Every VTOL fighter type from various aviation manufacturers and designers is listed here alphabetically with photos when available. This VTOL fighter list includes both active and retired aircraft. If you're an aviation enthusiast then this list of popular VTOL fighter aircraft should interest you. You can find very useful information next to each of these famous VTOL fighters, such as their max speed and who manufactured them. Bell D-188A and Yakovlev Yak-38 are a great starting point for your to rank your favorites on this list This list answers the question, "What does VTOL fighter look like?"