Model Variants (Including Prototypes)
Fw 190 "Wurger" ("Shrike") - Base Series Designation
Fw 190 V1 - Prototype Model; fitted with BMW 139 engine of 1,550 horsepower.
Fw 190 V2 - Second prototype based on V1; new spinner with new cooling equipment; armament of 2 x 7.92mm machine guns and 2 x 13mm machine guns in wing roots.
Fw 190 V3 - Proposed prototype; not built
Fw 190 V4 - Proposed prototype; not built
Fw 190 V5 - Prototype; BMW 801 radial piston engine
Fw 190 V5k - Prototype with short-span wings
Fw 190 V5g - Prototype with long-span wings; adopted as production model.
Fw 190 A - Initial serial production version
Fw 190 A-0 - Preproduction Model Designation; 28 examples produced.
Fw 190 A-1 - Role specific optimized variant; appeared in June 1941; fitted with BMW 801C-1 engines of 1,560 horsepower; longer propeller; 4 x 7.92mm machine guns (2 in fuselage and 2 in wing roots) and 2 x 20mm cannons in outboard wings; bulged engine cowlings.
Fw 190 A-2 - Role specific optimized variant; appeared in October 1941; fitted with BMW 801 C-2 engine of 1,600 horsepower; redesigned exhaust system; upgraded gun sight; 2 x 7.92mm machine guns in fuselage and 4 x 20mm cannons (2 replaced original 7.92mm machine guns) in wings.
Fw 190 A-3 - Role specific optimized variant; appearing in spring of 1942; fitted with BMW 801 D-2 engines of 1,754 horsepower; centerline bomb rack.
Fw 190 A-3a - First appearing in fall of 1942; Turkish export version; fitted with 4 x 7.92mm machine guns and 2 x 20mm cannons (same as A-1 model).
Fw 190 A-4 - Role specific optimized variant; appeared in July 1942; improved radio equipment; similar to A-3 in most respects (armament/engine).
Fw 190 A-4/U1 - Centerline bomb rack fitted; MG 151 cannons retained but all other machine gun armament removed.
Fw 190 A-4/U3 - Similar to U1 model; some converted to night-fighter duty; served as basis for Fw 190 F-1 "assault" fighter version.
Fw 190 A-4/U4 - Dedicated Reconnaissance Platform; fitted with photographic cameras; armament of machine gun and cannons fuselage mounted.
Fw 190 A-4/U7 - High-Altitude Variant; compressor intakes implemented on side cowlings.
Fw 190 A-4/U8 - Would later serve as basis for Fw 190 G-1 model.
Fw 190 A-4/R6 - Fitted with underwing rocket mortar weaponry
Fw 190 A-5 - Role specific optimized variant; revised engine placement; fitted with BMW 801 D-2 engine of 1,700 horsepower; MW 50 power boost capable.
Fw 190 A-5/U2 - Dedicated Nightfighter; 2 x 20mm MG151 cannons.
Fw 190 A-5/U3 - Nightfighter with provision for fuel tanks and bombs; 2 x 20mm MG151 cannons.
Fw 190 A-5/U4 - Dedicated Reconnaissance Fighter; fitted with cameras.
Fw 190 A-5/U8 - Night-fighter fitted with underwing racks for centerline bombs and underwing fuel drop tanks; 2 x 20mm MG151 cannons; later to become the Fw 190 G-2 model series.
Fw 190 A-5/U12 - Bomber Interceptor Variant; fitted with two underwing gun pods for array of 2 x 7.92mm machine guns and 6 x 20mm MG151 cannons.
Fw 190 A-5/U12 - Prototype Model
Fw 190 A-5R11 - Night-fighter Conversion Model; fitted with radar.
Fw 190 A-6 - Role specific optimized variant; new wing design; extra ammunition for 2 x 7.92mm fuselage machine guns and 4 x 20mm wing-mounted cannons; improved radio navigation system; streamlined centerline bomb/fuel rack fitting.
Fw 190 A-7 - Role specific optimized variant; based on the Fw 190 A-5/U9 prototype; fitted with BMW 801 D-2 engine of 1,700 horsepower; 2 x 20mm MG 131 cannons replacing standard MG17 7.92mm fuselage machine guns; upgraded gun sight.
Fw 190 A-8 - Role specific optimized variant; improved bubble canopy.
Fw 190 A-9 - Final A-Series Production Models; fitted with BMW 801S engines of 1,973 horsepower; improved engine armor protection; improved radiator system.
Fw 190 A-10 - High-Altitude Prototype Development
Fw 190 B - Wider wing span; higher altitude capability; pressurized cockpit; turbocharged BMW 801 engine.
Fw 190 C - High altitude capability; turbocharged Daimler-Benz DB 603 powerplant.
Fw 190 D "Dora" - Main service model by 1944; fitted with Junkers Jumo 213 supercharged engine.
Fw 190 D-0 - Developmental Prototype; fitted with Jumo 213a engine.
Fw 190 D-1 - Developmental Prototype
Fw 190 D-2 - Developmental Prototype
Fw 190 D-9 - Role specific optimized variant
Fw 190 D-10 - Role specific optimized variant
Fw 190 D-11 - Role specific optimized variant; fitted with uprated Jumo 213E engines; 17 examples produced.
Fw 190 D-12 - Role specific optimized variant; based on D-11 model; Mk 108 30mm cannon in propeller hub.
Fw 190 D-13 - Role specific optimized variant; based on D-11 model; Mk 151/20 20mm cannon in propeller hub.
Fw 190 D-13/R11 - All-Weather Development
Fw 190 E - Proposed reconnaissance fighter
Fw 190 F - Ground attack model based on Fw 190 A-4 powerplant.
Fw 190 F-1 - Improved under-fuselage armor; centerline and wing bomb racks.
Fw 190 F-2 - Based on Fw 190 A-5/U3; replaced F-1 series on production lines.
Fw 190 F-3 - Based on Fw 190 A-5/U17; 432 examples produced.
Fw 190 F-4 - Abandoned Strafing Design Variant
Fw 190 F-5 - Abandoned Strafing Design Variant
Fw 190 F-6 - Abandoned Strafing Design Variant
Fw 190 F-7 - Abandoned Strafing Design Variant
Fw 190 F-8 - Improved radio equipment; redesigned compressor for low-altitude boost in performance; 2 x 20mm MG151/20 cannons in wing roots and 2 x 7.92mm MG131 machine guns above engine housing; 3,400 examples produced.
Fw 190 F-8/U1 - Long-Range Night-fighter; underwing and centerline provision for fuel tanks and/or bombs.
Fw 190 F-8/U2 - Torpedo Bomber
Fw 190 F-8/U3 - Heavy Torpedo Bomber
Fw 190 F-8/U4 - Night-fighter
Fw 190 F-9 - Based on the Fw 190 A-9; redesigned empennage as found on the Ta 152 development; 147 examples produced.
Fw 190 G - Long-Range Attack Model; based on the Fw 190 A-5 powerplant.
Fw 190 G-1 - Based on the Fw 190 A-4/U8
Fw 190 G-2 - Based on the Fw 190 A-5/U8
Fw 190 G-3 - Based on the Fw 190 A-6
Fw 190 G-8 - Based on the Fw 190 A-8
Fw 190 A-5/U1 - Trainer; second cockpit; reworked internals; revised three-section, side-opening canopy; based on A-5 model.
Fw 190 A8/U1 - Trainer; based on A-5/U1 models
Fw 190 S-5 - Trainer; redesignation of A-5U1 mark
Fw 190 S-8 - Trainer; redesignation of A-8/U1 mark
Ra-2 - High-Altitude Development
Ra-3 - High-Altitude Development
Ta 152 - Ultra-high altitude fighter; Wider wing span; Jumo 213E powerplant; based on the Ra-3 development model.
Ta 152C - Low-Altitude Developmental Ta 152 Model; fitted with DB 603 engine; only two examples produced.
Ta 152H - Improved Ta 152; Only operational variant of the Ta 152.