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Apache Attack Helicopter (AH-64A/D)

Crew

2 - pilot and co-pilot / gunner

Maiden Flight

30 September 1975

Entry into Service

1984

Manufacturer

Hughes Helicopters, McDonnell Douglas, and Boeing Integrated Defense Systems

Operators

United States Army, Israel Air Force, Royal Netherlands Air Force, and Japan Ground Self-Defense Force

Main Rotor Blade Diameter

14,630cm

Height

3,590cm

Empty Weight

5,165kg

Length

17.73m

Maximum Weight

6,838kg

Maximum Take-Off Weight

10,433kg

Type

2×General Electric T700-GE-701

Power Capacity

1,265kW each

Maximum Cruising Speed

265km/h

Maximum Rate of Climb

889m/min

Maximum Vertical Rate of Climb

663m/min

Range

400km on internal fuel

1,900km on internal and external fuel

Endurance

3hrs 9min on internal fuel

g Limit Values

+3.5g to -0.5g

Maximum Speed

279km/h

Combat Radius

480km

Ferry Range

1,900km

Service Ceiling

6,400m
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