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    World War 2 Aircraft of 1940

    1940 saw continued gains by the Axis powers - across Europe, Africa, Asia and the Pacific - much of it made possible through air support.





    There are a total of (38) World War 2 Aircraft of 1940 in the Military Factory. Entries are listed below in alphanumeric order. Flag images indicative of country of origin.



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    A
     1 


    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Aichi D3A (Val)

    Aichi D3A (Val)
    Carrier-Borne Bomber / Dive Bomber
    A
     2 


    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Amiot 354

    Amiot 354
    Fast Reconnaissance / Medium Bomber Aircraft
    A
     3 


    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Arado Ar 240

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


    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Arado Ar E.530

    Arado Ar E.530
    High-Speed Bomber Proposal
    A
     5 


    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Arsenal VG-33

    Arsenal VG-33
    Fighter Aircraft
    A
     6 


    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Avro Manchester

    Avro Manchester
    Heavy Bomber Aircraft
    B
     7 


    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Bell XFL Airabonita

    Bell XFL Airabonita
    Carrierborne Interceptor
    B
     8 


    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Bloch MB.700

    Bloch MB.700
    Fighter Prototype
    B
     9 


    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Blohm and Voss Bv 138

    Blohm and Voss Bv 138
    Reconnaissance Flying Boat
    B
     10 


    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Boeing 307 Stratoliner (C-75)

    Boeing 307 Stratoliner (C-75)
    Passenger Airliner
    B
     11 


    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Bristol Beaufighter

    Bristol Beaufighter
    Heavy Fighter / Night-Fighter
    B
     12 


    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Bristol Beaufort

    Bristol Beaufort
    Torpedo Bomber
    C
     13 


    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Caproni-Campini N1 (CC.2)

    Caproni-Campini N1 (CC.2)
    Technology Demonstrator
    C
     14 


    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Consolidated PB2Y Coronado

    Consolidated PB2Y Coronado
    Maritime Reconnaissance / Bomber Flying Boat Aircraft
    F
     15 


    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Fairey Albacore

    Fairey Albacore
    Naval Torpedo Bomber Biplane
    F
     16 


    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Fairey Fulmar

    Fairey Fulmar
    Carrier-Borne Fighter / Fighter-Bomber
    F
     17 


    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Focke-Wulf Fw 189 Uhu (Owl)

    Focke-Wulf Fw 189 Uhu (Owl)
    Tactical Reconnaissance Aircraft
    G
     18 


    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Grumman F4F Wildcat

    Grumman F4F Wildcat
    Carrier-Borne Fighter
    G
     19 


    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Grumman XF5F Skyrocket

    Grumman XF5F Skyrocket
    Shipborne Navy Fighter Prototype
    H
     20 


    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Handley Page Halifax

    Handley Page Halifax
    Heavy Bomber / Night Bomber Aircraft
    K
     21 


    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Kawasaki Ki-48 Sokei (Lily)

    Kawasaki Ki-48 Sokei (Lily)
    Light Fast Bomber / Dive Bomber
    K
     22 


    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Koolhoven F.K.58

    Koolhoven F.K.58
    Fighter / Interceptor Aircraft
    M
     23 


    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Martin Maryland

    Martin Maryland
    Light Bomber / Reconnaissance Aircraft
    M
     24 


    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Mikoyan-Gurevich DIS (MiG-5)

    Mikoyan-Gurevich DIS (MiG-5)
    Proposed Long-Range Escort Fighter / Heavy Fighter
    M
     25 


    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Miles M.20

    Miles M.20
    Low-Cost Monoplane Fighter Prototype
    M
     26 


    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Mitsubishi A6M Rei-sen (Zero)

    Mitsubishi A6M Rei-sen (Zero)
    Carrier-Borne Naval Fighter / Fighter-Bomber
    M
     27 


    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Mitsubishi Ki-51 (Sonia)

    Mitsubishi Ki-51 (Sonia)
    Ground Attack / Reconnaissance Aircraft
    N
     28 


    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the North American B-25 Mitchell

    North American B-25 Mitchell
    Medium Bomber Aircraft
    P
     29 


    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Petlyakov Pe-8 (TB-7)

    Petlyakov Pe-8 (TB-7)
    Long-Range Strategic Heavy Bomber Aircraft
    P
     30 


    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Petlyakov VI-100

    Petlyakov VI-100
    Heavy Twin-Engine Interceptor Prototype Aircraft
    P
     31 


    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Potez 230

    Potez 230
    Fighter Aircraft Prototype
    R
     32 


    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Reggiane Re.2000 Falco I (Falcon I)

    Reggiane Re.2000 Falco I (Falcon I)
    Fighter Aircraft
    R
     33 


    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Rogozarski IK-3

    Rogozarski IK-3
    Fighter
    S
     34 


    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Sukhoi Su-1 / Su-3

    Sukhoi Su-1 / Su-3
    High-Altitude Fighter Aircraft
    T
     35 


    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Tucker XP-57 (Peashooter)

    Tucker XP-57 (Peashooter)
    Bomber Interceptor / Fighter Proposal
    V
     36 


    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Vought OS2U Kingfisher

    Vought OS2U Kingfisher
    Shipborne Reconnaissance and Scout Floatplane
    W
     37 


    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Westland Whirlwind

    Westland Whirlwind
    Heavy Fighter / Fighter-Bomber
    Y
     38 


    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Yakovlev Yak-1 (Krasavyets)

    Yakovlev Yak-1 (Krasavyets)
    Fighter Aircraft