Zero Fighter Model 62 (Fighter-bomber / Iwai Squadron)
|Coastal Defense Ship||Destroyer|
|Light Cruiser||Torpedo Cruiser|
|Heavy Cruiser||Training Cruiser|
|Aviation Cruiser||Fast Battleship|
|Light Carrier||Standard Aircraft Carrier|
|Armored Carrier||Seaplane Tender|
|Submarine||Aircraft Carrying Submarine|
|Submarine Tender||Fleet Oiler|
|Repair Ship||Amphibious Assault Ship|
A fighter-bomber squadron of "Type 0 Fighter Model 62"'s led by Squadron Leader "Zero Fighter God" Iwai, who was finally entrusted with a squadron. Flying meticulously maintained "Model 62"'s, they strike enemy ships with bombs from their highly agile fighter-bombers, and participate in fighting for air superiority afterwards.
- Quest F27 reward.
|Improvement Cost: 120 120 280||★||S||M||T||W||T||F||S||Helper Ship|
|Consumes: 2x Type 0 Fighter Model 52||0||4/6||3/5||✗||✗||Z||✗||Z||✗||✗||Zuikaku (Kai/Kai Ni/Kai Ni A)|
|Consumes: 2x Suisei||6||5/9||4/6|
After The Battle of Leyte Gulf, Iwai's squadron had to be reformed by bringing in pilots from 4 different air groups and given Model 62 Fighter-bombers, providing air cover during The Battle of Iwo Jima and devoted to air defense over Kanto and its military hospital (now a medical center) in the final weeks of the war.
- Survived the war and became an accountant for a rice and wheat wholesaler, eventually becoming manager and then president.
- He died in 2004 at the age of 85.
- This version represents his time after The Battle of Leyte Gulf.