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NATO Cold War Aircraft (1949 - 1989)

NATO stood as Europe's first line of defense against the Soviet Union following the close of World War 2.

NATO Cold War Aircraft (1949 - 1989)

NATO stood as Europe's first line of defense against the Soviet Union following the close of World War 2.

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There are a total of 47 NATO Cold War Aircraft (1949 - 1989) 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.





#1
1969
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Picture of the Airbus Helicopters (Aerospatiale) SA 330 Puma
Airbus Helicopters (Aerospatiale) SA 330 Puma
Medium Transport / Assault Helicopter
#2
1970
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Picture of the Airbus Helicopters (Eurocopter / MBB) Bo 105
Airbus Helicopters (Eurocopter / MBB) Bo 105
Light Utility Civilian / Military Helicopter
#3
1952
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Picture of the Avro Canada CF-100 Canuck
Avro Canada CF-100 Canuck
Jet-Powered High-Altitude Interceptor Aircraft
#4
1956
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Picture of the Avro Vulcan
Avro Vulcan
High-Altitude Long-Range Heavy Bomber
#5
1974
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Picture of the Beechcraft C-12 Huron
Beechcraft C-12 Huron
Military Utility / Special Mission Aircraft
ADVERTISEMENTS
#6
1969
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Picture of the Bell OH-58 Kiowa
Bell OH-58 Kiowa
Armed Scout and Reconnaissance / Light Attack Helicopter
#7
1976
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Picture of the Boeing (McDonnell Douglas) F-15 Eagle
Boeing (McDonnell Douglas) F-15 Eagle
Multirole / Air Superiority Fighter Aircraft
#8
1977
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Picture of the Boeing E-3 Sentry (AWACS)
Boeing E-3 Sentry (AWACS)
Airborne Surveillance, Command, Control and Communications Aircraft
#9
1962
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Canadair CF-104 Starfighter
Canadair CF-104 Starfighter
Single-Seat Jet-Powered Interceptor / Fighter Aircraft
#10
1950
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Picture of the Canadair CL-13 Sabre
Canadair CL-13 Sabre
Single-Seat, Single-Engine Jet-Powered Fighter Aircraft
#11
1956
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Picture of the CONVAIR F-102 Delta Dagger
CONVAIR F-102 Delta Dagger
Single-Seat Supersonic Interceptor Aircraft
#12
1969
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Dassault Mirage 5
Dassault Mirage 5
Attack Aircraft / Fighter-Bomber Aircraft
#13
1961
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Dassault Mirage III
Dassault Mirage III
Interceptor / Strike Fighter Aircraft
#14
1946
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the de Havilland DH.100 Vampire
de Havilland DH.100 Vampire
Single-Seat Jet-Powered Fighter / Fighter-Bomber Aircraft
#15
1952
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Picture of the de Havilland DH.112 Venom
de Havilland DH.112 Venom
Single-Seat Jet-Powered Fighter / Fighter-Bomber / Night-Fighter Aircraft
#16
1956
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Douglas B-66 / RB-66 Destroyer
Douglas B-66 / RB-66 Destroyer
Tactical Light Bomber / Reconnaissance Aircraft
#17
1950
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Picture of the Douglas C-124 Globemaster II
Douglas C-124 Globemaster II
Heavy-Lift Transport Aircraft
#18
1960
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Picture of the English Electric / BAC Lightning
English Electric / BAC Lightning
Single-Seat Jet-Powered Interceptor Aircraft
#19
1951
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the English Electric Canberra
English Electric Canberra
High-Altitude Medium Bomber / Reconnaissance Aircraft
#20
1976
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Picture of the Fairchild Republic A-10 Thunderbolt II (Warthog)
Fairchild Republic A-10 Thunderbolt II (Warthog)
Close Air Support (CAS) / Forward Air Control (FAC)
#21
1958
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Picture of the Fiat Aeritalia G.91 (Gina)
Fiat Aeritalia G.91 (Gina)
Single-Seat Jet-Powered Fighter-Bomber Aircraft
#22
1981
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Picture of the General Dynamics / Grumman EF-111 Raven
General Dynamics / Grumman EF-111 Raven
Electronic Warfare Aircraft (EWA)
#23
1967
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Picture of the General Dynamics F-111 Aardvark
General Dynamics F-111 Aardvark
Long Range Strategic Medium Bomber / Tactical Strike Aircraft
#24
1944
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Picture of the Gloster (Armstrong Whitworth) Meteor
Gloster (Armstrong Whitworth) Meteor
Jet-Powered Fighter / Fighter-Bomber Aircraft
#25
1956
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Picture of the Gloster Javelin
Gloster Javelin
Twin-Seat Jet-Powered Fighter / Fighter-Bomber Aircraft
#26
1956
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Picture of the Hawker Hunter
Hawker Hunter
Single-Seat Jet-Powered Daytime Interceptor / Strike Fighter Aircraft
#27
1969
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Hawker Siddeley Harrier / AV-8A
Hawker Siddeley Harrier / AV-8A
VTOL Strike / Reconnaissance / Trainer Aircraft
#28
1978
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Picture of the Leonardo / AgustaWestland Lynx / Super Lynx
Leonardo / AgustaWestland Lynx / Super Lynx
Multi-role Helicopter / Anti-Submarine / Anti-Ship
#29
1965
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Lockheed C-141 Starlifter
Lockheed C-141 Starlifter
Strategic Airlifter Transport Aircraft
#30
1970
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Lockheed C-5 Galaxy
Lockheed C-5 Galaxy
Strategic Heavy-Lifter Transport Aircraft
#31
1958
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Picture of the Lockheed F-104 Starfighter
Lockheed F-104 Starfighter
Single-Seat High-Speed Fighter / Interceptor Aircraft
#32
1978
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Picture of the Lockheed Martin (General Dynamics) F-16  Fighting Falcon
Lockheed Martin (General Dynamics) F-16 Fighting Falcon
Lightweight Multirole 4th Generation Fighter
#33
1966
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Picture of the Lockheed MC-130 Combat Talon (I / II)
Lockheed MC-130 Combat Talon (I / II)
Special Forces Transport Aircraft
#34
1983
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Picture of the McDonnell Douglas CF-18 Hornet
McDonnell Douglas CF-18 Hornet
Multirole Jet-Powered Fighter Aircraft
#35
1960
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Picture of the McDonnell Douglas F-4 Phantom II
McDonnell Douglas F-4 Phantom II
Multirole / Carrierbased Fighter / Strike Fighter Aircraft
#36
1957
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Picture of the McDonnell F-101 Voodoo
McDonnell F-101 Voodoo
Single-Seat Interceptor / Reconnaissance Aircraft
#37
1954
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Picture of the North American F-100 Super Sabre
North American F-100 Super Sabre
Single-Seat Fighter-Bomber / Air Superiority / Tactical Reconnaissance Aircraft
#38
1966
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Picture of the North American Rockwell OV-10 Bronco
North American Rockwell OV-10 Bronco
Observation / Light Attack / Close-Air Support (CAS) Aircraft
#39
1962
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Picture of the Northrop F-5 Freedom Fighter / Tiger / Tiger II
Northrop F-5 Freedom Fighter / Tiger / Tiger II
Single-Seat Lightweight Multirole Aircraft
#40
1985
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Picture of the Panavia Tornado ADV (Air Defense Variant)
Panavia Tornado ADV (Air Defense Variant)
Air Defense Fighter / Interceptor Aircraft
#41
1990
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Picture of the Panavia Tornado ECR (Electronic Combat / Reconnaissance)
Panavia Tornado ECR (Electronic Combat / Reconnaissance)
Suppression of Enemy Air Defense (SEAD) Aircraft
#42
1979
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Picture of the Panavia Tornado IDS (InterDictor / Strike)
Panavia Tornado IDS (InterDictor / Strike)
All-Weather, Low-Level Strike Aircraft
#43
1958
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Picture of the Republic F-105 Thunderchief
Republic F-105 Thunderchief
Single-Seat Fighter-Bomber / Reconnaissance / Wild Weasel
#44
1947
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Republic F-84 Thunderjet / Thunderstreak
Republic F-84 Thunderjet / Thunderstreak
Single-Seat Jet-Powered Fighter-Bomber / Reconnaissance Aircraft
#45
1973
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the SEPECAT Jaguar
SEPECAT Jaguar
Strike Fighter Aircraft
#46
1966
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Picture of the Sikorsky CH-53 Sea Stallion
Sikorsky CH-53 Sea Stallion
Heavy-Lift Transport Helicopter
#47
1955
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Vickers Valiant
Vickers Valiant
Strategic Bomber / Fuel Tanker / Photo Reconnaissance Aircraft