The Top 5 Types of Military Transport Aircraft

  Transport Aircraft Type
(manufacturer)
Active Fleet % of World Total
1 Hercules C-130/L-100
(Lockheed)
951 22%
2 King Air
(Beechcraft)
295 7%
3 C-17 Globemaster III
(McDonnell Douglas)
263 6%
4 Airbus C295/CN235
(Airbus Defence)
253 6%
5 Antonov 24/26
(Antonov)
238 5%
Tags: Transportation, The United States, War and the Military, Weapons and Arms Statistics

Sources:  Flight International Special Report: "World Air Forces 2015".

List Notes: Data is the top 5 types of transport military aircraft owned by the world's militaries for the year 2015. Percent share is the global share of transport aircraft type active in the world's militaries.
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