AH-64 Apache (USA, 1975)
The Apache attack helicopter, named after an American Indian tribe, was developed for the United States Army.
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The US Marine Corps is an important branch of the US Armed Forces, with about 200 thousand, specially trained members.
The Canadian helicopter is one of the most widely used helicopters in the world.
The Fighting Falcon is the most successful aircraft in the category of multi-purpose fighters.
As a milestone in the history of aviation, Oszkár Asboth´s first helicopter made its first flight in 1928.
The Soviet-made twin-engine interceptor aircraft was first deployed in 1982.
Nuclear propulsion was first used by the US Navy for powering submarines in the mid-20th century.
From the 1940s, the increasingly large aircraft carriers became the masters of the oceans.
Due to their asymmetrical profile of the wings, lift is produced while flying at a high speed.
The polymath thought that if a screw-like structure can rotate fast enough, it will 'drill' into the air and fly.