Model Variants (Including Prototypes)
CR.42 - Base series designation; fitted with 12.7mm OR 7.7mm machine guns in some cases; some CR.42 models converted to twin-seat communications platforms.
CR.42AS - Desert Modified Model
CR.42B (CR.42DB) - Single Example Model fitted with Daimler-Benz DB 601 series engine for improved speed.
CR.42bis - Fitted with 4 x 12.7mm machine guns and 2 x 7.7mm machie guns (these in underwing blister positions).
CR.42CN - Nightfighter
ICR.42 - Prototype Developmental Floatplane Model; produced by CMASA.
CR.42LW - Nightfighter used by Luftwaffe.
CR.42 "Bombe Alari" - Modified Bomber Model