AH-6 Quick Facts

AH-6 LIGHT ATTACK / RECONNAISSANCE HELICOPTER

The AH-6 is a light attack and armed reconnaissance helicopter built with 30 years of Special Operations and AH-64 Apache helicopter development experience.

 

AH-6: Best in Class


The AH-6 is a highly capable light attack / armed reconnaissance helicopter specifically designed with superior performance characteristics and flexible, easily configurable mission equipment ideal for Light Attack, Precision Attack, Anti-armor, Close Combat Attacks, Reconnaissance, Security & Escort, Troop Insertion/Extraction, Combat Search & Rescue.

The AH-6’s mission computer processes large amounts of data and shares information across all aircraft systems quickly. It also increases safety, improves and aids rapid decision making, enhances situational awareness, reduces pilot workload and decreases aircraft life cycle support costs.

AH-6 Technical Specifications

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Maximum Cruise Speed

126 knots

Maximum Range

179 nmi (331 km)

Maximum Endurance

2.1 hrs

Maximum Rate of Climb

2,162 ft per min

Maximum Service Ceiling

20,000 ft

 

AH-6 Quick Facts

·         Unmatched power-to-weight ratio

·         Superior high/hot and nap-of-the-earth performance

·         Exceptional endurance

·         Fully integrated cockpit simplifies pilot workload

·         Extensive, integrated digital communications suite

·         Highly survivable combat proven airframe design

·         Beneficiary of on-going AH-64 Apache modernization efforts

·         Rapid transition from attack to troop insertion configuration

 

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