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Aircraft from 1970 to 1979

An all-new range of fighter aircraft and attack helicopter were debuted in the 1970s, continuing the arms race spurred on by the Cold War.

Aircraft from 1970 to 1979

An all-new range of fighter aircraft and attack helicopter were debuted in the 1970s, continuing the arms race spurred on by the Cold War.

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There are a total of 96 Aircraft from 1970 to 1979 in the Military Factory. Entries are listed below in alphanumeric order (1-to-Z). Flag images indicative of country of origin and not necessarily the primary operator.





#1
1978
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Aermacchi MB.339
Aermacchi MB.339
Advanced Trainer / Light Attack Aircraft
#2
1972
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Aero L-39 Albatros
Aero L-39 Albatros
Advanced Trainer / Light Attack Aircraft
#3
1971
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Aerospatiale SA315B Lama
Aerospatiale SA315B Lama
Light Utility Helicopter
#4
1973
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Aerospatiale SA342 Gazelle
Aerospatiale SA342 Gazelle
Lightweight Multi-Role Military / Civilian Helicopter
#5
1974
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the AIDC T-CH-1 (Chung-Tsing)
AIDC T-CH-1 (Chung-Tsing)
Basic Trainer / Light Attack Aircraft
ADVERTISEMENTS
#6
1974
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Airbus A300
Airbus A300
Wide-Body Passenger Jet Airliner
#7
1970
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Airbus Helicopters (Eurocopter / MBB) Bo 105
Airbus Helicopters (Eurocopter / MBB) Bo 105
Light Utility Civilian / Military Helicopter
#8
1978
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Airbus Helicopters (Eurocopter) AS365 Dauphin
Airbus Helicopters (Eurocopter) AS365 Dauphin
Medium-Lift Civilian / Military Utility Helicopter
#9
1975
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Airbus Helicopters AS350 Ecureuil / Astar
Airbus Helicopters AS350 Ecureuil / Astar
Light Utility Helicopter
#10
1974
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Airbus Military / CASA C-212 Aviocar
Airbus Military / CASA C-212 Aviocar
Medium-class Multirole Utility Transport Aircraft
#11
1978
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Alenia-Aeritalia G.222
Alenia-Aeritalia G.222
Medium-Lift Tactical Transport Aircraft
#12
1976
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Antonov An-32 (Cline)
Antonov An-32 (Cline)
Tactical Military Transport
#13
1979
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Avioane IAR 93 Vultur (Vulture)
Avioane IAR 93 Vultur (Vulture)
Light Strike / Low Altitude Interceptor Aircraft
#14
1976
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the BAe Hawk
BAe Hawk
Advanced Trainer / Light Strike Aircraft
#15
1978
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the BAe Sea Harrier
BAe Sea Harrier
Carrierborne VSTOL Strike Fighter Aircraft
#16
1974
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Beechcraft C-12 Huron
Beechcraft C-12 Huron
Military Utility / Special Mission Aircraft
#17
1971
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Bell AH-1 SuperCobra
Bell AH-1 SuperCobra
Attack Helicopter
#18
1970
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Bell AH-1J SeaCobra
Bell AH-1J SeaCobra
Dedicated Two-Seat Attack Helicopter
#19
1972
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Bell Model 214
Bell Model 214
Medium-Lift Utility Helicopter
#20
1972
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Beriev-Bartini VVA-14 (Vertikal no-Vzletayuschaya Amphibia)
Beriev-Bartini VVA-14 (Vertikal no-Vzletayuschaya Amphibia)
Amphibious Anti-Submarine Warfare (ASW) Aircraft Prototype
#21
1976
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Boeing (McDonnell Douglas) F-15 Eagle
Boeing (McDonnell Douglas) F-15 Eagle
Multirole / Air Superiority Fighter Aircraft
#22
1970
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Boeing 747 (Jumbo Jet)
Boeing 747 (Jumbo Jet)
Long-Range Passenger / Heavy Cargo Transport
#23
1977
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Boeing E-3 Sentry (AWACS)
Boeing E-3 Sentry (AWACS)
Airborne Surveillance, Command, Control and Communications Aircraft
#24
1975
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Boeing E-4 Advanced Airborne Command Post
Boeing E-4 Advanced Airborne Command Post
National Emergency Airborne Command Post Aircraft
#25
1971
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Boeing Model 2707
Boeing Model 2707
Supersonic Passenger Transport
#26
1973
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Boeing T-43 (Gator)
Boeing T-43 (Gator)
Navigational Trainer / VIP Transport Aircraft
#27
1976
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Boeing YC-14 (Model 953)
Boeing YC-14 (Model 953)
Tactical Airlifter Transport Aircraft Prototype
#28
1979
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the CHDB A-90 Orlyonok (Eaglet) (Ekranoplan)
CHDB A-90 Orlyonok (Eaglet) (Ekranoplan)
Ground Effect Flying Boat / Transport Aircraft
#29
1979
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Dassault Falcon 50
Dassault Falcon 50
VIP and Government Transport / Maritime Surveillance
#30
1979
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Dassault Mirage 2000
Dassault Mirage 2000
Multirole Fighter / Strike Fighter Aircraft
#31
1979
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Dassault Mirage 4000
Dassault Mirage 4000
High-Altitude Interceptor / Low-Altitude Penetrator Aircraft
#32
1973
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Dassault Mirage F1
Dassault Mirage F1
Multirole / Interceptor Aircraft
#33
1978
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Dassault Super Etendard
Dassault Super Etendard
Carrier-based Navy Strike Fighter Aircraft
#34
1978
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Dassault-Dornier Alpha Jet
Dassault-Dornier Alpha Jet
Advanced Trainer / Close-Support Aircraft
#35
1978
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the de Havilland Canada DHC-7 (Dash 7)
de Havilland Canada DHC-7 (Dash 7)
Short Take-Off and Landing (STOL) Regional Passenger Airliner
#36
1975
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the ENAER Mirage 50CN Pantera
ENAER Mirage 50CN Pantera
Multirole Fighter Aircraft
#37
1976
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Fairchild Republic A-10 Thunderbolt II (Warthog)
Fairchild Republic A-10 Thunderbolt II (Warthog)
Close Air Support (CAS) / Forward Air Control (FAC)
#38
1972
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Fairchild Swearingen Metroliner
Fairchild Swearingen Metroliner
Regional Passenger Airliner
#39
1975
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the FMA IA-58 Pucara (Fortress)
FMA IA-58 Pucara (Fortress)
Counter-Insurgency Platform / Ground Attack Aircraft
#40
1974
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Grumman F-14 Tomcat
Grumman F-14 Tomcat
Swing-Wing Carrierborne Fleet Defense Fighter Aircraft
#41
1977
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the HAL Ajeet (Invincible)
HAL Ajeet (Invincible)
Lightweight Interceptor / Ground Attack / Advanced Trainer Aircraft
#42
1976
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Harbin Z-8
Harbin Z-8
Maritime Multirole Navy Transport Helicopter
#43
1973
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the IAI Arava (Willow)
IAI Arava (Willow)
STOL (Short Take-Off and Landing) Transport Aircraft
#44
1976
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the IAI Kfir (Lion Cub)
IAI Kfir (Lion Cub)
Multi-Role Combat Aircraft
#45
1972
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the IAI Nesher (Vulture)
IAI Nesher (Vulture)
Multi-Role Fighter Aircraft
#46
1971
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the IAR 316
IAR 316
Pilot Trainer / Light Utility Helicopter
#47
1975
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Ilyushin IL-76 (Candid)
Ilyushin IL-76 (Candid)
Strategic Transport / Tanker Aircraft
#48
1974
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Kawasaki C-1
Kawasaki C-1
Medium-Lift Transport Aircraft
#49
1976
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Leonardo (AgustaWestland) AW109
Leonardo (AgustaWestland) AW109
Multirole Military / Utility Helicopter
#50
1978
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Leonardo / AgustaWestland Lynx / Super Lynx
Leonardo / AgustaWestland Lynx / Super Lynx
Multi-role Helicopter / Anti-Submarine / Anti-Ship
#51
1974
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Lockheed / Vought S-3 Viking
Lockheed / Vought S-3 Viking
Naval Anti-Submarine Warfare (ASW) / Aerial Tanker Aircraft
#52
1972
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Lockheed AC-130H Spectre / AC-130U Spooky
Lockheed AC-130H Spectre / AC-130U Spooky
Close Air-Support (CAS) / Air Interdiction / Force Protection Gunship
#53
1970
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Lockheed C-5 Galaxy
Lockheed C-5 Galaxy
Strategic Heavy-Lifter Transport Aircraft
#54
1970
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Lockheed CL-1200 (Lancer) / (X-27)
Lockheed CL-1200 (Lancer) / (X-27)
Lightweight Jet-Powered Fighter / Interceptor Proposal
#55
1977
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Lockheed Have Blue
Lockheed Have Blue
Stealth Technology Demonstrator / X-Plane
#56
1972
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Lockheed L-1011 TriStar
Lockheed L-1011 TriStar
Wide-Body Passenger Airliner
#57
1978
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Lockheed Martin (General Dynamics) F-16  Fighting Falcon
Lockheed Martin (General Dynamics) F-16 Fighting Falcon
Lightweight Multirole 4th Generation Fighter
#58
1973
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Martin X-24B
Martin X-24B
Technology Demonstrator Aircraft
#59
1971
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the McDonnell Douglas DC-10
McDonnell Douglas DC-10
Wide-Body, Long-Range Airliner / Freighter Aircraft
#60
1976
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the McDonnell Douglas YC-15
McDonnell Douglas YC-15
Tactical Airlifter Transport Aircraft Prototype
#61
1975
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Mikoyan MiG-27 (Flogger)
Mikoyan MiG-27 (Flogger)
Swing-Wing Ground Attack Aircraft
#62
1979
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Mikoyan MiG-31 (Foxhound)
Mikoyan MiG-31 (Foxhound)
Long-Range High-Speed Interceptor Aircraft
#63
1970
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-23 (Flogger)
Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-23 (Flogger)
Swing-Wing Fighter-Interceptor Aircraft
#64
1972
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-25 (Foxbat)
Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-25 (Foxbat)
Supersonic Interceptor / Reconnaissance Bomber Aircraft
#65
1975
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Mil Mi-14 (Haze)
Mil Mi-14 (Haze)
Anti-Submarine Warfare (ASW) / Maritime Patrol Navy Helicopter
#66
1973
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Mil Mi-24 (Hind)
Mil Mi-24 (Hind)
Armed Assault Gunship / Attack Helicopter
#67
1978
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Mitsubishi F-1 (Supersonic Rei-Sen)
Mitsubishi F-1 (Supersonic Rei-Sen)
Strike / Anti-Ship Fighter Aircraft
#68
1975
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Mitsubishi T-2
Mitsubishi T-2
Advanced Jet Trainer Aircraft
#69
1978
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Myasishchev M-55 (Mystic)
Myasishchev M-55 (Mystic)
High-Altitude Reconnaissance / Scientific Research Aircraft
#70
1975
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Nanchang J-12 (Jianjiji-12)
Nanchang J-12 (Jianjiji-12)
Lightweight Supersonic Fighter Prototype
#71
1970
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Nanchang Q-5 (Fantan)
Nanchang Q-5 (Fantan)
Ground Attack / Close-Air Support (CAS) Aircraft
#72
1972
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Northrop YA-9
Northrop YA-9
Close Air Support Aircraft Prototype
#73
1972
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Northrop YF-17 (Cobra)
Northrop YF-17 (Cobra)
Technology Demonstrator Aircraft
#74
1979
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Panavia Tornado IDS (InterDictor / Strike)
Panavia Tornado IDS (InterDictor / Strike)
All-Weather, Low-Level Strike Aircraft
#75
1978
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Pilatus PC-7
Pilatus PC-7
Basic Trainer / Light Attack Aircraft
#76
1977
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Rockwell XFV-12
Rockwell XFV-12
VTOL Carrier-based Fighter Prototype
#77
1973
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the SEPECAT Jaguar
SEPECAT Jaguar
Strike Fighter Aircraft
#78
1975
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Shenyang (AVIC) J-13
Shenyang (AVIC) J-13
Air Superiority Fighter Project
#79
1971
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Shin Meiwa US-1 / PS-1
Shin Meiwa US-1 / PS-1
Maritime Search and Rescue / Anti-Submarine Warfare (ASW) Flying Boat Aircraft
#80
1970
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Sikorsky S-67 Blackhawk
Sikorsky S-67 Blackhawk
Attack Helicopter Prototype
#81
1973
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Sikorsky S-69
Sikorsky S-69
Experimental Compound Helicopter Prototype
#82
1976
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Sikorsky S-72 (X-Wing)
Sikorsky S-72 (X-Wing)
Experimental Compound Helicopter Prototype
#83
1977
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Sikorsky S-76
Sikorsky S-76
Medium-Lift Multirole Helicopter
#84
1979
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Sikorsky UH-60 Black Hawk
Sikorsky UH-60 Black Hawk
Medium-Lift Transport Helicopter
#85
1978
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the SOKO J-22 Orao (Eagle)
SOKO J-22 Orao (Eagle)
Light Attack / Fighter-Bomber / Advanced Trainer Aircraft
#86
1970
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Sukhoi Su-17 / Su-20 / Su-22 (Fitter)
Sukhoi Su-17 / Su-20 / Su-22 (Fitter)
Ground Attack / Strike Fighter Aircraft
#87
1973
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Sukhoi Su-20 (Fitter-C)
Sukhoi Su-20 (Fitter-C)
Fighter-Bomber / Ground Attack Aircraft
#88
1974
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Sukhoi Su-24 (Fencer)
Sukhoi Su-24 (Fencer)
Long-Range Strike / Attack Aircraft
#89
1972
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Sukhoi T-4 (Sotka)
Sukhoi T-4 (Sotka)
Prototype Supersonic Strategic Bomber / High-Speed Reconnaissance Aircraft
#90
1972
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Tupolev Tu-142 (Bear)
Tupolev Tu-142 (Bear)
Long-Range Anti-Submarine Warfare Bomber
#91
1975
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Tupolev Tu-144 (Charger)
Tupolev Tu-144 (Charger)
Supersonic Passenger Transport
#92
1972
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Tupolev Tu-154 (Careless)
Tupolev Tu-154 (Careless)
Commercial Passenger Airliner
#93
1972
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Tupolev Tu-22M (Backfire)
Tupolev Tu-22M (Backfire)
Swing-Wing Strategic Bomber / Maritime Strike Fighter Aircraft
#94
1976
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Yakovlev Yak-38 (Forger)
Yakovlev Yak-38 (Forger)
Carrier-Borne VSTOL Strike Fighter / Fleet Defense Aircraft
#95
1975
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Yakovlev Yak-50
Yakovlev Yak-50
Basic Trainer / Aerobatic Lightweight Aircraft
#96
1979
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Yakovlev Yak-52
Yakovlev Yak-52
Primary Trainer / Light Ground Attack Aircraft