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    World War 2 Jet Aircraft (1939-1945)

    Viable turbojet technology finally gave rise to the jet-powered fighter aircraft during World War 2 as all of the leading nations strove for aerial supremacy.





    There are a total of (56) World War 2 Jet Aircraft (1939-1945) in the Military Factory. Entries are listed below in alphanumeric order. Flag images indicative of country of origin. Project aircraft (primarily German) are also showcased to reveal the breadth of designs pushed during the period. Rocket-powered forms are excluded from this listing.



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    A
     1 


    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the Arado Ar 234 (Blitz)

    Arado Ar 234 (Blitz)
    Jet-Powered Bomber / Reconnaissance Aircraft
    A
     2 


    1943
    Thumbnail picture of the Arado Ar E.555

    Arado Ar E.555
    Long-Range / High-Speed Jet-Powered Bomber
    A
     3 


    1945
    Thumbnail picture of the Arado Ar E.560

    Arado Ar E.560
    Medium-Range Tactical Bomber
    A
     4 


    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the Arado Ar E.580

    Arado Ar E.580
    Single-Seat Jet Fighter
    A
     5 


    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the Arado Ar E.581.4

    Arado Ar E.581.4
    Proposed Single-Seat Jet-Powered Fighter
    A
     6 


    1945
    Thumbnail picture of the Arado Ar Projekt II

    Arado Ar Projekt II
    Nightfighter / All-Weather Fighter Proposal
    A
     7 


    1943
    Thumbnail picture of the Arado Ar TEW 16/43-15

    Arado Ar TEW 16/43-15
    Interceptor / Fighter Aircraft
    A
     8 


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

    Arado Ar TEW 16/43-19
    Multi-Role Aircraft
    A
     9 


    1943
    Thumbnail picture of the Arado Ar TEW 16/43-23

    Arado Ar TEW 16/43-23
    Jet-Powered Fighter Aircraft
    A
     10 


    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
     11 


    1945
    Thumbnail picture of the Bell P-59 Airacomet

    Bell P-59 Airacomet
    Jet-Powered Fighter Aircraft
    B
     12 


    1943
    Thumbnail picture of the Blohm and Voss Bv Ae 607

    Blohm and Voss Bv Ae 607
    Flying Wing Fighter Design Study
    B
     13 


    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the Blohm and Voss Bv P.194

    Blohm and Voss Bv P.194
    Ground Attack / Tactical Bomber Proposal
    B
     14 


    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the Blohm and Voss Bv P.209.02

    Blohm and Voss Bv P.209.02
    Jet-Powered Single-Seat Fighter Proposal
    B
     15 


    1945
    Thumbnail picture of the Blohm and Voss Bv P.212

    Blohm and Voss Bv P.212
    High-Altitude Jet Fighter Concept
    B
     16 


    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the BMW Strahlbomber I / P.1

    BMW Strahlbomber I / P.1
    Jet-Powered Heavy Bomber Concept
    F
     17 


    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the Focke-Wulf Fw 3x1000C

    Focke-Wulf Fw 3x1000C
    Jet-Powered Medium Fast Bomber Concept
    F
     18 


    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the Focke-Wulf Fw P.VII (Flitzer)

    Focke-Wulf Fw P.VII (Flitzer)
    Jet-and-Rocket-Powered Fighter Proposal
    F
     19 


    1943
    Thumbnail picture of the Focke-Wulf Projekt II

    Focke-Wulf Projekt II
    Jet-Powered Fighter Proposal
    F
     20 


    1945
    Thumbnail picture of the Focke-Wulf Super Lorin

    Focke-Wulf Super Lorin
    Fighter-Interceptor Aircraft Concept
    F
     21 


    1945
    Thumbnail picture of the Focke-Wulf Ta 183 (Huckebein)

    Focke-Wulf Ta 183 (Huckebein)
    Jet-Powered Single-Seat Fighter / Interceptor
    F
     22 


    1945
    Thumbnail picture of the Focke-Wulf Ta 283

    Focke-Wulf Ta 283
    Fighter-Interceptor Aircraft
    G
     23 


    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the Gloster (Armstrong Whitworth) Meteor

    Gloster (Armstrong Whitworth) Meteor
    Jet-Powered Fighter / Fighter-Bomber
    G
     24 


    1945
    Thumbnail picture of the Gotha Go P.60A/B

    Gotha Go P.60A/B
    Day Fighter / Interceptor Flying Wing Aircraft
    G
     25 


    1945
    Thumbnail picture of the Gotha Go P.60C

    Gotha Go P.60C
    All-Weather / Nightfighter Aircraft
    H
     26 


    1945
    Thumbnail picture of the Heinkel He 162 Volksjager (Peoples Fighter)

    Heinkel He 162 Volksjager (Peoples Fighter)
    Jet-Powered Fighter / Interceptor Aircraft
    H
     27 


    1939
    Thumbnail picture of the Heinkel He 178

    Heinkel He 178
    Jet-Powered Technology Demonstrator Aircraft
    H
     28 


    1941
    Thumbnail picture of the Heinkel He 280

    Heinkel He 280
    Jet-Powered Fighter Aircraft
    H
     29 


    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the Heinkel He 343 (Strahlbomber / Strabo 16)

    Heinkel He 343 (Strahlbomber / Strabo 16)
    Bomber / Reconnaissance Aircraft
    H
     30 


    1945
    Thumbnail picture of the Heinkel He P.1078B

    Heinkel He P.1078B
    Jet-Powered Tailless Fighter / Interceptor / Night Fighter
    H
     31 


    1945
    Thumbnail picture of the Heinkel He P.1078C

    Heinkel He P.1078C
    Fighter Concept
    H
     32 


    1945
    Thumbnail picture of the Heinkel He P.1079 (Zerstorer)

    Heinkel He P.1079 (Zerstorer)
    Bomber Destroyer / Night-Fighter / Interceptor Proposal
    H
     33 


    1945
    Thumbnail picture of the Henschel Hs 132

    Henschel Hs 132
    Single-Seat Jet-Powered Dive Bomber
    H
     34 


    1945
    Thumbnail picture of the Horten Ho IX / Horten Ho 229

    Horten Ho IX / Horten Ho 229
    Jet-Powered Flying Wing / Fighter-Bomber
    H
     35 


    1945
    Thumbnail picture of the Horten Ho XVIII (Amerika Bomber)

    Horten Ho XVIII (Amerika Bomber)
    Heavy Bomber Flying Wing Proposal
    H
     36 


    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the Horton Ho X

    Horton Ho X
    Flying Wing Jet-Powered Fighter Aircraft
    J
     37 


    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the Junkers Ju 287

    Junkers Ju 287
    Jet-Powered Heavy Bomber Prototype
    J
     38 


    1945
    Thumbnail picture of the Junkers Ju EF 140 (Amerika Bomber)

    Junkers Ju EF 140 (Amerika Bomber)
    Jet-Powered Long-Range Heavy Bomber Proposal
    J
     39 


    1943
    Thumbnail picture of the Junkers Ju P.009 (Hubjager)

    Junkers Ju P.009 (Hubjager)
    Jet-Powered Interceptor Proposal
    L
     40 


    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the Lippisch P.13A

    Lippisch P.13A
    Ramjet-Powered Interceptor Proposal
    L
     41 


    1946
    Thumbnail picture of the Lippisch P.13B

    Lippisch P.13B
    Coal-Fueled, Ramjet-Powered Single-Seat, Delta-Winged Aircraft Proposal
    L
     42 


    1945
    Thumbnail picture of the Lockheed P-80 / F-80 Shooting Star

    Lockheed P-80 / F-80 Shooting Star
    Fighter / Fighter-Bomber
    M
     43 


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

    Messerschmitt Me 262 (Schwalbe / Sturmvogel)
    Single-Seat Jet-Powered Fighter / Fighter-Bomber Aircraft
    M
     44 


    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the Messerschmitt Me 328

    Messerschmitt Me 328
    Parasite Fighter Concept
    M
     45 


    1946
    Thumbnail picture of the Messerschmitt Me P.1099

    Messerschmitt Me P.1099
    Two-Seat, Twin-Engine Multirole Jet-Powered Fighter / Heavy Fighter Concept
    M
     46 


    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the Messerschmitt Me P.1101

    Messerschmitt Me P.1101
    Jet-Powered Fighter Aircraft
    M
     47 


    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the Messerschmitt Me P.1101/92

    Messerschmitt Me P.1101/92
    Heavy Fighter / Bomber Destroyer
    M
     48 


    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the Messerschmitt Me P.1106

    Messerschmitt Me P.1106
    Jet-Powered Fighter-Interceptor Project
    M
     49 


    1945
    Thumbnail picture of the Messerschmitt Me P.1110

    Messerschmitt Me P.1110
    Jet-Powered Single-Seat Fighter-Interceptor Proposal
    M
     50 


    1945
    Thumbnail picture of the Messerschmitt Me P.1111

    Messerschmitt Me P.1111
    Jet-Powered, Single-Seat Fighter-Interceptor Proposal
    M
     51 


    1945
    Thumbnail picture of the Messerschmitt Me P.1112

    Messerschmitt Me P.1112
    Jet-Powered Fighter Proposal
    M
     52 


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

    Messerschmitt Me P.262 HG III
    Proposed Jet-Powered Fighter / Interceptor
    N
     53 


    1945
    Thumbnail picture of the Nakajima J9Y Kikka / Kitsuka (Orange Blossom)

    Nakajima J9Y Kikka / Kitsuka (Orange Blossom)
    Jet-Powered Fighter / Fighter-Bomber
    N
     54 


    1946
    Thumbnail picture of the Nakajima Ki-201 Karyu

    Nakajima Ki-201 Karyu
    Jet-Powered Fighter / Fighter-Bomber
    N
     55 


    1945
    Thumbnail picture of the Northrop XP-79

    Northrop XP-79
    Bomber-Rammer / Bomber-Interceptor
    V
     56 


    1945
    Thumbnail picture of the Vultee XP-81

    Vultee XP-81
    Mixed-Power Fighter Prototype