AH-1 HUEYCOBRA (Single)
• Gunship • Tank killer • Escort helicopter
Early Bell AH-1 HueyCobras opened a new era in warfare. From the dawn of rotary-wing aviation it was apparent that the helicopter could become a revolutionary weapon of war if it was armed. The HueyCobra was the first helicopter designed for armed battlcfiold duties. Although it had a number of featuros in common with the famous UH-1 ‘Huey’, the AH-1 was the first of the real anti-tank helicopter gunships.