The sixth edition of this biannual publication, containing worldwide fixed-wing military transports and patrol aircraft fleets ranging in size from the Cessna 208 Caravan and PC-6 Porter to the Boeing 747 and Antonov An-124. All known Western, Soviet and Chinese types are included. Aircraft known to be on order are also listed.
In addition to aircraft operated by air forces, armies and navies, aircraft operated by Coast Guards, Customs/Border Services, Police Departments and civilian contractors operating on military contracts, are also included. Aircraft operated by Governments as VIP transports are listed.
There is also a list of aircraft that have been removed from the 2022 edition following accidents or that have been withdrawn from use or preserved, plus notes on military designations and cross-references for US military tail codes.
The information is correct to the end of November 2023.