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Air Forces - helicopters


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Interactive map of number of helicopters in each country. Supported countries only.

Military helicopters play an integral part in the sea, land and air operations of modern militaries.

A utility military helicopter can fill roles such ground attack, air assault, military logistics, medical evacuation, command and control, and troop transport.
An attack helicopter is an armed helicopter with the primary role of an attack aircraft, with the capability of engaging targets on the ground, such as enemy infantry and armoured fighting vehicles. Weapons used on attack helicopters can include autocannons, machine guns, rockets, and guided anti-tank missiles.
Transport helicopters are used for transporting personnel and cargo in support of military operations.