A fighter jets, often referred to simply as a fighter, is a military aircraft designed primarily for air-to-air combat against other aircraft. The key performance features of a fighter include not only its firepower but also its high speed and maneuverability relative to the target aircraft.
How many fighter jets does the U.S. have? Exact figures of fighters themselves are hard to come by, but the American Military has 13,264 total aircraft.
01:18 McDonnell Douglas F-15 Eagle
02:37 General Dynamics F-16 Fighting Falcon
03:35 McDonnell Douglas F/A-18 Hornet
04:31 McDonnell Douglas F-15E Strike Eagle
05:31 Boeing F/A-18E/F Super Hornet
06:20 Lockheed Martin F-22 Raptor
07:27 Lockheed Martin F-35 Lightning II
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