Aircraft Photo of 165450 | Bell AH-1W Super Cobra (209) | USA - Marines | #44613
Registration / Serial:165450
Aircraft Original Type:Bell 209/309/449
Aircraft Generic Type:Bell 209/309/449 (AH-1 Cobra/Sea Cobra/Super Cobra/King Cobra/Viper)
Aircraft Version:Bell AH-1W Super Cobra (209)
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Operator / Titles:USA - Marines
City / Airport:AvalonMap
Region / Country:Victoria, Australia
Airport Codes:ICAO: YMAV   IATA: AVV   Local: YMAV   Other: -
Event:Australian International Airshow 1999
Photo Date:February 1999
Photo by:Phil Vabre
Photo ID: 44613
Photo Comment

Departing as 'Cobra' (what else?) on a demonstration flight during the Australian International Airshow as a Galaxy is towed down Runway 18 to the southern park. This Sea Cobra was operated on lease by Bell during the airshow as a demonstrator in the Australian Army's ARH contest, ultimately won by the Eurocopter Tiger.

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