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  • Bell AH-1J Sea Cobra


    This model is a version of 209 AH-1 Cobra



    c/n 26074


    Written off 1985




    Helicopter Bell AH-1J Sea Cobra Serial 26074 Register 160109 used by US Marine Corps USMC. Aircraft history and location






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    160109

    usa US Marine Corps

    1985-09-16USMC
    conv AH-1T unk
    w/o 16sep85
    Exercise off Sardinia: Controlled flight into terrain (water) CFIT. Night amphibious assault from USS Iwo Jima (LPH-2) (Wx: 3K ft overcast, moonless night) Dash 3 in flight of 4 AH-1T, pilot in front seat at controls, lost SA due to limited flight instrumentation and and visual cues impacted water. Back seat pilot survived.



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