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The AH-64 Apache is a four-blade, twin-engine attack helicopter developed by Hughes Helicopters for the United States Army's Advanced Attack Helicopter program to replace the AH-1 Cobra. The prototype YAH-64 was first flown on 30 September 1975. The US Army selected the YAH-64 over the Bell YAH-63 in 1976, and later approved full production in 1982. The helicopter was introduced to US Army service in April 1986. It is armed with a 30mm M230 Chain Gun and Hydra rocket pods.

Battlefield 2[]

The Apache Longbow appears in Battlefield 2: Special Forces as the United States Navy SEALs and the Special Air Service main attack helicopter. The AH-64's counterpart is the Mi-35 Hind.

Battlefield 2: Modern Combat[]

The AH-64D Apache in Battlefield 2: Modern Combat is the United States main attack helicopter.

It is seen in the mission End Game. NATO has a few helicopters in flight, and Scott is in an Apache, and the player must kill him.

The Apache is seen mostly in race challenges in singleplayer mode.

Battlefield: Bad Company[]

Main article: AH-64 Apache/Battlefield 2042

The AH-64 Apache in Battlefield: Bad Company at Crossing Over

The AH-64D Apache appears in Battlefield: Bad Company. It is used by the US Army, and is never available to the player, since it is always occupied by AI pilots in every of its appearance.

Battlefield: Bad Company 2[]

Main article: AH-64 Apache/Bad Company 2

"U.S. Attack Helicopter armed with a belly mounted 30mm chain gun firing HEAT rounds and dual 70mm Folding-Fin Aerial Rocket (FFAR). It has a crew of 2 and is armored to defeat small arms up to and including .50 caliber munition."

— In-game description

The AH-64 Apache reappears in Battlefield: Bad Company 2 and is the US Army's main attack helicopter. It has two unique paint schemes, one being a desert color, and the other being a matte black color.

Battlefield Play4Free[]

Main article: AH-64 Apache/Play4Free

In Battlefield Play4Free, the AH-64 Heli is the USMC's attack helicopter. In order to operate it, players will need to have the Helicopter Piloting training. It is featured on the maps Oman, Dragon Valley, and Dalian and is the direct equivalent of the Russian Mi-28 Havoc.

Battlefield 3[]

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The subject of this article, AH-64 Apache, has been cut from the final version of Battlefield 3.

The AH-64 Apache is a cut attack helicopter that was to be included in Battlefield 3. While most of the vehicle had been removed from the game files, the Apache's notable rotors remained.

Battlefield 4[]

The AH-64 Apache appears both in the campaign and multiplayer as an unusable background vehicle. It has low quality textures and animations.

It is seen in South China Sea, when the Tombstone squad reaches the Valkyrie's deck after meeting Hannah. An Apache helicopter shoots a salvo from its autocannon, killing both US and Chinese soldiers on the deck.

In Flood Zone, several AH-64s can be seen flying in the background.


Battlefield 2042[]

Main article: AH-64 Apache/Battlefield 2042

"Lenendary US attack helicopter, state-of-the-art Longbow III targeting radar and a modernized arsenal. Infinitely more effective when crewed by a gunner and pilot who communicate and co-ordinate."

— In-game description

The AH-64GX Apache Warchief is an attack helicopter featured in Battlefield 2042. Its Russian counterpart is the Ka-520 Super Hokum.


Battlefield: Bad Company 2[]

Battlefield Play4Free[]

  • In Battlefield Play4Free, if a jet fighter collides with the helicopter's rotors, it will crash with the pilot getting a kill and the Apache itself not taking too much damage.

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