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Active United States military aircraft is a list of military aircraft that are used by the United States military. For aircraft no longer in-service see the list of military aircraft of the United States.

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Air ForceEdit

Type Manufacturer Origin Class Role Introduced In service[1][2] Total Notes
A-10C Thunderbolt II Fairchild Republic USA Jet Attack 1977 283
AC-130 Stinger II, Ghost Rider, Spooky II Lockheed & Boeing USA Propeller Gunship 1968 35 AC-130U, AC-130W and AC-130J.
B-1B Lancer Rockwell USA Jet Bomber 1986 62 Only supersonic bomber aircraft active in the U.S. Air Force.
B-2A Spirit Northrop Grumman USA Jet Bomber 1997 20 Slated to remain in service until 2058.
B-52H Stratofortress Boeing USA Jet Bomber 1955 75 Slated to remain in service through 2050.
C-5M Super Galaxy Lockheed USA Jet Transport 1970 48
C-12 Huron Beechcraft USA Propeller Transport
Surveillance
1974 29 26 x C-12C/C-12D/C-12F, 3 x C-12J
C-17A Globemaster III McDonnell Douglas later Boeing USA Jet Transport 1995 222 U.S. Military C-17's were produced by McDonnell-Douglas prior to the merger with Boeing. Boeing continued production of the C-17 for sales to non-U.S. Military customers.
C-20 Gulfstream USA Turbofan Transport 1983 7
C-21A Learjet USA Jet Passenger transport 1985 23
C-26 Metroliner Fairchild USA Turboprop Transport 1989 1 C-26B, RC-26
C-32 Boeing USA Jet VIP Transport 1998 8 6 x C-32A, 2 x C-32B
C-37A Gulfstream USA Turbofan Passenger transport 1998 9
C-38A Gulfstream USA Jet Passenger transport 1998 2
C-40 Clipper Boeing USA Jet VIP Transport 2001 14 C-40B and C-40C. 1 on order.
C-130H Hercules Lockheed Martin USA Propeller Transport 1956 188 Most C-130H serve in the ANG and AFRES.
C-130J Super Hercules Lockheed Martin USA Propeller Transport 1996 110 The USAF continues to receive new C-130Js for various missions[3][4]
Ocean SentryC-144 (CN-235-100M) CASA Spain Propeller Transport 1988 2 427th SOS
C-146A Wolfhound[5] Fairchild-Dornier Germany Propeller Transport 2011 18 524th SOS[6]
E-3 Sentry Boeing USA Jet Command and control 1977 E-3B x 11, E-3C x 3, E-3G x 17 E-3B and E-3C. One E-3B For Testing[7]
E-4B "Nightwatch" Boeing USA Jet Command and control 1973 4 assigned to 55th Wing at Offutt AFB, Nebraska
E-8C Joint STARS Northrop Grumman USA Jet Command and control 1996 16 One E-8A For Testing
E-9A Widget Bombardier Aerospace USA
Canada
Propeller Surveillance 1984 5
E-11A[8] Northrop Grumman USA
Canada
Jet Communications 2005 4[9]
EC-130H Compass Call Lockheed Martin USA Propeller Electronic warfare 1982 14
EC-130 Commando Solo III Lockheed Martin USA Propeller Electronic warfare 1978 7 3 x EC-130J, 4 x EC-130SJ
F-15 Eagle McDonnell Douglas USA Jet Fighter 1976 236 212 x F-15C, 23 x F-15D. Currently being upgraded to remain in service beyond 2030 the aircraft will eventually be replaced by the F-22.
F-15E Strike Eagle McDonnell Douglas USA Jet Multirole Strike fighter 1988 213 Currently being upgraded to remain in service beyond 2030.
F-16 Fighting Falcon General Dynamics USA Jet Fighter 1978 786 x F-16C, 155 x F-16D To be replaced by the F-35A.
F-22A Raptor Lockheed Martin USA Jet Fighter 2005 187 No longer in production.
F-35A Lightning II Lockheed Martin USA Jet Fighter 2016 119 In production with 1763 planned, currently 47 for testing
HC-130 Combat King/Combat King II Lockheed Martin USA Propeller Search and rescue 1954 29 9 x HC-130N/HC-130P. 78 x HC-130J planned, of which 20 currently on order.
KC-10A Extender McDonnell Douglas USA Jet Aerial refueling 1981 58 Likely to remain in service until 2043
KC-46 Pegasus Boeing USA Jet Aerial refueling 2019 6 179 aircraft are expected to be delivered by 2028
KC-135 Stratotanker Boeing USA Jet Aerial refueling 1957 344 x KC-135R, 54 x KC-135T KC-135R and KC-135T. To be replaced by the KC-46
LC-130H Hercules Lockheed Martin USA Propeller Cargo aircraft 1954 10 All aircraft assigned to 109th Airlift Wing, New York Air Guard
MC-130
Combat Talon II/Combat Shadow
Lockheed Martin USA Propeller Multi-mission 1966 60 21 x MC-130H/P, 39 x MC-130J, $75-$155 Million Dollars per unit
OC-135B Open Skies Boeing USA Jet Observation 1993 2 used as part of Treaty on Open Skies
RC-135 Cobra Ball, Combat Sent, Rivet Joint Boeing USA Jet Reconnaissance 1972 22 3 x RC-135S, 2 x RC-135U, 17 x RC-135V/W
T-1A Jayhawk Raytheon USA Jet Trainer 1992 157 Originally 180. Two crashed after mishaps.
T-6A Texan II Raytheon/Beechcraft USA Propeller Trainer 2001 447
T-38 Talon Northrop USA Jet Trainer 1961 501 T-38A and T-38C
T-41C Mescalero Cessna USA Propeller Trainer 1966 4
T-51A Cessna USA Propeller Trainer 1957 3
T-52A Diamond Canada Propeller Trainer 1997 54
T-53A[10] Cirrus USA Propeller Trainer 1995 25
U-2 Dragon Lady Lockheed USA Jet Reconnaissance
Trainer aircraft
1957 31 27 x U-2S, 5 x TU-2S. To be replaced by the RQ-4 Global Hawk block 40.
U-28A Pilatus Switzerland Propeller Utility 1991 15
VC-25A Air Force One VC-25A Boeing USA Jet VIP Transport 1990 2 Used as Presidential Transport, operated by 89th Airlift Wing at Andrews AFB, Maryland. To be replaced by the Boeing 747-8/VC-25B.[11]
WC-130J Hercules Lockheed Martin USA Propeller Weather reconnaissance 1996 10 all aircraft assigned to 403d Wing (AFRC) at Keesler AFB, Mississippi
WC-135 Constant Phoenix Boeing USA Jet Weather Reconnaissance 1993 2
HH-60 Pave Hawk Sikorsky USA Helicopter Search and rescue 2016 99[12] HH-60G and HH-60U. To be replaced by 112 HH-60W from 2021.[13]
UH-1N Twin Huey Bell USA Helicopter Utility 1969 59[14]
TH-1H Iroquois Bell USA Helicopter Trainer 1959 37
C-145 Skytruck (M28)[15] PZL Mielec Poland Propeller STOL Utility 2007 5 6th SOS[16]
Twin Otter UV-18B de Havilland Canada Canada Propeller STOL Utility 1988 3 3
CV-22B Osprey Bell, Boeing USA Powered lift Cargo VTOL aircraft 2006 45 46[17] 50 planned
RQ-4 Global Hawk Northrop Grumman USA UAV Patrol 2001 42 37[18] RQ-4A, RQ-4B and MQ-4C. 66 RQ-4B planned plus 68 MQ-4C [19][20]
MQ-9B Reaper General Atomics USA [RPA] Multi-mission[21] 2006 93 360 396 planned[19]
RQ-170 Sentinel Lockheed Martin USA UAV Multi-Mission 2007 20
Puma AE AeroVironment USA UAV Patrol 2008 1000

ArmyEdit

Type Manufacturer Origin Class Role Introduced In service[22] Total Notes
C-12J Beechcraft USA Propeller Transport 3[23]
C-12 Huron Beechcraft USA Propeller Cargo/Transport 104 C-12C, C-12D and C-12F. 5 on order as of December 2015.
C-212 Aviocar CASA Spain Propeller Cargo/Transport 3
RC-26D Metroliner Fairchild USA Propeller Range Support 12
C-27J Spartan Alenia Aeronautica USA
Italy
Propeller Cargo aircraft 6 Former Air Force aircraft used by Army Special Operations Command for training.
C-31A Troopship Fokker Netherlands Propeller Cargo/Transport 2 Used for the Golden Knights Gold Team and Black Team
C-37 Gulfstream USA Jet Cargo/Transport 3 2 x C-37A, 1 x C-37B
EO-5 de Havilland Canada Canada Propeller Electronic Warfare,
Reconnaissance
10 3 x EO-5C, 7 x RC-7. Previously designated as RC-7B
RC-12 Huron Beechcraft USA Propeller Reconnaissance 83 RC-12D, RC-12H and RC-12K. 6 on order as of December 2015.
UC-35 Cessna USA Jet Utility aircraft 27 20 x UC-35A, 7 x UC-35B
DHC Dash-8-315 de Havilland Canada Canada Propeller Patrol 6 Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance
UV-18 de Havilland Canada Canada Propeller Cargo/Transport 5
MH/AH-6M Little Bird MD Helicopter USA Helicopter Attack 1980 47
AH-64 Apache Longbow, Guardian Boeing USA Helicopter Attack 1986 792 AH-64D and AH-64E. 25 on order as of December 2015.
CH-47 Chinook Boeing USA Helicopter Transport 1962 442 394 x CH-47D, 48 x CH-47F. 464 new CH-47F to be delivered
EH-60A Black Hawk Sikorsky USA Helicopter Electronic-warfare 1979 64
MH-47 Chinook Boeing USA Helicopter Multi-mission 1962 61 11 x MH-47D, 23 x MH-47E, 27 x MH-47G
MH-60 Black Hawk Sikorsky USA Helicopter Multi-mission 58 23 x MH-60K, 35 x MH-60L.
TH-67 Creek Bell USA
Canada
Helicopter Trainer 163 To be retired by 2020.[24]
UH-60 Black Hawk Sikorsky USA Helicopter Utility 1,443 751 x UH-60A, 592 x UH-60L, 100 x UH-60M. 1227 UH-60M planned.[25]
UH-72A Lakota Eurocopter USA
Germany
Helicopter Utility 341 13 on order as of December 2015.
MQ-1C Gray Eagle General Atomics USA UAV 2009 75[26] 133 planned[19]
Prioria Robotics Maveric Prioria Robotics USA UAV 36 [27]
CQ-10 Snowgoose MMIST Canada UAV Transport 2005 15 49 planned. Parafoil and autogyro variants.
RQ-7B Shadow AAI Corporation USA UAV 450 68 on order.[28]
RQ-11 Raven AeroVironment USA UAV
Switchblade AeroVironment USA UAV Attack
Puma AE AeroVironment USA UAV Patrol

Coast GuardEdit

Type Manufacturer Origin Class Role Introduced In service[29] Total Notes
HC-27J Spartan Alenia Aeronautica USA
Italy
Propeller Search and rescue 14 Former Air Force aircraft, acquired in return for the release of seven HC-130H aircraft to the United States Forest Service for use as aerial tankers.
C-37A Gulfstream USA Jet VIP transport 1 VIP transport for high-ranking members of the Department of Homeland Security and U.S. Coast Guard.
C-37B Gulfstream USA Jet VIP transport 1 VIP transport for high-ranking members of the Department of Homeland Security and U.S. Coast Guard.
HC-130H Hercules Lockheed Martin USA Propeller Search and rescue 14 Most have been removed from service and are being replaced by HC-130J aircraft. Seven were turned over to the United States Forest Service to be converted to aerial firefighting tankers.
HC-130J Hercules Lockheed Martin USA Propeller Search and rescue 12 More on order, currently being manufactured to replace HC-130H.
HC-144A Ocean Sentry Airbus USA
Spain
Propeller Search and rescue 2009 15
HC-144B Minotaur Airbus USA
Spain
Propeller Search and rescue 3 Minotaur upgrade of HC-144A aircraft includes advance navigation and search and rescue equipment.
MH-60T Jayhawk Sikorsky USA Helicopter Medium Range Recovery (MRR) 42 will remain in service until 2027
MH-65D Dolphin Eurocopter USA
France
Helicopter Short Range Recovery (SRR) 95
MH-65E Dolphin Eurocopter USA
France
Helicopter Short Range Recovery (SRR) 3 Upgraded version of MH-65D with advanced avionics and search and rescue equpment

Marine CorpsEdit

Type Manufacturer Origin Class Role Introduced In service[1][30] Total Notes
C-20G Gulfstream USA Jet Cargo/Transport aircraft 2 2 will be upgraded to C-20 ER
F/A-18A Hornet McDonnell Douglas USA Jet Carrier-based Fighter 36 Active, 7 Training, 12 Stored 55 Scheduled to be replaced by F-35B/C Lightning II by 2019
F/A-18B Hornet McDonnell Douglas USA Jet Carrier-based Trainer 4 Training, 3 Stored 7 Scheduled to be replaced by F-35B/C Lightning II by 2019.
F/A-18C Hornet McDonnell Douglas USA Jet Carrier-based Fighter 60 Active, 12 Training, 47 Stored 119 Scheduled to begin replacement by F-35B/C Lightning II starting 2019.
F/A-18D Hornet McDonnell Douglas USA Jet Carrier-based Strike 48 Active, 20 Training, 24 Stored 92 Scheduled to begin replacement by F-35B/C Lightning II starting 2023.
F-35B Lightning II Lockheed Martin USA Jet Carrier-based Fighter 32 Active, 25 Training 57 V/STOL variant. Planned total of 353 F-35Bs and 67 F-35Cs (CTOL) to replace various aircraft.[31]
F-5N Tiger II Northrop USA Jet Aggressor 12 Scheduled to maintain service till 2026.
KC-130T Hercules Lockheed Martin USA Propeller Tanker 12 To be replaced by KC-130J
KC-130J Super Hercules Lockheed Martin USA Propeller Tanker 52
UC-12W Huron Beechcraft USA Propeller Utility 8 8 Scheduled to replace the UC-12F/M Huron by 2024.
UC-12M Huron Beechcraft USA Propeller Utility 2 2 Scheduled to be replaced by UC-12W Huron by 2024.
UC-12F Huron Beechcraft USA Propeller Utility 4 4 Scheduled to be replaced by UC-12W Huron by 2024.
UC-35D Citation Cessna USA Jet Utility 10 Active 10 To be replaced/upgraded to UC-35 ER.
UC-35C Citation Cessna USA Jet Utility 2 Active 2 To be replaced/upgraded to UC-35 ER.
AH-1W SuperCobra Bell USA Helicopter Attack 1986 55 To be upgraded to or replaced by AH-1Z Viper.
AH-1Z Viper Bell USA Helicopter Attack 2010 90 189 planned in total
CH-53E Super Stallion Sikorsky USA Helicopter Cargo/Transport 96 Active, 6 Reserve, 10 Training 142 To be replaced by CH-53K King Stallion, in flight testing - 2015.
UH-1Y Venom Bell USA Helicopter Utility 122 160
VH-3D Sea King Sikorsky USA Helicopter Marine One VIP Transport 11 To be replaced by Sikorsky VH-92A
VH-60N Whitehawk Sikorsky USA Helicopter Marine One VIP Transport 8 To be replaced by Sikorsky VH-92A
AV-8B/+ Harrier II McDonnell Douglas UK
USA
Jet Attack 80 Active, 13 training, 4 test aircraft 97 VTOL. To be replaced by F-35B[32]
MV-22B Osprey Bell Boeing USA Powered lift Multi-mission 236 300 VTOL. 360 on order
TAV-8B Harrier II McDonnell Douglas UK
USA
Jet Trainer 13 VTOL. To be replaced by F-35B
K-MAX Kaman USA UAV Cargo and transport 1 Helicopter with twin intermeshing rotors. UAV variant of manned type.
RQ-7B Shadow AAI Corporation USA UAV Reconnaissance 50
RQ-11 Raven AeroVironment USA UAV Reconnaissance
ScanEagle Boeing USA UAV Reconnaissance
Switchblade AeroVironment USA UAV Attack
Puma AE AeroVironment USA UAV Reconnaissance
RQ-21A Blackjack Boeing Insitu USA UAV Reconnaissance
MQ-8B Fire Scout Northrop Grumman USA UAV Multi-Mission 2009 27[33] Helicopter.
Type Manufacturer Origin Class Role Introduced In service Total Notes

NavyEdit

Type Manufacturer Origin Class Role Introduced In service[34] Total Notes
C-2A Greyhound Grumman USA Propeller Carrier-based Cargo/Transport aircraft 34 To be replaced by 44 CMV-22 [35]
C-20 Gulfstream USA Jet Cargo/Transport aircraft 4 C-20G
C-37 Gulfstream USA Jet Cargo/Transport aircraft 4 1 x C-37A
C-40A Clipper Boeing USA Jet Cargo/Transport aircraft 15
C-130T Hercules Lockheed USA Propeller Cargo/Transport aircraft 20
UC-12 Huron Beechcraft USA Propeller Cargo/Transport aircraft 14
C-26D Metroliner Fairchild USA Propeller Cargo/Transport aircraft 6
KC-130F/R Lockheed Martin USA Propeller Aerial Refueling 5
E-2C/D Hawkeye Northrop Grumman USA Propeller Carrier-based Airborne Command and Control aircraft 81
E-6B Mercury Boeing USA Jet Electronic-warfare aircraft 16
EA-18G Growler Boeing USA Jet Carrier-based Electronic-warfare aircraft 113 18 on order.
EP-3E ARIES II Lockheed USA Propeller Electronic-warfare aircraft 12
F-5F/N Tiger II Northrop USA Jet Fighter 30 F-5F, F-5N. Used for adversary training[36]
F-16 Fighting Falcon General Dynamics USA Jet Fighter aircraft 14 Used for adversary training.[37]
F/A-18 Hornet McDonnell Douglas USA Jet Carrier-based Fighter aircraft 267 F/A-18A, F/A-18B, F/A-18C and F/A-18D.
To be replaced by F-35C
F/A-18E/F Super Hornet McDonnell Douglas / Northrop Grumman then Boeing / Northrop Grumman USA Jet Carrier-based Fighter 512 F/A-18E and F/A-18F. 22 on order.
F-35C Lightning II Lockheed Martin USA Jet Carrier-based Fighter aircraft 21 NAS Pax River SDD aircraft, 260 planned[38]
P-3C Orion Lockheed USA Propeller Maritime patrol aircraft 1962 67 To be replaced by P-8
P-8A Poseidon Boeing USA Jet Anti-Submarine-warfare aircraft 2013 69 122 planned[39]
T-6 Texan II Beechcraft USA Propeller Trainer aircraft 294 29 on order.
T-44A Beechcraft USA Propeller Trainer aircraft 57
T-45C Goshawk McDonnell Douglas USA Jet Carrier-based Trainer aircraft 196
UC-35D Cessna USA Jet Utility aircraft 1
HH-60H Rescue Hawk Sikorsky USA Helicopter Search-and-rescue 49
CMV-22 Osprey Bell Boeing USA Powered lift Multi-mission 1 48 on order.
MH-53E Sea Dragon Sikorsky USA Helicopter Airborne mine countermeasures and vertical on-board delivery 27
MH-60 Seahawk Sikorsky USA Helicopter Anti-submarine warfare helicopter
Multi-mission
400
SH-60F Seahawk Sikorsky USA Helicopter Anti-submarine warfare 60
TH-57 Sea Ranger Bell USA Helicopter Training helicopter 129 44 x TH-57B, 85 x TH-57C
ScanEagle Boeing USA UAV
RQ-21A Blackjack Boeing Insitu USA UAV
MQ-8B Fire Scout Northrop Grumman USA UAV Patrol 2009 27[33] Helicopter. 96 planned.[40]

See alsoEdit

NotesEdit

ReferencesEdit

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