Modern Active Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) Aircraft (2018)
The RAAF battles politics - as much as any one battlefield enemy - to keep a modest, yet all-modern, air service.There are a total of 20 Modern Active Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) Aircraft (2018) in the Military Factory. Entries are listed below in alphanumeric order (1-to-Z). Flag images indicative of country of origin. Return to the Modern Aircraft Index.
With Northrop Grumman out, EADS took the lead to make their Airbus product the next aerial refueling tanker for the...
The advanced trainer / light strike BAe Systems Hawk has proven a success on the global stage....
The Beechcraft King Air series began operations in 1964 and is still actively marketed today....
The versatile McDonnell Douglas FA-18 Hornet was used by the USN and USMC to succeed a variety of aged carrier-base...
The mammoth Boeing C-17 Globemaster III airlifter was introduced in 1995 and still sees considerable service with A...
The Boeing E-7 Wedgetail AEW platform is built on the existing framework of the Boeing 737-700 airliner and extensi...
The EA-18G Growler EWA platform is based on the successful airframe of the F/A-18F Super Hornet carrier-based strik...
At its inception, the Boeing Super Hornet multirole carrierborne fighter represented the next evolution for the Hor...
The United States Navy has adopted the Boeing P-8 Poseidon to replace its aged fleet of Lockheed P-3 Orion aircraft...
The Grob G115, serving operators worldwide, counts the Royal Air Force of Britain as its largest customer with near...
Introduced in 2004, the Gulfstream G500 business jet has been built in over 500 examples for various global operato...
The Alenia C-27J Spartan is a further evolution of the original Alenia G.222 transport line....
The storied Lockheed C-130 Hercules has become a proven and highly versatile tactical transport aircraft....
The Lockheed F-35 Lightning II is set to usher in a new era of flight - that is - if all of the predictions heaped ...
Even after some fifty years of service, the Lockheed P-3 Orion continues as a workhorse maritime patroller for many...
The Northrop Grumman MQ-4C Triton is the naval equivalent of the land-based RQ-4 Global Hawk UAV with notable chang...
Over 200 of the stellar Pilatus PC-21 advanced trainers have been committed to by various air services of the world...