Known as the work horses of modern militaries, combat helicopters are an indispensable tool of battles. Whether ferrying equipment and troops around, scouting a battlefield, or raining things down upon the enemy, helicopters have proven their worth time and time again.
But what do you know about these combat machines? Are these the best combat inventions known to man?
Combining incredible agility, speed, and firepower, the modern combat helicopter is a weapon to be feared. Hello and welcome to another episode of The Infographics Show- today we’re taking a look at 50 incredible facts about combat helicopters, their culture, and history. Let’s take a look at this piece of aviation and how an army or a military might utilize a helicopter!
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41 thoughts on “50 Incredible Facts About Combat Helicopters”
Which is the coolest helicopter for YOU?
Pakistanis still curse Americans for killing their Jesus-like saviour, Osama Bin Laden.
It was so sad for the country that it was mourned at the country's parliament with 2 min complete silence.
I worked on apache helicopters and the unit next to mine was 217 cav… them dudes were so legit
man I miss the army sometimes not all the time
Why didnt i find this sooner ???
America and trees just don't get along ever since Vietnam
The My Lai Massacre was awful to read about. It's a perfect example of how brutal war can be.
1:44 villager has died
mi-25 is a gunship. Like the MI-24. It’s not an attack helicopter
The 7.62 minigun was called the M134D and had a fire rate of 3000 rounds per minute. The M134 was also found being used by anti air vehicles and platforms
wow i thought pakistan helped US defat bin laden! i think infographic show is giving us fake info!
I love those facts!
2:55 this is just too wholesome.
US: pushes 10 million dollars off of USS Midway
Me, a tax payer: Ok, 10 million more 👌
1:20 give me chilling
#51: Duck tape was used to cover bullet holes in helicopter blades to prevent a whistling sound.
Only in Australia would the birds attack aerial vehicles
New fact: The apache helicopter is so awesome Joe Biden even left the taliban a few
Almost 40 points you tell only us army legacy
Pakistan always support terrorism they hide many terrorist in there country
An additional fact to fact 32 one of the helicopters got downed cuz of a system failure and the wreckage got sent to china
If you think about it, our special forces across the branches are just sanctioned hit squads
The Apache gunner was the one that got injured and was bleeding out, not the pilot
Why did they need 7 b42 stratofortress for a tree
I don't like where this is going.
You left out the infamous Huey
59 incredible facts about the hats helicopter pilots can wear
1st Cavalry Division Soldiers(not just pilots) wear the lame stetson.
Why did they throw the heuy's off the carrier?? They can fly and hover.
I identify as an attack helicopter
"The tree was cut down without incident" 😂😂😂
5:02 Uhm that helicopters LITERALLY DONT LOOK like blackhawk
Brrrrrr brrrrrr brrrrrrr
Wait….90% success rate for spotter pigeons?!?!
Please tell me this is still used.
The bin Laden raid (OP Neptune Spear) did not have any .50Cal weapons mounted on the Chinooks. Only M134 7.62 miniguns. Any .50Cal were not crewmember weapons. "Knowing is half the battle". 😁
I sexually identify as a hind helicopter
Had to chuck in another Australian animal in there