Special Report

Every Plane in the US Military

38. Grumman C-2 Greyhound
> Total planes: 27 (Tied)
> First flown: 1964
> Category: Transports
> Role: Tactical
> Military branch: US Navy

Source: sdasmarchives / Flickr

37. Boeing C-135 Stratolifter
> Total planes: 27 (Tied)
> First flown: 1961
> Category: Special-Mission
> Role: Observation, ELINT, Crew Trainer
> Military branch: US Air Force

Source: Public Domain / Wikimedia Commons

36. Lockheed AC-130
> Total planes: 27 (Tied)
> First flown: 1966
> Category: Close-Air Support
> Role: Close-Air Support
> Military branch: US Air Force

Source: my_public_domain_photos / Flickr

35. Lockheed U-2 (Dragon Lady)
> Total planes: 30
> First flown: 1955
> Category: Special-Mission, Trainers
> Role: Reconnaissance, Special Mission
> Military branch: US Air Force

Source: Public Domain / Wikimedia Commons

34. Boeing E-3 Sentry
> Total planes: 31
> First flown: 1972
> Category: Special-Mission
> Role: Airborne Early Warning
> Military branch: US Air Force

33. Pilatus PC-12
> Total planes: 36 (Tied)
> First flown: 1991
> Category: Transports, Special-Mission
> Role: Utility
> Military branch: US Navy, Air Force

Source: my_public_domain_photos / Flickr

32. Boeing KC-46 Pegasus
> Total planes: 36 (Tied)
> First flown: 2015
> Category: Aerial Tankers / Refuelers
> Role: Aerial Refueling
> Military branch: US Air Force

Source: vandervliet93 / Getty Images

31. Cessna Citation
> Total planes: 40
> First flown: 1972
> Category: Transports
> Role: Utility
> Military branch: US Marine Corps, Army

Source: my_public_domain_photos / Flickr

30. Northrop F-5 Tiger II
> Total planes: 42
> First flown: 1959
> Category: Trainers
> Role: OPFOR Trainer
> Military branch: US Navy, Marine Corps

Source: my_public_domain_photos / Flickr

29. Lockheed P-3 Orion
> Total planes: 52 (Tied)
> First flown: 1959
> Category: Special-Mission
> Role: Reconnaissance, Maritime Patrol
> Military branch: US Navy

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