Modern Active United States Army (Aviation) Aircraft (2018)
The United States Army has its own aviation section though it is stocked mainly with rotary-wing types like the Apache attack helicopter and Blackhawk transport.There are a total of 25 Modern Active United States Army (Aviation) Aircraft (2018) in the Military Factory. Entries are listed below in alphanumeric order (1-to-Z). Flag images indicative of country of origin. Return to the Modern Aircraft Index.
The Eurocopter UH-72 Lakota was an offshoot of the original LHX helicopter program of the 1980s, the same that prod...
Introduced in 2002, the Eurocopter EC145 has managed to enter several markets including both military and civilian....
Over 500 examples of the Spanish CASA C-212 Aviocar have been produced since manufacture began in 1971....
The Beechcraft C-12 Huron is based on the Super King and 1900 series platforms and serves with the United States mi...
The Beechcraft King Air series began operations in 1964 and is still actively marketed today....
The Bell Model 206 Light Utility Helicopter went on to become a commercial success for Bell with over 7,000 example...
The Bell OH-58 Kiowa light helicopter series has seen a successful operational tenure beginning in the late 1960s....
The AH/MH-6 Little Bird has proven something of a versatile God-send to US Army Special Forces troops on more than ...
Despite a first flight in 1975, the Boeing AH-64 Apache is still a highly-advanced attack helicopter over the moder...
The Boeing CH-47 Chinook tandem-rotor helicopter became a widely-used and widely-exported medium-lift platform for ...
The high-wing, twin-engine Bombardier Dash 8 was introduced in 1984 and is still flying strong today through the Q4...
Over 100 examples of the de Havilland DHC-7 platform were produced from 1975 until 1988 - the type remaining in ser...
Nearly 500 Fokker Friendship aircraft were produced from the period spanning 1955 until 1987....
The Alenia C-27J Spartan is a further evolution of the original Alenia G.222 transport line....
Nearly 5,000 MD Helicopters MD500 models have been produced since introduction occurred in 1982....
The Mil Mi-17 transport helicopter was born from the original Mi-8 series as an improved form....
The Soviet-era Mil Mi-24 Hind series of helicopters can be called on to accomplish a variety of roles in war or pea...
Use of the Mil Mi-8 Hip was worldwide with the type being utilized in its military and civilian guises....
The Texan series saw production numbers surpass nearly 16,000 by the end of its run....
Just 165 of the robust Short Brothers Model 360 fixed-wing transports were produced from 1981 until 1991....
The HH-60 Pave Hawk is the US Air Force version of the UH-60 Black Hawk of the US Army, modified for aircrew search...
The Sikorsky HH-60 Jayhawk is a Search and Rescue platform currently serving with the United States Coast Guard, ba...
The Sikorsky MH-60S came online with the United States Navy to replace the aging Boeing CH-46D Sea Knights then in ...