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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 105 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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| 901-1000
N
1
1946
Picture of the Nakajima Ki-201 Karyu
Nakajima Ki-201 Karyu
National Flag Graphic
Jet-Powered Fighter / Fighter-Bomber
K
2
1946
Picture of the Kawanishi K-200
Kawanishi K-200
National Flag Graphic
Long-Range Jet-Powered Flying Boat Aircraft Proposal
A
3
1946
Picture of the Aichi S1A Denko (Bolt of Lightning)
Aichi S1A Denko (Bolt of Lightning)
National Flag Graphic
Twin-Engine Night-Fighter Aircraft Proposal
M
4
1946
Picture of the Mitsubishi Q2M (Taiyo)
Mitsubishi Q2M (Taiyo)
National Flag Graphic
Anti-Submarine Warfare (ASW) / Maritime Patrol Aircraft Proposal
K
5
1946
Picture of the Kawanishi H11K Soku (Blue Sky)
Kawanishi H11K Soku (Blue Sky)
National Flag Graphic
Heavy Flying Boat / Transport Proposal
Y
6
1945
Picture of the Yokosuka R2Y (Keiun)
Yokosuka R2Y (Keiun)
National Flag Graphic
Reconnaissance / Heavy Fighter Prototype
N
7
1945
Picture of the Nakajima Ki-87
Nakajima Ki-87
National Flag Graphic
High-Altitude Fighter / Interceptor
R
8
1945
Picture of the Rikugun Ki-93
Rikugun Ki-93
National Flag Graphic
Heavy Fighter / Anti-Shipping Attack Aircraft Prototype
R
9
1945
Picture of the Rikugun Ki-202
Rikugun Ki-202
National Flag Graphic
Rocket-Powered Interceptor Proposal
T
10
1945
Picture of the Tachikawa Ki-94
Tachikawa Ki-94
National Flag Graphic
Fighter Prototype
M
11
1945
Picture of the Mitsubishi Ki-83
Mitsubishi Ki-83
National Flag Graphic
Twin-Engine Heavy Fighter Prototype
T
12
1945
Picture of the Tachikawa Ki-106 (Ki-84 Hayate)
Tachikawa Ki-106 (Ki-84 Hayate)
National Flag Graphic
All-Wood Single-Seat Fighter Prototype
K
13
1945
Picture of the Kawasaki Ki-108
Kawasaki Ki-108
National Flag Graphic
Twin-Engine Heavy Fighter / Interceptor Prototype Aircraft
K
14
1945
Picture of the Kawanishi Baika (Ume Blossom)
Kawanishi Baika (Ume Blossom)
National Flag Graphic
Pilot-Guided, Pulsejet-Powered Expendable Suicide Aircraft
K
15
1945
Picture of the Kawasaki Ki-91
Kawasaki Ki-91
National Flag Graphic
Heavy Bomber Aircraft Proposal
K
16
1945
Picture of the Kayaba Katsuodori
Kayaba Katsuodori
National Flag Graphic
Ramjet-and-Rocket Powered Interceptor Proposal
M
17
1945
Picture of the Mansyu / Manshu Ki-98
Mansyu / Manshu Ki-98
National Flag Graphic
Ground Attack Aircraft / High-Altitude Fighter Proposal
M
18
1945
Picture of the Mitsubishi J8M (Shusui)
Mitsubishi J8M (Shusui)
National Flag Graphic
Rocket-Powered Interceptor Aircraft
M
19
1945
Picture of the Mitsubishi A7M Reppu (Sam)
Mitsubishi A7M Reppu (Sam)
National Flag Graphic
Single-Seat, Single-Engine Carrier-Based Fighter Aircraft
N
20
1945
Picture of the Nakajima J9Y Kikka / Kitsuka (Orange Blossom)
Nakajima J9Y Kikka / Kitsuka (Orange Blossom)
National Flag Graphic
Jet-Powered Fighter / Fighter-Bomber
K
21
1945
Picture of the Kyushu J7W Shinden (Magnificent Lightning)
Kyushu J7W Shinden (Magnificent Lightning)
National Flag Graphic
Single-Seat, Single-Engine Interceptor Prototype Aircraft
K
22
1945
Picture of the Kyushu Q1W Tokai (Eastern Sea) / (Lorna)
Kyushu Q1W Tokai (Eastern Sea) / (Lorna)
National Flag Graphic
Anti-Submarine Bomber
N
23
1945
Picture of the Nakajima Ki-115 Tsurugi
Nakajima Ki-115 Tsurugi
National Flag Graphic
Suicide Fighter
A
24
1945
Picture of the Aichi M6A Seiran
Aichi M6A Seiran
National Flag Graphic
Submarine-Based Attack Floatplane Aircraft
N
25
1945
Picture of the Nakajima G8N Renzan (Rita)
Nakajima G8N Renzan (Rita)
National Flag Graphic
Four-Engine Heavy Bomber Aircraft
Y
26
1945
Picture of the Yokosuka MXY7-K1 Ohka (Cherry Blossom)
Yokosuka MXY7-K1 Ohka (Cherry Blossom)
National Flag Graphic
Single-Seat Pilot-Guided Suicide Aircraft
K
27
1945
Picture of the Kawasaki Ki-100
Kawasaki Ki-100
National Flag Graphic
Fighter Aircraft
N
28
1944
Picture of the Nakajima Ki-84 Hayate (Frank)
Nakajima Ki-84 Hayate (Frank)
National Flag Graphic
Single-Seat, Single Engine Monoplane Fighter Aircraft
K
29
1944
Picture of the Kawasaki Ki-45 KAIc Toryu (Nick)
Kawasaki Ki-45 KAIc Toryu (Nick)
National Flag Graphic
Dedicated Night-Fighter Aircraft
A
30
1944
Picture of the Aichi E16A Zuiun (Paul)
Aichi E16A Zuiun (Paul)
National Flag Graphic
Reconnaissance Floatplane / Dive Bomber Aircraft
M
31
1944
Picture of the Mitsubishi Ki-67 Hiryu (Peggy)
Mitsubishi Ki-67 Hiryu (Peggy)
National Flag Graphic
Medium Bomber
A
32
1944
Picture of the Aichi B7A Ryusei (Grace)
Aichi B7A Ryusei (Grace)
National Flag Graphic
Torpedo Bomber / Dive Bomber
K
33
1944
Picture of the Kawasaki Ki-102 (Randy)
Kawasaki Ki-102 (Randy)
National Flag Graphic
Ground Attack / Heavy Fighter / Night Fighter Aircraft
M
34
1944
Picture of the Mitsubishi Ki-109
Mitsubishi Ki-109
National Flag Graphic
Heavy Fighter / Bomber-Interceptor Aircraft
T
35
1944
Picture of the Tachikawa Ki-74 (Pat / Patsy)
Tachikawa Ki-74 (Pat / Patsy)
National Flag Graphic
Long-Range Reconnaissance Bomber
M
36
1944
Picture of the Mitsubishi Ki-73 (Steve)
Mitsubishi Ki-73 (Steve)
National Flag Graphic
Long Range Escort Fighter Proposal
N
37
1944
Picture of the Nakajima J5N Tenrai (Heavenly Thunder)
Nakajima J5N Tenrai (Heavenly Thunder)
National Flag Graphic
Prototype Heavy Fighter / Interceptor
Y
38
1944
Picture of the Yokosuka P1Y1 Ginga (Frances)
Yokosuka P1Y1 Ginga (Frances)
National Flag Graphic
Light-Medium Bomber / Dive Bomber / Torpedo Bomber / Night-Fighter
Y
39
1944
Picture of the Yokosuka P1Y2-S Kyokko (Aurora)
Yokosuka P1Y2-S Kyokko (Aurora)
National Flag Graphic
Night-Fighter / Night-Intruder Aircraft
N
40
1944
Picture of the Nakajima G10N Fugaku (Mount Fuji)
Nakajima G10N Fugaku (Mount Fuji)
National Flag Graphic
Very-Long-Range Heavy Bomber Proposal
K
41
1944
Picture of the Kawanishi J6K Jinpu (Squall)
Kawanishi J6K Jinpu (Squall)
National Flag Graphic
Single-Seat Land-Based Interceptor Prototype Aircraft
K
42
1943
Picture of the Kawanishi N1K1 Kyofu (Rex)
Kawanishi N1K1 Kyofu (Rex)
National Flag Graphic
Floatplane Fighter / Interceptor
K
43
1943
Picture of the Kawasaki Ki-88
Kawasaki Ki-88
National Flag Graphic
Fighter Aircraft Proposal
M
44
1943
Picture of the Messerschmitt Me 210
Messerschmitt Me 210
National Flag Graphic
Twin-Engine Heavy Fighter / Fighter-Bomber Aircraft
T
45
1943
Picture of the Tachikawa Ki-70 (Clara)
Tachikawa Ki-70 (Clara)
National Flag Graphic
Prototype Fast Reconnaissance Aircraft
K
46
1943
Picture of the Kawasaki Ki-64 (Rob)
Kawasaki Ki-64 (Rob)
National Flag Graphic
Prototype Heavy Fighter Aircraft
K
47
1943
Picture of the Kawasaki Ki-96
Kawasaki Ki-96
National Flag Graphic
Twin-Engine Heavy Fighter Prototype Aircraft
N
48
1943
Picture of the Nakajima B6N Tenzan (Jill)
Nakajima B6N Tenzan (Jill)
National Flag Graphic
Carrier-Borne Torpedo Bomber Aircraft
K
49
1943
Picture of the Kawanishi N1K-J Shiden (George)
Kawanishi N1K-J Shiden (George)
National Flag Graphic
Fighter Aircraft
K
50
1943
Picture of the Kawasaki Ki-61 Hien (Tony)
Kawasaki Ki-61 Hien (Tony)
National Flag Graphic
Single-Seat, Single-Engine Monoplane Fighter / Interceptor Aircraft
K
51
1942
Picture of the Kawanishi H8K (Emily)
Kawanishi H8K (Emily)
National Flag Graphic
Reconnaissance / Bomber Flying Boat Aircraft
N
52
1942
Picture of the Nakajima Ki-43 Hayabusa (Oscar)
Nakajima Ki-43 Hayabusa (Oscar)
National Flag Graphic
Fighter / Interceptor Aircraft
Y
53
1942
Picture of the Yokosuka D4Y Suisei (Judy)
Yokosuka D4Y Suisei (Judy)
National Flag Graphic
Carrier-Borne Dive Bomber Aircraft
K
54
1942
Picture of the Kawasaki Ki-45 Toryu (Nick)
Kawasaki Ki-45 Toryu (Nick)
National Flag Graphic
Twin-Engine Heavy Fighter Aircraft
N
55
1942
Picture of the Nakajima J1N1 Gekko (Irving)
Nakajima J1N1 Gekko (Irving)
National Flag Graphic
Reconnaissance Aircraft / Night-Fighter / Heavy Fighter
M
56
1942
Picture of the Mitsubishi J2M Raiden (Jack)
Mitsubishi J2M Raiden (Jack)
National Flag Graphic
Interceptor
K
57
1942
Picture of the Kyushu K11W Shiragiku (White Chrysanthemum)
Kyushu K11W Shiragiku (White Chrysanthemum)
National Flag Graphic
Advanced Bomber Crew Trainer / Transport / ASW Aircraft
T
58
1942
Picture of the Tachikawa Ki-77
Tachikawa Ki-77
National Flag Graphic
Long-Range Aircraft Prototype
N
59
1942
Picture of the Nakajima A6M2-N (Rufe)
Nakajima A6M2-N (Rufe)
National Flag Graphic
Fighter-Bomber / Interceptor Floatplane Aircraft
K
60
1942
Picture of the Kawasaki Ki-78 (KEN III)
Kawasaki Ki-78 (KEN III)
National Flag Graphic
High-Speed Single-Seat, Single-Engine Research Aircraft
Y
61
1941
Picture of the Yokosuka E14Y (Glen)
Yokosuka E14Y (Glen)
National Flag Graphic
Submarine-borne Reconnaissance Floatplane Aircraft
M
62
1941
Picture of the Mitsubishi F1M (Pete)
Mitsubishi F1M (Pete)
National Flag Graphic
Reconnaissance Biplane Floatplane Aircraft
M
63
1941
Picture of the Mitsubishi Ki-46 (Dinah)
Mitsubishi Ki-46 (Dinah)
National Flag Graphic
Reconnaissance / Heavy Fighter / Bomber Interceptor Aircraft
K
64
1941
Picture of the Kawasaki Ki-60
Kawasaki Ki-60
National Flag Graphic
Single-Seat, Single-Engine Interceptor / Fighter Aircraft
M
65
1941
Picture of the Mitsubishi G4M (Betty)
Mitsubishi G4M (Betty)
National Flag Graphic
Navy Land-Based Medium Bomber Aircraft
N
66
1941
Picture of the Nakajima Ki-49 Donryu (Helen)
Nakajima Ki-49 Donryu (Helen)
National Flag Graphic
Medium Bomber Aircraft
N
67
1941
Picture of the Nakajima Ki-44 Shoki (Tojo)
Nakajima Ki-44 Shoki (Tojo)
National Flag Graphic
Fighter / Interceptor Aircraft
A
68
1941
Picture of the Aichi E13A (Jake)
Aichi E13A (Jake)
National Flag Graphic
Naval Reconnaissance Floatplane Aircraft
N
69
1941
Picture of the Nakajima B5N (Kate)
Nakajima B5N (Kate)
National Flag Graphic
Carrier-Borne Torpedo Bomber
F
70
1941
Picture of the Focke-Wulf Fw 190 (Wurger)
Focke-Wulf Fw 190 (Wurger)
National Flag Graphic
Single-Seat Fighter / Fighter-Bomber Aircraft
M
71
1940
Picture of the Mitsubishi A6M Rei-sen (Zero)
Mitsubishi A6M Rei-sen (Zero)
National Flag Graphic
Carrier-Borne Naval Fighter / Fighter-Bomber
A
72
1940
Picture of the Aichi D3A (Val)
Aichi D3A (Val)
National Flag Graphic
Carrier-Borne Bomber / Dive Bomber
M
73
1940
Picture of the Mitsubishi Ki-51 (Sonia)
Mitsubishi Ki-51 (Sonia)
National Flag Graphic
Ground Attack / Reconnaissance Aircraft
K
74
1940
Picture of the Kawasaki Ki-48 Sokei (Lily)
Kawasaki Ki-48 Sokei (Lily)
National Flag Graphic
Fast Bomber / Dive Bomber Aircraft
M
75
1939
Picture of the Mitsubishi Ki-21 (Sally)
Mitsubishi Ki-21 (Sally)
National Flag Graphic
Medium Bomber Aircraft
K
76
1938
Picture of the Kawanishi H6K (Mavis)
Kawanishi H6K (Mavis)
National Flag Graphic
Maritime Reconnaissance Flying Boat Aircraft
M
77
1938
Picture of the Mitsubishi Ki-30 (Ann)
Mitsubishi Ki-30 (Ann)
National Flag Graphic
Light Bomber / Trainer / Ground Attack Aircraft
M
78
1937
Picture of the Mitsubishi Ki-15 (Babs)
Mitsubishi Ki-15 (Babs)
National Flag Graphic
Reconnaissance / Light Bomber
M
79
1937
Picture of the Mitsubishi A5M (Claude)
Mitsubishi A5M (Claude)
National Flag Graphic
Carrier-borne Fighter Aircraft
N
80
1937
Picture of the Nakajima Ki-27  (Nate)
Nakajima Ki-27 (Nate)
National Flag Graphic
Fighter
H
81
1937
Picture of the Hawker Hurricane
Hawker Hurricane
National Flag Graphic
Single-Seat Fighter / Ground Attack Aircraft
F
82
1936
Picture of the Fiat Br.20 Cicogna (Stork)
Fiat Br.20 Cicogna (Stork)
National Flag Graphic
Twin-Engine Medium Bomber Aircraft
J
83
1936
Picture of the Junkers Ju 86
Junkers Ju 86
National Flag Graphic
Passenger Airliner / Reconnaissance Aircraft / Medium Bomber
M
84
1936
Picture of the Mitsubishi G3M Rikko (Nell)
Mitsubishi G3M Rikko (Nell)
National Flag Graphic
Medium Bomber / Torpedo Bomber
N
85
1935
Picture of the Nakajima E8N (Dave)
Nakajima E8N (Dave)
National Flag Graphic
Shipborne Reconnaissance Floatplane Aircraft
K
86
1935
Picture of the Kellett KD-1
Kellett KD-1
National Flag Graphic
Two-Seat Observation Autogiro Aircraft
T
87
1935
Picture of the Tachikawa Ki-9
Tachikawa Ki-9
National Flag Graphic
Twin-Seat Intermediate Trainer Biplane Aircraft
D
88
1935
Picture of the Dewoitine D.500 (Series)
Dewoitine D.500 (Series)
National Flag Graphic
Single-Seat Monoplane Fighter Aircraft
B
89
1935
Picture of the Bucker Bu 131 (Jungmann)
Bucker Bu 131 (Jungmann)
National Flag Graphic
Twin-Seat Basic Trainer Biplane Aircraft
P
90
1934
Picture of the Potez 540
Potez 540
National Flag Graphic
Twin-Engine Reconnaissance-Bomber Aircraft
M
91
1934
Picture of the Messerschmitt  Bf 108 Taifun (Typhoon)
Messerschmitt Bf 108 Taifun (Typhoon)
National Flag Graphic
Competition / Liason / VIP Transport Aircraft
H
92
1933
Picture of the Hawker Nimrod
Hawker Nimrod
National Flag Graphic
Naval Biplane Fighter
M
93
1932
Picture of the Mitsubishi Ki-20 (Army Type 92)
Mitsubishi Ki-20 (Army Type 92)
National Flag Graphic
Four-Engined Long-Range Heavy Bomber Aircraft
C
94
1929
Picture of the Curtiss P-6 Hawk
Curtiss P-6 Hawk
National Flag Graphic
Biplane Fighter Aircraft
H
95
1926
Picture of the Heinkel / Aichi HD 23
Heinkel / Aichi HD 23
National Flag Graphic
Shipborne Biplane Fighter Prototype
P
96
1925
Picture of the Potez 25
Potez 25
National Flag Graphic
Reconnaissance Bomber Biplane
B
97
1922
Picture of the Blackburn Dart
Blackburn Dart
National Flag Graphic
Biplane Torpedo Bomber Aircraft
S
98
1918
Picture of the Sopwith T.1 Cuckoo
Sopwith T.1 Cuckoo
National Flag Graphic
Biplane Torpedo Bomber Aircraft
S
99
1917
Picture of the SPAD S.XIII
SPAD S.XIII
National Flag Graphic
Single-Seat, Single-Engine Biplane Fighter Aircraft
S
100
1917
Picture of the SPAD S.XI
SPAD S.XI
National Flag Graphic
Biplane Fighter Aircraft
S
101
1916
Picture of the SPAD S.VII
SPAD S.VII
National Flag Graphic
Single-Seat. Single-Engine Biplane Fighter Aircraft
S
102
1915
Picture of the Short Type 184
Short Type 184
National Flag Graphic
Reconnaissance / Torpedo Bomber Floatplane
S
103
1914
Picture of the Sopwith Tabloid
Sopwith Tabloid
National Flag Graphic
Racing Biplane-Seaplane / Military Scout / Light Bomber Aircraft
C
104
1914
Picture of the Caudron G.3
Caudron G.3
National Flag Graphic
Reconnaissance / Trainer Aircraft
B
105
1909
Picture of the Bleriot XI
Bleriot XI
National Flag Graphic
Trainer / Reconnaissance Monoplane Aircraft


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