31 May '14, 10pm

Israel Air Force opts for drones over attack helicopters

Israel Air Force opts for drones over attack helicopters

The Israel Air & Space Force has withdrawn the last AH-1S Cobra from active service late in 2013. The mission of the helicopter gunships have been assumed by locally built drones. The Cobra seen in this photo was modified to carry the Tamuz (SPIKE NLOS) attack missile, capable of striking mobile targets at a range of 25 km with pin-point accuracy. Photo: RAFAEL

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