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desert786

Position: Combat Officer

Days in clan: 658

[HVAR] High Velocity Ace Rocketeers

Position: Combat Officer

Days in clan: 658

14,888
Battles Fought
86.26%
Victories/Battles
2,842
Average Experience per Battle
52,133
Most Damage per Battle,

Aircraft type efficiency

Fighters

Multirole Fighters

Heavy Fighters

Attack Aircraft

Bombers

Achievements 150/156

  • marcel
    523
  • Marseille Medal

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


    Award +1
  • maccambell
    890
  • 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
    1219
  • Hero of the Sky Badge

    Awarded for earning the highest aircraft type grade in battle.


    Award +1
  • rocketeer
    377
  • 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
    340
  • 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
    437
  • 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
    220
  • 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 14,888
Victories 12,842 (86.26%)
Draws 36 (0%)
Defeats 2,010 (14%)
Average Experience per Battle 2,842
Maximum Experience per Battle 12,355

Battle Performance

Aerial Targets Destroyed 5.16
Ground Targets Destroyed 1.84
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 2,631.31
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 9,180.02

Preferences in aircraft types

Aircraft selection in Hangar or during a battle, excluding respawns
14,765
Fighters 4,032 (27%)
Multirole Fighters 3,007 (20%)
Heavy Fighters 4,021 (27%)
Attack Aircraft 1,502 (10%)
Bombers 2,203 (15%)

Preferences in aircraft nations

Aircraft selection in Hangar or during a battle, excluding respawns
14,765
U.S.S.R. Aircraft 3,886 (26%)
Germany Aircraft 3,859 (26%)
U.S.A. Aircraft 3,517 (24%)
Japan Aircraft 1,311 (9%)
U.K. Aircraft 1,711 (12%)
China Aircraft 256 (2%)
Europe Aircraft 225 (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 14.50 29
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,084.48 2,168
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 0.00 0

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 6.00 24
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 590.34 2,361
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 0.39 1

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 12.35 1,161
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.01 1
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,126.82 105,920
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 22.70 2,133

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 11.50 92
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,038.84 8,310
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 1.83 14

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 63
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 598.45 4,189
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 0.00 0

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 5.84 263
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 447.69 20,146
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 21.62 972

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 12.14 85
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,025.09 7,175
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 342.80 2,399

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 13.83 83
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,057.29 6,343
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 0.00 0

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 1.33 8
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 239.02 1,434
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 21.84 131

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 6.71 114
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 814.69 13,849
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 16.03 272

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 4.71 33
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 529.29 3,705
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 35.00 244

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 5.00 10
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 891.77 1,783
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 0.00 0

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 19.00 19
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,548.88 1,548
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 0.00 0

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 7.82 86
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,360.58 14,966
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 22.74 250

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 5.47 104
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 690.79 13,124
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 10.79 204

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 4.33 277
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.02 1
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 569.65 36,457
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 38.16 2,442

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 1.00 7
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 262.81 1,839
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 73.53 514

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 7.00 56
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,038.28 8,306
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 0.00 0

Modification of the serial I-15 with ramjet engines for better climbing performance. Tested in 1939–1940.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 4.32 177
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.05 2
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 588.43 24,125
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 155.17 6,362

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 6.75 81
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,424.13 17,089
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 1.29 15

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 4.17 100
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 962.77 23,106
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 0.24 5

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 3.46 90
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 525.03 13,650
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 165.74 4,309

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 2.50 30
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 450.88 5,410
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 0.00 0

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 10.17 61
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,622.98 9,737
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 0.00 0

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 2.77 86
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 414.96 12,863
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 170.64 5,289

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 2.86 123
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 488.40 21,001
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 103.32 4,442

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 6.12 104
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,161.17 19,739
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 0.47 8

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 6.70 1,339
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.04 8
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,309.81 261,961
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 99.35 19,869

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 6.00 48
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,189.76 9,518
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 1.12 8

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 5.73 63
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.09 1
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,114.15 12,255
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 301.30 3,314

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 6.55 131
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,357.52 27,150
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 0.00 0

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 4.41 150
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 711.47 24,190
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 12.11 411

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 9.14 128
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,404.28 19,659
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 2.41 33

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 3.74 262
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.03 2
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 762.28 53,359
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 104.40 7,307

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 3.90 238
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.02 1
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,004.99 61,304
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 168.70 10,290

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

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 5.00 125
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,213.43 30,335
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 172.28 4,306

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 6.43 45
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,689.75 11,828
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 673.39 4,713

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 4.26 81
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 999.79 18,995
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 0.29 5

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 2.67 8
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 785.41 2,356
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 0.00 0

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 5.00 20
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,332.82 5,331
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 1,414.73 5,658

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 3.73 179
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 918.95 44,109
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 49.49 2,375

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 3.46 173
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 879.86 43,992
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 42.58 2,129

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 6.75 27
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,881.98 7,527
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 0.00 0

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 4.67 14
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,232.95 3,698
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 367.51 1,102

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 5.62 73
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,395.42 18,140
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 7.52 97

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 5.16 129
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,270.23 31,755
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 0.17 4

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 5.38 129
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,645.35 39,488
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 0.11 2

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 4.34 204
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.04 2
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,009.29 47,436
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 115.17 5,412

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 4.12 103
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 852.39 21,309
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 48.19 1,204

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 3.80 95
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 855.72 21,393
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 200.35 5,008

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 3.71 130
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 803.11 28,108
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 144.60 5,061

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 8.33 425
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.04 2
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 2,290.83 116,832
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 58.05 2,960

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 6.76 345
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.02 1
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 2,185.43 111,456
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 29.87 1,523

A modification of the Spitfire V inspired by Iron Maiden.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 7.03 232
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,952.36 64,428
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 82.39 2,718

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 5.42 417
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.06 5
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,428.76 110,014
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 143.05 11,014

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 1.00 4
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 540.62 2,162
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 0.00 0

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 3.07 141
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.04 2
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,043.64 48,007
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 256.46 11,797

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 5.41 119
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.05 1
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,524.35 33,535
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 826.36 18,179

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 5.58 318
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.02 1
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,667.12 95,026
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 38.33 2,184

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 9.70 223
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 2,582.33 59,393
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 18.17 417

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 3.05 198
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.02 1
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 829.76 53,934
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 179.68 11,679

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 4.43 368
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.05 4
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,504.86 124,902
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 206.38 17,129

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 5.51 193
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.03 1
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,618.50 56,647
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 68.56 2,399

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 4.96 233
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.02 1
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,370.48 64,412
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 256.39 12,050

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 5.61 101
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.11 2
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,866.81 33,602
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 784.12 14,114

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 6.08 730
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.03 4
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 2,075.05 249,005
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 303.72 36,446

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 6.21 497
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.04 3
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 2,123.45 169,875
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 575.50 46,040

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 4.50 225
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.10 5
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,491.34 74,566
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 1,031.75 51,587

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 6.13 276
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 2,106.76 94,804
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 0.00 0

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 6.34 881
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.04 6
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 2,359.78 328,009
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 316.76 44,029

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 5.66 509
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.06 5
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,732.53 155,927
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 218.00 19,620

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 6.26 238
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 2,420.47 91,977
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 101.96 3,874

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 5.25 315
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,781.76 106,905
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 42.03 2,521

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 6.45 316
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.02 1
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 2,072.85 101,569
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 44.90 2,200

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 5.46 415
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.07 5
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,905.09 144,786
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 722.52 54,911

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 5.94 600
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.04 4
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 2,027.32 204,759
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 158.88 16,046

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 4.39 404
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.03 3
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,459.82 134,303
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 315.69 29,043

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 4.28 201
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.04 2
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,531.04 71,958
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 224.87 10,568

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

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 6.62 596
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.01 1
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 2,657.46 239,171
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 166.16 14,954

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 7.26 479
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.03 2
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 2,676.50 176,648
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 313.08 20,663

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 6.64 392
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.03 2
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 2,780.00 164,020
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 252.69 14,908

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 4.32 1,076
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.02 4
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,983.55 493,904
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 81.71 20,344

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 6.20 608
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.01 1
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 2,394.53 234,664
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 159.17 15,598

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 4.04 501
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.02 2
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,773.29 219,888
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 77.57 9,618

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 5.81 546
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 2,261.36 212,567
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 85.78 8,063

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 4.40 822
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.02 4
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,858.97 347,626
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 246.41 46,078

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 6.30 1,015
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.02 4
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 3,126.26 503,328
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 75.84 12,210

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 5.72 1,310
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.02 4
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 2,465.68 564,641
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 53.89 12,341

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 7.36 1,215
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.02 3
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 3,079.80 508,167
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 50.60 8,349

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 5.08 361
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.03 2
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 2,043.14 145,062
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 107.80 7,653

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 6.13 1,055
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.02 3
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 2,862.62 492,370
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 81.93 14,092

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 7.55 831
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 3,799.20 417,911
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 47.89 5,267

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 6.67 947
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.04 6
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 3,290.45 467,244
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 287.21 40,783

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 5.93 902
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.09 14
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 2,908.55 442,099
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 354.90 53,944

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 6.10 744
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.01 1
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 2,818.29 343,831
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 127.20 15,518

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 6.43 836
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.03 4
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 3,339.12 434,085
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 236.77 30,780

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 7.87 1,165
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 3,697.02 547,158
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 39.98 5,916

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 6.39 894
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.01 2
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 2,792.55 390,957
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 72.89 10,204

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 6.09 865
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.01 1
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 3,330.86 472,982
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 67.08 9,525

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 5.47 722
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.05 6
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 2,937.31 387,724
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 280.84 37,070

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 4.91 889
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.02 3
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 2,288.12 414,149
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 217.83 39,427

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 8.20 451
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.02 1
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 3,781.94 208,006
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 111.44 6,129

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 7.12 1,147
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.04 7
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 4,107.19 661,258
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 84.52 13,608

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 7.55 763
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.03 3
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 4,332.17 437,549
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 52.81 5,334

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 9.75 5,156
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.04 23
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 5,654.71 2,991,341
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 166.41 88,033

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 6.47 1,210
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.01 2
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 3,207.23 599,752
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 77.65 14,521

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 7.37 966
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.05 6
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 3,875.62 507,706
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 124.41 16,297

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

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 8.31 1,221
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.03 4
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 4,335.23 637,278
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 158.26 23,263

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 8.13 902
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.04 4
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 4,224.10 468,875
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 105.41 11,700

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 7.78 1,470
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.03 6
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 4,586.69 866,884
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 82.56 15,604

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 8.00 8
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 521.27 521
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 0.00 0

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

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 7.87 354
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.07 3
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 511.84 23,032
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 95.18 4,282

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 3.71 130
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.74 26
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 306.34 10,721
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 812.13 28,424

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 8.25 66
Ground Targets Destroyed 1.12 9
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 592.27 4,738
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 1,206.24 9,649

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 2.33 7
Ground Targets Destroyed 1.67 5
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 255.21 765
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 1,327.51 3,982

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 4.83 58
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.25 3
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 415.37 4,984
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 539.61 6,475

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 1.67 10
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.67 4
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 119.60 717
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 1,369.14 8,214

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 5.00 15
Ground Targets Destroyed 1.00 3
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 500.39 1,501
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 2,365.83 7,097

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 6.67 20
Ground Targets Destroyed 1.33 4
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 730.66 2,191
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 1,134.56 3,403

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 4.00 12
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 652.02 1,956
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 1,060.37 3,181

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 4.67 14
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.33 1
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 512.59 1,537
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 261.44 784

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 3.11 28
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.22 2
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 515.06 4,635
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 290.81 2,617

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 2.88 23
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.50 4
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 517.25 4,138
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 843.13 6,745

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 5.00 75
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.87 13
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,072.10 16,081
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 1,810.80 27,161

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 2.50 5
Ground Targets Destroyed 2.50 5
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 580.06 1,160
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 5,569.65 11,139

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 4.25 361
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.86 73
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 760.51 64,643
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 1,678.49 142,672

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 6.44 232
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.89 32
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,242.14 44,716
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 1,768.52 63,666

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 5.24 131
Ground Targets Destroyed 1.36 34
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 965.50 24,137
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 2,302.90 57,572

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 3.33 100
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.53 16
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 698.91 20,967
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 1,657.78 49,733

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

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 2.52 73
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.52 15
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 490.52 14,225
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 1,272.69 36,907

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 5.97 233
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.10 4
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,499.84 58,493
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 340.25 13,269

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 4.72 184
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.62 24
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,177.23 45,911
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 1,862.23 72,626

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 4.00 220
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.22 12
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 977.57 53,766
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 724.62 39,854

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 2.69 94
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.23 8
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 629.45 22,030
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 820.91 28,731

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 2.56 46
Ground Targets Destroyed 1.22 22
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 640.10 11,521
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 3,145.72 56,623

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 5.96 161
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,429.42 38,594
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 130.37 3,519

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 4.09 90
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.23 5
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 996.94 21,932
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 1,146.43 25,221

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 6.12 49
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.50 4
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,586.98 12,695
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 3,288.75 26,310

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 4.11 37
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.22 2
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,102.55 9,922
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 1,492.36 13,431

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 7.18 280
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.77 30
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 2,128.51 83,012
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 2,959.29 115,412

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 4.61 369
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.09 7
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,333.62 106,689
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 550.92 44,073

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 5.81 250
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.79 34
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 2,181.24 93,793
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 2,741.82 117,898

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 4.14 497
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.91 109
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,360.80 163,295
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 4,108.06 492,967

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 5.00 410
Ground Targets Destroyed 1.28 105
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,740.54 142,724
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 5,464.99 448,129

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 5.16 232
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.84 38
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,570.87 70,689
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 2,835.82 127,611

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 5.95 690
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.08 9
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 2,104.14 244,080
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 494.37 57,346

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 3.98 171
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.81 35
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,452.56 62,460
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 4,889.03 210,228

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 5.36 316
Ground Targets Destroyed 1.27 75
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,840.66 108,599
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 5,157.09 304,268

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 5.15 448
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.53 46
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,812.09 157,652
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 2,710.87 235,846

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 4.03 242
Ground Targets Destroyed 1.42 85
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,734.38 104,063
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 8,594.92 515,695

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 4.53 643
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.32 45
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,775.98 252,188
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 1,698.82 241,231

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 5.09 820
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.99 160
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 2,336.73 376,212
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 6,475.43 1,042,544

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 5.05 323
Ground Targets Destroyed 1.91 122
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 2,316.05 148,227
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 8,873.54 567,906

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 4.55 264
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.81 47
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 2,558.74 148,406
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 7,410.51 429,809

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 5.11 669
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.50 65
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 2,402.45 314,720
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 2,556.77 334,937

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 6.13 411
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.84 56
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 2,632.66 176,388
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 4,581.08 306,932

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 5.48 1,342
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.07 18
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 2,992.62 733,191
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 669.52 164,031

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 4.34 876
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.55 112
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 2,152.21 434,745
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 2,998.65 605,727

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 3.48 717
Ground Targets Destroyed 1.13 232
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,609.40 331,536
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 6,952.10 1,432,133

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 4.98 767
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.10 16
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 2,244.07 345,586
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 576.23 88,738

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 4.98 811
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.43 70
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 2,101.05 342,471
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 2,711.11 441,910

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 6.25 957
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.82 126
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 4,064.97 621,939
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 6,203.16 949,084

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 4.52 434
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.84 81
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 2,217.11 212,842
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 4,077.58 391,448

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 5.23 874
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.11 18
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 2,803.08 468,114
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 523.33 87,396

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 5.38 1,145
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.44 93
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 3,582.64 763,101
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 3,302.31 703,391

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 4.31 686
Ground Targets Destroyed 1.19 190
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 2,342.38 372,438
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 7,768.44 1,235,182

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 7.28 5,223
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.09 62
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 4,449.24 3,190,106
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 524.49 376,057

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 5.17 584
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.50 56
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 3,701.60 418,280
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 2,766.68 312,634

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 5.91 1,366
Ground Targets Destroyed 1.53 353
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 3,844.76 888,139
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 8,609.45 1,988,783

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 4.64 779
Ground Targets Destroyed 1.76 296
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 2,905.56 488,133
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 11,559.95 1,942,071

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 5.17 1,355
Ground Targets Destroyed 1.04 273
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 3,506.71 918,757
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 6,726.00 1,762,212

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 8.26 2,544
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.78 239
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 5,289.34 1,629,116
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 4,586.24 1,412,560

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 6.80 3,632
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.41 221
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 4,872.04 2,601,670
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 2,585.42 1,380,615

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 4.47 76
Ground Targets Destroyed 1.18 20
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 447.28 7,603
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 2,295.68 39,026

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

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 7.38 1,387
Ground Targets Destroyed 1.40 263
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,309.60 246,205
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 2,467.88 463,960

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 7.60 76
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.90 9
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,255.26 12,552
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 1,757.86 17,578

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 8.57 120
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.50 7
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,518.67 21,261
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 1,072.64 15,016

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 5.47 443
Ground Targets Destroyed 1.02 83
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,373.04 111,216
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 2,371.55 192,095

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 6.17 327
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.08 4
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,585.57 84,035
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 247.20 13,101

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 6.93 2,877
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.83 345
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,661.90 689,689
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 2,363.84 980,992

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 4.55 542
Ground Targets Destroyed 1.34 160
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,331.81 158,485
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 4,632.51 551,268

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 6.74 586
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.07 6
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 2,050.75 178,415
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 263.61 22,934

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 6.11 856
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.84 118
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,912.27 267,718
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 2,552.70 357,377

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 5.76 639
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.19 21
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,776.26 197,165
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 804.28 89,274

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 5.04 126
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.32 8
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,340.48 33,512
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 1,145.25 28,631

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 4.50 351
Ground Targets Destroyed 1.01 79
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,798.56 140,287
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 4,630.01 361,140

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 5.36 241
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.13 6
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,816.57 81,745
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 418.31 18,823

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 6.65 1,523
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.05 12
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 2,653.80 607,720
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 209.11 47,885

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 7.57 2,961
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.53 208
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 2,728.13 1,066,698
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 1,832.60 716,544

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 6.48 272
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.52 22
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 2,621.91 110,120
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 2,422.74 101,755

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 7.35 2,608
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.19 67
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 3,073.62 1,091,135
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 632.13 224,407

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 4.85 412
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.33 28
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 2,348.73 199,642
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 1,425.38 121,157

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 5.54 1,142
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.41 84
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 2,345.57 483,188
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 2,791.35 575,018

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 5.23 570
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.22 24
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 2,397.94 261,375
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 1,387.86 151,277

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 7.89 1,002
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.15 19
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 4,286.35 544,366
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 481.34 61,130

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 4.59 344
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.25 19
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 2,116.62 158,746
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 1,584.13 118,809

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 5.54 382
Ground Targets Destroyed 1.10 76
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 2,264.85 156,274
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 5,153.81 355,612

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 5.86 463
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.56 44
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 2,584.95 204,211
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 4,913.52 388,168

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 5.23 868
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.42 70
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 2,712.99 450,356
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 2,136.59 354,673

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 6.17 2,092
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.52 177
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 3,201.99 1,085,475
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 3,395.96 1,151,230

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 6.57 3,795
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.04 21
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 3,701.66 2,139,561
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 298.30 172,416

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 5.88 1,551
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.97 255
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 3,331.26 879,452
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 6,261.62 1,653,068

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 6.71 1,141
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.06 11
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 3,943.64 670,418
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 141.98 24,136

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 5.59 1,063
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.58 111
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 3,274.45 622,145
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 3,740.23 710,643

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 6.13 1,170
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.05 9
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 3,852.12 735,754
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 203.54 38,877

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 5.96 906
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.12 18
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 4,928.88 749,189
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 859.45 130,635

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 6.56 1,733
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.08 20
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 4,546.80 1,200,354
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 496.10 130,969

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 6.12 1,714
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.15 43
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 4,115.44 1,152,321
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 1,521.00 425,879

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 8.13 3,673
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.51 230
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 6,651.46 3,006,457
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 3,287.70 1,486,040

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 9.58 7,471
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.69 539
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 7,762.16 6,054,484
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 4,080.29 3,182,626

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 7.50 1,162
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.08 13
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 6,356.13 985,200
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 563.35 87,319

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 0.50 7
Ground Targets Destroyed 0.71 10
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 70.14 982
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 1,091.55 15,281

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 4.82 53
Ground Targets Destroyed 4.27 47
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 418.72 4,605
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 4,941.81 54,359

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 1.18 46
Ground Targets Destroyed 3.26 127
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 205.59 8,018
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 4,885.00 190,515

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 4.00 104
Ground Targets Destroyed 3.12 81
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 555.83 14,451
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 4,272.81 111,093

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 1.19 25
Ground Targets Destroyed 4.57 96
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 203.52 4,273
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 5,523.13 115,985

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

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 1.72 67
Ground Targets Destroyed 3.38 132
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 450.02 17,550
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 8,164.93 318,432

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 1.00 4
Ground Targets Destroyed 2.50 10
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 341.89 1,367
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 5,086.87 20,347

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 1.55 208
Ground Targets Destroyed 4.61 618
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 394.64 52,881
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 9,430.84 1,263,732

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 1.28 169
Ground Targets Destroyed 2.98 393
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 444.07 58,617
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 9,201.74 1,214,629

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 1.86 13
Ground Targets Destroyed 4.14 29
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 493.05 3,451
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 11,009.35 77,065

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 0.86 32
Ground Targets Destroyed 3.76 139
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 316.62 11,714
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 10,669.34 394,765

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 1.69 135
Ground Targets Destroyed 4.38 350
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 762.22 60,977
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 13,821.49 1,105,719

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 2.07 358
Ground Targets Destroyed 3.28 567
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 959.15 165,933
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 16,524.81 2,858,792

A drastic modification of the IL-2 developed in 1944. Used in the final stages of World War II and during the Korean War.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 1.85 276
Ground Targets Destroyed 6.69 997
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 949.53 141,480
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 27,040.08 4,028,972

Attack aircraft designed for a wide range of missions. The single completed prototype was tested in 1947–1948.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 1.76 266
Ground Targets Destroyed 5.59 844
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,133.06 171,092
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 28,569.57 4,314,005

Experimental attack aircraft. It featured a wider visual field which allowed for better targeting. Never entered mass production.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 1.09 164
Ground Targets Destroyed 6.70 1,011
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 724.94 109,466
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 31,712.14 4,788,532

Designed simultaneously with the Me 265 as a new multirole attack aircraft for the Luftwaffe. Never entered mass production.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 1.95 286
Ground Targets Destroyed 4.70 691
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,106.40 162,640
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 26,089.25 3,835,119

A modification of the IL-10 featuring greater firepower and improved handling, the IL-10M went into mass production.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 2.02 335
Ground Targets Destroyed 4.75 789
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,089.67 180,885
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 24,615.45 4,086,163

Developed from the Me 262 as a multirole aircraft with different armament variants. Development was discontinued as the war had ended.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 1.57 324
Ground Targets Destroyed 5.34 1,100
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,502.46 309,507
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 32,393.38 6,673,037

Heavily armed and armored high-speed attack aircraft with tandem seating. Developed in 1953–1956.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 1.98 745
Ground Targets Destroyed 6.44 2,428
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,778.79 670,603
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 35,624.25 13,430,342

Preliminary design for a heavy multirole jet aircraft. Never went past the initial concept phase.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 2.03 1,027
Ground Targets Destroyed 6.67 3,366
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 2,220.96 1,121,584
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 36,509.04 18,437,064

Developed on the basis of the IL-40 with major construction faults corrected. A total of 7 aircraft were built.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 1.63 537
Ground Targets Destroyed 8.19 2,696
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,706.44 561,417
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 42,320.77 13,923,532

Developed by the Bristol company as Type 149. Featured a lengthened nose, which provided more comfortable conditions for a navigator. The first several Blenheim Mk.IVs inherited the defensive armament of the Blenheim Mk.I.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 0.30 33
Ground Targets Destroyed 11.37 1,239
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 96.34 10,500
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 16,763.78 1,827,251

The main Soviet pre-war medium bomber. First took to the air in 1934. Extensively used in the late 1930s and in early Word War II. A total of 7,000 aircraft of various modifications were built.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 0.41 14
Ground Targets Destroyed 7.09 241
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 127.03 4,318
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 10,541.27 358,403

Due to problems with the diesel engines on the early Ju 86, it was decided to replace them with the radial BMW 132. The new modification—the Ju 86 E—served with the Luftwaffe until it was replaced by more advanced He 111 bombers.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 0.30 13
Ground Targets Destroyed 12.11 533
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 112.36 4,944
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 18,387.10 809,032

A modification of one of the most well-known German World War II bombers. The He 111 H-2 entered mass production in September 1939. This aircraft differed from the early Не 111 in the engines and enhanced defensive armament. Over 500 aircraft of the H-2 series were produced.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 0.30 19
Ground Targets Destroyed 7.94 500
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 124.42 7,838
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 18,345.23 1,155,749

The last and most advanced version of the Do 17 bomber. The prototype first took to the air in March 1938. It featured an absolutely new cockpit design, new engines, and enhanced defensive armament. A total of roughly 500 Do 17 Z aircraft in several versions were built.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 0.18 6
Ground Targets Destroyed 6.85 233
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 71.74 2,439
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 14,513.56 493,461

A drastic modification of the SB bomber built with the aim of improving its combat performance. First flew in 1940. A total of about 200 aircraft were built and saw combat along with the SB.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 0.38 13
Ground Targets Destroyed 5.03 171
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 126.66 4,306
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 12,813.92 435,673

The B-17D modification was developed in February 1941. Most of these bombers were sent to the U.S. air bases in the Pacific, where the beginning of the war with Japan found them.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 0.00 0
Ground Targets Destroyed 4.67 42
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 150.76 1,356
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 17,996.91 161,972

The most mass-produced modification of the Ju 88. Mass production started in March 1939, and by 1940–1941, the Ju 88 A became the main bomber type in the Luftwaffe. The aircraft was widely used on all fronts and was also supplied to the allies of Germany.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 0.06 1
Ground Targets Destroyed 5.67 102
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 72.45 1,304
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 19,362.69 348,528

The main Soviet tactical bomber of World War II. The prototype first flew in December 1939. Over 11,000 Pe-2s of various modifications were built and saw extensive action throughout World War II.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 1.03 35
Ground Targets Destroyed 3.47 118
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 378.45 12,867
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 10,040.01 341,360

A modification of the Pe-2 bomber equipped with new engines. The prototype was built in the fall of 1942. Due to the shortage of engines that were in great demand for developing the Lavochkin fighters, only 32 aircraft were built, but saw limited combat.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 1.24 129
Ground Targets Destroyed 4.92 512
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 481.36 50,060
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 18,886.48 1,964,193

Developed as an attack bomber to replace the Douglas A-20 Havoc serving the U.S. Air Force. The A-26B was the first aircraft in the series to enter mass production. A significant number of modifications were built based on the A-26B.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 1.96 314
Ground Targets Destroyed 5.12 820
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 837.46 133,993
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 21,678.66 3,468,585

The most mass-produced version of the Flying Fortress with significantly enhanced defensive armament. Extensively used in the strategic bombing campaign against Germany.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 1.47 107
Ground Targets Destroyed 3.85 281
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 598.55 43,694
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 16,024.18 1,169,765

The Do 217 M was a variant of the mass-produced Do 217 K with the DB 603 engine instead of the BMW 801 that was in great demand for fighters. Both bomber variants were used mainly on the Western Front.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 0.47 49
Ground Targets Destroyed 5.69 597
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 232.68 24,431
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 22,434.62 2,355,635

The best Soviet serial tactical bomber of World War II. Most actively used in 1944-1945. The Tu-2 bombers remained in the Soviet service until the mid-1950s, and were also supplied to Poland, Bulgaria, China, Indonesia, and North Korea.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 1.65 213
Ground Targets Destroyed 5.53 713
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 734.11 94,700
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 23,207.83 2,993,810

It was created to replace the Ju 88 in the Luftwaffe under the Bomber B design competition. However, a number of technical problems and changes in requirements from the Ministry of Aviation (RLM) did not allow the model to be launched into production. Several pre-production prototypes were tested.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 0.34 30
Ground Targets Destroyed 5.99 521
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 276.10 24,021
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 30,345.12 2,640,025

Designed to the same specifications as the well-known B-29 Superfortress. However, the development of the B-32 was slow due to technical issues. Saw limited action during raids on Japan before the end of the war.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 2.00 459
Ground Targets Destroyed 5.39 1,239
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 982.44 225,960
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 27,791.52 6,392,049

The further development of the Tu-2 with a new power unit and design changes. 10 aircraft were produced, however due to the beginning of the jet era, the manufacturers decided not to put the Tu-10 into mass production.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 2.38 171
Ground Targets Destroyed 4.86 350
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,075.59 77,442
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 25,784.52 1,856,485

Project for a high-speed reconnaissance bomber. Developed in 1945–1946 with the use of the German Jumo 004 engine. Development was discontinued in early 1946 as the Myasishchev design bureau was closed.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 1.61 1,814
Ground Targets Destroyed 7.53 8,472
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 975.18 1,097,076
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 41,620.52 46,823,087

The development of the Ju 288 design, equipped with new engines and enhanced defensive armament. Due to the plight on the fronts and the subsequent cancellation of the Bomber B program, only a few pre-production prototypes were built.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 0.77 43
Ground Targets Destroyed 5.41 303
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 540.35 30,259
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 35,016.48 1,960,922

An attempt to adapt the serial Tu-2 for jet engines. The aircraft was tested in 1947-1948. A small series of planes were built, they were used as testbed aircraft and for crew training.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 1.23 123
Ground Targets Destroyed 6.92 692
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 858.91 85,891
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 41,666.97 4,166,697

The development of a high-speed jet bomber with a forward-swept wing was launched by the Junkers firm at the end of 1942. In August 1944, an experimental Ju 287 V1 took to the air, but only three prototypes were made before the end of the war.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 0.75 286
Ground Targets Destroyed 9.08 3,458
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 902.08 343,690
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 50,721.72 19,324,976

Before the capitulation of Germany in the war, the Junkers company managed to partially prepare the project documentation for the development of the Ju 287 V3 design. Further development was carried out with the participation of German designers, but already as part of the Soviet OKB-1 work. Only a single prototype was built.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 1.32 224
Ground Targets Destroyed 10.08 1,714
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,295.60 220,252
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 59,523.09 10,118,924

The first jet bomber constructed by the Sukhoi Design Bureau. It was designed in 1946-1948, several aircraft configurations were proposed. Further development of the Su-10 was discontinued during the prototype construction stage.

Aircraft Description
Parameter Average per sortie Total
Aerial Targets Destroyed 2.21 719
Ground Targets Destroyed 11.03 3,586
Damage Caused to Aerial Targets 1,469.80 477,685
Damage Caused to Ground Targets 61,064.61 19,845,999
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