)
    Aichi S1A Denko (Bolt of Lightning)
    Type: Twin-Engine Night-Fighter Aircraft Proposal
     
    1933
    Thumbnail picture of the ANF Les Mureaux (Series)
    ANF Les Mureaux (Series)
    Type: Light Observation Aircraft
     
    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Arado Ar 240
    Arado Ar 240
    Type: Multi-Purpose / Multi-Role Heavy Fighter Aircraft
     
    1945
    Thumbnail picture of the Arado Ar Projekt II
    Arado Ar Projekt II
    Type: Nightfighter / All-Weather Fighter Proposal
     
    1943
    Thumbnail picture of the Arado Ar TEW 16/43-19
    Arado Ar TEW 16/43-19
    Type: Multi-Role Aircraft
     
    1945
    Thumbnail picture of the Arado NJ-1 Nacht Jager (Night Hunter)
    Arado NJ-1 Nacht Jager (Night Hunter)
    Type: Jet-Powered Night Fighter / Night Bomber
     
    1950
    Thumbnail picture of the Bell D-36
    Bell D-36
    Type: All-Weather Heavy Fighter / Night-Fighter Proposal
     
    1939
    Thumbnail picture of the Boulton Paul Defiant
    Boulton Paul Defiant
    Type: Night-fighter / Interceptor Aircraft
     
    1915
    Thumbnail picture of the Breguet Br.5
    Breguet Br.5
    Type: Bomber / Escort Fighter / Night-Fighter Biplane
     
    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Bristol Beaufighter
    Bristol Beaufighter
    Type: Heavy Fighter / Night-Fighter
     
    1937
    Thumbnail picture of the Bristol Blenheim
    Bristol Blenheim
    Type: Light-Medium Bomber / Heavy Fighter / Night Fighter
     
    1949
    Thumbnail picture of the CONVAIR Skate
    CONVAIR Skate
    Type: Seaplane Fighter / Flying Boat Fighter / Interceptor
     
    1948
    Thumbnail picture of the Curtiss-Wright XP-87 / XF-87 Blackhawk
    Curtiss-Wright XP-87 / XF-87 Blackhawk
    Type: Interceptor / Night Fighter
     
    1946
    Thumbnail picture of the de Havilland DH.100 Vampire
    de Havilland DH.100 Vampire
    Type: Jet-Powered Fighter / Fighter-Bomber
     
    1952
    Thumbnail picture of the de Havilland DH.112 Venom
    de Havilland DH.112 Venom
    Type: Fighter / Fighter-Bomber / Night-Fighter
     
    1942
    Thumbnail picture of the de Havilland DH.98 Mosquito
    de Havilland DH.98 Mosquito
    Type: Multirole Heavy Fighter / Fighter-Bomber
     
    1937
    Thumbnail picture of the Dornier Do 17 (Flying Pencil)
    Dornier Do 17 (Flying Pencil)
    Type: Medium Bomber
     
    1939
    Thumbnail picture of the Dornier Do 215
    Dornier Do 215
    Type: Reconnaissance / Light Bomber / Night-Fighter Aircraft
     
    1941
    Thumbnail picture of the Dornier Do 217
    Dornier Do 217
    Type: Multirole Medium Bomber
     
    1945
    Thumbnail picture of the Dornier Do P.254 (Do 535 / He 535)
    Dornier Do P.254 (Do 535 / He 535)
    Type: Mixed-Propulsion Heavy Fighter Aircraft Proposal
     
    1946
    Thumbnail picture of the Dornier Do P.256 (Project 256)
    Dornier Do P.256 (Project 256)
    Type: Night-Fighter / Fighter-Bomber Aircraft Proposal
     
    1946
    Thumbnail picture of the Douglas A-1 Skyraider (AD-1)
    Douglas A-1 Skyraider (AD-1)
    Type: Fighter-Bomber
     
    1941
    Thumbnail picture of the Douglas A-20 Havoc / Boston
    Douglas A-20 Havoc / Boston
    Type: Light Bomber / Night-Fighter
     
    1951
    Thumbnail picture of the Douglas F3D / F-10 Skyknight
    Douglas F3D / F-10 Skyknight
    Type: Carrier-Borne Night-Fighter Aircraft
     
    1942
    Thumbnail picture of the Douglas P-70 Nighthawk
    Douglas P-70 Nighthawk
    Type: Night-Fighter Aircraft
     
    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Fairey Fulmar
    Fairey Fulmar
    Type: Carrier-Borne Fighter / Fighter-Bomber
     
    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the Focke-Wulf Ta 154 Moskito (Mosquito)
    Focke-Wulf Ta 154 Moskito (Mosquito)
    Type: Night Fighter Aircraft
     
    1935
    Thumbnail picture of the Gloster Gauntlet
    Gloster Gauntlet
    Type: Biplane Fighter Aircraft
     
    1950
    Thumbnail picture of the Goodyear GA-17
    Goodyear GA-17
    Type: All-Weather Heavy Fighter / Night-Fighter Proposal
     
    1945
    Thumbnail picture of the Gotha Go P.60C
    Gotha Go P.60C
    Type: All-Weather / Nightfighter Aircraft
     
    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the Grumman F7F Tigercat
    Grumman F7F Tigercat
    Type: Carrier-Borne Nightfighter / Heavy Fighter Aircraft
     
    1942
    Thumbnail picture of the Grumman TBF Avenger
    Grumman TBF Avenger
    Type: Carrier-Borne Torpedo Bomber Aircraft
     
    1942
    Thumbnail picture of the Hawker P.1005
    Hawker P.1005
    Type: Twin-Engine, Three-Seat High-Speed Light Bomber / Heavy Fighter
     
    1943
    Thumbnail picture of the Heinkel He 219 Uhu (Eagle-Owl)
    Heinkel He 219 Uhu (Eagle-Owl)
    Type: Night-Fighter
     
    1945
    Thumbnail picture of the Heinkel He P.1078B
    Heinkel He P.1078B
    Type: Jet-Powered Tailless Fighter / Interceptor / Night Fighter
     
    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the Junkers Ju 388 (Stortebeker)
    Junkers Ju 388 (Stortebeker)
    Type: Multi-Role Heavy Fighter
     
    1939
    Thumbnail picture of the Junkers Ju 88
    Junkers Ju 88
    Type: Medium Bomber / Multi-Role Aircraft
     
    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the Kawasaki Ki-102 (Randy)
    Kawasaki Ki-102 (Randy)
    Type: Ground Attack / Heavy Fighter / Night Fighter Aircraft
     
    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the Kawasaki Ki-45 KAIc Toryu (Nick)
    Kawasaki Ki-45 KAIc Toryu (Nick)
    Type: Dedicated Night-Fighter Aircraft
     
    1947
    Thumbnail picture of the McDonnell F2H Banshee
    McDonnell F2H Banshee
    Type: Fighter
     
    1937
    Thumbnail picture of the Messerschmitt Bf 109
    Messerschmitt Bf 109
    Type: Single-Seat Multirole Fighter
     
    1937
    Thumbnail picture of the Messerschmitt Bf 110 Zerstorer (Destroyer)
    Messerschmitt Bf 110 Zerstorer (Destroyer)
    Type: Heavy Fighter / Fighter-Bomber / Night Fighter
     
    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the Messerschmitt Me 262 (Schwalbe / Sturmvogel)
    Messerschmitt Me 262 (Schwalbe / Sturmvogel)
    Type: Single-Seat Jet-Powered Fighter / Fighter-Bomber Aircraft
     
    1945
    Thumbnail picture of the Messerschmitt Me P.262 HG III
    Messerschmitt Me P.262 HG III
    Type: Proposed Jet-Powered Fighter / Interceptor
     
    1941
    Thumbnail picture of the Mitsubishi Ki-46 (Dinah)
    Mitsubishi Ki-46 (Dinah)
    Type: Reconnaissance / Heavy Fighter / Bomber Interceptor
     
    1942
    Thumbnail picture of the Nakajima J1N1 Gekko (Irving)
    Nakajima J1N1 Gekko (Irving)
    Type: Reconnaissance Aircraft / Night-Fighter / Heavy Fighter
     
    1946
    Thumbnail picture of the North American F-82 / P-82 Twin Mustang
    North American F-82 / P-82 Twin Mustang
    Type: Long-Range Escort / Ground Attack / Nightfighter Aircraft
     
    1943
    Thumbnail picture of the Northrop P-61 / F-61 Black Widow
    Northrop P-61 / F-61 Black Widow
    Type: Night Fighter / Reconnaissance Aircraft
     
    1941
    Thumbnail picture of the Petlyakov Pe-2 (Pawn)
    Petlyakov Pe-2 (Pawn)
    Type: Dive Bomber / Light Bomber Aircraft
     
    1941
    Thumbnail picture of the Petlyakov Pe-3
    Petlyakov Pe-3
    Type: Long-Range Heavy Fighter / Night-Fighter Aircraft
     
    1938
    Thumbnail picture of the Potez 630 (Series)
    Potez 630 (Series)
    Type: Heavy Fighter / Multirole Aircraft
     
    1941
    Thumbnail picture of the Reggiane Re.2001 Falco II (Falcon II)
    Reggiane Re.2001 Falco II (Falcon II)
    Type: Fighter / Fighter-Bomber
     
    1912
    Thumbnail picture of the Royal Aircraft Factory B.E.2
    Royal Aircraft Factory B.E.2
    Type: Reconnaissance / Artillery Spotting / Trainer Biplane Aircraft
     
    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)
    Type: Fighter / Reconnaissance / Light Bomber
     
    1917
    Thumbnail picture of the SPAD S.XI
    SPAD S.XI
    Type: Biplane Fighter
     
    1946
    Thumbnail picture of the Sukhoi Su-9 / Su-11 / Su-13 (1946)
    Sukhoi Su-9 / Su-11 / Su-13 (1946)
    Type: Fighter / Fighter-Bomber / Night-Fighter Prototype Aircraft
     
    1942
    Thumbnail picture of the Vought F4U Corsair
    Vought F4U Corsair
    Type: Carrier-Based Fighter / Fighter-Bomber / Night Fighter
     
    1943
    Thumbnail picture of the Yakovlev Yak-9 (Frank)
    Yakovlev Yak-9 (Frank)
    Type: Fighter / Fighter-Bomber Aircraft
     
    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the Yokosuka P1Y1 Ginga (Frances)
    Yokosuka P1Y1 Ginga (Frances)
    Type: Light-Medium Bomber / Dive Bomber / Torpedo Bomber / Night-Fighter
     
    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the Yokosuka P1Y2-S Kyokko (Aurora)
    Yokosuka P1Y2-S Kyokko (Aurora)
    Type: Night-Fighter / Night-Intruder Aircraft