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AH-1 Cobra helicopter: Aircraft profile

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The AH-1 Cobra (company designation: Bell 209) is a two-bladed, single engine attack helicopter manufactured by Bell.

AH-1 Cobra helicopter: An AH-1 Cobra helicopter flown by Marines from Marine Light Attack Helicopter Squadron 367 prepares to land at Camp Ramadi, Iraq, Sept. 9, 2008. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Jeremy M. Giacomino/Released)AH-1 Cobra helicopter: An AH-1 Cobra helicopter flown by Marines from Marine Light Attack Helicopter Squadron 367 prepares to land at Camp Ramadi, Iraq, Sept. 9, 2008. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Jeremy M. Giacomino/Released)

It shares a common engine, transmission and rotor system with the older UH-1 Iroquois. The AH-1 is also sometimes referred to as the HueyCobra or Snake.

AH-1W Super Cobra helicopter: Aircraft profile

Mission: Fire support and security helicopter for forward and rear area forces, point target/anti-armor, anti-helicopter, armed escort, supporting arms control and coordination, point and limited area air defense from enemy fixed-wing aircraft, armed and visual reconnaissance.

AH-1W Super Cobra helicopter: A Marine Corps AH-1W Super Cobra from Marine Light Attack Helicopter Squadron-369 (HMLA-369), Camp Pendleton, California, flies a under a snow white cloud cover during Exercise KERNEL BLITZ '97.AH-1W Super Cobra helicopter: A Marine Corps AH-1W Super Cobra from Marine Light Attack Helicopter Squadron-369 (HMLA-369), Camp Pendleton, California, flies a under a snow white cloud cover during Exercise KERNEL BLITZ '97.

CV-22 Osprey tilt-rotor aircraft: Aircraft profile

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The CV-22 Osprey is a tiltrotor aircraft that combines the vertical takeoff, hover, and vertical landing qualities of a helicopter with the long-range, fuel efficiency and speed characteristics of a turboprop aircraft.

CV-22 Osprey tilt-rotor aircraft: A CV-22 Osprey aircraft flies over New Mexico during an air refueling mission.CV-22 Osprey tilt-rotor aircraft: A CV-22 Osprey aircraft flies over New Mexico during an air refueling mission.

Its mission is to conduct long-range infiltration, exfiltration and resupply missions for special operations forces.

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