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1

What four basic functions do military aircrafts perform?

- Transporting
- Bombing
- Shooting
- Observing

2

What are two categories of military aircrafts?

- Fixed Wing
- Rotary Wing

3

What does the "AH" rotary wing designation stand for?

Attack Helicopter

4

What does the "CH" rotary wing designation stand for?

Cargo Helicopter

5

What does the "HH" rotary wing designation stand for?

Heavy-lift & large resume helicopter

6

What does the "MH" rotary wing designation stand for?

Modified for Special Ops

7

What does the "OH" rotary wing designation stand for?

Observation/Recon Helicopter

8

What does the "UH" rotary wing designation stand for?

Utility/General Purpose Helicopter

9

Most Army Helicopters are named after what?

Native American Tribes

10

What are the US Army helicopter platforms?

- AH6J/MH-6J "Little Bird"
- AH64 "Apache"
- CH-47 "Chinook"
- UH-60 "Blackhawk"
- UH-72A "Lakota"