AngryChilli

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AngryChilli

Position: Commander

Days in clan: 1023

[W___P] >Wolf Pack<

Position: Commander

Days in clan: 1023

23,617
Battles Fought
75.64%
Victories/Battles
2,375
Average Experience per Battle
64,214
Most Damage per Battle,

Aircraft type efficiency

Fighters

Multirole Fighters

Heavy Fighters

Attack Aircraft

Bombers

Achievements 199/210

  • marcel
    280
  • Marseille Medal

    Awarded for destroying at least 17 aerial targets in a single sortie and winning the battle.


    Award +1
  • maccambell
    696
  • McCampbell Medal

    Awarded for destroying at least 10 aerial targets in a single sortie and winning the battle.

    The destroyed targets must include aircraft of all 5 types.


    Award +1
  • teamworkguru
    1587
  • Hero of the Sky Badge

    Awarded for earning the highest aircraft type grade in battle.


    Award +1
  • rocketeer
    883
  • Rocketeer

    Awarded for destroying an aerial target using a rocket.

  • dillei4
  • Johnson Medal Class IV

    Awarded for destroying at least 20 aircraft from the enemy combat group.


    Award +1
  • effective
    362
  • Effective Fire

    Awarded for earning at least 5000 personal points in each of at least 2 battles played in a row.

    The count is reset if the player earns fewer than 5000 personal points in a single battle.

  • mastersofsky
    124
  • Lords of the Sky

    Awarded to members of a Flight that destroyed at least 25 aerial targets.

    The count is reset if one of the Flight members is destroyed.

  • flameofheaven
    254
  • Flames in the Sky

    Awarded for destroying an aerial target aircraft by setting it on fire.

    Available once for each aircraft in the Hangar.

  • impactfromthesky
  • Successful Interception

    Awarded once for destroying an aircraft from an Attack Flight.

Overall Results

Battles Fought 23,617
Victories 17,863 (75.64%)
Draws 66 (0%)
Defeats 5,688 (24%)
Average Experience per Battle 2,375
Maximum Experience per Battle 10,530

Battle Performance

Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.66
Ground Targets Destroyed 1.31
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,634.46
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 5,968.83

Preferences in aircraft types

Aircraft selection in Hangar or during a battle, excluding respawns
23,211
Fighters 8,355 (36%)
Multirole Fighters 3,983 (17%)
Heavy Fighters 5,225 (23%)
Attack Aircraft 2,482 (11%)
Bombers 3,166 (14%)

Preferences in aircraft nations

Aircraft selection in Hangar or during a battle, excluding respawns
23,211
U.S.S.R. Aircraft 5,930 (26%)
Germany Aircraft 7,114 (31%)
U.S.A. Aircraft 3,872 (17%)
Japan Aircraft 1,829 (8%)
U.K. Aircraft 3,878 (17%)
China Aircraft 212 (1%)
Europe Aircraft 376 (2%)

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Aircraft Total Sorties Selected at the Start of a Battle Most Aerial Targets Destroyed per Sortie Most Ground Targets Destroyed per Sortie

Developed in Germany by the Heinkel firm under the designation HD-37. Saw mass production in the U.S.S.R. as the I-7.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 5.06 81
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 506.90 8,110
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 0.17 2

First flew in January 1933. Served until 1940. Never saw combat. A total of about 60 aircraft were built.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 8.30 83
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 816.25 8,162
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 6.21 62

Last mass-produced biplane fighter used by the Japanese Army. First flew in March 1935. Saw combat in China and in the Soviet-Japanese conflict of Khalkhyn Gol. A total of about 600 aircraft were built.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.94 84
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 615.56 10,464
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 9.82 166

Used widely during the Second Sino-Japanese War. The last biplane designed by Nakajima.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 6.71 94
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 758.65 10,621
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 0.22 3

Developed in 1932–1933 for the U.S. Army. One prototype was built, but the aircraft never entered service.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 5.50 77
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 704.03 9,856
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 2.07 28

Designed in Japan under the guidance of German experts. A total of 4 prototypes were built and underwent trials in 1934.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 7.18 79
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.09 1
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 780.38 8,584
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 7.55 83

Designed for the Imperial Japanese Army Air Force in 1933–1935. A total of 5 prototypes were built. Never entered service.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 7.80 78
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 796.14 7,961
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 5.48 54

Experimental all-metal fighter aircraft developed on the basis of the successful P-6E with several prototypes being produced.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 5.53 83
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 598.62 8,979
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 0.00 0

An export variant of the F11C fighter. Used extensively during the Second Sino-Japanese War. Some of the aircraft were produced directly in China.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 9.00 81
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 923.23 8,309
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 1.39 12

One of the first designs of a fighter aircraft for the reviving Luftwaffe. The aircraft featured a parasol wing.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 6.33 76
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 540.58 6,486
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 0.10 1

The last biplane to enter service with the Luftwaffe. Used as a night fighter in Spain and in the initial period of World War II.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 9.00 72
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 705.88 5,647
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 0.95 7

Developed in 1933 as a successor to the Ar 65 for the Luftwaffe. Used during the Spanish Civil War. A total of 700 aircraft were built.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 5.71 97
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 595.01 10,115
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 13.17 223

Developed to replace the Ar 65. First flew in the fall of 1933. Being outperformed by the competing Ar 68, it never entered service.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 8.45 93
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 763.35 8,396
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 2.22 24

Served in the British Royal Air Force in 1929–1937. A total of 443 aircraft were built.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.14 91
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 392.16 8,627
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 0.29 6

Land modification of the A5M naval fighter. Underwent trials in 1935–1936 but never entered service, as the Japanese Army favored the Ki-10.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 7.33 176
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 828.77 19,890
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 0.54 12

Performed trials in 1936 as a new fighter for the Japanese Army. Two prototypes were built.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.47 134
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 588.03 17,640
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 8.70 260

The first monoplane carrier-based fighter adopted by the Imperial Japanese Navy Air Service. Successfully used during the Second Sino-Japanese War.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.98 159
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 597.28 23,891
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 0.82 32

Lightweight fighter constructed in 1934 according to the specifications provided by the Luftwaffe Operational Headquarters.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.75 133
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.04 1
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 662.17 18,540
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 7.83 219

Developed to replace the Ki-10. The prototype first flew in October 1936. Saw combat in China, during the Battle of Khalkhyn Gol, and in the initial period of the Pacific War. A total of about 3,400 aircraft were built.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 5.26 163
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 775.56 24,042
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 0.64 19

Underwent trials in the summer of 1934. The first aircraft with retractable landing gear proposed to the Royal Air Force.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.34 152
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 703.04 24,606
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 0.66 23

A prototype of the I-16 (TsKB-12) equipped with a Wright Cyclone engine and three-blade propeller. Following trials, it was decided to produce I-16 with the M-22 engine.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.82 149
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.03 1
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 549.21 21,419
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 17.34 676

The Hawker P.V.3 was developed as an enlarged version of the Hawker Fury fighter powered by a new engine with an enhanced armament of four machine guns. The single completed prototype was tested with several variants of the Goshawk engines in 1934–1935.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 7.17 129
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.11 2
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,112.93 20,032
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 38.18 687

First flew in February 1934. The experience gained during the Type 224 development was subsequently used to create the famous Spitfire.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 10.91 120
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,375.24 15,127
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 0.65 7

Early version of the F2A Buffalo. A total of 11 aircraft of this modification were built for the U.S. Navy.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.18 159
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 625.76 23,778
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 1.09 41

An export variant of the Model 75 aircraft. Used by the air forces of various countries throughout the world.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.97 135
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 699.87 23,795
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 0.06 1

Designed as an attempt of the Boeing company to produce a more advanced version of the successful P-26 Peashooter. A total of 4 prototypes were built.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.47 132
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 543.61 20,657
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 10.94 415

A modification of the serial B-534 fighter with more powerful weapons. Due to the lack of 20 mm autocannons, only a small part of the Bk-534 was equipped with them regularly.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 6.10 128
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.05 1
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 974.77 20,470
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 79.74 1,674

Designed and tested in 1935 as a new fighter for the Luftwaffe, but was considered inferior to the He 112 and Bf 109. Two prototypes were built.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 5.27 137
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 774.59 20,139
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 0.09 2

The main Czechoslovakian fighter of the 1930s. Later, the Luftwaffe, Slovak, and Bulgarian Air Forces also used these aircraft. It was last used for a military operation during the Slovak National Uprising in 1944.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.71 130
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 571.25 19,993
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 0.20 6

Developed on the basis of the P-35 as a two-seat bomber escort fighter. Never entered service despite good flight performance.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.48 160
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 630.48 29,002
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 22.35 1,028

One of the mass-produced P-36As was experimentally redesigned into a version with heavy cannon armament. Following a cycle of tests, it was decided to revert to the initial version with machine gun armament.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.00 184
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.02 1
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 732.84 33,710
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 34.57 1,590

Early modification of the P-40, also known as the Curtiss Model 81A-1. A total of 199 aircraft of this modification were built.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 2.85 134
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 610.24 28,681
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 4.23 198

Developed in 1934–1937, but never entered service due to lack of advantage over the mass-produced I-16. Only prototypes were built.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.83 4,419
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.02 15
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 935.33 854,889
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 35.82 32,741

One of the most successful fighters of the prewar period. Served in the air forces of the United States, Great Britain, France, the Netherlands, Norway, and China.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.88 349
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 733.68 66,030
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 10.33 930

The winner of the contest to become the principal fighter aircraft with the Luftwaffe. Early modifications were used in Spain and in the initial period of World War II.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 5.30 2,730
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.02 9
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,168.05 601,546
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 29.41 15,145

Early prototypes of the famous A6M Zero were equipped with Zuisei engines. First flew in April 1939.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.90 1,243
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.02 7
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 745.28 237,744
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 71.73 22,880

Developed by the Nakajima Aircraft Company to replace the Ki-27 in the Japanese Air Force. First aircraft entered service in the fall of 1941. A total of about 6,000 Ki-43s of various versions were built and used on all fronts until the end of World War II.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.27 815
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.02 3
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 817.74 156,188
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 40.30 7,696

In October 1940, the mass-produced I-153 was experimentally fitted with auxiliary ramjet DM-4 engines. During the trials, a significant increase in the top speed was achieved. However, it was decided to continue work on the ramjet engines on newer types of aircraft.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 2.82 186
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 534.02 35,245
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 33.14 2,187

The Hawker Hurricane fighter of the No. 303 Polish Fighter Squadron in the Royal Air Force. The squadron was actively involved in the Battle of Britain, claiming to have destroyed 126 German aircraft.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.72 340
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 955.59 68,802
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 32.16 2,315

Developed and tested in 1935 as a new fighter for the Luftwaffe. Exported to Spain, Japan, Hungary, and Romania. A total of 100 aircraft were built.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.08 326
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.04 3
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 840.92 67,273
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 62.95 5,036

Went through trials in 1938 as a new fighter for the Royal Air Force, but was considered inferior to the Hawker Hurricane and Supermarine Spitfire.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.78 2,842
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.02 10
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 882.53 525,105
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 22.01 13,098

Developed on the basis of the racing aircraft. Used during the French campaign of 1940. A total of about 90 aircraft were built.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.45 283
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.01 1
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 756.34 62,019
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 21.40 1,754

One of the early modifications of the P-36 Hawk. A total of 30 aircraft of this modification were built.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 2.98 155
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 619.29 32,202
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 2.61 135

Several Ki-43 aircraft were captured by the Chinese Nationalist Air Force and the Chinese Communist Air Force after Japan's defeat in the Pacific War. They were operated in China during the ongoing civil war.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.40 146
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 768.79 33,057
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 108.09 4,648

Developed for export to the Belgian Air Force. A total of 4 prototypes were built and underwent trials in Great Britain, Belgium, and the U.S.S.R.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.32 376
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.02 2
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 777.46 67,639
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 42.64 3,709

Underwent trials in 1939. Improved version of the fighter entered service with the U.S. Navy as the F4F Wildcat.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 2.52 141
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.02 1
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 571.05 31,978
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 27.82 1,557

Prototype carrier-based variant of the P-39 Airacobra, which first flew in May 1940. Tested as a new fighter for the U.S. Navy, but was considered inferior to the F4U Corsair.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.57 175
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 980.16 48,027
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 0.05 2

Designed as a simplified modification for mass production. Underwent trials in 1940–1941, but never entered service.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 5.87 176
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.07 2
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,492.18 44,765
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 192.29 5,768

First flown in March 1938. Widely used during the Battle of Britain.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.96 317
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.04 3
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 844.76 67,580
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 34.82 2,785

Development of this two-seat fighter with the tandem wing configuration was started by the Arsenal company in 1939. The prototype was completed during the occupation of France. The aircraft was tested in the summer of 1941, but it was decided not to put it into mass production.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.98 243
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.02 1
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 922.10 56,248
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 51.64 3,150

The most advanced fighter of the Royal Air Force at the start of World War II. Widely used in the Dunkirk operation and the Battle of Britain.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.38 547
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,025.93 128,241
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 13.16 1,644

Fighter designed and produced in Australia based on the CA-1 Wirraway. A total of 250 aircraft were built in 1942–1945.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.63 178
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 999.19 48,960
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 0.05 2

Designed in 1935–1936 to meet a British Air Ministry specification for a new single-seat fighter.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.42 159
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.06 2
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,167.95 42,046
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 82.01 2,952

Developed in 1940 as a high-altitude, high-speed interceptor. Extensively used in 1941–1942. Over 3,000 aircraft were built.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.83 232
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,344.85 64,553
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 1.78 85

Developed on the basis of the P-36. Most extensively used against Japan during the Pacific War and in China, and on the Soviet-German front.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.67 243
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,230.42 63,981
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 0.06 3

Initial prototype of the famous F4U Corsair. First flown on 29 May 1940, demonstrating good flight performance.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.35 222
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,138.03 58,039
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 48.57 2,477

Third prototype of the I-180 fighter. Unlike its predecessors, the I-180-3 was equipped with weapons and engine intended by the design. The aircraft was viewed as a preproduction model, but the project was abandoned due to the cancelation of the I-180.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.75 274
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 904.63 66,037
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 30.86 2,253

Modification of the Curtiss P-40. Served with the 1st American Volunteer Group (Flying Tigers) and was actively used in operations against Japan.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.63 185
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,024.29 52,238
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 0.04 2

The most widely produced version of the Bf 109 E that was extensively used in the French campaign in 1940 and the Battle of Britain. A total of 1,868 aircraft were built.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.84 369
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.03 3
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,004.83 96,463
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 7.64 733

Developed in the prewar period as an alternative to Messerschmitt fighters. Vied for the world speed record. Never entered service.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.42 181
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,028.78 54,525
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 10.12 536

Blueprint created on the basis of the record-setting Me 209. The project was discontinued due to difficulties in maintenance of the uprated engine.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.77 196
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,284.38 66,787
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 2.09 108

Several A6M3 were experimentally fitted with 30 mm Type 2 autocannon. However, the trials revealed that the recoil of the 30 mm autocannon was too strong. As a result, the intention to equip the mass-produced A6M with this autocannon was abandoned.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.20 269
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 985.96 63,101
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 0.62 39

Developed in 1940 as the I-26 high-speed fighter. One of the best Soviet fighters of the early years of World War II. A total of 8,734 aircraft of various modifications were produced.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.12 206
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 953.97 47,698
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 83.46 4,173

Fighter constructed of timber and designed as a high-speed aircraft in the prewar period. Used on all fronts until the end of the war.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.17 171
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.04 2
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 779.22 42,078
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 11.58 625

Military use of the first Ki-43 models revealed that the fighter lacked firepower, survivability, and top speed. To correct these faults, the Nakajima Aircraft Company developed a new modification that remained in production until the end of World War II.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.72 216
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 839.00 48,662
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 0.00 0

Early in the Pacific War, the A6M was the world's most capable carrier-based fighter, which gave Japan air superiority.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.47 260
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.11 8
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 827.32 62,048
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 172.82 12,961

Modification of the Messerschmitt fighter created after military operations in Spain. Extensively used by the Luftwaffe and the air forces of German allies.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.13 554
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.02 3
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,063.31 142,484
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 11.66 1,562

Low-cost fighter developed by the Bell Aircraft Corporation to address the shortage of light-metal alloys used in aviation. Never entered service.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 5.15 170
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,225.15 40,430
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 63.94 2,110

Modification of the Mustang I that was supplied by the North American Aviation company to U.K. The aircraft featured powerful autocannon that replaced the machine guns fitted on the previous modification. A total of 93 aircraft of this modification were supplied to the Royal Air Force.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.57 347
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.03 2
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,488.70 113,141
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 64.36 4,891

A modification of the Spitfire V inspired by Iron Maiden.

Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.76 267
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,105.81 78,512
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 10.43 740

Developed in the United States on request of the Royal Air Force. Further modification resulted in the creation of the P-51 Mustang fighter and the A-36 Apache attack aircraft.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.26 323
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.03 3
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,117.42 110,624
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 100.04 9,904

Developed in 1941 to replace the Spitfire I and Spitfire II. Widely used in Europe and North Africa.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.17 629
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.01 2
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,164.00 175,764
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 44.32 6,691

Created in 1943 on the basis of the Yak-1. Further improvements led to creation of the Yak-3.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.35 298
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.02 2
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 913.94 81,340
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 33.59 2,989

A modification of the MiG-3 featuring a radial air-cooled engine. A total of 5 aircraft were built and remained in service until 1944.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.67 279
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,124.09 85,430
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 0.63 47

A further development of the LaGG-3 featuring an air-cooled engine and enhanced aerodynamics.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.79 455
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.06 6
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,344.58 127,735
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 154.91 14,716

The Bell Aircraft Corporation always searched for the ways of improving aircraft characteristics based on feedback from the pilots who flew various modifications of the P-39 Airacobra. The P-39N series was an attempt to lighten the airframe by reducing fuel capacity or partially demounting armor.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.64 246
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.06 3
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,339.49 70,992
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 155.80 8,257

Designed as a promising interceptor fighter with a canard configuration. The first prototype took to the air in July 1943. The tests dragged on until December 1944 when the project was recognized as having no prospects.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.69 366
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.04 3
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,389.06 108,347
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 68.59 5,349

An early model of one of the most famous U.S. Army Air Force fighters of World War II. Used mainly in North Africa, Burma, and Great Britain.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.53 258
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,625.90 92,676
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 0.11 6

First flew in December 1941. Different modifications of the Ki-61 were extensively used during the Pacific War from the early 1943 and through the final days of World War II. Over 3,000 aircraft were built.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.28 1,684
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.02 6
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,212.67 476,580
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 29.69 11,670

A significant number of the P-39 Airacobra were supplied to the U.S.S.R. under the Lend-Lease program. The P-39Q-15 was a lighter version that had no wing-mounted weapons.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.23 440
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,326.21 137,926
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 75.29 7,830

Designed for the Imperial Japanese Army Air Force as a heavily armed interceptor. Development was discontinued during the prototype stage.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.54 340
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.05 5
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,010.39 96,997
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 139.49 13,390

During trials of captured Spitfires in Germany, one aircraft was equipped with a German DB 605 engine. It was later destroyed in an Allied air raid.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.79 774
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.01 2
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,124.16 229,329
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 13.61 2,777

This modification of the A6M confronted Allied fighters until the final days of WWII. A total of 10,449 aircraft of all variants were produced.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.48 273
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.02 1
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,254.57 76,528
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 72.12 4,399

Developed in 1940, the Bf 109 F outperformed the earlier Bf 109 E due to lighter armament, improved aerodynamics, and a more powerful engine.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.28 342
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.01 1
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,246.68 99,734
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 20.05 1,603

Developed for the Japanese Air Force as a promising fighter based on the results of military use of the Ki-43 and Ki-61. The Ki-84 was considered the best mass-produced Japanese fighter during World War II. Over 3,500 aircraft were built.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.77 1,856
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.05 20
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,673.58 651,020
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 187.82 73,060

Created in 1943 on the basis of the Yak-1. One of the best Soviet fighters of 1944–1945. A total of 4,848 aircraft of this type were built.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.94 473
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.07 8
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,248.97 149,876
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 281.32 33,758

High-altitude fighter designed for maneuvering combat. During development, the I-220 was tested with different types of engines. Several prototypes were built.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 5.10 5,569
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.04 49
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,913.97 2,088,145
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 151.02 164,760

A further development of the famous La-5 featuring enhanced aerodynamics. A total of 5,753 aircraft were produced from 1944 through 1945.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.13 1,280
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.04 13
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,364.65 423,041
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 115.66 35,855

Dallas-built version of the P-51D. After World War II, it was exported to various countries including China, where it served in the Chinese Nationalist Air Force. A total of 1,500 aircraft were built.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.10 447
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.01 1
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,479.62 161,278
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 0.08 8

Fighter powered by a liquid fuel rocket and ramjet engines whose design was first proposed in 1940. The aircraft was developed in 1942–1944. A glider prototype was built. The project was discontinued in 1944, because the engines were not ready for production.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.81 667
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.03 6
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,413.88 247,428
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 44.42 7,774

Modification of the mass-produced Yak-3 featuring an auxiliary liquid-fuel rocket engine and a single cannon. The prototype underwent trials in 1944–1945.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.78 661
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,157.30 202,526
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 9.11 1,593

A version of the Yak-3 equipped with heavy armament and a slightly modified airframe, compared to the base model. Never entered mass production. Only one prototype was built and tested in 1945.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.21 359
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.04 5
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,078.05 120,741
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 112.09 12,554

Developed on the basis of the mass-produced La-9 to explore the capabilities of ramjet engines. Several prototypes were produced and tested.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.39 879
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.02 4
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,477.68 295,536
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 73.87 14,773

One of the most successful modifications of the famous British fighter. A total of 5,656 aircraft were built.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.83 2,277
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.01 5
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,581.23 744,757
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 39.86 18,774

Developed in 1942–1945 for the Imperial Japanese Navy as a successor to the A6M. Only 8 prototypes were produced and tested by the end of the war.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.61 1,024
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.04 8
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,550.56 344,225
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 205.09 45,529

First mass-produced jet fighter built by the Allies. Mostly used for training. A total of 20 aircraft of this modification were built.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.08 1,599
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.05 18
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,652.53 647,790
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 117.93 46,229

One of the most famous American fighters during World War II. Used extensively in Europe and in the later stages of the war against Japan.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.50 405
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.02 2
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,791.71 161,253
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 113.66 10,229

The most widely produced model of the Messerschmitt fighter. Used in all theaters of war.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.43 642
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.01 1
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,195.99 223,650
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 87.62 16,384

Entered service in the winter of 1944. A total of 957 aircraft were built.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.73 1,141
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,875.40 451,972
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 10.04 2,419

An all-metal fighter created on the basis of the La-7 featuring a wider combat radius and more powerful weapons. Used during the Korean War.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.02 687
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.04 6
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,546.78 264,499
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 125.39 21,441

Originally designed to reach a higher top speed record. Later improved on to become a full-featured fighter to replace the Bf 109. Never entered mass production.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.37 537
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.02 2
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 2,063.53 253,814
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 52.03 6,400

Rocket-powered interceptor based on German documentation. First flew in July 1945. A total of 7 prototypes were built.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.00 308
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,552.40 119,534
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 0.00 0

Project for a high-speed well-armed fighter developed by the Tachikawa Aircraft Company in 1943–1945. By the end of World War II only prototypes were built that never took to the air.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.98 470
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.03 4
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,758.61 207,516
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 128.95 15,215

The fastest Mustang and one of the fastest piston fighters in the world. A total of 555 aircraft were built.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.46 397
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.01 1
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 2,076.76 184,831
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 16.29 1,449

The first jet-powered fighter to enter service with the Soviet Air Force. Developed on the basis of the Yak-3 in 1946. A total of 280 aircraft were produced.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.25 855
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.01 2
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,553.20 312,193
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 47.85 9,617

Experimental mixed-power fighter fitted with both jet and piston engines. Several prototypes were produced in 1945-1946. Never entered service.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.62 406
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.01 1
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,679.16 188,066
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 3.83 428

Prototype model of a mixed-power fighter. A total of 3 aircraft were built. Never entered service.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.47 590
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.01 1
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,765.88 300,200
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 22.67 3,853

First mass-produced jet fighter used by the U.S. Army Air Force. The P-80A equipped several squadrons during World War II, but they did not see combat due to the end of the war. Later the designation was changed to F-80A. A total of 344 aircraft were built.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.08 1,247
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.01 2
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,873.38 573,254
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 11.81 3,612

The first mass-produced modification of the DH.100 Vampire featuring the Goblin I engine. Entered service in April 1945. A total of 40 aircraft of the early F.1 series were built, but they did not see combat due to the end of World War II.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.70 536
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,423.06 206,343
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 10.74 1,556

Developed on the basis of the La-9. Operated in the Chinese Civil War and in the Korean War. A total of 1,182 aircraft were built.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.29 526
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,182.50 189,199
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 36.17 5,787

Derived from the training aircraft JJ-1, it never went past the initial concept phase.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.59 464
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.01 1
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 2,147.87 216,934
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 15.27 1,542

Reimar and Walter Horten's “flying wing” project, also known as H IX. It was supposed to be mass-produced at the Gotha plant, but before the end of the war only a few prototypes were made, some of which fell into the hands of the Allied forces.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.96 507
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.01 1
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,993.46 255,163
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 6.09 778

Developed on the basis of the Fw 190. Entered service with the Luftwaffe at the end of 1944, but only a few Ta 152s saw combat.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.40 343
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.01 1
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,698.03 171,501
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 71.36 7,207

In the spring of 1945 Germany provided the information about the Heinkel He 162 jet fighter to the Japanese. According to some sources, the development of a fighter with similar characteristics was started in Japan, but not even a model was completed by the end of World War II.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.26 605
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.01 1
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 2,321.50 329,652
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 53.85 7,647

The first British carrier-based jet fighter, which first flew in July 1946. A total of 185 aircraft were built.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.26 635
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.01 2
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 2,086.71 310,919
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 30.77 4,585

Developed as a parasite fighter designed to be carried by a heavy bomber and defend the latter against enemy attacks. It underwent trials in 1948–1949, but never entered service. Two prototypes were handed over to museums.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.00 416
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,972.43 205,132
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 23.52 2,445

Developed in 1946. The first Soviet jet-powered fighter of classic design. Only two prototypes were built.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 5.88 1,493
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.04 9
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 2,936.06 745,760
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 154.97 39,361

First Soviet jet-powered fighter that saw mass production. A total of 602 aircraft were built in 1946–1948.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.41 930
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.03 6
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 2,425.67 511,817
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 80.36 16,955

Developed in 1943 based on technologies introduced in the Me 262. Several versions were offered.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 5.97 1,874
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 1
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 3,183.67 999,672
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 13.96 4,383

The first Soviet jet fighter featuring a swept-wing layout. A prototype was displayed during a flyover in the summer of 1947, but the aircraft never saw mass production.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.40 559
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.07 9
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 2,232.41 283,516
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 247.25 31,400

The Ta 183 design was recognized as the best aircraft in a Luftwaffe fighter competition. No prototypes were built by the end of the war.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 2.88 403
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,632.22 228,511
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 3.87 541

First operational U.S. Navy carrier-based jet fighter. Later became the basis for the famous F-86.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.41 873
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.02 4
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 2,372.50 469,754
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 29.47 5,835

The first jet-powered U.S. Navy fighter to feature an afterburner and composite construction. Entered serial production, but never saw combat.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.53 730
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.03 5
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 2,587.43 416,576
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 120.63 19,422

First flown in December 1948. Never used in combat. A total of 197 aircraft were built.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.35 700
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.04 6
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 3,035.84 488,769
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 150.88 24,291

Development started in August 1944. The latest variant of this fighter was 80% complete in early 1945 when it was captured by American troops.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 6.10 9,538
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.04 61
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 3,813.29 5,960,177
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 119.83 187,291

One of the most famous postwar jet fighters. Used by U.S. Air Force during the Korean War.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.89 919
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.03 6
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 2,985.72 561,315
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 103.68 19,491

Designed as a new fighter featuring better flight performance compared to the Ta 183. Further development was discontinued as the war had ended.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.96 697
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.05 8
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 3,200.55 563,297
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 153.81 27,069

Due to the end of World War II, the Ki-162 project was not completed in combat-ready condition. Further development is only hypothetical based on the level of technology in Japan at that time.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.61 954
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.03 7
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 2,645.35 547,586
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 146.29 30,281

Soviet jet-powered fighter aircraft of the first postwar generation. Produced in small numbers.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 5.64 4,304
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.04 29
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 3,175.24 2,422,709
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 125.63 95,853

Created on the basis of the Yak-25 in 1948. The first Yakovlev jet fighter featuring a swept-wing layout. Two prototypes were built.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 5.21 2,738
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.03 18
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 3,209.74 1,688,321
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 125.00 65,751

Further modification of the MiG-15 featuring a new engine. Used during the Korean War. A total of 8,354 aircraft were built.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.44 1,505
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.03 10
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 2,483.75 841,990
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 112.79 38,236

Developed in early 1926 as an all-metal version of the Gamecock fighter. Never entered service.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.56 64
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.06 1
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 263.85 4,749
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 59.56 1,072

Biplane fighter of the 1930s. Used mainly as a trainer in Luftwaffe flight schools.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 8.62 69
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 600.49 4,803
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 0.00 0

One of the main fighter aircraft of the Red Army Air Force in the early 1930s. Used during World War II on a limited basis.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 8.71 61
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 667.11 4,669
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 0.00 0

U.S. Army Air Corps and U.S. Navy biplane fighter of the interwar period.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 6.42 77
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 509.19 6,110
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 361.86 4,342

Developed at the request of the Imperial Japanese Army in cooperation with French aircraft designers.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 5.82 64
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 477.69 5,254
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 114.98 1,264

Developed as a one-seat modification of the successful two-seat carrier-based Grumman FF-1 fighter. By September 1940 all F2Fs were converted into trainer aircraft.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.55 100
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.14 3
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 486.55 10,704
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 104.56 2,300

An export version of the Curtiss BF2C-1. A total of 137 aircraft were built for the Air Forces of China, Argentina, Turkey, and Thailand. Licensed for production in China.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.33 104
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 421.93 10,126
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 0.28 6

Carrier-based fighter-bomber. A total of 28 aircraft were built for the U.S. Navy from 1932 through 1933. Exported as the Hawk II.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 5.61 101
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.33 6
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 554.06 9,973
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 330.15 5,942

To increase firepower, the PV-1 machine guns on some of the I-5 fighters were replaced by the ShKAS, which had higher rate of fire.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 8.67 104
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 786.97 9,443
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 1.80 21

Developed on request of the U.S. Army Air Corps to replace the Boeing Р-12 fighters. A total of 151 aircraft were built. Used in the Second Sino-Japanese War and the initial period of the Pacific War.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.61 106
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 485.67 11,170
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 91.69 2,108

Early 1930s high specification biplane fighter. Saw extensive action in conflicts beyond the borders of the U.S.S.R.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.95 104
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.43 9
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 528.49 11,098
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 203.25 4,268

Fighter version of the Hawker Hart light bomber. First flew in 1933. A total of 305 aircraft were built.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 6.12 104
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 592.25 10,068
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 0.92 15

Developed as a two-seat multirole fighter capable of engaging single-seat fighters in maneuvering combat. Its first flight took place in September 1934. The aircraft did not see active combat service. A total of 223 modifications of the DI-6 were built.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.16 129
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.13 4
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 559.37 17,340
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 89.50 2,774

Developed as a multi-purpose aircraft for the Royal Air Force. The first prototype flew in February 1937, with total of 192 aircraft being built.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 7.80 117
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.40 6
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,104.16 16,562
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 579.69 8,695

First flew in August 1935. A total of about 200 aircraft including experimental and export versions were built. Used in the initial period of the Pacific War.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.12 132
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.19 6
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 629.76 20,152
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 381.66 12,213

One of the best biplane fighters of the 1930s. Served through the end of 1941.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 5.96 137
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.30 7
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 964.02 22,172
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 578.88 13,314

Developed in the early 1930s as a high-speed fighter. Used in Spain in 1936, during the Battles of Khalkhyn Gol in 1939, and through World War II.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.45 169
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.18 9
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 583.94 28,612
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 218.55 10,708

Exported to the Royal Air Force, Royal Netherlands Air Force, and Finnish Air Force. Used in the initial period of the Pacific War.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.86 266
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.10 7
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 705.89 48,706
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 363.85 25,105

First flew in March 1940. The aircraft saw combat in China. A total of 272 aircraft of various modifications were built.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.01 321
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.29 23
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 831.49 66,519
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 1,140.79 91,263

Last mass-produced modification of the Polikarpov I-16. First flew in 1940. The main difference from its predecessors was it had no guns in the wings, but carried a synchronized large-caliber machine gun.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 2.84 247
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.10 9
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 548.33 47,705
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 203.24 17,681

The last developed version of the I-207 fighter. The aircraft was supposed to have the properties of both high-speed monoplanes and maneuverable biplanes. The prototype was built by the spring of 1941, but the project was discontinued.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 2.78 361
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.24 31
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 512.67 66,647
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 658.43 85,595

The LaGG-3 series 4 was fitted with a modified engine and carried more powerful armament compared to the early LaGG-3s. Extensively used in the initial period of World War II.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.45 3,164
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.17 121
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 897.43 638,072
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 295.80 210,310

The last German biplane fighter. Designed for naval operations for the never-completed aircraft carrier Graf Zeppelin.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.36 707
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.32 52
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 917.00 148,554
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 762.46 123,518

The main British fighter type of early World War II. The prototype first flew in November 1935. Widely used in the French campaign in 1940 and massively used in the Battle of Britain.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.23 1,392
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.21 69
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 817.04 268,805
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 601.21 197,799

Modification of the I-16 featuring more powerful weapons and improved performance.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.04 767
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.15 37
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 527.74 132,991
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 208.93 52,649

Developed in 1941 as a specialized anti-tank aircraft on the basis of the Hawker Hurricane fighter.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 5.08 198
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,327.67 51,778
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 55.71 2,172

The Hurricane Mk II entered service in 1940. Compared to the early fighter variants, it was equipped with a more powerful engine, and its armament was gradually enhanced. This modification remained in production until 1944 and was also built in Canada.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.66 275
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.07 4
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,222.78 72,143
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 166.04 9,796

Developed in 1941 on the basis of the Yak-7UTI flight trainer. A total of 6,399 fighters of various modifications were built, including training aircraft.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.79 250
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.15 10
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,028.48 67,879
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 387.19 25,554

The best U.S. carrier-based fighter at the start of the war with Japan. Used from the outset through the end of the war.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.18 235
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.07 5
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 964.24 71,353
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 94.20 6,970

A further development of the P-43 Lancer featuring a more powerful Pratt & Whitney R-2180 engine. Development was discontinued due to the decision of the Republic Aviation Corporation to focus on building a more promising P-47 fighter.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 2.96 269
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.46 42
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 744.40 67,740
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 2,145.36 195,227

Modification of the LaGG-3 fighter. Used extensively for destroying aerial and ground targets, including armored targets.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.54 202
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.02 1
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 890.71 50,770
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 90.53 5,159

As the U.S.S.R. lacked spare Allison engines, a few P-40 fighters were fitted with Soviet M-105 engines.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.57 192
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.12 5
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,137.72 47,784
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 100.47 4,219

In the summer of 1941, an attempt to install an M-82A engine on the Yak-7 was made. The aircraft went through a number of changes in the design and composition of its weapons, but could not achieve the specified flight characteristics for technical reasons. Only one development prototype was made.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.88 221
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.05 3
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 912.13 51,991
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 190.08 10,834

Developed in 1939 as an alternative to the Bf 109 that served in the Luftwaffe. The Fw 190 entered mass production in 1941.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.27 242
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 950.88 70,365
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 74.27 5,496

Developed in Czechoslovakia after World War II on the basis of the German Messerschmitt Bf 109. In 1948, some of the S-199's were purchased by Israel, which later used them during the Arab-Israeli conflict. These aircraft became the first combat-ready fighters of the arising Israeli Air Force.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.49 394
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.35 39
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,117.08 126,229
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 988.90 111,745

Created by the Hawker company based on the experience gained from the development of the Hurricane. A total of 6 prototypes were built and tested in 1939–1941. However, due to engine problems, the project was abandoned in favor of the Hawker Typhoon.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.54 518
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.16 18
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,434.68 163,553
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 390.83 44,554

Developed in 1942 on the basis of the Yak-7. The most widely produced Soviet fighter. A total of 16,769 aircraft were built.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.78 344
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,129.96 102,826
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 44.83 4,079

A further modification of the Fw 190 featuring heavier armament and a more powerful engine. Entered service in the spring of 1943. Used extensively as a multirole fighter.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.73 295
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.13 10
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,222.68 96,591
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 583.29 46,080

One of the most widely produced United States Navy fighters of World War II. Used in both carrier- and land-based operations.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.18 393
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.15 14
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,350.20 126,918
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 374.85 35,235

Developed on request of the U.S. Army Air Corps after the production of the Р-43 Lancer and P-44 Rocket was discontinued. First flew in May 1941. A total of 171 P-47Bs were built and used for conducting flight trials and training of pilots.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.53 265
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.09 7
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,171.78 87,883
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 403.59 30,269

Designed as an armored low- and mid-altitude fighter capable of engaging enemy aircraft in a maneuvering combat. The project was discontinued due to the achievement of air superiority by the Soviet Air Force in 1944.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.60 245
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.35 24
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,043.32 70,945
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 1,073.57 73,002

A further modification of the Yak-9. Developed in 1943. Successfully used in 1944-1945 on the Soviet-German front. Produced until 1948.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.14 571
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.10 14
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,545.98 213,345
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 296.02 40,850

A further modification of the F4U. Used extensively in World War II against Japan and the Korean War. A total of 2,557 aircraft were built.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.96 844
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.23 50
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,559.70 332,215
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 959.80 204,436

Developed simultaneously with the Hawker Tornado as a high-speed interceptor. However, it proved most effective as a multirole fighter. Remained the main support aircraft in the Royal Air Force until the end of combat in Europe.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.54 808
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.13 30
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,418.23 323,356
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 339.69 77,449

Version of the most widely-manufactured modification of the Fw 190 featuring more powerful wing-mounted weapons. Saw mass production.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.16 439
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.10 14
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,299.10 180,574
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 338.69 47,078

Designed as a high-speed interceptor fighter. Delayed development made the Imperial Japanese Navy discontinue the project in favor of the J7W1.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.65 621
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.18 31
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,433.31 243,662
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 762.13 129,562

Developed by the Republic Aviation Corporation in 1944 to keep the P-47 competitive with the P-51 Mustang fighter, which was introduced into service with the U.S. Army Air Force. A total of 1,816 P-47Ns were built.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.31 470
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.64 70
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,697.06 184,979
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 3,578.09 390,012

The Fw 190 D modification entered service in the fall of 1944. It proved to be one of the best German fighters during the last stages of the war.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.34 516
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.24 28
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,757.68 209,164
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 893.13 106,282

Interceptor designed to counter U.S. bombing raids on the Japanese islands. Only two prototypes were finished before the end of the war.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.97 587
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.07 10
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 2,303.82 340,964
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 741.35 109,720

The first Swedish jet fighter. It was developed in 1945-1949 on the basis of the piston SAAB J 21A. The original power unit was replaced by the British Goblin jet engine. The aircraft did not see active combat service.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.62 463
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.19 24
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,752.94 224,375
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 912.60 116,813

A further development of the P-47 Thunderbolt concept featuring a new Pratt & Whitney R-4360 engine. Two prototypes built were tested in 1944–1945. Never entered service.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.25 383
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.33 39
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,504.75 177,560
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 2,629.22 310,247

Designed in 1946 under the influence of the German experience. The only prototype of the Su-9 was produced and tested in 1946–1947. The aircraft never entered service, since the project was abandoned in favor of the MiG-15.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.67 374
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.01 1
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,990.69 203,050
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 34.00 3,467

Designed as a modification of the Hawker Typhoon. However, due to multiple significant changes to the design, was redesignated into the Hawker Tempest. As a multirole fighter, it proved to be one of the best British World War II aircraft.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.63 381
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.20 21
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,866.56 195,988
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 670.15 70,365

Blueprint created on the basis of German BMW 003 engines. Some of its concepts were later employed in the MiG-9 design.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.72 368
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,881.20 186,239
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 96.75 9,578

Blueprint created on the basis of the Bf 109 featuring a jet engine. Presented in January 1943 as a "backup" for the Me 262. The project was discontinued.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.20 554
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.27 36
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,989.56 262,621
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 1,047.79 138,308

Super Corsair, a high-speed modification of the famous F4U. Achieved fame as a trophy-winning air racer after World War II.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 2.77 399
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.19 27
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,271.44 183,087
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 1,667.23 240,081

Designed as part of the project for a mass-produced and low-cost jet-powered "people's fighter". The concept and appearance of the aircraft were defined in September 1944, but the prototype was never built.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.27 2,059
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.05 23
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,919.69 925,290
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 211.41 101,901

Developed by the Supermarine company on the basis of the Spiteful fighter. Underwent trials in 1945–1949 but never entered service.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.78 609
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.04 6
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,964.76 316,326
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 218.01 35,100

Jet-powered version of the J7W1. Remained in blueprint form by the time of Japan's surrender.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.82 785
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.22 36
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 3,261.20 531,575
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 1,672.98 272,695

The first jet fighter built by the Hawker Aircraft company. Its prototype conducted its maiden flight on September 2, 1947. Initially, it was developed for the Royal Air Force, but was later redesigned for the Fleet Air Arm. Served in the German, Royal Netherlands, and Indian Navy.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.12 531
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.09 16
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,662.14 282,564
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 386.26 65,664

The BV P.212 was designed as part of the Luftwaffe's Emergency Fighter Program. Several concepts were developed. The BV P.212.03 version was selected as final. The first prototype was to make its first flight in the summer of 1945.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.81 2,462
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.05 28
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 2,721.82 1,393,572
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 216.66 110,927

Development started in 1946. The prototype first flew on September 5, 1947. The concept of the aircraft was constantly improved. The further development of the project resulted in the creation of the I-215.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.27 418
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.14 18
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,962.32 251,177
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 650.68 83,286

Developed to replace the P-47 Thunderbolt fighters serving in the U.S. Air Force. First flew in February 1946. Successfully used as a fighter-bomber during the Korean War.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.35 489
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.32 46
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,953.13 285,156
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 2,395.53 349,746

Prototype built on the basis of the F-94B fighter and used as a test platform for various armament configurations. Never entered mass production.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 5.04 2,541
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.07 34
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 3,281.16 1,653,706
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 307.75 155,105

Designed based on the BV P.212 concept. In March 1945, the Luftwaffe approved the project and recommended the construction of a prototype. However, by the end of World War II, only theoretical calculations for the new aircraft specifications were made.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.24 1,496
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.10 37
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 3,111.28 1,098,280
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 537.70 189,806

A swept wing version of the F-84E featuring a new engine. First flew in June 1950. A total of 2,711 F-84Fs were built as a fighter version.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.21 879
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.35 74
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 2,741.53 572,980
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 2,573.87 537,938

Carrier-based U.S. Navy fighter of the postwar period. Notable design features include no horizontal stabilizer, two engines, and twin rudders.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.60 1,199
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.32 107
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 2,605.99 867,795
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 2,807.13 934,772

Blueprint of a further development of the J7W. The project was discontinued due to the surrender of Japan.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 5.71 2,950
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.26 132
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 4,968.11 2,568,511
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 1,921.80 993,569

Developed by the Hawker Aircraft company based on the experience gained when designing the Sea Hawk. The prototype first took to the air in July 1951. In 1953, the Hawker Hunter entered mass production. It was exported to various countries and saw combat service in a range of conflicts in the latter half of the 20th century.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.68 1,068
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.39 90
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 3,576.75 815,498
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 3,224.29 735,138

Designed on the basis of the I-211 with changes made to the engines and weapon mix. Never entered service due to the decision to concentrate the development of fighters in the Mikoyan and Yakovlev design bureau.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.99 950
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.18 44
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 2,620.93 623,780
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 1,326.69 315,752

An armed scout aircraft developed during creation of the light transport aircraft Ao 192 CA. No prototype was built.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.58 55
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.50 6
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 460.50 5,526
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 440.22 5,282

Twin-engine heavy fighter. One of the first Zerstörer concepts developed for the Luftwaffe.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 6.44 103
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.50 8
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,063.94 17,023
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 955.41 15,286

Developed on the basis of the Do 17 Z bomber as a heavy night fighter. Featured more powerful weapons and reduced bomb load.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.47 85
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.11 2
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 755.50 14,354
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 138.52 2,631

Developed from 1934 as a multipurpose aircraft with the ability to perform as both a fighter and a ground forces support aircraft. Only two prototypes were built and tested before World War II.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 5.40 81
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.27 4
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,048.97 15,734
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 946.51 14,197

Created as a "strategic fighter," a concept popular in the interwar period. Successfully used in campaigns in Poland, France, and Norway.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.86 8,340
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.31 537
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,249.77 2,144,608
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 910.66 1,562,695

Modification of the serial Bf 110 equipped with a 30 mm MK-101 antitank cannon. A total of 12 aircraft were produced during May–July 1940.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.39 522
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.03 3
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,057.81 125,879
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 34.43 4,097

Modification of the Blenheim bomber into a long-range fighter or night fighter. A total of 60 aircraft were modified.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.79 13,722
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.28 801
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,193.79 3,420,220
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 1,007.08 2,885,279

First flew in July 1939. Used as a long-range fighter and night fighter. A total of 5,928 aircraft were built.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.72 268
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.28 20
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,059.58 76,289
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 965.38 69,507

A project for a heavy fighter carrying powerful offensive and defensive armament. First flew in March 1939. The development was discontinued due to the occupation of France in 1940.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.98 640
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.01 1
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,259.71 202,812
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 25.75 4,145

The Beaufighter V modification.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.85 126
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,499.00 38,974
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 0.66 17

A forced upgrade of the 110 by the Messerschmitt company due to the failed creation of the Me 210. Used both offensively and as a night fighter.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.84 242
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.29 18
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,361.81 85,794
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 772.00 48,635

Heavy fighter designed to replace the Bf 110. Entered limited service with the Luftwaffe. Also licensed for production in Hungary.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.46 375
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.39 33
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,533.27 128,794
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 1,361.57 114,372

First combat-ready modification of the P-38 Lightning. Used in Europe, North Africa, and the Pacific Theater. A total of 527 aircraft were produced.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.10 124
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.05 2
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,128.21 45,128
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 414.72 16,588

Developed as a long-range fighter for Southeast Asia and the Pacific. Saw combat from the summer of 1942 and was extensively used before the end of the war in the Japanese anti-aircraft defense to counter U.S. heavy bombers.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 2.71 214
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.27 21
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 944.86 74,644
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 753.20 59,502

Widely used in various roles, including as a long-range fighter, night fighter, and fighter-bomber. A total of 7,781 aircraft of various modifications were built.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.24 463
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.51 73
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,290.03 184,474
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 2,329.50 333,118

Developed as a twin-engine interceptor for the U.S. Army Air Force. First flew in February 1941. Only one prototype was built. Never entered service.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.74 176
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.17 8
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,500.91 70,542
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 860.79 40,457

A further development of the P-38 featuring improved controllability and speed performance. A total of 2,970 aircraft were built.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.49 241
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.49 34
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,352.99 93,356
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 1,999.09 137,936

Developed in several versions to be used against both aerial and ground targets and to replace the Ki-45. Saw limited action before the end of the war.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.58 1,480
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.21 68
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,805.55 583,193
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 987.84 319,072

Canadian-built version of the Mosquito FB VI. A significant number of the Mosquito FB Mk.26 were delivered to China after the end of the war against Japan.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.92 239
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.25 15
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,472.55 89,825
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 1,274.45 77,741

Heavy fighter-bomber, a further development of the Zerstörer concept. Used mainly on the Western Front.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.81 2,093
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.20 86
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 2,165.91 942,172
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 686.06 298,437

Designed to carry heavy cannon armament for fulfilling a wide range of combat missions. Only one prototype was built and took to the air only once.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.12 560
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.26 36
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 2,121.21 288,484
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 1,353.14 184,027

Developed as a heavy escort fighter. The XP-75 prototypes underwent trials in 1943–1944 but never entered mass production. A total of 13 aircraft were built.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.33 1,035
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.21 51
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 2,088.38 499,122
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 1,950.50 466,168

Heavy fighter-bomber incorporating two fuselages of the Bf 109. The only prototype was destroyed in an Allied bombing raid.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.31 604
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.19 27
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 2,110.60 295,483
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 929.80 130,171

A heavy fighter based on modification 63 of the Tupolev Tu-2 bomber. Underwent trials during 1947. However, due to problems with the engines and the advent of the jet era, the project was discontinued.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.14 464
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.04 4
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 2,422.87 271,361
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 88.32 9,891

First flew in July 1944. A total of 383 aircraft of various modifications were built.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.72 1,761
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.59 280
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,937.19 918,227
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 3,742.91 1,774,139

Designed as a heavy carrier-based fighter for the U.S. Pacific Fleet. First flew in November 1943. A total of 364 aircraft were produced.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.43 1,808
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.34 139
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 2,195.50 895,764
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 2,201.62 898,260

Development was started before the occupation of France. The prototype first flew in the summer of 1945. A total of 200 aircraft were ordered. However, due to the development of jet aircraft and decreasing interest in the project, only 2 prototypes and a series of 4 aircraft were built.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.59 660
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.10 19
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,846.79 339,809
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 256.94 47,277

Project for a high-speed fighter with heavy armament. A wooden mock-up was built by October 1943. However, the concept of the Ki-94-I was judged by the Japanese Army Air Force as too unconventional. The Tachikawa company was tasked to build an aircraft with a more conventional design. As a result, the Ki-94-II was created.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.27 389
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.29 35
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,732.46 206,163
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 1,490.31 177,346

Experimental U.S. Navy fighter with unique configuration. Never saw combat due to the introduction of jet-powered aircraft.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 5.54 4,783
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.19 166
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 3,240.24 2,796,330
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 1,449.27 1,250,719

Further modification of the twin-engine P-38 Lightning fighter. The only completed prototype was tested in 1944.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.98 835
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 1
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 2,533.01 531,932
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 3.33 699

A twin-fuselage fighter on the basis of the P-51 Mustang, designed to reduce the problem of pilot fatigue on long-range missions.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.57 320
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.29 20
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 2,939.31 205,751
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 2,122.25 148,557

Project for a long-range interceptor with the envisaged ability to reach high speed in combat by using additional engines. The development was discontinued due to the end of the war.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.88 341
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.07 6
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 2,406.45 211,767
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 217.54 19,143

Developed as a high-speed heavy fighter-bomber. The prototype first took to the air on October 26, 1943. A series of about 12 Do 335 A-1s were built by the end of World War II.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.82 607
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.46 73
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 2,323.85 369,492
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 2,990.92 475,555

Project for a fighter-bomber created by Westland in 1945. Development was discontinued during the preliminary design phase.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 3.51 502
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.43 61
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,885.20 269,583
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 3,014.35 431,051

The world's first jet-powered fighter to enter mass production. The start of development was delayed by the interference of German top leadership who demanded a bomber variant to be developed first.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.26 315
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.03 2
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 2,667.56 197,399
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 260.74 19,294

A further modification of the Me 262 A. The prototype first flew in January 1945, with modification improvement continuing until the end of the war.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.95 510
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.12 12
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 3,602.79 371,087
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 692.42 71,318

Project for a new two-seat night fighter. The development was discontinued during the design phase.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.56 310
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.25 17
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 3,252.06 221,139
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 653.73 44,453

First flew in January 1947. Used during the Korean War. A total of 895 aircraft were built.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.43 452
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.07 7
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 3,723.01 379,747
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 805.76 82,187

Blueprint of a further development of the Me 262 aircraft aimed at reaching a higher top speed.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 5.63 2,550
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.10 44
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 4,892.78 2,216,430
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 706.38 319,991

Designed as an air defense penetration fighter. First flew in June 1949. Never entered service.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 5.41 3,790
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.24 165
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 4,783.49 3,353,227
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 1,936.75 1,357,660

All-weather interceptor, which first flew in November 1951. A total of 436 aircraft of various modifications were built.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.42 954
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.06 13
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 4,014.05 867,035
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 164.18 35,463

Designed for close support of ground forces. The only completed prototype underwent trials in 1935. Never entered mass production.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 1.05 20
Ground Targets Destroyed 2.00 38
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 105.35 2,001
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 2,924.57 55,566

A heavily armored attack aircraft designed to support the troops and armored vehicles of the Red Army. Never saw mass production.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 1.00 20
Ground Targets Destroyed 2.30 46
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 122.40 2,448
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 2,320.00 46,400

First flew in May 1935. Successfully used for close air support during the Spanish Civil War and World War II. A total of about 260 aircraft were built.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 1.50 18
Ground Targets Destroyed 3.50 42
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 84.12 1,009
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 3,562.73 42,752

Developed in 1935–1936 in Germany to provide close air support for ground forces. Never entered service. A total of 6 prototypes were built.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 1.31 34
Ground Targets Destroyed 2.88 75
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 202.77 5,271
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 4,991.04 129,766

In 1936, the Soviet Union purchased from the U.S. a production license for the Vultee V-11 attack bomber. Redesigned as the BSh-1, it underwent trials in 1937–1939.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 0.61 14
Ground Targets Destroyed 4.22 97
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 131.45 3,023
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 6,072.73 139,672

Designed to support ground forces. Used by the Royal Australian Air Forces in the Pacific during World War II. A total of 755 aircraft were built in 1939–1946.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 0.70 21
Ground Targets Destroyed 2.63 79
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 131.80 3,954
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 5,095.32 152,859

Developed in the early 1930s as a heavy armored attack aircraft for the Red Army Air Force.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 0.96 25
Ground Targets Destroyed 3.38 88
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 189.67 4,931
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 5,218.02 135,668

The initial prototype of Blohm und Voss Ha 137, first flown in April 1935. As the main difference from later modifications, it was equipped with the BMW 132 engine.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 1.39 32
Ground Targets Destroyed 3.57 82
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 172.23 3,961
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 5,619.45 129,247

Developed as a high-speed two-seat attack aircraft with two prototypes produced.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 0.90 86
Ground Targets Destroyed 2.81 270
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 183.40 17,606
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 5,751.61 552,154

Early version of the armored Hs 129 attack aircraft fitted with Argus engines. A small series of aircraft was used mainly for pilot training.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 1.09 49
Ground Targets Destroyed 3.91 176
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 269.98 12,149
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 8,173.83 367,822

Armored attack aircraft based on the famous Fw 189 reconnaissance aircraft. Several prototypes underwent trials in 1939–1940.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 0.89 296
Ground Targets Destroyed 2.40 793
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 248.20 82,153
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 5,202.46 1,722,015

Single-seat heavily armored attack aircraft. Prototype model of the IL-2, which first flew on 12 October 1940.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 1.28 114
Ground Targets Destroyed 3.29 293
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 265.97 23,671
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 6,439.04 573,074

This well-armored attack aircraft became a legend of the Soviet Air Force. Early models of the IL-2 lacked a rear gunner.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 0.38 17
Ground Targets Destroyed 3.49 157
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 107.40 4,833
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 9,913.51 446,107

During frontline trials, several attempts were made to modify the IL-2 by adding a rear gunner position.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 0.63 39
Ground Targets Destroyed 3.06 190
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 242.17 15,014
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 7,603.68 471,428

Attack modification of the iconic Ju 87 Stuka dive bomber featuring enhanced armament and armor.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 0.47 19
Ground Targets Destroyed 3.45 138
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 143.07 5,722
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 9,058.77 362,350

Armored attack aircraft first flown in May 1939. A total of 865 aircraft of all modifications were built.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 0.75 21
Ground Targets Destroyed 5.75 161
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 206.14 5,772
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 13,670.26 382,767

A later version of the IL-2, configured with a rear gunner. Became the most widely produced attack aircraft of World War II.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 0.70 51
Ground Targets Destroyed 4.10 299
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 336.73 24,580
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 13,686.08 999,083

Anti-tank modification of the Ju 88 bomber. Several dozen aircraft equipped with different armament variants were built.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 0.50 37
Ground Targets Destroyed 3.05 226
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 224.27 16,596
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 9,531.22 705,310

A drastic modification of the IL-2 attack aircraft, it had much heavier armor to increase durability. Bomb capacity was also increased.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 0.75 91
Ground Targets Destroyed 4.14 505
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 360.05 43,926
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 15,616.45 1,905,207

A tailless design for a multirole attack aircraft. Development began in 1942 but was never completed.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 1.01 330
Ground Targets Destroyed 3.70 1,209
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 518.73 169,625
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 16,959.81 5,545,856