Kenya Defense Forces (KDF) Acquires Bell AH-1F Cobra Attack Helicopter

The Kenya Defense Forces (KDF) has acquired the Bell AH-1F Cobra Gunship Attack Helicopter for its 50th Air Calvary Division.

The Bell Huey AH-1F Cobra Attack Helicopter incorporates all Step 1 and 2 upgrades to the AH-1S.

The KDF Cobras have a head-up display, a laser rangefinder, an infrared jammer mounted above the engine exhaust, and an infrared suppressing engine exhaust system, and the M143 Air Data Subsystem (ADS).

The AH-1F is also referred to as the “Modernized AH-1S”, “AH-1S Modernized Cobra”, or “AH-1S(MC)”.

It can fire missiles and machine guns. It’s a ground attack support Gunship Helicopter.

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