Carries more ordnance, carries it further, and carries it faster
The Bell AH-1Z is built to meet the expeditionary requirements of the United States Marine Corps. With virtually identical front and rear glass cockpits, fully integrated weapons, avionics and communications systems, the marinized Bell AH-1Z flies with the most advanced aircraft weapons and survivability equipment in the world. The Zulu is the only attack helicopter in the world with a fully-integrated air-to-air missile capability. Target identification is crucial in the modern battlefield. The Bell AH-1Z’s Target Sight System provides the longest range and highest accuracy of any helicopter sight in the world.
Third generation Target Sight System provides battlefield superiority by employing long-range target identification with a high degree of accuracy day or night, in all weather conditions. This third generation FLIR outperforms previous systems by a wide margin*
Can be equipped with variety of payload configurations: