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The Five Deadliest Fighter Pilots in U.S. Military History

June 13, 2018

From the website has teamed up with PeopleMaven, a startup that creates lists of amazing people, to answer the question: Who are the deadliest fighter pilots in U.S. military history?

Since many activities of current U.S. military pilots are classified, we only considered those with unclassified activities. We started from our list of our list of 30 amazing pilots in U.S. military history, then factored in pilots with confirmed air-to-air kills. Finally, we ranked the fighter pilots from most confirmed kills to least.

Here, then, is our take on the five deadliest fighter pilots in U.S. military history:

Hint: all five are the Medal of Honor recipients

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