The F-4 was not the only fighter plane to fly sorties over Vietnam. Follow the links to inspect some of the more famous aircraft of the war, including Soviet-made MiGs piloted by the North Vietnamese.

American Planes: 

  • F-100 Super Sabre (used before the F-4)

  • F-101 Voodoo

North Vietnamese Planes

  • MiG-21 on the runway

By 1967, the United States launched its second phase of the "Vietnam Air Campaign." The sounds of war, with pilots too often in trouble, intensified throughout that year.

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Author: Carole D. Bos, J.D. 5190stories and lessons created

Original Release: Nov 01, 2001

Updated Last Revision: Feb 17, 2016

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