'Ace Combat 7' Aircraft Tree & Planes List - F-104C Anvil, YF-23 & More

Ace Combat 7 just released, and that means the community is working together to establish the game's full Aircraft Tree. In this guide, we'll outline what we know so far about the planes list, available upgrade parts and more.

Ace Combat 7 Aircraft Tree

While there's still a lot we don't know about Ace Combat 7, subreddit community member OpticalGaming has posted a nearly final estimate of the game's Aircraft Tree with available parts. We've embedded their image below. It features nearly two dozen planes with dozens of possible upgrade paths.

The image is color coded and abbreviated as follows:

  • Blue: Fighter
  • Purple: Multirole
  • Red: Attacker
  • Yellow: Aircraft Modifications
  • Orange: Weapon Modifications
  • Green. Misc. Modification
  • Light Blue: Air-to-Air Weapon
  • Light Red: Air-to-ground weapon
  • Grey: Other Weapon
  • MGP: Machine Gun Pod
  • UGB: Unguided Bomb
  • SAAM: Semi-Active Air-to-Air Missile
  • LAAM: Long-Range Air-to-Air Missile
  • HCAA: High-Capacity Air-to-Air Missile
  • QAAM: Quick Maneuver Air-to-Air Missile
  • LSAM: Long-Range Air-to-Ship Missile
  • LACM: land Attack Cruise Missile
  • RKT: Rocket Launcher
  • HPAA: High-Power Air-to-Air Missile
  • HVAA: Hyper-Velocity Air-to-Air Missile
  • 4AGM: Four-Target Air-to-Ground Missile
  • 4AAM/6AAM/8AAM: Four (Eight)-Target Air-to-Air Missile
  • GPB: Guided Penetration Bomb
  • SASM: Short-Range Aerial Suppression Missile
  • EML: Electromagnetic Launcher
  • PLSL: Pulse Laser
  • TLS: Tactical Laser System
  • SFFS: Self-Forging Fragments Submunitions
  • SOD: Stand-off Dispenser

Ace Combat 7 Planes List

Ace Combat 7 Aircraft abbreviations
Each aircraft in 'Ace Combat 7' has its own unique upgrades. Bandai Namco

Here's a list of Ace Combat 7 planes that were confirmed just before launch:

  • F-4E [Pre-Order]: Multirole, UGB, SAAM and another weapon
  • F-104C: Multirole, SAAM, GRKT and HPAA
  • MiG-21bis: MGP, RKT and SAAM
  • F16-C: Fighter, 4AAM, GPB and SASM
  • F-14D: Fighter, LAAM, GPB and 8AAM
  • MiG-29A: Fighter, HPAA, LAGM and 4AAM
  • F-2A: Multirole, LASM, HVAA RKT
  • Mirage 2000-5: Multirole GPB, 4AAM, LASM
  • F/A-18F: Multirole QAAM, LASM, EML
  • A-10C: Attacker, UGB, RKT, 4AGM
  • Su-33: Fighter, HVAA, LASM, EML
  • Gripen E: Multirole, SASM, 6AAM, LACM
  • F15-J: Fighter, HCAA, SAAM, QAAM
  • F-15C: Fighter, SASM, 4AAM, PLSL
  • F-15E: Multirole, 6AAM, SFFS, TLS
  • Typhoon: Fighter, LAAM, 8AGM, HCAA
  • Rafale M: Multirole, HCAA, LACM, LAAM,
  • Su-30M2: Fighter, HPAA, 4AGM, 4AAM
  • Su-34: Attacker, SFFS, HCAA, 4AGM
  • Su-37: Fighter, HPAA, 4AAM, TLS
  • Su-47: Multirole, SAAM, UGB, QAAM
  • F-35C: Multirole, SOD, 4AAM, 8AGM
  • Su-30SM: Multirole, 6AAM, QAAM, LAGM
  • Su-35S: Fighter, LAAM, 6AAM, LASM
  • YF-23: Fighter, HVAA, 4AAM, UGB
  • F22A: Fighter, QAAM, XSBD, 8AAM
  • Su-57: Fighter, 4AAM, GPB, PLSL

That's all we know about Ace Combat 7's Aircraft tree for now, but we'll update this post with more info as it becomes available.

Ace Combat 7 is available now on PS4, Xbox One and PC.

What are your thoughts on this early Aircraft Tree? Which plane are you most excited to unlock, tell us in the comments section!

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