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Raptor or RAPTOR may refer to:


  • Raptor (bird), bird of prey, bird that hunts and feeds on other animals
  • Velociraptor, a genus of dinosaur
  • Deinonychus, a larger cousin of the Velociraptor, on which the raptors featured in the Jurassic Park film franchise were based
  • Raptor- or -raptor, affixes used in taxonomy to describe dromeosaurs or similar animals


  • Lockheed Martin F-22 Raptor, a United States Air Force stealth fighter aircraft
  • HSM-71, a U.S. Navy helicopter squadron, known by the nickname "The Raptors"
  • VMMT-204, United States Marine Corps Osprey training squadron, known by the nickname "The Raptors"
  • RAPTOR, a reconnaissance pod carried by the RAF Tornado aircraft

Arts and entertainment[edit]



  • Raptor (band), a Thai pop duo consisting of two boys, Joni Anwar (also known as Joni Raptor) and Louis Scott
  • A series of electric guitar produced by Peavey Guitars

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Science and technology[edit]

Computers and programming[edit]

Vehicles and engines[edit]

  • Independence Raptor, a German paraglider design
  • Raptor (rocket engine family), rocket engine being developed by SpaceX for super-heavy lift BFR launch vehicle
  • Raptor prototype upper-stage engine, rocket engine prototype being developed by SpaceX for Falcon 9/Falcon Heavy-class vehicle
  • Raptor 125, a motorbike built by Cagiva
  • Raptor 1000, a motorbike built by Cagiva
  • Raptor 660, an ATV 4-wheel motorcycle produced by Yamaha
  • Ford F-150 Raptor, an off-road utility pickup truck from the Ford F-Series
  • Ford F-150 SVT Raptor, a pickup truck designed to compete in the Baja 1000 off-road race
  • Raptor-class, a design of car ferry used by Red Funnel to cross the Solent
  • Raptor Aircraft Raptor, an advanced high-speed 5-seat single-engined canard-wing kitbuilt light aircraft
  • Skif Raptor, a Ukrainian paraglider design
  • Zagato Raptor, a concept car design created in 1996 by Zagato in partnership with Alain Wicki for Lamborghini
  • Aviate Raptor, a South African two-seat ultralight trike


  • Toronto Raptors, a National Basketball Association team based in Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  • Raptors 905, a NBA Development League team for the Toronto Raptors in Mississauga, Ontario
  • Dunkin' Raptors, a Thai basketball team
  • Ogden Raptors, an American professional baseball team in the Pioneer League
  • A downhill ski course adjacent to Birds of Prey in Beaver Creek, Colorado, US
  • Bangalore Raptors, a tennis team representing the city of Bangalore in Champions Tennis League
  • Everett Raptors, a professional indoor football team based in Everett, Washington
  • Lancashire Raptors, a British ice hockey team based in Blackburn, Lancashire
  • Rockford Raptors, an American soccer team based in Rockford, Illinois

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