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Vietnam War Aircraft (1955-1975)

The Vietnam War proved that the dogfight was alive and well and missiles were not yet ready to replace proven gunfighters.

Vietnam War Aircraft (1955-1975)

The Vietnam War proved that the dogfight was alive and well and missiles were not yet ready to replace proven gunfighters.

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There are a total of 108 Vietnam War Aircraft (1955-1975) 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.



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A
1
1947
Picture of the Antonov An-2 (Colt)
Antonov An-2 (Colt)
National Flag Graphic
Single-Engine Biplane Utility Aircraft
A
2
1962
Picture of the Antonov An-24 (Coke)
Antonov An-24 (Coke)
National Flag Graphic
Military Transport Aircraft
B
3
1964
Picture of the Beechcraft King Air
Beechcraft King Air
National Flag Graphic
Multirole Transport Aircraft
B
4
1967
Picture of the Bell AH-1 HueyCobra / Cobra
Bell AH-1 HueyCobra / Cobra
National Flag Graphic
Dedicated Two-Seat Attack Helicopter
B
5
1970
Picture of the Bell AH-1J SeaCobra
Bell AH-1J SeaCobra
National Flag Graphic
Dedicated Two-Seat Attack Helicopter
B
6
1947
Picture of the Bell H-13 Sioux
Bell H-13 Sioux
National Flag Graphic
Light Utility / Observation Helicopter
B
7
1967
Picture of the Bell Model 206 (JetRanger / LongRanger)
Bell Model 206 (JetRanger / LongRanger)
National Flag Graphic
Light Utility Helicopter (LUH)
B
8
1969
Picture of the Bell OH-58 Kiowa
Bell OH-58 Kiowa
National Flag Graphic
Armed Scout and Reconnaissance / Light Attack Helicopter
B
9
1959
Picture of the Bell UH-1 Iroquois (Huey)
Bell UH-1 Iroquois (Huey)
National Flag Graphic
Multi-Role / Utility / Attack / Transport Helicopter
B
10
1962
Picture of the Bell UH-1B/C Huey Cobra / Frog
Bell UH-1B/C Huey Cobra / Frog
National Flag Graphic
Gunship Helicopter
B
11
1951
Picture of the Boeing B-47 Stratojet
Boeing B-47 Stratojet
National Flag Graphic
Strategic Medium / Heavy Bomber Aircraft
B
12
1955
Picture of the Boeing B-52 Stratofortress
Boeing B-52 Stratofortress
National Flag Graphic
High-Altitude, Long-Range Strategic Heavy Bomber
B
13
1944
Picture of the Boeing C-97 Stratofreighter
Boeing C-97 Stratofreighter
National Flag Graphic
Transport Aircraft
B
14
1962
Picture of the Boeing CH-47 Chinook
Boeing CH-47 Chinook
National Flag Graphic
Medium-Lift, Tandem Rotor Transport Helicopter
B
15
1957
Picture of the Boeing KC-135 Stratotanker
Boeing KC-135 Stratotanker
National Flag Graphic
Airborne Refueling Tanker / Special Mission Military Aircraft
B
16
1962
Picture of the Boeing RC-135
Boeing RC-135
National Flag Graphic
Multi-Role, Multi-Mission Reconnaissance Aircraft
B
17
1959
Picture of the Boeing VC-137 / C-137 Stratoliner
Boeing VC-137 / C-137 Stratoliner
National Flag Graphic
Government VIP Transport
B
18
1964
Picture of the Boeing Vertol CH-46 Sea Knight
Boeing Vertol CH-46 Sea Knight
National Flag Graphic
Medium-Lift, Tandem Rotor Transport Helicopter
C
19
1967
Picture of the Cessna A-37  Dragonfly (Super Tweet)
Cessna A-37 Dragonfly (Super Tweet)
National Flag Graphic
Light Attack Aircraft / Observation and Control
C
20
1950
Picture of the Cessna O-1 Bird Dog (L-19)
Cessna O-1 Bird Dog (L-19)
National Flag Graphic
Liaison / Observation STOL Aircraft
C
21
1967
Picture of the Cessna O-2 Skymaster
Cessna O-2 Skymaster
National Flag Graphic
Observation Platform Aircraft
C
22
1957
Picture of the Cessna T-37 Tweet
Cessna T-37 Tweet
National Flag Graphic
Jet-Powered Advanced Trainer / Light Attack Aircraft
C
23
1964
Picture of the Cessna T-41 Mescalero
Cessna T-41 Mescalero
National Flag Graphic
Trainer / Liaison / Light Transport Aircraft
C
24
1936
Picture of the Consolidated PBY Catalina
Consolidated PBY Catalina
National Flag Graphic
Long-Range Maritime Patrol Flying Boat
C
25
1949
Picture of the CONVAIR B-36 Peacemaker
CONVAIR B-36 Peacemaker
National Flag Graphic
Long-Range Strategic Heavy Bomber Aircraft
C
26
1960
Picture of the CONVAIR B-58 Hustler
CONVAIR B-58 Hustler
National Flag Graphic
Supersonic Delta-Winged Jet-Powered Medium Bomber
C
27
1950
Picture of the CONVAIR C-131 / R4Y Samaritan
CONVAIR C-131 / R4Y Samaritan
National Flag Graphic
MEDEVAC / VIP Transport / Trainer Platform
C
28
1956
Picture of the CONVAIR F-102 Delta Dagger
CONVAIR F-102 Delta Dagger
National Flag Graphic
Single-Seat Supersonic Interceptor Aircraft
C
29
1959
Picture of the CONVAIR F-106 Delta Dart
CONVAIR F-106 Delta Dart
National Flag Graphic
Single-Seat, Single-Engine Supersonic Interceptor Aircraft
C
30
1941
Picture of the Curtiss-Wright C-46 Commando
Curtiss-Wright C-46 Commando
National Flag Graphic
Twin-Engine Long-Range Transport Aircraft
d
31
1948
Picture of the de Havilland Canada DHC-2 Beaver
de Havilland Canada DHC-2 Beaver
National Flag Graphic
Utility Transport Aircraft
d
32
1953
Picture of the de Havilland Canada DHC-3 Otter
de Havilland Canada DHC-3 Otter
National Flag Graphic
Floatplane Aircraft
d
33
1959
Picture of the de Havilland Canada DHC-4 Caribou
de Havilland Canada DHC-4 Caribou
National Flag Graphic
Tactical Transport Aircraft
D
34
1946
Picture of the Douglas A-1 Skyraider (AD-1)
Douglas A-1 Skyraider (AD-1)
National Flag Graphic
Single-Engine, Single-Seat Fighter-Bomber / Ground Attack Aircraft
D
35
1944
Picture of the Douglas A-26 / B-26 Invader
Douglas A-26 / B-26 Invader
National Flag Graphic
Twin-Engine Medium Bomber / Heavy Attack Aircraft
D
36
1956
Picture of the Douglas A-3 Skywarrior
Douglas A-3 Skywarrior
National Flag Graphic
Fleet Air Reconnaissance / Strategic Bomber Aircraft
D
37
1956
Picture of the Douglas A-4 Skyhawk
Douglas A-4 Skyhawk
National Flag Graphic
Light Attack Multirole Carrier-Borne Fighter Aircraft
D
38
1965
Picture of the Douglas AC-47 Spooky
Douglas AC-47 Spooky
National Flag Graphic
Fixed-Wing Gunship Aircraft
D
39
1966
Picture of the Douglas B-26K Counter Invader (A-26B)
Douglas B-26K Counter Invader (A-26B)
National Flag Graphic
Tactical Support / Ground Attack Aircraft
D
40
1956
Picture of the Douglas B-66 / RB-66 Destroyer
Douglas B-66 / RB-66 Destroyer
National Flag Graphic
Tactical Light Bomber / Reconnaissance Aircraft
D
41
1957
Picture of the Douglas C-133 Cargomaster
Douglas C-133 Cargomaster
National Flag Graphic
Heavy-Lift Military Transport Aircraft
D
42
1942
Picture of the Douglas C-47 (Skytrain / Dakota)
Douglas C-47 (Skytrain / Dakota)
National Flag Graphic
Medium Transport Aircraft
D
43
1942
Picture of the Douglas C-54 Skymaster (DC-4)
Douglas C-54 Skymaster (DC-4)
National Flag Graphic
Four-Engine Military Transport Aircraft
D
44
1951
Picture of the Douglas F3D / F-10 Skyknight
Douglas F3D / F-10 Skyknight
National Flag Graphic
Carrier-Borne Night-Fighter Aircraft
E
45
1951
Picture of the English Electric Canberra
English Electric Canberra
National Flag Graphic
High-Altitude Medium Bomber / Reconnaissance Aircraft
F
46
1968
Picture of the Fairchild AC-119 (Shadow / Stinger)
Fairchild AC-119 (Shadow / Stinger)
National Flag Graphic
Gunship / Close-Air Support (CAS) Aircraft
F
47
1949
Picture of the Fairchild C-119 Flying Boxcar
Fairchild C-119 Flying Boxcar
National Flag Graphic
Military Transport / Gunship Aircraft
F
48
1956
Picture of the Fairchild C-123 Provider
Fairchild C-123 Provider
National Flag Graphic
Military Transport Aircraft
G
49
1967
Picture of the General Dynamics F-111 Aardvark
General Dynamics F-111 Aardvark
National Flag Graphic
Long-Range Strategic Medium Bomber / Tactical Strike Aircraft
G
50
1963
Picture of the Grumman A-6 Intruder
Grumman A-6 Intruder
National Flag Graphic
Carrierborne All-Weather Heavy Strike Aircraft
G
51
1952
Picture of the Grumman C-1A / TF-1 Trader
Grumman C-1A / TF-1 Trader
National Flag Graphic
Carrier-based Transport Aircraft
G
52
1967
Picture of the Grumman C-2 Greyhound
Grumman C-2 Greyhound
National Flag Graphic
Carrier-based Cargo / Transport Aircraft
G
53
1963
Picture of the Grumman EA-6 Prowler
Grumman EA-6 Prowler
National Flag Graphic
Carrier-Borne Electronic Warfare Aircraft (EWA)
G
54
1943
Picture of the Grumman F6F Hellcat
Grumman F6F Hellcat
National Flag Graphic
Carrierborne Fighter / Fighter-Bomber Aircraft
G
55
1945
Picture of the Grumman F8F Bearcat
Grumman F8F Bearcat
National Flag Graphic
Carrierborne Fighter / Interceptor Aircraft
G
56
1952
Picture of the Grumman F9F Cougar
Grumman F9F Cougar
National Flag Graphic
Carrier-Borne Fighter Aircraft
G
57
1949
Picture of the Grumman HU-16 Albatross
Grumman HU-16 Albatross
National Flag Graphic
Flying Boat / Utility Transport Aircraft
G
58
1959
Picture of the Grumman OV-1 Mohawk
Grumman OV-1 Mohawk
National Flag Graphic
Battlefield Surveillance Aircraft
G
59
1958
Picture of the Grumman WF-2 / E-1 Tracer
Grumman WF-2 / E-1 Tracer
National Flag Graphic
Carrierborne Airborne Early Warning (AEW) Aircraft
G
60
1963
Picture of the Gyrodyne QH-50 DASH
Gyrodyne QH-50 DASH
National Flag Graphic
Drone Anti-Submarine Helicopter
H
61
1948
Picture of the Hiller OH-23 Raven (Model UH-12)
Hiller OH-23 Raven (Model UH-12)
National Flag Graphic
Light Utility Helicopter
H
62
1966
Picture of the Hughes OH-6 Cayuse (Loach)
Hughes OH-6 Cayuse (Loach)
National Flag Graphic
Light Observation / Attack Helicopter
I
63
1949
Picture of the Ilyushin IL-28 (Beagle)
Ilyushin IL-28 (Beagle)
National Flag Graphic
Tactical Strike Medium Bomber Aircraft
K
64
1958
Picture of the Kaman HH-43 Huskie
Kaman HH-43 Huskie
National Flag Graphic
Rescue Helicopter
K
65
1962
Picture of the Kaman SH-2 Seasprite / Super Seasprite
Kaman SH-2 Seasprite / Super Seasprite
National Flag Graphic
Ship-based Anti-Submarine Warfare (ASW) Helicopter
L
66
1972
Picture of the Lockheed AC-130H Spectre / AC-130U Spooky
Lockheed AC-130H Spectre / AC-130U Spooky
National Flag Graphic
Close Air-Support (CAS) / Air Interdiction / Force Protection Gunship
L
67
1956
Picture of the Lockheed C-130 Hercules
Lockheed C-130 Hercules
National Flag Graphic
Tactical Transport / Multi-role / Multi-Mission Aircraft
L
68
1965
Picture of the Lockheed C-141 Starlifter
Lockheed C-141 Starlifter
National Flag Graphic
Strategic Airlifter Transport Aircraft
L
69
1970
Picture of the Lockheed C-5 Galaxy
Lockheed C-5 Galaxy
National Flag Graphic
Strategic Heavy-Lifter Transport Aircraft
L
70
1945
Picture of the Lockheed C-69 Constellation (Model L-049)
Lockheed C-69 Constellation (Model L-049)
National Flag Graphic
Long-Range Transport / Electronic Warfare Aircraft (EWA)
L
71
1958
Picture of the Lockheed F-104 Starfighter
Lockheed F-104 Starfighter
National Flag Graphic
Single-Seat High-Speed Fighter / Interceptor Aircraft
L
72
1962
Picture of the Lockheed Martin P-3 Orion
Lockheed Martin P-3 Orion
National Flag Graphic
Land-Based Long-Range Maritime Patrol / Anti-Submarine Warfare (ASW) Aircraft
L
73
1955
Picture of the Lockheed Martin U-2 Dragon Lady
Lockheed Martin U-2 Dragon Lady
National Flag Graphic
High-Altitude Reconnaissance Aircraft / Spyplane
L
74
1966
Picture of the Lockheed MC-130 Combat Talon (I / II)
Lockheed MC-130 Combat Talon (I / II)
National Flag Graphic
Special Forces Transport Aircraft
L
75
1947
Picture of the Lockheed P2V Neptune
Lockheed P2V Neptune
National Flag Graphic
Anti-Submarine Warfare / Maritime Patrol Aircraft
L
76
1966
Picture of the Lockheed SR-71 Blackbird
Lockheed SR-71 Blackbird
National Flag Graphic
High-Altitude, High-Speed Reconnaissance Aircraft
M
77
1954
Picture of the Martin B-57 Canberra
Martin B-57 Canberra
National Flag Graphic
Tactical Bomber / Reconnaissance Aircraft
M
78
1952
Picture of the Martin P5M Marlin
Martin P5M Marlin
National Flag Graphic
Maritime Service Flying Boat Aircraft
M
79
1968
Picture of the McDonnell Douglas C-9 (Nightingale/Skytrain II)
McDonnell Douglas C-9 (Nightingale/Skytrain II)
National Flag Graphic
Transport Aircraft
M
80
1960
Picture of the McDonnell Douglas F-4 Phantom II
McDonnell Douglas F-4 Phantom II
National Flag Graphic
Multirole / Carrierbased Fighter / Strike Fighter Aircraft
M
81
1969
Picture of the McDonnell Douglas F-4 Wild Weasel
McDonnell Douglas F-4 Wild Weasel
National Flag Graphic
Electronic Warfare Aircraft (EWA)
M
82
1957
Picture of the McDonnell F-101 Voodoo
McDonnell F-101 Voodoo
National Flag Graphic
Single-Seat Interceptor / Reconnaissance Aircraft
M
83
1949
Picture of the Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-15 (Fagot)
Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-15 (Fagot)
National Flag Graphic
Single-Seat Jet-Powered Fighter Aircraft
M
84
1952
Picture of the Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-17 (Fresco)
Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-17 (Fresco)
National Flag Graphic
Single-Seat Jet-Powered Fighter / Fighter-Bomber Aircraft
M
85
1955
Picture of the Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-19 (Farmer)
Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-19 (Farmer)
National Flag Graphic
Supersonic Jet-Powered Fighter / Interceptor Aircraft
M
86
1959
Picture of the Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-21 (Fishbed)
Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-21 (Fishbed)
National Flag Graphic
Single-Seat Supersonic Fighter Aircraft
M
87
1950
Picture of the Mil Mi-1 (Hare)
Mil Mi-1 (Hare)
National Flag Graphic
Light Utility / Liaison Helicopter
M
88
1953
Picture of the Mil Mi-4 (Hound)
Mil Mi-4 (Hound)
National Flag Graphic
Military and Civilian Transport Helicopter
M
89
1967
Picture of the Mil Mi-8 (Hip)
Mil Mi-8 (Hip)
National Flag Graphic
Multirole Medium-Lift Helicopter
N
90
1959
Picture of the North American / Boeing T-2 Buckeye
North American / Boeing T-2 Buckeye
National Flag Graphic
Naval Jet Trainer Aircraft
N
91
1961
Picture of the North American A-5 Vigilante
North American A-5 Vigilante
National Flag Graphic
Nuclear Attack Bomber / Reconnaissance Platform
N
92
1954
Picture of the North American F-100 Super Sabre
North American F-100 Super Sabre
National Flag Graphic
Single-Seat Fighter-Bomber / Air Superiority / Tactical Reconnaissance Aircraft
N
93
1966
Picture of the North American Rockwell OV-10 Bronco
North American Rockwell OV-10 Bronco
National Flag Graphic
Observation / Light Attack / Close-Air Support (CAS) Aircraft
N
94
1949
Picture of the North American T-28 Trojan
North American T-28 Trojan
National Flag Graphic
Two-Seat Basic Trainer Aircraft
N
95
1962
Picture of the Northrop F-5 Freedom Fighter / Tiger / Tiger II
Northrop F-5 Freedom Fighter / Tiger / Tiger II
National Flag Graphic
Single-Seat Lightweight Multirole Aircraft
N
96
1964
Picture of the Northrop Grumman E-2 Hawkeye
Northrop Grumman E-2 Hawkeye
National Flag Graphic
All-Weather Airborne Command and Control (ACC) / Battle Space Management Aircraft
P
97
1953
Picture of the Piasecki H-21 Workhorse
Piasecki H-21 Workhorse
National Flag Graphic
Cargo /Passenger Transport Tandem-Rotor Helicopter
R
98
1958
Picture of the Republic F-105 Thunderchief
Republic F-105 Thunderchief
National Flag Graphic
Single-Seat Fighter-Bomber / Reconnaissance / Wild Weasel
S
99
1964
Picture of the Schweizer Model 300
Schweizer Model 300
National Flag Graphic
Light Utility Helicopter (LUH)
S
100
1956
Picture of the Sikorsky CH-37 Mojave
Sikorsky CH-37 Mojave
National Flag Graphic
Heavy-Lift Cargo / Transport Helicopter
S
101
1966
Picture of the Sikorsky CH-53 Sea Stallion
Sikorsky CH-53 Sea Stallion
National Flag Graphic
Heavy-Lift Transport Helicopter
S
102
1962
Picture of the Sikorsky CH-54 Tarhe / Erickson S-64 Skycrane
Sikorsky CH-54 Tarhe / Erickson S-64 Skycrane
National Flag Graphic
Heavy-Lift Cargo / Firefighting Helicopter
S
103
1950
Picture of the Sikorsky H-19 Chickasaw
Sikorsky H-19 Chickasaw
National Flag Graphic
Multi-Purpose / Multi-Role Transport Utility Helicopter
S
104
1954
Picture of the Sikorsky H-34 / CH-34 Choctaw
Sikorsky H-34 / CH-34 Choctaw
National Flag Graphic
Transport / Close-Support Helicopter
S
105
1967
Picture of the Sikorsky HH-3E Jolly Green Giant
Sikorsky HH-3E Jolly Green Giant
National Flag Graphic
Search and Rescue (SAR) Helicopter
S
106
1961
Picture of the Sikorsky SH-3 Sea King
Sikorsky SH-3 Sea King
National Flag Graphic
Ship-based Anti-Submarine Warfare (ASW) Helicopter
V
107
1967
Picture of the Vought / LTV A-7 Corsair II
Vought / LTV A-7 Corsair II
National Flag Graphic
Carrier-Borne Strike Aircraft
V
108
1957
Picture of the Vought F-8 Crusader
Vought F-8 Crusader
National Flag Graphic
Carrier-Borne Naval Fighter Aicraft


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