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1

Aerospatiale AS.330 Puma

-This aircraft does not have the same vertical tail rotor that the Aerospatiale AS.332 Super Puma has which extendes under the tail rotor boom.

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Aerospatiale AS.330 Puma

-This aircraft does not have the same vertical tail rotor that the Aerospatiale AS.332 Super Puma has which extends under the tail rotor boom.

-Note that this variant used by Spain does not have the engines that 'poke' forward.

 

3

Aerospatiale AS.332 Super Puma

-The Super Puma has a vertical tail rotor that extends below the tail boom where as the AS.330 Puma does not.

4

Aerospatiale AS.332 Super Puma

-In addition to having a vertical tail rotor that extends below the tail boom, there is a small hole at the top of the vertical tail rotor that faces forward.

5

Aerospatiale AS.350 Ecureuil/A-Star

-edit 10.17.2014 Justin: Q slide showed a AS.355 Twin Star; changed to AS.350 (Credit for the catch to Browne)

 

6

Aerospatiale SA-313B Alouette II

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Aerospatiale AS.330 Puma

-This aircraft does not have the same vertical tail rotor that the Aerospatiale AS.332 Super Puma has which extends under the tail rotor boom.

-The two engines seem to protrude forward more noticeably than the Super Puma

 

8

Agusta A-129 Mangusta

-Canon under the nose is easily distinguishable from other attack helicopters. Note the engine intakes and the cockpit window layout.

9

Agusta A.106 (none)

-Torpedo attack helicopter, as a result only two were ever made.

10

Agusta A.106 (none)

-Torpedo attack helicopter, as a result only two were ever made.

11

Agusta A.129 Mangusta

12

Agusta A129 Mangusta

13

Agusta Bell AB47J (none)

14

Agusta MH-68A Stingray

15

Agusta MH-68A Stingray

16

Agusta Westland (European Helicopter) AW(EH).101 Merlin

17

Agusta Westland AW.159 Wildcat

-Exhaust faces upwards

-Relatively boxy compared to the AH.7/AH.9 Lynx

18

Agusta Westland AW.159 Wildcat

19

Atlas TP-1 Oryx

-Built and modeled after the Aerospatiale AS.330 Puma for the South African Air Force

-Shares the same tail rotor set up as the Aerospatiale AS.332 Super Puma, note the large solid plates on the foremost part of the engine intakes.

20

Atlas TP-1 Oryx

-Built and modeled after the Aerospatiale AS.330 Puma for the South African Air Force

-Shares the same tail rotor set up as the Aerospatiale AS.332 Super Puma, note the large solid plates on the foremost part of the engine intakes.

21

Bell AH-1 Huey Cobra

22

Bell AH-1W Super Cobra

-Two blades, large exhausts, used by the USMC

-edit 26.01.2015 Browne: Changed A slide to show AH-1W Super Cobra instead of AH-1Z Viper

23

Bell AH-1W Super Cobra

-Has only two rotor blades unlike the Bell AH-1Z Viper which has four

24

Bell AH-1Z Viper

-Four blades, large exhaust, used by the USMC

25

Bell CH-135 Twin Two Twelve/Twin Huey

-Canadian military designation for the Bell 212

26

Bell CH-146 Griffon

-Bell 412 Canadian variant

27

Bell CH-146 Griffon

-Canadian military variant of the 412

28

Bell H-13 Sioux

-The 'U' or the 'O' often seen in front of the H-13 is entirely optional

29

Bell OH-58 Kiowa

-Is not a OH-58D Kiowa Warrior because it lacks the radar buoy on top of the rotors.

30

Bell OH-58D Kiowa Warrior

-D model of the OH-58 has the infrared unit on top of the rotor hub.

31

Bell OH-58D Kiowa Warrior

-The OH-58D Kiowa Warrior always has the FLIR camera bouy on top of the rotor hub. If that bouy were not there this helicopter would be the OH-58 Kiowa.

32

Bell OH58 Kiowa

33

Bell TH-57 Sea Ranger

-US Navy trainer

34

Bell TH-67 Creek

-All of the little white pin stripes look like a bunch of tiny small creeks.

35

Bell TH-67 Creek

-US Army trainer

36

Bell UH-13 Sioux

37

Bell UH-13J Sioux

-Derivative of the Agusta Bell AB.47J (none), two being acquired as presidential transport.

38

Bell UH-1B Iroquois

-Huey is an unofficial nickname.

-The  204 model is the UH-1B

39

Bell UH-1B Iroquois

-Huey is an unofficial nickname.

-The  204 model is the UH-1B

40

Bell UH-1D (205) Iroquois

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Bell UH-1N (212) Iroquois (Twin Huey)

-The Iroquois moniker is applied to all UH-1 variants in US service with the exeption of the UH-1Y Venom (Edit 1/28: Glenn)

42

Bell UH-1N Iroquis

43

Bell UH-1Y Venom

-edit 10/20, changed designation as per research on wikipedia, glenn

44

Bell UH-1Y Venom

45

Bell UH-1Y Venom

46

Boeing Vertol CH-113 Labrador

-Canadian search and rescue CH-46

47

Boeing Vertol CH-113 Labrador

-Canadian search and rescue CH-46

48

Boeing Vertol CH-46 Sea Knight

49

Boeing Vertol CH-47 Chinook

edit 9.16.2014 Justin: Answer side showed Kawasaki CH-47J Chinook

50

Boeing Vertol HKP-4 (none)

-Unaware if the designation Sea Knight carries over to the Swedish military.

-Edit: 8/25/15 glenn, Changed manufacturer on A slide to Boeing Vertol

51

Boeing Vertol VH-46E/F Sea Knight

-Not ever actually used as a Presidential transport, rather used in a support role. Varying sources say the VH is unofficial and official.

52

Boeing-Vertol CH-46 Sea Knight

53

Bristol HC Mk.I Belvedere

54

Bristol HC Mk.I Belvedere

55

CAIC Z-10 Fierce Thunderbolt

-Was there ever a more ridiculous name for an aircraft?

56

CAIC Z-10 Fierce Thunderbolt

57

Change Z-8 (none)

58

Changhe Z-8 (none)

59

Denel AH-2 Rooivalk

60

Denel/Atlas AH-2 Rooivalk

61

Eurocopter EC-665 Tigre

62

Eurocopter EC-665 Tigre

63

Eurocopter EC-665 Tigre

64

Eurocopter HH-65 Dolphin

65

Eurocopter HH-65 Dolphin

66

Eurocopter UH-72 Lakota

-338 flown by the US Army, another 5 flown by the US Navy. Based on the Eurocopter EC-145 (none) frame.

67

Eurocopter UH-72 Lakota

68

Fairchild Hiller FH-1100 (none)

-edit 15.01.2016 Justin T: Removed nickname Hornet and replaced it with (none).

69

Fuji AH-1S Cobra

70

Fuji AH-64DJP Apache Longbow

71

Fuji UH-1J Iroquois

-License built Bell product for the JSDF

72

Fuji UH-1J Iroquois 

-License built Bell product by Fuji 

73

HAL ALH Rudra

74

HAL/Hindustan Aeronautics (none) Light Combat Helicopter/LCH

-As of 04.15.2015 Wikipedia lists only three as being built

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HAL/Hindustan Aeronautics (none) Light Combat Helicopter/LCH

-As of 04.15.2015 Wikipedia lists only three as being built

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HAL/Hindustan Aeronautics (none) Rudra

-Armed variant of the HAL (none) Dhruv/Polaris

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HAL/Hindustan Aeronautics (none) Rudra

-Armed variant of the HAL (none)Dhruv/Polaris

78

Harbin Z-19 Black Whirlwind

-Notice Smooth canopy in comparison to the Z-10

79

Harbin Z-5 Hound

-Chinese built copy of the Mil Mi-4 Hound. Look for the Chinese markings.

80

Harbin Z-6 (none)

 

81

Harbin Z-9 Haitun

-Copy of the Aerospatiale AS.365 Dauphin

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Harbin Z-9 Haitun

-Copy of the Aerospatiale AS.365 Dauphin

83

Hiller CH-112 Nomad

-Built in small numbers for training and observation, there was another plan in Canada for these helicotpers to move small dumps of munitions and supplies quickly.

84

Hiller OH-23 Raven

85

Hiller OH-23 Raven

86

Hiller OH-23 Raven

87

Hindustan Aeronautics/HAL (none) Dhruv/Polaris

88

Hindustan Aeronautics/HAL (none) Dhruv/Polaris

89

Hindustan Aernautics/HAL (none) Dhruv/Polaris

90

Hindustan SA-315B Cheetah

-Indian Army variant of the SA-315B Lama

91

Hindustan SA-316B Chetak

-Indian Air Force license built Aerospatiale SA-316B Alouette III

92

Hughes OH-6A Cayuse

93

Hughes OH-6A Cayuse

94

Hughes TH-55 (300) Osage

95

KAI KUH-1 Surion

-Police variant exists as the KUH-1P Chamsuri

96

KAI KUH-1 Surion

-Police variant exists as the KUH-1P Chamsuri

97

KAI KUH-1P Chamsuri

-Military version exists as the KAI KUH-1 Surion

98

KAI KUH-1P Chamsuri

-Military version is the KAI KUH-1 Surion

99

Kaman HH-43 Huskie

-Note the Kaman dual rotor towers, and the large exhaust out the back of the engine cowling.

100

Kaman HH-43 Huskie

-Note the Kaman dual rotor towers, and the large exhaust out the back of the engine cowling.

101

Kaman SH-2 Seasprite

102

Kaman SH-2G Super Seasprite

-Upgraded version of the SH-2 Seasprite operated by; Poland, New Zealand, Egypt, and the United States.

-Note that the engines are quite a bit different from the SH-2 Seasprite and that the exhaust does not come out of the side of the engine as seen on the 'un' super model.

103

Kaman SH-2G Super Seasprite

-Upgraded version of the SH-2 Seasprite operated by; Poland, New Zealand, Egypt, and the United States.

-Note that the engines are quite a bit different from the SH-2 Seasprite and that the exhaust does not come out of the side of the engine as seen on the 'un' super model.

104

Kamov Ka-27/28/29/30/31 Helix

105

Kamov Ka-27/28/29/30/31 Helix

106

Kamov Ka-27/28/29/30/31 Helix

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Kamov Ka-29 Helix B

Russian naval assault variant of the Ka-27 Helix

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Kamov Ka-50 Hokum

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Kamov Ka-50 Hokum

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Kamov Ka-52 Alligator

111

Kamov Ka-52 Alligator

-"Only two abreast attack helicopter" that Glenn Dodd knows of

112

Kamov Ka-52 Alligator

113

Kamov KA-60 Kacatka/Orca

-Top of the vertical stabilizer is unique.

114

Kawasaki CH-47J Chinook

115

Kawasaki OH-1 Ninja

116

Kawasaki OH-1 Ninja

117

Kawasaki Vertol KV-107 (none)

-Used by both the JASDF and a quite limited number of civilian operators

118

MBB PAH-1 (none)

-Used by the German military in an anti-tank role, carrying up to six missiles.

119

MBB PAH-1 (none)

120

McDonnell Douglas AH-64 Apache

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McDonnell Douglas AH-64D Apache Longbow

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McDonnell Douglas MD500 Defender

-Edit 6/28/15 Glenn, changed manufacturer to McDonnell Douglas

123

McDonnell Douglas MH-90 Enforcer

124

McDonnell Douglas MH-90 Enforcer

125

Mil Mi-14 Haze

-Capable of landing in water, as evident by the 'hull' of the aircraft.

126

Mil Mi-17 Hip

-Edit 4/16 Glenn, Changed Q photo, showed Mi-8

127

Mil Mi-17 Hip

128

 

 

Mil Mi-17 Hip

-Mil Mi-8 Hip could also be seen. In a write in situation either should work.

129

Mil Mi-17 Hip

130

Mil Mi-24A Hind

131

Mil Mi-24D Hind

132

Mil Mi-24D Hind

133

Mil Mi-28 Havoc

134

Mil Mi-28 Havoc

135

Mil Mi-4 Hound

-Similar to the Sikorsky H-19 Chickasaw, this design is just a little bit "off". Always will have two large forward facing scoops on either side of the cowling.

-Over 4,000 produced.

136

Mil Mi-4 Hound

-Similar to the Sikorsky H-19 Chickasaw, this design is just a little bit "off". Always will have two large forward facing scoops on either side of the cowling.

-Over 4,000 produced.

137

Mil Mi-6 Hook

138

NHindustrie NH90 (none)

139

NHindustrie NH90 (none)

140

NHindustrie NH90 (none)

141

Piasecki H-21 Workhorse/Shawnee

142

Piasecki H-21 Workhorse/Shawnee

143

Piasecki H-25A Mule

144

PZL Swidnik (none) Kania

-Follow up to the Mi-2, with about 19 being built. Note the large engines with a much larger middle gap, also may have a large utility door on the pilot side of the aircraft.

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PZL Swidnik (none) Kania

-Follow up to the Mi-2, with about 19 being built. Note the large engines with a much larger middle gap, also may have a large utility door on the pilot side of the aircraft.

146

Rec Both

Left: Eurocopter HH-65 Dolphin

Right: Sikorsky HH-52 Seaguard

147

Saunders Roe AOP.10 Skeeter

148

Saunders Roe AOP.10 Skeeter

149

Sikorsky CH-124 Sea King

150

Sikorsky CH-124 Sea King

151

Sikorsky CH-126 Choctaw

-Canadian military designation, a bit unclear as to how common this number designation was.

152

Sikorsky CH-126 Choctaw

-Canadian militart designation for the S-58/H-34, a bit unclear as to how common this designation is.

153

Sikorsky CH-148 Cyclone

154

Sikorsky CH-34 Seahorse

-edit 15.01.2016 Justin T: Changed 'A' side pciture to a Seahorse where as it had previously shown a US Navy Seabat.

155

Sikorsky CH-34 Seahorse

156

Sikorsky CH-37 Mojave

157

Sikorsky CH-37 Mojave

158

Sikorsky CH-53 Sea Stallion

159

Sikorsky CH-53D Sea Stallion

-Has six rotor blades, does not have the 20 cant to the rear rotor that the CH-53E does

160

Sikorsky CH-53E Super Stallion

161

Sikorsky CH-54 Tarhe

-Could also appear w/unoffical name of 'Sky Crane' (4/16, Glenn)

162

Sikorsky CH-54 Tarhe

-United States Army variant of the Sikorsky S-64 Skycrane

163

Sikorsky CH34 Chochtaw

-Edit 10.08.2014 Justin: Q slide change from CH-34 Seahorse (Marines) to H-34 Chochtaw

164

Sikorsky H-19 Chickasaw

-Produced under license in Great Britain as the Westland HAR.1, HAR.2, HC.2, etc. Whirlwind.

-Look for the four landing gear, which is similar to the Mil Mi-4 Hound.

165

Sikorsky H-19 Chickasaw

-Produced under license in Great Britain as the Westland HAR.1, HAR.2, HC.2, etc. Whirlwind.

-'A' side picture is technically a VH-19 due to the paint scheme giving away the VIP transportation role.

166

Sikorsky H-19 Chickasaw

-Produced under license in Great Britain as the Westland HAR.1, HAR.2, HC.2, etc. Whirlwind.

-Look for the four landing gear, which is similar to the Mil Mi-4 Hound.

167

Sikorsky H-2, -3, -5, S-51 (none)

168

Sikorsky H-34 Choctaw

-Engine is in the nose of the aircraft. US Navy and Marines aircraft are called the Seabat and Seahorse respectively.

169

Sikorsky H-34 Choctaw

-Engine is in the nose of the aircraft. US Navy and Marines aircraft are called the Seabat and Seahorse respectively.

170

Sikorsky H-34 Choctaw

171

Sikorsky HH-3E Jolly Green Giant

172

Sikorsky HH-3F Pelican

173

Sikorsky HH-3F Pelican

174

Sikorsky HH-52 Seaguard

175

Sikorsky HH-52 Seaguard

176

Sikorsky HH-52 Seaguard

177

Sikorsky HH-60 Jayhawk

178

Sikorsky HO5S-1 (none)

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Sikorsky R-4 Hoverfly

180

Sikorsky R-4 Hoverfly

181

Sikorsky R-4 Hoverfly

182

Sikorsky R-6 (none)

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Sikorsky R-6 (none)

184

Sikorsky SH-3 Sea King

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Sikorsky SH-3 Sea King

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Sikorsky SH-3 Sea King

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Sikorsky SH-60 Seahawk

-Can have a different tail wheel set up when compared to the the UH-60 Blackhawk. Look for the Navy markings as well.

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Sikorsky SH-60 Seahawk

-Can have a different tail wheel set up when compared to the the UH-60 Blackhawk. Look for the Navy markings as well.

189

Sud Ouest S.O. 1221 Djinn

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Sud Ouest S.O. 1221 Djinn

191

TAI T-129 Mangusta/(none)

-Model of the Agusta A-129 Mangusta being used by Turkey. Engine intakes are quite a bit different in comparison to the original A-129 Mangusta in order to cope with increased dust and desert conditions.

192

Westland AH.1 Scout

193

Westland AH.9 Lynx

194

Westland AH.9 Lynx

195

Westland HAR.2 Whirlwind

-Number designation could be seen in the HAR.1 - HAR.10, HC.2, or HC.10 along with a few others.

-License built variant of the Sikorsky H-19 Chickasaw. Note that the nose shape can change quite a bit.

196

Westland HAR.2 Whirlwind

-Number designation could be seen in the HAR.1 - HAR.10, HC.2, or HC.10 along with a few others.

-License built variant of the Sikorsky H-19 Chickasaw. Note that the nose shape can change quite a bit.

197

Westland HAR.2 Whirlwind

-Number designation could be seen in the HAR.1 - HAR.10, HC.2, or HC.10 along with a few others.

-License built variant of the Sikorsky H-19 Chickasaw. Note that the nose shape can change quite a bit.

198

Westland HC.2 Wessex

-Could also be seen under number designation HAS.1, HAR.2, or HAS.3.

-First turbine powered helicopter to be produced in large numbers. This was a departure from the piston engines seen in the US models.

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Westland HC.2 Wessex

-Could also be seen under number designation HAS.1, HAR.2, or HAS.3.

-First turbine powered helicopter to be produced in large numbers. This was a departure from the piston engines seen in the US models.

200

Westland HC.4 Commando

-Extensively modified version of the S-61 Sea King for the Royal Navy and the Egyptian Air Force. Note that the floats were removed from the side of the aircraft.

201

Westland HC.4 Commando

-edit 05.09.2015 Glenn: changed Sea King to Commando.

 

 

202

Westland HCC.4 Gazelle

-Also correct with the number designations AH.1, HT2, and HT3.

203

Westland HCC.4 Gazelle

-Also correct with the number designations AH.1, HT2, and HT3.

204

Westland HR.1 Dragonfly

205

Westland HR.1 Dragonfly

206

Westland WS-61/HAR3 Sea King Commando

-License built version of the Sikorsky S-61 Sea King.

207

Westland WS-61/HAR3 Sea King Commando

-License built version of the Sikorsky S-61 Sea King.

208

Yakovlev Yak-24 Horse

-Such a rare aircraft that you can almost always lD this helicopter based on location.

209

Yakovlev Yak-24 Horse