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Military aircraft of the 1980s
Strohl, Robert J. Battelle Memorial Institute, Columbus, Ohio.
- Airborne early warning and control
- Reconnaissance aircraft
- Transport aircraft
- Helicopters and VTOL aircraft
- Research aircraft
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Many kinds of aircraft have been designed for highly specialized military applications. Fixed-wing aircraft, rotary-wing aircraft, free-flight balloons, and blimps have all been used in both crewed and crewless flight modes for military purposes. See also: Uninhabited aerial vehicle (UAV)
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