Vivid Red Operation features a wide variety of real-world aircraft and naval vessels.

Naval VesselsEdit

USS John S. McCain (DDG-56)Edit

A United States Navy Arleigh Burke-class destroyer, seen in the fleet engaging the Alone in Episode 2.


The USS John S. McCain in combat.

JDS Myōkō (DDG-175)Edit

A Kongō class destroyer of the Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force. Seen engaging the Alone in Episode 2.


The JDS Myōkō in combat.

Unidentified Ticonderoga class cruiserEdit

At least two vessels of this class were seen in the Blue Island defence flotilla.

Unidentified Nimitz-class aircraft carrierEdit

Seen in Episode 2. Its flight deck was slightly damaged when Aoi first activated Naked Impact. No hull number was visible.


Q105 about to hit the aircraft carrier.


Lockheed Martin F-22 RaptorEdit

Sent to investigate the Alone in Episode 1.


A flight of Raptors in formation.

Bell Boeing V-22 OspreyEdit

Shot down while carrying Aoi back to Oshima in Episode 1.


Aoi's flight back to Oshima, a few seconds before it gets shot down.

Lockheed Martin F-35C Lightning IIEdit

Flown by a number of pilots in Episodes 1 and 2, most notably Mizuha Amagi.


A group of F-35Cs break formation under fire.

Northrop Grumman EA-6B ProwlerEdit

Seen on the flight deck of the unidentified aircraft carrier after Aoi prevents Q105 from crash-landing and subsequently activates Naked Impact for the first time.


Prowlers on the flight deck


Type-90 TankEdit

Seen engaging the Alone in Episode 7.


Type-90s, ready for action.


Heckler & Koch USPEdit

Taken from a guard at the Manifestation Engine by Rei Kuroki.


The guard's USP before Rei takes it.

Heckler & Koch MP5A3Edit

Carried by Rei Kuroki during her attack on the Manifestation Engine. Presumably taken from the same guard as her USP.


Rei fires on the Manifestation Engine's security drones with her MP5.

Browning M2 Heavy Machine GunEdit

Mounted on UDF Type-90 tanks in Episode 7.


UDF tank crews manning Browning M2 heavy machine guns.