Vietnam War Fighters (1955-1975) - Combat Fighter Warplanes of the Vietnam Conflict
The fighter proved a valuable commodity during the first 'missile war' involving aircraft - though traditional gunfighters still had plenty to offer.There are a total of 19 Vietnam War Fighters (1955-1975) - Combat Fighter Warplanes of the Vietnam Conflict 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.
The CONVAIR F-102 Delta Dagger was an interim delta-wing interceptor design fielded by the USAF until the arrival o...
The CONVAIR F-106 Delta Dart jet-powered interceptor began life as the CONVAIR F-102 Delta Dagger....
The multi-role Douglas A-1 Douglas Skyraider more than proved its worth during a storied career that included time ...
The Douglas A-4 Skyhawk naval jet fighter saw decades of service worldwide with nearly 3,000 aircraft produced....
The Douglas F3D Skyknight became the world's first jet-powered, carrier-based dedicated night-fighter in service....
The classic Grumman F6F Hellcat fighter was known to make an Ace out of the many pilots who flew it during World Wa...
The Grumman F8F Bearcat was one of the fastest piston-engine aircraft of its time, its performance on par with earl...
The Grumman F9F Cougar was essentially an all-new Grumman F9F Panther complete with swept-wing assemblies....
The Lockheed F-104 Starfighter served a greater role with air forces abroad than it did with the USAF, though its o...
The classic McDonnell Douglas F-4 Phantom II is widely regarded as one of the most successful fighter designs of al...
The McDonnell F-101 Voodoo achieved several endurance and speed records during her time aloft, earning the nickname...
The Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-15 jet-powered fighter proved to be a potent adversary in the Korean War - particularly wh...
The Soviet Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-17 jet fighter was a major improvement over the classic MiG-15 series....
The Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-19 Farmer brought with it a critical supersonic fighter jet capability for the Soviet Unio...
The successful Mikoyan-Gurevich Mig-21 Fishbed was a giant leap from earlier MiG turbojet-powered, swept-wing fight...
The Northrop F-5 Freedom Fighter grew into the F-5 Tiger II, which sprouted the ill-fated F-20 Tigershark....
The large Republic F-105 Thunderchief was the most technologically advanced aircraft of its type when introduced in...
The LTV A-7 Cosair II strike platform was developed as a replacement for the Douglas A-4 Skyhawk line and was based...