BELL AH-1 Cobra

Aircraft
Name: 
AH-1 Cobra
Manufacturer: 
Wing: 
Rotary
Position: 
Two-blade main rotor
Tail: 
Two-blade tail rotor
WTC
L
Type Code: 
H1T
Engine: 
Turboshaft
Engine Count: 
Single
Position: 
Behind cabin
Landing gear: 
Skids
Manufacturered as
BELL 209 HueyCobra
BELL AH-1E HueyCobra
BELL AH-1F HueyCobra
BELL AH-1P HueyCobra
BELL AH-1S HueyCobra
BELL HueyCobra
BELL TAH-1 HueyCobra
BELL TH-1S HueyCobra
FUJI AH-1 HueyCobra
FUJI HueyCobra

HUCO

The AH-1 Cobra (company designation: Bell 209) is a two-bladed, single engine attack helicopter manufactured by Bell. It shares a common engine, transmission and rotor system with the older UH-1 Iroquois. The AH-1 is also referred to as the HueyCobra or Snake.

Technical Data
Wing span: 
13.60 m
Length: 
16.10 m
Height: 
4.10 m
Powerplant: 

1 x Lycoming T53-L-703 turboshaft, 1,800 shp (1,300 kW)

Engine Model: 
Lycoming T53
Indicative Performance Data
Take-Off
V2: 
n/a
Distance: 
n/a
MTOW: 
6350 kg
Initial Climb (to 5000 ft)
IAS: 
n/a
ROC: 
n/a
Initial Climb (to FL150)
IAS: 
n/a
ROC: 
n/a
Initial Climb (to FL240)
IAS: 
n/a
ROC: 
n/a
MACH Climb
MACH: 
n/a
ROC: 
n/a
Cruise
TAS: 
180 kts
MACH: 
n/a
Ceiling: 
110
Range: 
310 NM
Initial Descent (to FL240)
MACH: 
n/a
ROD: 
n/a
Descent (to FL100)
IAS: 
n/a
ROD: 
n/a
Descent (FL100 & below)
IAS: 
n/a
MCS: 
n/a
ROD: 
n/a
Approach
Vapp (IAS): 
n/a
Distance: 
n/a

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