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1

Israel

2

Canada

 

If you missed this, please get your eyes checked. Canada government logo. Seen on many big transports and tankers. 

3

What country does this aircraft represent?

Netherlands/Holland. Aircraft on the 'Q' side is a Fokker F.27 Friendship.

4

Peru

 

Many very unique aircraft. Must know

5

Pakistan

 

Many random models flown

6

Finland

 

During WW2, Finland used this roundel. Important, since its not Germany!

7

Jordan

8

Sweden

 

Triple crown. Must know!

9

What country does this aircraft represent?

China, aircraft is a Shenyang J-8 Finback

10

Belarus

 

You can pretty much assume its Russia. Most of the time they have the Belarus flag on the tail

11

South Korea

12

France

 

French Naval roundel

13

What country does this aircraft represent?

Spanish aircraft have this marking on the tail 99% of the time. Aircraft on the 'Q' side is a Eurofighter EF-2000 Typhoon.

14

Austria

 

Very European air force. 

15

Chile

 

They use this blue rudder with white star on all of their aircraft

16

Czech Republic

 

Very Russian air force with a few twists

17

United Kingdom

 

Low Vis roundel

18

Vietnam

 

Very similiar to China.

19

Italy

20

Japan

 

Used throughout WW2 into the modern era. Look for the meatball

21

Poland

 

Another must know! 

22

Spain

 

Black and white X flag on tail too!

23

Brazil

 

Important to know. They fly some unique aircraft

24

United Kingdom

 

RAF/FAA

25

Russia (Soviet Union)

 

Better dead than red

26

Australia

 

Kangaroo logo. 

27

India

 

Must know. Very unique air force with many aircraft only flown in India

28

Chile

 

Another unique South American air force. Blue rudder with a White star another major identifier. 

29

Saudi Arabia

30

New Zealand

 

Kiwi logo, as opposed to the Australians, who have a Kangaroo

31

Taiwan (Republic of China)

 

Due to trade limitations because of larger China, Taiwan has a very unique air force. 

32

South Africa

 

Cold War logo

33

Azerbaijan

 

Another Russian heavy air force. 

34

South Africa

 

WW2 logo (Springbok)

35

Bolivia

 

Rudder usually painted up as the flag. Roundel itself rare

36

France

37

Canada

 

Oh Canada. Completey different designation system (CC/CT). Look for the Maple Leaf

38

North Korea

39

Bulgaria

 

Yet another Eastern Bloc air force. Very Russian

40

Mexico

41

Iran

 

The IRIAF has many unique aircraft. 

42

Afghanistan

 

They fly mostly Western aircraft.

43

Russia

 

Russian Red Star.

44

Romania

45

Denmark

 

 

46

Switzerland

47

United States

 

Early WW2 logo. Red dot kept getting pilots confused with Japan

48

Egypt

49

Norway

50

Algeria

 

Very small military. Combo of US and Russian aircraft flown

51

Germany

52

Albania

 

Eastern Bloc aircraft, with a few Western helicopters and the like as they modernize. 

53

Greece

 

Hellenic Air Force

54

South Africa

 

Modern roundel

55

Argentina

 

The Argentina flag is usually on the tail. Very unique inventory

56

Bangladesh

 

Russian heavy inventory. Note that some aircraft, like the Chengdu F-7 Airguard, have unique designations

57

Italy

 

Italy during WW2 had a completely different roundel

58

Ecuador

 

These guys fly some unique aircraft as well

59

Angola

 

Fly mostly Russian aircraft

60

United States military

Multiple variations, including High Vis, and Low Vis schemes. 

61

Belgium

 

Very European air force. They put the flag on the tail

62

Finland

 

Another must know because of how unique this air force is