The AH-1 Cobra is the Army's older attack helicopter. The version deployed to Southwest Asia was the AH-1F Most systems of the AH-1F have been upgraded to about the level of the AH-64A Apache. Improvements include a more powerful engine and new or enhanced systems for fire control, thermal imaging, radar jamming, and infrared countermeasures.
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