American Military Transport Aircraft



Welcome to my listing of articles on American military transport aircraft! I expect ultimately to have here detailed articles on all of the military transport aircraft operated by the US Armed Forces throughout the 20th century.

Since there is a lot of confusion out there about military aircraft designation schemes, here is a brief description of how American military transport aircraft have been designated in the past. The confusion has come about because for a long time the Navy and USAAC/USAAF/USAF had completely different aircraft designation systems.

US Army/USAAF/USAF Military Transport Aircraft Designations


Here are descriptions of the original series of military transport aircraft used by the US Army Air Corps, the US Army Air Forces, and the US Air Force:

USAAC/USAAF/USAF Military Transports