Top 10 best attack helicopters

Топ-10 лучших ударных вертолетов

Boeing AH-64 Apache

The video presents the ten best modern attack helicopters according to channel Global Conflict. In “top ten” has entered combat vehicles, consisting of the air force Italy, China, South Africa, India, France, Germany, Russia and the United States. The three “winners” were the Mi-28 “Night hunter”, Ka-52 alligator, Boeing AH-64 Apache.

Agusta A129 Mangusta is an attack helicopter developed by the Italian company Agusta. Weapons designed to counter tanks. The helicopter can carry up to eight anti-tank guided missile TOW-2A,52 unguided rockets caliber 70 mm or larger NAR SNIA-BPD 81 mm Medusa кали6ра it is Also possible to mount containers with 12.7 mm machine guns.

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Mi-24 (“Crocodile”) is a Russian attack helicopter developed by OKB M. L. Mil. Serial production began in 1971. Has many modifications, was exported to many countries around the world.

CAIC Z-10 — the first attack helicopter with a tandem cockpit made in China. Developed on the basis of the project of the Russian Yakovlev design Bureau. Kamov. Adopted by the PLA in February 2011.

Denel Rooivalk is an attack helicopter of South Africa. The helicopter is designed to destroy manpower and equipment of the enemy, attacking ground targets, air support and maintenance, as well as for air reconnaissance.

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HAL Light Combat Helicopter — attack helicopter of the Indian air force, designed for Alpine conditions. Designed to destroy manpower and equipment of the enemy, attacking ground targets, air support and maintenance, as well as for air reconnaissance.

Eurocopter Tiger — attack helicopter developed by the French-German consortium Eurocopter.

Bell AH-1Z Viper —
us attack helicopter created on the basis of the Bell AH-1 Super Cobra. Different from the predecessor’s four-bladed composite main and tail rotor, upgraded engines and improved avionics.

Mi-28 “Night hunter” —
the Russian attack helicopter manufacturing holding company “Helicopters of Russia” intended for search and destruction in the conditions of active fire resistance of tanks and other armored vehicles, and low-speed air targets and manpower of the enemy.

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Ka-52 “alligator” — Russian reconnaissance and strike helicopter. The machine is capable to destroy armored and unarmored equipment, manpower and air targets on the battlefield. Is a further development of model Ka-50 “Black shark”.

Boeing AH-64 Apache is the primary attack helicopter of the US Army since the mid 1980-ies. 2014 is the most widely used attack helicopter in the world.

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