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AC-130 spectre gunship firing flares while using cannons and guns against ground targets.
i. A specially designed helicopter with a wide range of armament and some armor protection.
ii. Transport aircraft fitted with, or equipped with, guns for use against ground targets.
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The Russian ministry said the Mi-28 helicopter gunship was part of a flight of helicopters performing aerobatics at the Dubrovichi firing range in Ryazan region, about 170 kilometres (105 miles) south-east of Moscow, when it crashed yesterday.
The operation extended beyond Datta Khel, one of safest sanctuaries of militants; in latest action on Wednesday the gunship helicopters shelled the hideouts and killed 12 militants near Datta Khel.
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On Friday, Army cobra gunship helicopters destroyed three terrorist hideouts in area Qutab Khel, on the outskirts of Miranshah.
Special-mission C-130s including MC-130 bespoke cargo planes and AC-130 gunships are some of SOCOM's major procurement programs.
The gunship was part of an attack which killed 37 - 11 in the Jobar district where it crashed.
SMOKEZ The gunship falls to the ground WRECKAGE Z Charred ruins of the craft FLAMES 3 The burning Syrian helicopter
Meanwhile, an Israeli gunship targeted an uninhabited area in Zaytoun neighborhood, southeast of Gaza City.
Launching a massive operation against militants, the security forces backed by gunship helicopters clashed with militants at Rakhtun and Morghan localities of Dabori area, which is situated some 68 kilometers in north of Gheljo, headquarters of Orakzai Agency, The Nation reports.
recently documented a 4th Special Operations Squadron AC-130U Spooky gunship training mission at Hurlburt Field, Fla.
This illustrated catalog of helicopter gunships from pre-WWII through the present focuses on the Vietnam era because that conflict nurtured the helicopter gunship, but also looks at helicopter gunships developed by both communist and free-world nations in the latter half of the 20th century.
Alexander Mladenov's MIL M-24 HIND GUNSHIP (9781846039539, $17.