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Aerial Tanker Aircraft

Aerial Tanker Aircraft represent one of the more important logistical pieces of moder air warfare - capable of doubling operational ranges of combat aircraft.

Aerial Tanker Aircraft

Aerial Tanker Aircraft represent one of the more important logistical pieces of moder air warfare - capable of doubling operational ranges of combat aircraft.

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There are a total of 39 Aerial Tanker Aircraft 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. Base models, that is those airframes modified as aerial tanker forms (such as the Boeing F/A-18 Super Hornet in the 'buddy tanker' role) are also included in this listing.





Airbus A330 MRTT
Aerial Refueling Tanker / General Transport
Picture of the Airbus A330 MRTT
001
National Flag Graphic
2011
Airbus KC-45 (KC-30)
Aerial Refueling Tanker / Utility Transport
Picture of the Airbus KC-45 (KC-30)
002
National Flag Graphic
2011
Airbus Military A400M (Atlas)
Long Range Multirole Transport Aircraft
Picture of the Airbus Military A400M (Atlas)
003
National Flag Graphic
2013
AirTanker Voyager (A330 MRTT)
In-Flight Refueling Tanker Aircraft
Picture of the AirTanker Voyager (A330 MRTT)
004
National Flag Graphic
2012
Antonov An-70
Medium-Lift Military Transport Aircraft
Picture of the Antonov An-70
005
National Flag Graphic
2018
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Avro Vulcan
High-Altitude Long-Range Heavy Bomber
Picture of the Avro Vulcan
006
National Flag Graphic
1956
Boeing (McDonnell Douglas) KC-10 Extender
Advanced Tanker and Cargo Aircraft
Picture of the Boeing (McDonnell Douglas) KC-10 Extender
007
National Flag Graphic
1981
Boeing 767
Short-to-Medium Range Passenger Airliner
Picture of the Boeing 767
008
National Flag Graphic
1981
Boeing B-29 Superfortress
Strategic Long-Range, High-Altitude Heavy Bomber Aircraft
Picture of the Boeing B-29 Superfortress
009
National Flag Graphic
1943
Boeing B-50 Superfortress
Heavy Bomber / Long-Range Reconnaissance Platform
Picture of the Boeing B-50 Superfortress
0010
National Flag Graphic
1948
Boeing C-97 Stratofreighter
Transport Aircraft
Picture of the Boeing C-97 Stratofreighter
0011
National Flag Graphic
1944
Boeing F/A-18 Super Hornet
Carrier-based Strike Fighter Aircraft
Picture of the Boeing F/A-18 Super Hornet
0012
National Flag Graphic
1999
Boeing KC-135 Stratotanker
Airborne Refueling Tanker / Special Mission Military Aircraft
Picture of the Boeing KC-135 Stratotanker
0013
National Flag Graphic
1957
Boeing KC-46 Pegasus
In-flight Refueler / Aerial Tanker Aircraft
Picture of the Boeing KC-46 Pegasus
0014
National Flag Graphic
2019
Boeing KC-97 Stratofreighter
Strategic Air Tanker / Aerial Refueling Aircraft
Picture of the Boeing KC-97 Stratofreighter
0015
National Flag Graphic
1951
Boeing MQ-25 Stingray
Carrierbased Unmanned Tanker Aircraft Proposal
Picture of the Boeing MQ-25 Stingray
0016
National Flag Graphic
2024
DARPA KQ-X (Global Hawk)
Unmanned Aerial Refueling Tanker Demonstrator Vehicle
Picture of the DARPA KQ-X (Global Hawk)
0017
National Flag Graphic
2012
Embraer KC-390
Medium-Lift Twin-Engine Tactical Military Transport Aircraft
Picture of the Embraer KC-390
0018
National Flag Graphic
2018
General Atomics MQ-25 Stingray
Unmanned Aerial Tanker Aircraft / Drone Proposal
Picture of the General Atomics MQ-25 Stingray
0019
National Flag Graphic
2017
Grumman A-6 Intruder
Carrierborne All-Weather Heavy Strike Aircraft
Picture of the Grumman A-6 Intruder
0020
National Flag Graphic
1963
Handley Page Victor
Heavy Bomber / Aerial Tanker Aircraft
Picture of the Handley Page Victor
0021
National Flag Graphic
1957
Ilyushin IL-76 (Candid)
Strategic Transport / Tanker Aircraft
Picture of the Ilyushin IL-76 (Candid)
0022
National Flag Graphic
1975
Ilyushin IL-78 (Midas)
In-Flight Refueling Tanker Aircraft
Picture of the Ilyushin IL-78 (Midas)
0023
National Flag Graphic
1984
Lockheed / Vought S-3 Viking
Naval Anti-Submarine Warfare (ASW) / Aerial Tanker Aircraft
Picture of the Lockheed / Vought S-3 Viking
0024
National Flag Graphic
1974
Lockheed C-130 Hercules
Tactical Transport / Multi-role / Multi-Mission Aircraft
Picture of the Lockheed C-130 Hercules
0025
National Flag Graphic
1956
Lockheed HC-130J Combat King II
General Transport / Search and Rescue (SAR) / Aerial Refueling Aircraft
Picture of the Lockheed HC-130J Combat King II
0026
National Flag Graphic
2013
Lockheed L-1011 TriStar
Wide-Body Passenger Airliner
Picture of the Lockheed L-1011 TriStar
0027
National Flag Graphic
1972
Lockheed Martin KC-130 Hercules / Super Hercules
Aerial Tanker / Transport Aircraft
Picture of the Lockheed Martin KC-130 Hercules / Super Hercules
0028
National Flag Graphic
1962
Lockheed MC-130J Commando II
Special Forces In-Flight Refueler / General Transport Aircraft
Picture of the Lockheed MC-130J Commando II
0029
National Flag Graphic
2011
Lockheed MC-130P Combat Shadow
Special Forces Inflight Refueling Aircraft
Picture of the Lockheed MC-130P Combat Shadow
0030
National Flag Graphic
1986
Lockheed MQ-25 Stingray
Carrierborne Unmanned Fuel Delivery System Aircraft Proposal
Picture of the Lockheed MQ-25 Stingray
0031
National Flag Graphic
2017
McDonnell Douglas DC-10
Wide-Body, Long-Range Airliner / Freighter Aircraft
Picture of the McDonnell Douglas DC-10
0032
National Flag Graphic
1971
Myasishchev M-4 / 3M (Bison)
Strategic Heavy Bomber
Picture of the Myasishchev M-4 / 3M (Bison)
0033
National Flag Graphic
1955
Northrop Grumman MQ-25 Stingray
Carrierborne Unmanned Combat Aerial Vehicle (UCAV) / Aerial Tanker Aircraft
Picture of the Northrop Grumman MQ-25 Stingray
0034
National Flag Graphic
2017
Supermarine Scimitar
Carrierbased Strike-Fighter
Picture of the Supermarine Scimitar
0035
National Flag Graphic
1957
Tupolev Tu-16 (Badger)
Multirole Twin-Engined, Jet-Powered Fast Bomber
Picture of the Tupolev Tu-16 (Badger)
0036
National Flag Graphic
1954
Vickers Valiant
Strategic Bomber / Fuel Tanker / Photo Reconnaissance Aircraft
Picture of the Vickers Valiant
0037
National Flag Graphic
1955
Vickers VC10
Narrow-Body Passenger Airliner / Aerial Refueling Tanker
Picture of the Vickers VC10
0038
National Flag Graphic
1964
Vought / LTV A-7 Corsair II
Carrier-Borne Strike Aircraft
Picture of the Vought / LTV A-7 Corsair II
0039
National Flag Graphic
1967


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