AH-1

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[edit] Status

[edit] Tail AH

  • Static Display

[edit] Specifications (AH-1)

[edit] General characteristics

  • Crew: 2 - one pilot, one CPG (co-pilot/gunner)
  • Length: 44 ft 5 in (13.4 m)
  • Rotor diameter: 44 ft (13.4 m)
  • Height: 13 ft 5 in (4.1 m)
  • Empty weight: 6,073 lb (2,754 kg)
  • Max takeoff weight: 9,500 lb (4,309 kg)
  • Powerplant: 1× Lycoming T53-L-13 turboshaft, 1,100 shp (820 kW)
  • Rotor system: 2 blades on main rotor

[edit] Performance

  • Maximum speed: 190 knots (219 mph, 352 km/h)
  • Range: 310 nmi (357 mi, 574 km)
  • Service ceiling: 11,400 ft (3,475 m)
  • Rate of climb: 1,230 ft/min (6.25 m/s)

[edit] Armament

  • 2 7.62mm multi-barrel Miniguns, or 2 M129 40mm Grenade launchers, or one of each, in the M28 turret
  • 2.75in (70mm) rockets - 7 rockets mounted in the M158 launcher or 19 rockets in the M200 launcher
  • M18 7.62 mm Minigun pod or XM35 armament subsystem with XM195 20mm cannon
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