Bell 209 ah-1 cobra

1976

Bell AH-1S Cobra


1976




Model

The US Army upgraded the AH-1G (and its modernization AH-1Q and AH-1R ) with a three step program called AH-1S.

- Production AH-1S ( AH-1S Prod ) : 100 new built in 1977/78 with a seven-plane semiflat crew canopy and TOW missiles. Redesignated AH-1P

- AH-1S Upgunned : 98 new built in 1978/79 equipped with the Enhanced Cobra Armament System (ECAS). Redesignated AH-1E

- AH-1S Modernized : 140 new built in 1979/81 and 387 conv from AH-1G/Q/R. Redesignated AH-1F


Organisations

From Organisation with model AH-1S Cobra
1967
usa US Army Aviation
    209 ah-1 cobra 1967/99
1974
israel Heil Ha'Avir
    209 ah-1 cobra 1974/14
1984
pakistan pakistan army aviation
    54 1984/now
1988
south korea Daehanminguk Yuk-gun
    81 1988/now
1990
thailand Royal Thai Army
    209 ah-1 cobra 8 1990/now
2003
usa US Forest Service
    209 ah-1 cobra 2003/now
Construction Numbers on database of AH-1S Cobra

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