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    World War 2 Japanese Fighter Aircraft (1939-1945)

    Early in the war, Japan held an advantage in the air - though this supremacy was soon questioned with the arrival of improved Allied designs and tactics.





    There are a total of (42) World War 2 Japanese Fighter Aircraft (1939-1945) in the Military Factory. Entries are listed below in alphanumeric order. Flag images indicative of country of origin. Aircraft evaluated or captured and trialled by the Empire pf Japan are also included in this listing as are "special project" aircraft.



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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
     
    1935
    Thumbnail picture of the Dewoitine D.500 (Series)
    Dewoitine D.500 (Series)
    Type: Monoplane Fighter Aircraft
     
    1941
    Thumbnail picture of the Focke-Wulf Fw 190 (Wurger)
    Focke-Wulf Fw 190 (Wurger)
    Type: Single-Seat Fighter / Fighter-Bomber Aircraft
     
    1937
    Thumbnail picture of the Hawker Hurricane
    Hawker Hurricane
    Type: Fighter / Ground Attack Aircraft
     
    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the Kawanishi J6K Jinpu (Squall)
    Kawanishi J6K Jinpu (Squall)
    Type: Single-Seat Land-Based Interceptor Prototype Aircraft
     
    1943
    Thumbnail picture of the Kawanishi N1K1 Kyofu (Rex)
    Kawanishi N1K1 Kyofu (Rex)
    Type: Floatplane Fighter / Interceptor
     
    1943
    Thumbnail picture of the Kawanishi N1K-J Shiden (George)
    Kawanishi N1K-J Shiden (George)
    Type: Fighter Aircraft
     
    1945
    Thumbnail picture of the Kawasaki Ki-100
    Kawasaki Ki-100
    Type: Fighter Aircraft
     
    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the Kawasaki Ki-102 (Randy)
    Kawasaki Ki-102 (Randy)
    Type: Ground Attack / Heavy Fighter / Night Fighter Aircraft
     
    1945
    Thumbnail picture of the Kawasaki Ki-108
    Kawasaki Ki-108
    Type: Twin-Engine Heavy Fighter / Interceptor Prototype Aircraft
     
    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the Kawasaki Ki-45 KAIc Toryu (Nick)
    Kawasaki Ki-45 KAIc Toryu (Nick)
    Type: Dedicated Night-Fighter Aircraft
     
    1942
    Thumbnail picture of the Kawasaki Ki-45 Toryu (Nick)
    Kawasaki Ki-45 Toryu (Nick)
    Type: Twin-Engine Heavy Fighter
     
    1941
    Thumbnail picture of the Kawasaki Ki-60
    Kawasaki Ki-60
    Type: Interceptor / Fighter
     
    1943
    Thumbnail picture of the Kawasaki Ki-61 Hien (Tony)
    Kawasaki Ki-61 Hien (Tony)
    Type: Fighter / Interceptor Aircraft
     
    1943
    Thumbnail picture of the Kawasaki Ki-64 (Rob)
    Kawasaki Ki-64 (Rob)
    Type: Fighter Prototype
     
    1943
    Thumbnail picture of the Kawasaki Ki-88
    Kawasaki Ki-88
    Type: Fighter Aircraft Proposal
     
    1943
    Thumbnail picture of the Kawasaki Ki-96
    Kawasaki Ki-96
    Type: Heavy Fighter Prototype
     
    1945
    Thumbnail picture of the Kyushu J7W Shinden (Magnificent Lightning)
    Kyushu J7W Shinden (Magnificent Lightning)
    Type: Interceptor Aircraft Prototype
     
    1943
    Thumbnail picture of the Messerschmitt Me 210
    Messerschmitt Me 210
    Type: Heavy Fighter / Fighter-Bomber
     
    1937
    Thumbnail picture of the Mitsubishi A5M (Claude)
    Mitsubishi A5M (Claude)
    Type: Carrier-borne Fighter Aircraft
     
    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Mitsubishi A6M Rei-sen (Zero)
    Mitsubishi A6M Rei-sen (Zero)
    Type: Carrier-Borne Naval Fighter / Fighter-Bomber
     
    1945
    Thumbnail picture of the Mitsubishi A7M Reppu (Sam)
    Mitsubishi A7M Reppu (Sam)
    Type: Carrier-Based Fighter
     
    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the Mitsubishi Ki-109
    Mitsubishi Ki-109
    Type: Heavy Fighter / Bomber-Interceptor
     
    1941
    Thumbnail picture of the Mitsubishi Ki-46 (Dinah)
    Mitsubishi Ki-46 (Dinah)
    Type: Reconnaissance / Heavy Fighter / Bomber Interceptor
     
    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the Mitsubishi Ki-73 (Steve)
    Mitsubishi Ki-73 (Steve)
    Type: Long Range Escort Fighter Proposal
     
    1945
    Thumbnail picture of the Mitsubishi Ki-83
    Mitsubishi Ki-83
    Type: Twin-Engine Heavy Fighter Prototype
     
    1942
    Thumbnail picture of the Nakajima A6M2-N (Rufe)
    Nakajima A6M2-N (Rufe)
    Type: Fighter-Bomber / Interceptor Floatplane Aircraft
     
    1942
    Thumbnail picture of the Nakajima J1N1 Gekko (Irving)
    Nakajima J1N1 Gekko (Irving)
    Type: Reconnaissance Aircraft / Night-Fighter / Heavy Fighter
     
    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the Nakajima J5N Tenrai (Heavenly Thunder)
    Nakajima J5N Tenrai (Heavenly Thunder)
    Type: Prototype Heavy Fighter / Interceptor
     
    1945
    Thumbnail picture of the Nakajima J9Y Kikka / Kitsuka (Orange Blossom)
    Nakajima J9Y Kikka / Kitsuka (Orange Blossom)
    Type: Jet-Powered Fighter / Fighter-Bomber
     
    1945
    Thumbnail picture of the Nakajima Ki-115 Tsurugi
    Nakajima Ki-115 Tsurugi
    Type: Suicide Fighter
     
    1946
    Thumbnail picture of the Nakajima Ki-201 Karyu
    Nakajima Ki-201 Karyu
    Type: Jet-Powered Fighter / Fighter-Bomber
     
    1937
    Thumbnail picture of the Nakajima Ki-27  (Nate)
    Nakajima Ki-27 (Nate)
    Type: Fighter
     
    1942
    Thumbnail picture of the Nakajima Ki-43 Hayabusa (Oscar)
    Nakajima Ki-43 Hayabusa (Oscar)
    Type: Fighter / Interceptor Aircraft
     
    1941
    Thumbnail picture of the Nakajima Ki-44 Shoki (Tojo)
    Nakajima Ki-44 Shoki (Tojo)
    Type: Fighter / Interceptor Aircraft
     
    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the Nakajima Ki-84 Hayate (Frank)
    Nakajima Ki-84 Hayate (Frank)
    Type: Fighter Aircraft
     
    1945
    Thumbnail picture of the Nakajima Ki-87
    Nakajima Ki-87
    Type: High-Altitude Fighter / Interceptor
     
    1945
    Thumbnail picture of the Rikugun Ki-93
    Rikugun Ki-93
    Type: Heavy Fighter / Anti-Shipping Attack Aircraft Prototype
     
    1945
    Thumbnail picture of the Tachikawa Ki-106 (Ki-84 Hayate)
    Tachikawa Ki-106 (Ki-84 Hayate)
    Type: All-Wood Single-Seat Fighter Prototype
     
    1945
    Thumbnail picture of the Tachikawa Ki-94
    Tachikawa Ki-94
    Type: Fighter Prototype
     
    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