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13 of May, 2016, Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) guerrillas shoot down a Turkish AH-1W Cobra attack helicopter with a russian-made 9K38 Igla missile. 

13 de Mayo del 2016, Guerrillas del Partido de los Trabajadores de Kurdistán (PKK) derriban un helicóptero de ataque turco AH-1W Cobra con un misil ruso 9K38 Igla.

PACIFIC OCEAN (June 17, 2010) A Marine pilot assigned to the 15th Marine Expeditionary Unit (15th MEU) flies an AH-1W Super Cobra during flight operations aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Peleliu (LHA 5). Taylor is participating in theater security cooperation activities in the Adriatic Sea. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Edward Kessler/Released)

USMC Bell AH-1W SuperCobra

The AH-1W is being replaced by the AH-1Z, starting in 2006 as part of a remanufacture program. The Last AH-1W is expected to be replaced in 2020.

DILI, Timore-Leste (June 20, 2010) An AH-1W Super Cobra helicopter flies off the coast of Dili, Timore-Leste during flight operations aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Peleliu (LHA 5). Sailors from the Peleliu Amphibious Ready Group and embarked Marines from the 15th Marine Expeditionary Unit (15th MEU) are participating in Marine Exercise (MAREX) 2010, a multilateral exercise promoting cooperation through civic action programs and training with the Timore Leste and Australian militaries. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Michael Russell/Released)

An AH-1W Super Cobra from the Thunder Chickens of Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron (VMM) 263 performs a low-altitude surveillance pass during a Visit, Board, Search and Seizure (VBSS) drill aboard the amphibious dock landing ship USS Fort McHenry (LSD 43). (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Kristopher Wilson/Released)

Atlantic Ocean (Apr. 5, 2005) - An AH-1W Super Cobra assigned to “Golden Eagles” of Marine Medium Helicopter Squadron One Six Two (HMM-162), provides security for the amphibious transport dock USS Ponce (LPD 15) during a training exercise in the Atlantic Ocean. Ponce, assigned to the USS Kearsarge (LHD 3) Expeditionary Strike Group, is on a regularly scheduled deployment in support of the Global War on Terrorism. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Cpl. Eric R. Martin (RELEASED)

Two AH-1W Super Cobras land at a forward arming and refueling point during Integrated Training Exercise 2-17 at Marine Air Ground Combat Center Twentynine Palms, Calif., Feb. 15, 2017.

PACIFIC OCEAN (May 30, 2008) A UH-1N Huey, top, an AH-1W Super Cobra, a CH-46 Sea Knight and a CH-53E Super Stallion fly in formation during a Marine Air-Ground Task Force demonstration for a Tiger Cruise aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Tarawa (LHA 1) during the last leg of deployment from Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, to San Diego, Calif. U. S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class David A. Brandenburg (Released)

VX-9 VAMPIRES

VX-9 Air Test and Evaluation Squadron flies 25 aircraft including: the F/A-18E/F Super Hornet, EA-18G Growler, F/A-18C/D Hornet, UH-1Y Venom, AH-1W SuperCobra and AH-1Z Viper.