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Gunship Helicopters

The helicopter was eventually armed to become a Gunship - a bridge between the dedicated attack helicopter and armed transport.

Gunship Helicopters

The helicopter was eventually armed to become a Gunship - a bridge between the dedicated attack helicopter and armed transport.

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There are a total of 39 Gunship Helicopters in the Military Factory. Entries are listed below in alphanumeric order (1-to-Z). Flag images indicative of country of origin and not necessarily the primary operator. This listing also includes those base platforms that can be modified for the helicopter gunship role. Also consider our listing of fixed-wing gunships.





Aerospatiale Alouette II
Light Utility Helicopter
Picture of the Aerospatiale Alouette II
001
National Flag Graphic
1957
Aerospatiale Alouette III
Light Multirole Helicopter
Picture of the Aerospatiale Alouette III
002
National Flag Graphic
1960
Aerospatiale SA342 Gazelle
Lightweight Multi-Role Military / Civilian Helicopter
Picture of the Aerospatiale SA342 Gazelle
003
National Flag Graphic
1973
Airbus Helicopters (Aerospatiale) SA 330 Puma
Medium Transport / Assault Helicopter
Picture of the Airbus Helicopters (Aerospatiale) SA 330 Puma
004
National Flag Graphic
1969
Airbus Helicopters (Eurocopter / MBB) Bo 105
Light Utility Civilian / Military Helicopter
Picture of the Airbus Helicopters (Eurocopter / MBB) Bo 105
005
National Flag Graphic
1970
ADVERTISEMENTS
Airbus Helicopters (Eurocopter) Panther
Multi-Purpose / Multi-Role Helicopter
Picture of the Airbus Helicopters (Eurocopter) Panther
006
National Flag Graphic
1985
Airbus Helicopters H125 Fennec (Eurocopter AS550)
Light Utility Helicopter (LUH)
Picture of the Airbus Helicopters H125 Fennec (Eurocopter AS550)
007
National Flag Graphic
1990
Airbus Helicopters Super Puma / AS532 Cougar
Multi-role Medium Lift Helicopter
Picture of the Airbus Helicopters Super Puma / AS532 Cougar
008
National Flag Graphic
1982
Bell CH-146 Griffon
Multirole Utility Helicopter
Picture of the Bell CH-146 Griffon
009
National Flag Graphic
1995
Bell Model 212
Medium-Lift Utility / Transport Helicopter
Picture of the Bell Model 212
0010
National Flag Graphic
1968
Bell UH-1 Iroquois (Huey)
Multi-Role / Utility / Attack / Transport Helicopter
Picture of the Bell UH-1 Iroquois (Huey)
0011
National Flag Graphic
1959
Bell UH-1B/C Huey Cobra / Frog
Gunship Helicopter
Picture of the Bell UH-1B/C Huey Cobra / Frog
0012
National Flag Graphic
1962
Bell UH-1Y Venom (Super Huey)
Medium-Lift Utility / Transport Helicopter
Picture of the Bell UH-1Y Venom (Super Huey)
0013
National Flag Graphic
2009
Bell V-280 Valor
3rd Generation Tiltrotor Technology Demonstrator
Picture of the Bell V-280 Valor
0014
National Flag Graphic
2022
CAIC Z-11
Multirole Light Utility / Attack Helicopter
Picture of the CAIC Z-11
0015
National Flag Graphic
1998
HAL Dhruv (Polaris)
Multirole Medium-Lift Transport Helicopter
Picture of the HAL Dhruv (Polaris)
0016
National Flag Graphic
2002
HAL Rudra (ALH-WSI)
Gunship / Multirole Military Helicopter
Picture of the HAL Rudra (ALH-WSI)
0017
National Flag Graphic
2012
Harbin Z-5
Transport / Utility Helicopter
Picture of the Harbin Z-5
0018
National Flag Graphic
1965
Harbin Z-9 (Haitun)
Medium-Lift Transport / Gunship Helicopter
Picture of the Harbin Z-9 (Haitun)
0019
National Flag Graphic
1994
KAI / Airbus Helicopters Light Armed Helicopter (LAH)
Gunship Platform / Medium-Lift Transport Helicopter
Picture of the KAI / Airbus Helicopters Light Armed Helicopter (LAH)
0020
National Flag Graphic
2023
KAI / Boeing KUS-VJ
Unmanned Attack Helicopter Gunship
Picture of the KAI / Boeing KUS-VJ
0021
National Flag Graphic
2020
KAI KUH-1 Surion
Medium-Lift Multi-Role Transport Helicopter
Picture of the KAI KUH-1 Surion
0022
National Flag Graphic
2013
Leonardo (AgustaWestland) AW101 / EH Industries EH101 Merlin
Medium Lift / Multirole Helicopter
Picture of the Leonardo (AgustaWestland) AW101 / EH Industries EH101 Merlin
0023
National Flag Graphic
1999
Leonardo (AgustaWestland) AW109
Multirole Military / Utility Helicopter
Picture of the Leonardo (AgustaWestland) AW109
0024
National Flag Graphic
1976
Leonardo (AgustaWestland) AW149
Medium-Lift Multirole Helicopter
Picture of the Leonardo (AgustaWestland) AW149
0025
National Flag Graphic
2015
Leonardo / AgustaWestland Lynx / Super Lynx
Multi-role Helicopter / Anti-Submarine / Anti-Ship
Picture of the Leonardo / AgustaWestland Lynx / Super Lynx
0026
National Flag Graphic
1978
Mil AH-2 Sabre (Mi-35M)
Attack / Assault Gunship Helicopter
Picture of the Mil AH-2 Sabre (Mi-35M)
0027
National Flag Graphic
2010
Mil Mi-17 (Hip-H)
Medium-Lift Transport Helicopter / Gunship
Picture of the Mil Mi-17 (Hip-H)
0028
National Flag Graphic
1981
Mil Mi-2 (Hoplite)
Light Utility / Training Helicopter
Picture of the Mil Mi-2 (Hoplite)
0029
National Flag Graphic
1965
Mil Mi-24 (Hind)
Armed Assault Gunship / Attack Helicopter
Picture of the Mil Mi-24 (Hind)
0030
National Flag Graphic
1973
Mil Mi-35 (Hind)
All-Weather Heavy Assault Gunship / Attack Helicopter
Picture of the Mil Mi-35 (Hind)
0031
National Flag Graphic
2005
Mil Mi-8 (Hip)
Multirole Medium-Lift Helicopter
Picture of the Mil Mi-8 (Hip)
0032
National Flag Graphic
1967
Piasecki H-21 Workhorse
Cargo /Passenger Transport Tandem-Rotor Helicopter
Picture of the Piasecki H-21 Workhorse
0033
National Flag Graphic
1953
PZL W-3 Sokol
Multi-role Military / Civilian Utility Helicopter
Picture of the PZL W-3 Sokol
0034
National Flag Graphic
1985
Sikorsky H-19 Chickasaw
Multi-Purpose / Multi-Role Transport Utility Helicopter
Picture of the Sikorsky H-19 Chickasaw
0035
National Flag Graphic
1950
Sikorsky H-34 / CH-34 Choctaw
Transport / Close-Support Helicopter
Picture of the Sikorsky H-34 / CH-34 Choctaw
0036
National Flag Graphic
1954
Sikorsky S-76
Medium-Lift Multirole Helicopter
Picture of the Sikorsky S-76
0037
National Flag Graphic
1977
Sikorsky SH-3 Sea King
Ship-based Anti-Submarine Warfare (ASW) Helicopter
Picture of the Sikorsky SH-3 Sea King
0038
National Flag Graphic
1961
Sikorsky UH-60 Black Hawk
Medium-Lift Transport Helicopter
Picture of the Sikorsky UH-60 Black Hawk
0039
National Flag Graphic
1979


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