Italian Air Force
The Italian Air Force has gone under different names in different periods:
  • Regia Aeronautica
    Regia Aeronautica
    The Italian Royal Air Force was the name of the air force of the Kingdom of Italy. It was established as a service independent of the Royal Italian Army from 1923 until 1946...

     (Royal Air Force), from 1923 to June 1946
  • Aeronautica Nazionale Repubblicana
    Aeronautica Nazionale Repubblicana
    thumb|250px|Wing emblem of the A.N.R. from 1944 to 1945.The National Republican Air Force was the air force of the Italian Social Republic during World War II, closely linked with the German Air Force in northern Italy.-Description:This air force was tasked with defending the industrial areas of...

    , the air force of Italian Social Republic during World War II
  • Italian Co-Belligerent Air Force
    Italian Co-Belligerent Air Force
    The Italian Co-Belligerent Air Force , or Air Force of the South , was the air force of the Royalist "Badoglio government" in southern Italy during the last years of World War II. The ACI was formed in southern Italy in October 1943 after the Italian Armistice in September...

    , formed in October 1943 whose pilots flew with the Allies
  • Aeronautica Militare
    Aeronautica Militare
    The Italian Air Force is the air force of the Italian Republic. It has held a prominent role in modern Italian military history...

    , after World War II
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