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Imperial Japan Aircraft List (Current and Former Types)

Catalog of military and civilian aircraft belonging to the nation of Imperial Japan.

Imperial Japan Aircraft List (Current and Former Types)

Catalog of military and civilian aircraft belonging to the nation of Imperial Japan.

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This listing allows you to trace back a particular nation's aviation history in reverse-chronological order. There are a total of 106 aircraft as part of the Imperial Japan Aircraft List (Current and Former Types) in the Military Factory. Entries are listed by initial year of service descending. Flag images indicative of country of origin and not necessarily primary operator.

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Nakajima Ki-201 Karyu
Jet-Powered Fighter / Fighter-Bomber
Picture of the Nakajima Ki-201 Karyu
001
National Flag Graphic
1946
Kawanishi K-200
Long-Range Jet-Powered Flying Boat Aircraft Proposal
Picture of the Kawanishi K-200
002
National Flag Graphic
1946
Aichi S1A Denko (Bolt of Lightning)
Twin-Engine Night-Fighter Aircraft Proposal
Picture of the Aichi S1A Denko (Bolt of Lightning)
003
National Flag Graphic
1946
Mitsubishi Q2M (Taiyo)
Anti-Submarine Warfare (ASW) / Maritime Patrol Aircraft Proposal
Picture of the Mitsubishi Q2M (Taiyo)
004
National Flag Graphic
1946
Kawanishi H11K Soku (Blue Sky)
Heavy Flying Boat / Transport Proposal
Picture of the Kawanishi H11K Soku (Blue Sky)
005
National Flag Graphic
1946
Yokosuka R2Y (Keiun)
Reconnaissance / Heavy Fighter Prototype
Picture of the Yokosuka R2Y (Keiun)
006
National Flag Graphic
1945
Nakajima Ki-87
High-Altitude Fighter / Interceptor
Picture of the Nakajima Ki-87
007
National Flag Graphic
1945
Rikugun Ki-93
Heavy Fighter / Anti-Shipping Attack Aircraft Prototype
Picture of the Rikugun Ki-93
008
National Flag Graphic
1945
Rikugun Ki-202
Rocket-Powered Interceptor Proposal
Picture of the Rikugun Ki-202
009
National Flag Graphic
1945
Tachikawa Ki-94
Fighter Prototype
Picture of the Tachikawa Ki-94
0010
National Flag Graphic
1945
Mitsubishi Ki-83
Twin-Engine Heavy Fighter Prototype
Picture of the Mitsubishi Ki-83
0011
National Flag Graphic
1945
Tachikawa Ki-106 (Ki-84 Hayate)
All-Wood Single-Seat Fighter Prototype
Picture of the Tachikawa Ki-106 (Ki-84 Hayate)
0012
National Flag Graphic
1945
Kawasaki Ki-108
Twin-Engine Heavy Fighter / Interceptor Prototype Aircraft
Picture of the Kawasaki Ki-108
0013
National Flag Graphic
1945
Kawanishi Baika (Ume Blossom)
Pilot-Guided, Pulsejet-Powered Expendable Suicide Aircraft
Picture of the Kawanishi Baika (Ume Blossom)
0014
National Flag Graphic
1945
Kawasaki Ki-91
Heavy Bomber Aircraft Proposal
Picture of the Kawasaki Ki-91
0015
National Flag Graphic
1945
Kayaba Katsuodori
Ramjet-and-Rocket Powered Interceptor Proposal
Picture of the Kayaba Katsuodori
0016
National Flag Graphic
1945
Mansyu / Manshu Ki-98
Ground Attack Aircraft / High-Altitude Fighter Proposal
Picture of the Mansyu / Manshu Ki-98
0017
National Flag Graphic
1945
Mitsubishi J8M (Shusui)
Rocket-Powered Interceptor Aircraft
Picture of the Mitsubishi J8M (Shusui)
0018
National Flag Graphic
1945
Mitsubishi A7M Reppu (Sam)
Single-Seat, Single-Engine Carrier-Based Fighter Aircraft
Picture of the Mitsubishi A7M Reppu (Sam)
0019
National Flag Graphic
1945
Nakajima J9Y Kikka / Kitsuka (Orange Blossom)
Jet-Powered Fighter / Fighter-Bomber
Picture of the Nakajima J9Y Kikka / Kitsuka (Orange Blossom)
0020
National Flag Graphic
1945
Kyushu J7W Shinden (Magnificent Lightning)
Single-Seat, Single-Engine Interceptor Prototype Aircraft
Picture of the Kyushu J7W Shinden (Magnificent Lightning)
0021
National Flag Graphic
1945
Kyushu Q1W Tokai (Eastern Sea) / (Lorna)
Anti-Submarine Bomber
Picture of the Kyushu Q1W Tokai (Eastern Sea) / (Lorna)
0022
National Flag Graphic
1945
Nakajima Ki-115 Tsurugi
Suicide Fighter
Picture of the Nakajima Ki-115 Tsurugi
0023
National Flag Graphic
1945
Aichi M6A Seiran
Submarine-Based Attack Floatplane Aircraft
Picture of the Aichi M6A Seiran
0024
National Flag Graphic
1945
Nakajima G8N Renzan (Rita)
Four-Engine Heavy Bomber Aircraft
Picture of the Nakajima G8N Renzan (Rita)
0025
National Flag Graphic
1945
Yokosuka MXY7-K1 Ohka (Cherry Blossom)
Single-Seat Pilot-Guided Suicide Aircraft
Picture of the Yokosuka MXY7-K1 Ohka (Cherry Blossom)
0026
National Flag Graphic
1945
Kawasaki Ki-100
Fighter Aircraft
Picture of the Kawasaki Ki-100
0027
National Flag Graphic
1945
Nakajima Ki-84 Hayate (Frank)
Single-Seat, Single Engine Monoplane Fighter Aircraft
Picture of the Nakajima Ki-84 Hayate (Frank)
0028
National Flag Graphic
1944
Kawasaki Ki-45 KAIc Toryu (Nick)
Dedicated Night-Fighter Aircraft
Picture of the Kawasaki Ki-45 KAIc Toryu (Nick)
0029
National Flag Graphic
1944
Aichi E16A Zuiun (Paul)
Reconnaissance Floatplane / Dive Bomber Aircraft
Picture of the Aichi E16A Zuiun (Paul)
0030
National Flag Graphic
1944
Mitsubishi Ki-67 Hiryu (Peggy)
Medium Bomber
Picture of the Mitsubishi Ki-67 Hiryu (Peggy)
0031
National Flag Graphic
1944
Aichi B7A Ryusei (Grace)
Torpedo Bomber / Dive Bomber
Picture of the Aichi B7A Ryusei (Grace)
0032
National Flag Graphic
1944
Kawasaki Ki-102 (Randy)
Ground Attack / Heavy Fighter / Night Fighter Aircraft
Picture of the Kawasaki Ki-102 (Randy)
0033
National Flag Graphic
1944
Mitsubishi Ki-109
Heavy Fighter / Bomber-Interceptor Aircraft
Picture of the Mitsubishi Ki-109
0034
National Flag Graphic
1944
Tachikawa Ki-74 (Pat / Patsy)
Long-Range Reconnaissance Bomber
Picture of the Tachikawa Ki-74 (Pat / Patsy)
0035
National Flag Graphic
1944
Mitsubishi Ki-73 (Steve)
Long Range Escort Fighter Proposal
Picture of the Mitsubishi Ki-73 (Steve)
0036
National Flag Graphic
1944
Nakajima J5N Tenrai (Heavenly Thunder)
Prototype Heavy Fighter / Interceptor
Picture of the Nakajima J5N Tenrai (Heavenly Thunder)
0037
National Flag Graphic
1944
Yokosuka P1Y1 Ginga (Frances)
Light-Medium Bomber / Dive Bomber / Torpedo Bomber / Night-Fighter
Picture of the Yokosuka P1Y1 Ginga (Frances)
0038
National Flag Graphic
1944
Yokosuka P1Y2-S Kyokko (Aurora)
Night-Fighter / Night-Intruder Aircraft
Picture of the Yokosuka P1Y2-S Kyokko (Aurora)
0039
National Flag Graphic
1944
Nakajima G10N Fugaku (Mount Fuji)
Very-Long-Range Heavy Bomber Proposal
Picture of the Nakajima G10N Fugaku (Mount Fuji)
0040
National Flag Graphic
1944
Kawanishi J6K Jinpu (Squall)
Single-Seat Land-Based Interceptor Prototype Aircraft
Picture of the Kawanishi J6K Jinpu (Squall)
0041
National Flag Graphic
1944
Kawanishi N1K1 Kyofu (Rex)
Floatplane Fighter / Interceptor Aircraft
Picture of the Kawanishi N1K1 Kyofu (Rex)
0042
National Flag Graphic
1943
Kawasaki Ki-88
Fighter Aircraft Proposal
Picture of the Kawasaki Ki-88
0043
National Flag Graphic
1943
Messerschmitt Me 210
Twin-Engine Heavy Fighter / Fighter-Bomber Aircraft
Picture of the Messerschmitt Me 210
0044
National Flag Graphic
1943
Tachikawa Ki-70 (Clara)
Prototype Fast Reconnaissance Aircraft
Picture of the Tachikawa Ki-70 (Clara)
0045
National Flag Graphic
1943
Kawasaki Ki-64 (Rob)
Prototype Heavy Fighter Aircraft
Picture of the Kawasaki Ki-64 (Rob)
0046
National Flag Graphic
1943
Kawasaki Ki-96
Twin-Engine Heavy Fighter Prototype Aircraft
Picture of the Kawasaki Ki-96
0047
National Flag Graphic
1943
Nakajima B6N Tenzan (Jill)
Carrier-Borne Torpedo Bomber Aircraft
Picture of the Nakajima B6N Tenzan (Jill)
0048
National Flag Graphic
1943
Kawanishi N1K-J Shiden (George)
Fighter Aircraft
Picture of the Kawanishi N1K-J Shiden (George)
0049
National Flag Graphic
1943
Kawasaki Ki-61 Hien (Tony)
Single-Seat, Single-Engine Monoplane Fighter / Interceptor Aircraft
Picture of the Kawasaki Ki-61 Hien (Tony)
0050
National Flag Graphic
1943
Kawanishi H8K (Emily)
Reconnaissance / Bomber Flying Boat Aircraft
Picture of the Kawanishi H8K (Emily)
0051
National Flag Graphic
1942
Nakajima Ki-43 Hayabusa (Oscar)
Fighter / Interceptor Aircraft
Picture of the Nakajima Ki-43 Hayabusa (Oscar)
0052
National Flag Graphic
1942
Yokosuka D4Y Suisei (Judy)
Carrier-Borne Dive Bomber Aircraft
Picture of the Yokosuka D4Y Suisei (Judy)
0053
National Flag Graphic
1942
Kawasaki Ki-45 Toryu (Nick)
Twin-Engine Heavy Fighter Aircraft
Picture of the Kawasaki Ki-45 Toryu (Nick)
0054
National Flag Graphic
1942
Nakajima J1N1 Gekko (Irving)
Reconnaissance Aircraft / Night-Fighter / Heavy Fighter
Picture of the Nakajima J1N1 Gekko (Irving)
0055
National Flag Graphic
1942
Mitsubishi J2M Raiden (Jack)
Interceptor
Picture of the Mitsubishi J2M Raiden (Jack)
0056
National Flag Graphic
1942
Kyushu K11W Shiragiku (White Chrysanthemum)
Advanced Bomber Crew Trainer / Transport / ASW Aircraft
Picture of the Kyushu K11W Shiragiku (White Chrysanthemum)
0057
National Flag Graphic
1942
Tachikawa Ki-77
Long-Range Aircraft Prototype
Picture of the Tachikawa Ki-77
0058
National Flag Graphic
1942
Nakajima A6M2-N (Rufe)
Fighter-Bomber / Interceptor Floatplane Aircraft
Picture of the Nakajima A6M2-N (Rufe)
0059
National Flag Graphic
1942
Kawasaki Ki-78 (KEN III)
High-Speed Single-Seat, Single-Engine Research Aircraft
Picture of the Kawasaki Ki-78 (KEN III)
0060
National Flag Graphic
1942
Yokosuka E14Y (Glen)
Submarine-borne Reconnaissance Floatplane Aircraft
Picture of the Yokosuka E14Y (Glen)
0061
National Flag Graphic
1941
Mitsubishi F1M (Pete)
Reconnaissance Biplane Floatplane Aircraft
Picture of the Mitsubishi F1M (Pete)
0062
National Flag Graphic
1941
Mitsubishi Ki-46 (Dinah)
Reconnaissance / Heavy Fighter / Bomber Interceptor Aircraft
Picture of the Mitsubishi Ki-46 (Dinah)
0063
National Flag Graphic
1941
Kawasaki Ki-60
Single-Seat, Single-Engine Interceptor / Fighter Aircraft
Picture of the Kawasaki Ki-60
0064
National Flag Graphic
1941
Mitsubishi G4M (Betty)
Navy Land-Based Medium Bomber Aircraft
Picture of the Mitsubishi G4M (Betty)
0065
National Flag Graphic
1941
Nakajima Ki-49 Donryu (Helen)
Medium Bomber Aircraft
Picture of the Nakajima Ki-49 Donryu (Helen)
0066
National Flag Graphic
1941
Nakajima Ki-44 Shoki (Tojo)
Fighter / Interceptor Aircraft
Picture of the Nakajima Ki-44 Shoki (Tojo)
0067
National Flag Graphic
1941
Aichi E13A (Jake)
Naval Reconnaissance Floatplane Aircraft
Picture of the Aichi E13A (Jake)
0068
National Flag Graphic
1941
Nakajima B5N (Kate)
Carrier-Borne Torpedo Bomber Aircraft
Picture of the Nakajima B5N (Kate)
0069
National Flag Graphic
1941
Focke-Wulf Fw 190 (Wurger)
Single-Seat Fighter / Fighter-Bomber Aircraft
Picture of the Focke-Wulf Fw 190 (Wurger)
0070
National Flag Graphic
1941
Mitsubishi A6M Rei-sen (Zero)
Carrier-Borne Naval Fighter / Fighter-Bomber
Picture of the Mitsubishi A6M Rei-sen (Zero)
0071
National Flag Graphic
1940
Aichi D3A (Val)
Carrier-Borne Bomber / Dive Bomber
Picture of the Aichi D3A (Val)
0072
National Flag Graphic
1940
Mitsubishi Ki-51 (Sonia)
Ground Attack / Reconnaissance Aircraft
Picture of the Mitsubishi Ki-51 (Sonia)
0073
National Flag Graphic
1940
Kawasaki Ki-48 Sokei (Lily)
Fast Bomber / Dive Bomber Aircraft
Picture of the Kawasaki Ki-48 Sokei (Lily)
0074
National Flag Graphic
1940
Mitsubishi Ki-21 (Sally)
Medium Bomber Aircraft
Picture of the Mitsubishi Ki-21 (Sally)
0075
National Flag Graphic
1939
Kawanishi H6K (Mavis)
Maritime Reconnaissance Flying Boat Aircraft
Picture of the Kawanishi H6K (Mavis)
0076
National Flag Graphic
1938
Mitsubishi Ki-30 (Ann)
Light Bomber / Trainer / Ground Attack Aircraft
Picture of the Mitsubishi Ki-30 (Ann)
0077
National Flag Graphic
1938
Mitsubishi Ki-15 (Babs)
Reconnaissance / Light Bomber
Picture of the Mitsubishi Ki-15 (Babs)
0078
National Flag Graphic
1937
Mitsubishi A5M (Claude)
Carrier-borne Fighter Aircraft
Picture of the Mitsubishi A5M (Claude)
0079
National Flag Graphic
1937
Nakajima Ki-27 (Nate)
Monoplane Fighter Aircraft
Picture of the Nakajima Ki-27  (Nate)
0080
National Flag Graphic
1937
Hawker Hurricane
Single-Seat Fighter / Ground Attack Aircraft
Picture of the Hawker Hurricane
0081
National Flag Graphic
1937
Fiat Br.20 Cicogna (Stork)
Twin-Engine Medium Bomber Aircraft
Picture of the Fiat Br.20 Cicogna (Stork)
0082
National Flag Graphic
1936
Junkers Ju 86
Passenger Airliner / Reconnaissance Aircraft / Medium Bomber
Picture of the Junkers Ju 86
0083
National Flag Graphic
1936
Mitsubishi G3M Rikko (Nell)
Medium Bomber / Torpedo Bomber
Picture of the Mitsubishi G3M Rikko (Nell)
0084
National Flag Graphic
1936
Nakajima E8N (Dave)
Shipborne Reconnaissance Floatplane Aircraft
Picture of the Nakajima E8N (Dave)
0085
National Flag Graphic
1935
Kellett KD-1
Two-Seat Observation Autogiro Aircraft
Picture of the Kellett KD-1
0086
National Flag Graphic
1935
Tachikawa Ki-9
Twin-Seat Intermediate Trainer Biplane Aircraft
Picture of the Tachikawa Ki-9
0087
National Flag Graphic
1935
Dewoitine D.500 (Series)
Single-Seat Monoplane Fighter Aircraft
Picture of the Dewoitine D.500 (Series)
0088
National Flag Graphic
1935
Bucker Bu 131 (Jungmann)
Twin-Seat Basic Trainer Biplane Aircraft
Picture of the Bucker Bu 131 (Jungmann)
0089
National Flag Graphic
1935
Potez 540
Twin-Engine Reconnaissance-Bomber Aircraft
Picture of the Potez 540
0090
National Flag Graphic
1934
Messerschmitt Bf 108 Taifun (Typhoon)
Competition / Liason / VIP Transport Aircraft
Picture of the Messerschmitt  Bf 108 Taifun (Typhoon)
0091
National Flag Graphic
1934
Hawker Nimrod
Naval Biplane Fighter
Picture of the Hawker Nimrod
0092
National Flag Graphic
1933
Mitsubishi Ki-20 (Army Type 92)
Four-Engined Long-Range Heavy Bomber Aircraft
Picture of the Mitsubishi Ki-20 (Army Type 92)
0093
National Flag Graphic
1932
Curtiss P-6 Hawk
Biplane Fighter Aircraft
Picture of the Curtiss P-6 Hawk
0094
National Flag Graphic
1929
Armstrong Whitworth Atlas
Army Liaison Biplane Aircraft
Picture of the Armstrong Whitworth Atlas
0095
National Flag Graphic
1927
Heinkel / Aichi HD 23
Shipborne Biplane Fighter Prototype
Picture of the Heinkel / Aichi HD 23
0096
National Flag Graphic
1926
Potez 25
Reconnaissance Bomber Biplane
Picture of the Potez 25
0097
National Flag Graphic
1925
Blackburn Dart
Biplane Torpedo Bomber Aircraft
Picture of the Blackburn Dart
0098
National Flag Graphic
1922
Sopwith T.1 Cuckoo
Biplane Torpedo Bomber Aircraft
Picture of the Sopwith T.1 Cuckoo
0099
National Flag Graphic
1918
SPAD S.XIII
Single-Seat, Single-Engine Biplane Fighter Aircraft
Picture of the SPAD S.XIII
00100
National Flag Graphic
1917
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SPAD S.XI
Biplane Fighter Aircraft
Picture of the SPAD S.XI
00101
National Flag Graphic
1917
SPAD S.VII
Single-Seat. Single-Engine Biplane Fighter Aircraft
Picture of the SPAD S.VII
00102
National Flag Graphic
1916
Short Type 184
Reconnaissance / Torpedo Bomber Floatplane
Picture of the Short Type 184
00103
National Flag Graphic
1915
Sopwith Tabloid
Racing Biplane-Seaplane / Military Scout / Light Bomber Aircraft
Picture of the Sopwith Tabloid
00104
National Flag Graphic
1914
Caudron G.3
Reconnaissance / Trainer Aircraft
Picture of the Caudron G.3
00105
National Flag Graphic
1914
Bleriot XI
Trainer / Reconnaissance Monoplane Aircraft
Picture of the Bleriot XI
00106
National Flag Graphic
1909


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