Fechter aircraft

A flee bi o an F-22 Raptor, a pair o F-86 Sabres, an a P-38 Lightning during Heritage Flight trainin at Davis–Monthan Air Force Base

A fechter aircraft is a militar aircraft designed primarily for air-tae-air combat against ither aircraft,[1] as opponed tae bombers an attack aircraft, whase main mission is tae attack grund targets.


  1. "Fighter —Definition and More from the Free Merriam Webster Dictionary". Merriam Webster Dictionary. Encyclopædia Britannica. 22 September 2011.