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  • World War 2 Aircraft of 1940

    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 (43) 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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    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Aichi D3A (Val)
    Aichi D3A (Val)
    Type: Carrier-Borne Bomber / Dive Bomber
     
    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Amiot 354
    Amiot 354
    Type: Fast Reconnaissance / Medium Bomber Aircraft
     
    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Arado Ar 240
    Arado Ar 240
    Type: Multi-Purpose / Multi-Role Heavy Fighter Aircraft
     
    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Arado Ar E.530
    Arado Ar E.530
    Type: High-Speed Bomber Proposal
     
    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Arsenal VG-33
    Arsenal VG-33
    Type: Fighter Aircraft
     
    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Avro Manchester
    Avro Manchester
    Type: Heavy Bomber Aircraft
     
    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Bell XFL Airabonita
    Bell XFL Airabonita
    Type: Carrierborne Interceptor
     
    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Bell XP-52 (Model 16)
    Bell XP-52 (Model 16)
    Type: Twin-Boom Single-Seat Heavy Fighter Proposal
     
    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Bloch MB.700
    Bloch MB.700
    Type: Fighter Prototype
     
    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Blohm and Voss Bv 138 Seedrache (Sea Dragon)
    Blohm and Voss Bv 138 Seedrache (Sea Dragon)
    Type: Reconnaissance Flying Boat Aircraft
     
    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Blohm and Voss Bv P.111
    Blohm and Voss Bv P.111
    Type: Asymmetric Maritime Patrol / Long-Range Reconnaissance Aircraft Proposal
     
    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Boeing 307 Stratoliner (C-75)
    Boeing 307 Stratoliner (C-75)
    Type: Passenger Airliner
     
    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Bolkhovitinov S (Sparka)
    Bolkhovitinov S (Sparka)
    Type: High-Speed Bomber Prototype
     
    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Bristol Beaufighter
    Bristol Beaufighter
    Type: Heavy Fighter / Night-Fighter
     
    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Bristol Beaufort
    Bristol Beaufort
    Type: Torpedo Bomber Aircraft
     
    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Caproni-Campini N1 (CC.2)
    Caproni-Campini N1 (CC.2)
    Type: Technology Demonstrator
     
    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Consolidated PB2Y Coronado
    Consolidated PB2Y Coronado
    Type: Maritime Reconnaissance / Bomber Flying Boat Aircraft
     
    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Douglas XP-48
    Douglas XP-48
    Type: Lightweight Fighter Proposal
     
    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Fairey Albacore
    Fairey Albacore
    Type: Naval Torpedo Bomber Biplane
     
    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Fairey Fulmar
    Fairey Fulmar
    Type: Carrier-Borne Fighter / Fighter-Bomber
     
    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Focke-Wulf Fw 189 Uhu (Owl)
    Focke-Wulf Fw 189 Uhu (Owl)
    Type: Tactical Reconnaissance Aircraft
     
    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Grumman F4F Wildcat
    Grumman F4F Wildcat
    Type: Carrier-Borne Fighter
     
    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Grumman XF5F Skyrocket
    Grumman XF5F Skyrocket
    Type: Shipborne Navy Fighter Prototype
     
    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Handley Page Halifax
    Handley Page Halifax
    Type: Heavy Bomber / Night Bomber Aircraft
     
    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Kawasaki Ki-48 Sokei (Lily)
    Kawasaki Ki-48 Sokei (Lily)
    Type: Light Fast Bomber / Dive Bomber
     
    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Koolhoven F.K.58
    Koolhoven F.K.58
    Type: Fighter / Interceptor Aircraft
     
    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Martin Maryland
    Martin Maryland
    Type: Light Bomber / Reconnaissance Aircraft
     
    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Mikoyan-Gurevich DIS (MiG-5)
    Mikoyan-Gurevich DIS (MiG-5)
    Type: Proposed Long-Range Escort Fighter / Heavy Fighter
     
    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Miles M.20
    Miles M.20
    Type: Low-Cost Monoplane Fighter Prototype
     
    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Mitsubishi A6M Rei-sen (Zero)
    Mitsubishi A6M Rei-sen (Zero)
    Type: Carrier-Borne Naval Fighter / Fighter-Bomber
     
    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Mitsubishi Ki-51 (Sonia)
    Mitsubishi Ki-51 (Sonia)
    Type: Ground Attack / Reconnaissance Aircraft
     
    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the North American B-25 Mitchell
    North American B-25 Mitchell
    Type: Medium Bomber Aircraft
     
    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Pashinin I-21
    Pashinin I-21
    Type: Single-Seat Monoplane Fighter Protoype
     
    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Petlyakov Pe-8 (TB-7)
    Petlyakov Pe-8 (TB-7)
    Type: Long-Range Strategic Heavy Bomber Aircraft
     
    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Petlyakov VI-100
    Petlyakov VI-100
    Type: Heavy Twin-Engine Interceptor Prototype Aircraft
     
    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Potez 230
    Potez 230
    Type: Fighter Aircraft Prototype
     
    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Reggiane Re.2000 Falco I (Falcon I)
    Reggiane Re.2000 Falco I (Falcon I)
    Type: Fighter Aircraft
     
    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Rogozarski IK-3
    Rogozarski IK-3
    Type: Fighter
     
    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Sukhoi Su-1 / Su-3
    Sukhoi Su-1 / Su-3
    Type: High-Altitude Fighter Aircraft
     
    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Tucker XP-57 (Peashooter)
    Tucker XP-57 (Peashooter)
    Type: Bomber Interceptor / Fighter Proposal
     
    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Vought OS2U Kingfisher
    Vought OS2U Kingfisher
    Type: Shipborne Reconnaissance and Scout Floatplane
     
    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Westland Whirlwind
    Westland Whirlwind
    Type: Heavy Fighter / Fighter-Bomber
     
    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Yakovlev Yak-1 (Krasavyets)
    Yakovlev Yak-1 (Krasavyets)
    Type: Fighter Aircraft