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Here you will find links to EVERYTHING Comanche - not just the real helicopter but also anything relating to it such as the weapons and technology, or inspired by it such as computer games, model kits and art. Also find links to anything else called 'Comanche' such as the native American tribe.

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For links to online documents, go here. For links to online videos, go here.


* Good, lengthy report: An Analysis of U.S. Army Helicopter Programs
* Long, detailed article: Comanche's Child: The USA's New Armed Scout Helicopter


Aerospace Engineering Online: Technology update - Comanche flight testing
Aircraft: Boeing/Sikorsky RAH-66 Comanche
Aircraft: Boeing/Sikorsky RAH-66A COMANCHE
Army Comanche RAH-66 Dynamic Seat
Boeing: History -- Products -- Boeing RAH-66 Comanche
Boeing News Release: Comanche Helicopter Makes First Flight
Boeing RAH-66 Comanche
Boeing Sikorsky RAH-66 Comanche (in Russian) | Google Translate (from Russian to English) | Drawing (.zip)
Boeing Sikorsky RAH-66 Stealth Comanche Helicopter
Boeing Sikorsky RAH-66 Comanche @ Military Aviation
Boeing / Sikorsky RAH-66 "Comanche" - Stingray's List of Rotorcraft
Boeing / Sikorsky RAH-66 Comanche Reconnaissance / Light Attack Helicopter - History, Specs and Pictures - Military Aircraft
Boeing/Sikorsky RAH-66 Comanche
Boeing/Sikorsky RAH-66 "Comanche" helicopter - development history, photos, technical data
Boeing/Sikorsky RAH-66 Comanche | ZAP16.COM
Boeing-Sikorsky RAH-66 Comanche | The Armed Forces Military Museum
Boeing-Sikorsky RAH-66 Comanche - Wikipedia
Cybercopter (VHS tape, 1999) [WorldCat.org]
Design News - News - Comanche helicopter blends CAD models from 14 suppliers
Federation of American Scientists :: RAH-66 Comanche
Flight guide - Discovery Channel (Cybercopter)
FLUG REVUE Datafiles: Boeing/Sikorsky RAH-66 Comanche
Global Aircraft -- RAH-66 Comanche
Global Aircraft -- RAH-66 Comanche
Helicopter Type : Boeing/Sikorsky RAH66 Comanche - Helispot (Everything Helicopters)
Job Shopper Blog: Comanche RAH-66 Tool Design Team 2004
Listen to a RAH-66 Comanche Helicopter
Monterey Technologies' Human Factors Consultants | Human System Integration Projects
Now You See 'Em, Now You Don't: Stealth Weapons From Around the World | Danger Room | Wired.com
Oral History- NEM-USA
RAH-66 Comanche
RAH-66 Comanche @ Aviation Trivia
RAH-66 Comanche @ Global Security
RAH-66 Comanche @ Helis
RAH-66 COMANCHE @ Softwar
RAH-66 Comanche @ ThaiTechnics
RAH-66 Comanche @ Total Air Dominance
RAH-66 Comanche - Airforce Technology
RAH-66 Comanche - Reconnaissance/Attack Helicopter - Air Force Technology
RAH-66 Comanche - Army Technology
RAH-66 Comanche - Reconnaissance/Attack Helicopter - Army Technology
RAH-66 Comanche | Aviatia - Aviation site
RAH-66 Comanche | Russian Military Analysis
RAH-66 Comanche (Facebook)
RAH-66 Comanche (Helicopter Sound) (.wav)
RAH-66 Comanche (USA) - Military Pictures - Air Force Army Navy Missiles Defense
RAH-66 Comanche: Facts, Discussion Forum, and Encyclopedia Article
RAH-66 Comanche Factsheet :: Air-Attack.com
RAH-66 Comanche Helicopter
RAH-66 Comanche helicopter Movie Collection
RAH-66 Comanche Information, Videos, Pictures and News
RAH-66 Comanche Reconnaissance and Attack helicopter | Military-Today.com
RAH-66 Comanche, Torque Limiting Device
Real Lessons From an Unreal Helicopter | TIME.com
Stealth helicopter Boeing-Sikorsky RAH-66 Comanche | wordlessTech
The Boeing-Sikorsky RAH-66 Commache
The RotorHead - RAH-66 Comanche
US Army RAH-66 Komanche Helicopter
Weapon and Technology: RAH-66 Comanche helicopter

cfredri921's photos and albums on webshots
Personal photos, Charlie Fredrickson, West Palm Beach FL. Semi-retired Flight Test Engineer with Sikorsky Aircraft Div., UTC
Pictures of Helicopters including the COMANCHE which he worked on at Sikorsky.

Messageboards/Web Forums

Army Scout after LHX...RAH...ARH @ Secret Projects
Awesome R/C RAH-66 Comanche - Stingray's Rotorcraft Forum (Topic by Flyboy)
Boeing Sikorsky RAH-66 Comanche 2nd prototype at Farnborough 1998 [Archive] - Military Photos
Boeing / Sikorsky RAH-66 "Comanche" - Stingray's Rotorcraft Forum
Comanche - Short Story - Stingray's Rotorcraft Forum (Topic by Flyboy)
Flyboy's Comanche Designs - Stingray's Rotorcraft Forum (Topic by Flyboy)
future attack helicopter?
Help me classify helicopters by generation - Stingray's Rotorcraft Forum (Topic by Flyboy)
My RAH-66 Comanche site - Stingray's Rotorcraft Forum (Topic by Flyboy)
OT: Comanche Program Canceled - GP Forums Simulation
RAH-66 Comanche - AR15.COM
RAH-66 Comanche - Everything2.com
RAH-66 Comanche :: F-16.net
RAH-66 Comanche @ Secret Projects
RAH-66 Comanche News... - PPRuNe Forums
RAH-66 Commanche
RAH-66 Commanche-Why Can't It Replace The Apache? - Military Forum | Airliners.net
Sat in the Comanche last week... - SimHQ Forums
Sikorsky FANTAIL DVD footage - Stingray's Rotorcraft Forum (Topic by Flyboy)
The Boeing-Sikorsky RAH-66 Comanche Stealth Helicopter | alternate link
The Comanche helicopter (Nick Lappos)

Internet Archive

AIAA - Aerospace America Online - NEW LIFE FOR COMANCHE? - After 20 years and $6 billion...
Boeing-Sikorsky RAH-66 Comanche
Boeing-Sikorsky RAH-66 Comanche Stealth Helicopter
Comanche Helicopter
Comanche Info
Comanche PMO
Comanche Tail-Buffet
Killer Chopper
Program Executive Office, Aviation: Huntsville, AL
RAH-66 Comanche Courier
RAH-66 Comanche Product Photo Gallery
TSM-Comanche Home Page
U.S. Army Helicopter Weapons Systems (Page 1 of 2)
U.S. Army Helicopters Weapons Systems (Page 2 of 2)
URAH66 Home Page
USA Helicopter Weapons Team Precis

Art, Models, Software, Misc


Boeing RAH-66 Comanche by *bagera3005 on deviantART
Boeing Sikorsky RAH-66A by *bagera3005 on deviantART
COMANCHE by ~maxxdamage01 on deviantART
Comanche RAH-66 Helicopter (Color) (Decals)
Commanche Cutaway | Samples on Elance
Cutaways | boeing RAH-66 Comanche - Cutaways (.jpg)
L.H.X. by *bagera3005 on deviantART
RAH-66 COMANCHE | Aviation Art of Joe Milich
RAH-66 Comanche by ~A-Teivos on deviantART
RAH-66 Comanche by ~mr-krippner on deviantART
RAH-66 Comanche by *rclarkjnr on deviantART
The-Blueprints.com - Vector Drawing - Boeing Sikorsky RAH-66 Comanche
The-Blueprints.com - Vector Requests - Boeing Sikorsky RAH-66 Comanche


1/40 RAH-66 Comanche helicopter paper model - ECardmodels.com Shop - Downloadable models and crafts
1/72 RAH-66 Comanche (Tamiya)
1/7th Scale Comanche RAH-66 - StarwoodScaleModels.com
Comanche RAH66 Model Helicopter (Desktop Model)
Italeri 1/72 Boeing-Sikorsky RAH-66 Comanche Model Kit - 058
MAME CRAFT - Boeing/Sikorski Rah-66 Comanche (Paper Craft) | Download template (PDF)
PAPER AVIATION: The collection of the aircraft paper models, books, magazines - Models storage
RAH-66 Comanche (Paper Model Template) (.rar)
RAH-66 Comanche (Paper Model Template) (.zip)
RAH-66 Comanche Collective [SGT-410] - $189.95 : Metalcraft by Blair - military gifts and memoribilia.
RAH-66 Comanche Cyclic [SGT-411] - $189.95 : Metalcraft by Blair - military gifts and memoribilia.
RAH-66 Comanche Model Helicopter, hand crafted by Airplane Models, Makers of Premium Quality Model Airplanes. (Desktop Model)
Revell 04469 1:72 RAH-66 Comanche
Revell 1:72 Boeing/Sikorsky RAH-66 Comanche Model Kit RE04469
Revell Germany - 1/72 RAH 66 Commanche | Instructions (PDF)
US Army - RAH-66 Comanche Helicopter - 1/48 Scale Resin Model


3D Model of RAH66 Comanche US Stealth Helicopter Game Ready 3ds, max, obj, c4d, fbx, dxf, dwg, skp, iges
Aircraft: RAH-66 Comanche @ MobyGames
Boeing-Sikorsky RAH-66 Comanche - FlightGear wiki
Comanche - Wall of Game - Free online flash minigames!
Comanche & Enhanced Apache v8.64 - X-Plane.Org Forum
Comanche Games | Comanche (484 Kb) by Uaportal.com | Download
Comanche series @ MobyGames
Comanche series - Wikipedia
FS2000/FS2002 - Flight Simulator 2002 RAH-66 (rah66kl1.zip) - SurClaro Flight Simulator
GrizzlyT's Comanche Simulator
Hangar RAH-66 Comanche - features and combat use
RAH-66 (digital 3D model)
Rah-66 Comanche - 3D and 2D Art - ShareCG
RAH-66 Comanche (FSX Only)
RAH-66 Comanche 3D Model (.3ds, .cob, .dxf, .lwo, .lw, .lws, .max, .obj) by Dynasty Weapons
RAH-66 Comanche stealth helicopter, (.max) 3ds max, Military free software download
RAH-66 Model - Seanbdesigns


ComancheDriver's Gallery - RunRyder RC Helicopter
Free Jigsaw Puzzles of RAH-66 Comanche Helicopter Wallpaper - Play Free Online Jigsaw Puzzles
Golden Age Weaponsmiths RAH-66C+ Comanche
Hulk - helicopter superhero movie review for Rotary Action at rotaryaction.com
Michael Behrens's gallery - RunRyder RC Helicopter (A truly impressive Scale 1/8 RAH-66 Comanche RC Helicopter)
OCC Comanche Bike
Photos of orange county choppers comanche bike Www.autopictu.com
Rah-66 Comanche T-Shirts, Rah-66 Comanche Gifts, Artwork, Posters, and other products
U.S. RAH-66E Super Comanche Reconnaissance & Attack Helicopter

Amazon.com: RAH-66 Comanche
Google (Do an Image search for 'RAH-66 Comanche' and see how the helicopter has captured the imaginations of people. There are pics of 3D models, artwork, model kits, paper models, real photos, etc.)
Levron Sales - Boeing-Sikorsky RAH-66 Comanche Remove Before Flight keychain x2 (Powered by CubeCart)
Military photos . net (Type 'RAH-66 Comanche' in the search box and search. You should get pages of lists of results.)
RAH-66 Comanche | eBay
Wallpaper photos of the RAH-66 Comanche and hot women : theBRIGADE

LHX - drw0004 - Picasa Web Albums
OH-58 - drw0004 - Picasa Web Albums
RAH-66 - drw0004 - Picasa Web Albums

Full-Scale Mock-Up

Advanced Technologies, Inc. (ATI)
Full Scale Antenna Models - Pole Mockups - Radar Cross Section
Full Scale Model Mockup Design - Manufacturing Company
RAH-66 Comanche Full-Scale Model (.jpg)
RAH-66 Full-Scale Model Display (.jpg)


XM301 20mm cannon

XM301 20mm cannon - Federation of American Scientists
XM301 20mm cannon - Global Security
XM301 - Wikipedia


Hydra-70 - Federation of American Scientists
Hydra-70 - Global Security
Hydra 70 - Wikipedia


AGM-114 Hellfire - Federation of American Scientists
AGM-114 Hellfire Modular Missile System (HMMS) - Global Security
AGM-114 Hellfire - Wikipedia


FIM-92A Stinger Weapons System: RMP & Basic - Federation of American Scientists
FIM-92A Stinger Weapons System: RMP & Basic - Global Security
AIM-92 Stinger - Wikipedia



:: F/A-22 - ADA programming language ::
AdaCore : The GNAT Pro Company
Ada Home: the Home of the Brave Ada Programmers (HBAP)
Ada Information Clearinghouse - AdaIC
Ada Programming - Wikibooks, open books for an open world
Ada Resource Association - News and resource for the Ada programming language

AN/APG-78 Longbow Fire Control Radar

AN/APG-78 Longbow Fire Control Radar @ Global Security
AN/APG-78 Longbow Fire Control Radar @ Northrop Grumman
Federation of American Scientists :: AH-64 Apache (has good info on the radar)
LONGBOW FCR and LONGBOW HELLFIRE Missile | Lockheed Martin

Bell V-280 Valor

Bell V-280 Valor - The Future of Vertical Lift Takes Flight
Bell V-280 Valor - Wikipedia


boeing | 2004 | 07 - 0006 | Flight Archive
CNN.com - Army cancels Comanche helicopter - Feb. 23, 2004
Pentagon Cancels Helicopter Contract Worth Billions - NYTimes.com

Comanche Indians

Comanche - Wikipedia
Comanche - History.com Articles, Video, Pictures and Facts
Comanche Language & Cultural Preservation Committee
Comanche Lodge


Official Site - Zero Dark Thirty
Zero Dark Thirty (Facebook)

JVX/V-22 Osprey

JVX / Tilt-Rotor
V-22 Osprey

Kamov Ka-58 'Black Ghost'

Kamov Ka-58 Black Ghost - Stingray's Rotorcraft Forum
KAMOV Ka-58 HELICOPTER (REV4413) by Revell
Kamovche - SimHQ Forums
Revell 1/72 Kamov Ka-58 # 4413
Zvezda 1:72 Kamov Ka-58 "Black Ghost"
Zvezda 1/72 Kamov Ka-58 Black Ghost Stealth Helicopter Model Kit - 7232


Bell/McDonnell-Douglas LHX helicopter - development history, photos, technical data
Helo Design proposals and mockup pics - ARC Discussion Forums
Help me identify all LHX rotorcraft - Stingray's Rotorcraft Forum (Topic by Flyboy)
LHX - A Horror Story SOBCHAK SECURITY - est. 2005
LHX - Light Helicopter Experimental @ Global Security
LHX Program @ Secret Projects
Light Helicopter Experimental - Wikipedia
McD LHX The Unwanted Blog
The LHX Program - Stingray's Rotorcraft Forum

Sikorsky Archives

Sikorsky Archives
S-69 (XH-59A) Advancing Blade Concept Demonstrator
The Rotary Wing Legacy
The S-67 Blackhawk

Similar/Related Helicopters

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American Aircraft Penetrator - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
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Russia talks stealthy, 370mph combat helicopter - The DEW Line
Scouts Out
Sikorsky S-97 RAIDER Helicopter - The Next Big Thing In Army Aviation

Stealth Black Hawk

AviationGraphic.com - Sikorsky MH-X Silent Hawk - Stealth BlackHawk Helicopter (hypothetical reconstruction) print
Bin Laden raid's lone glitch could be headache for U.S. military - CNN.com
Stealth: A Modified Boeing-Sikorsky UH-60 Comanche?
What the Secret Bin Laden Raid Helo Might Look Like | Defense Tech


An Analysis of U.S. Army Helicopter Programs
Dave's All The World Fenestrons
F-22 Raptor Vs RAH-66 Comanche FactPile
Four Companies Get US Army's Nod to Begin Critical Helicopter Designs | Defense News | defensenews.com
MIL-STD-1553 Avionics Bus Description
PCMCIA PC Card Bus Description
Resolution analysis for HMD helmets | VResources
The Boeing 777 Flies on 99.9% Ada

Various - Wikipedia

Ada (programming language) - Wikipedia
AirLand Battle - Wikipedia
Armed Aerial Scout - Wikipedia
Avco/Pratt & Whitney T800 - Wikipedia
Comanche (disambiguation) - Wikipedia
FADEC - Wikipedia
Fenestron - Wikipedia
Fly-by-wire - Wikipedia
Future military aircraft of the United States - Wikipedia
Future Vertical Lift - Wikipedia
Glass cockpit - Wikipedia
Helicopter flight controls - Wikipedia
Helicopter rotor - Wikipedia
Helmet mounted display - Wikipedia
Human factors - Wikipedia
LHTEC - Wikipedia
LHTEC T800 - Wikipedia
MIL-STD-1553 - Wikipedia
Multi-function display - Wikipedia
Network-centric warfare - Wikipedia
Piper PA-24 Comanche - Wikipedia
Radar cross-section - Wikipedia
Source lines of code - Wikipedia
Stealth aircraft - Wikipedia
Stealth helicopter - Wikipedia
Stealth technology - Wikipedia
U.S. helicopter armament subsystems (RAH-66 Comanche) - Wikipedia
United States Army Aviation Branch - Wikipedia

20mm Ammunition

Federation of American Scientists
20mm Cannon Ammunition

General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems
20MM x 102 PGU Suite - General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems
20MM C-RAM - General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems
20MM M50 Series - M53 API - M56 HEI - M55 TP - General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems
20MM MK149 APDS - General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems

20mm Ammunition
20-millimeter M940, Multi-Purpose Traced with Self Destruct (MPT-SD)
M50 Family

20 mm x 102 mm Ammunition
Ammunition - 20mm

Aerospace Projects Review Blog

BAT in Hi-Rez | Aerospace Projects Review Blog
Bell D314F armed tiltrotor | Aerospace Projects Review Blog
LHX Structural Arrangement | Aerospace Projects Review Blog


Ada Helps Boeing Cut Costs on Comanche
DDC-I Customer Success Stories

Defense Industry Daily

Apache Block III Program: The Once and Future Attack Helicopter
Can the US Army Afford Helicopter Modernization?
Comanche's Child: The USA's New Armed Scout Helicopter


CTS800 Helicopter Engine - Honeywell Aerospace
MyAerospace Catalog System Display-T800 Helicopter Engine

CTS800 - Rolls-Royce
T800 - Rolls-Royce


RAH-66 Comanche
LHX - Light Helicopter Experimental
From LHX to RAH-66 Comanche
RAH-66 History
RAH-66 Design
RAH-66 Capabilities
RAH-66 Specifications
RAH-66 Deployment
RAH-66 Pictures
RAH-66 References


Boeing Sikorsky RAH-66 Comanche (United States) - Jane's All the World's Aircraft
Boeing Sikorsky RAH-66 Comanche (United States) - Jane's Helicopter Markets And Systems

Sikorsky - Comanche Portable Cockpit (CPC) simulator (United States) - Jane's Simulation and Training Systems

LHTEC T800 (United States) - Jane's Aero-Engines

AN/APG-78 Longbow radar (United States) - Jane's Avionics
AN/APG-78 Longbow fire-control radar (United States) - Jane's Radar And Electronic Warfare Systems

Kaiser Helmet Integrated Display Sight System (HIDSS) (United States) - Jane's Electro-Optic Systems
RAH-66 Comanche avionics (United States) - Jane's Military Communications

General Dynamics XM-301 Cannon (United States) - Jane's Helicopter Markets And Systems
Light Helicopter Turret System and 20 mm XM-301 Cannon (United States) - Jane's Air-Launched Weapons

Killer Apps

Commando Supersuit Will Feature an Exoskeleton and 'Liquid Body Armor' | Killer Apps
Meet The Army's Tricked-Out, Super-Fast Stealth Copters of 2030 | Killer Apps

Space War

Army Moving Toward More Joint And Capable Aircraft
Comanche To Get Major Milspace Upgrade

The Engineer

$3.1 Billion RAH-66 Comanche EMD Contract Signed | News | The Engineer
Comanche to get $220 million upgrade | News | The Engineer
Contract modification nets Harris $55 million | News | The Engineer

The Unwanted Blog

BAT The Unwanted Blog
Bell BAT The Unwanted Blog
Bell D314F armed tiltrotor The Unwanted Blog
Bell Mighty Mouse The Unwanted Blog
McD LHX The Unwanted Blog


Fenestrons (David Lednicer; Nick Lappos)
Helicopter air combat (Nick Lappos)
Helicopter loops (Nick Lappos)
Loss of Tail Effectiveness (Nick Lappos)
Rotor types (Nick Lappos)
Sikorsky Advancing Blade Concept (Nick Lappos)
The Comanche helicopter (Nick Lappos)
Translational lift (Nick Lappos)
Vortex ring (Nick Lappos)

For more, go to Aircraft and search for 'Nick Lappos' in the Google Custom Search box at the top of the page. You should get 2 x pages of results, with links to 17 x entries.

Recommended Sites

Comanche Program

Boeing | YouTube
Sikorsky | YouTube
United States Army | YouTube

Comanche Program (sub-contractors - large)

BAE Systems
General Dynamics
Hamilton Sundstrand
Harris Corporation
L-3 Link Simulation & Training
Litton Corp
Lockheed Martin
Moog Inc
Northrop Grumman Corporation
Williams International

Comanche Program (sub-contractors - small)

ACME Worldwide Simulation
Advanced Technologies, Inc. (ATI)
Monterey Technologies, Inc.

Defense/Helicopter Companies

Bell Helicopter
Lockheed Martin

Stealth Aircraft

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The Official Website of the F-35 Lightning II

F-117A: The Black Jet
Northrop YF-23 ATF. Northrop F-23A. YF-23.net.

U.S. Army Bases

Fort Hood, Texas
Fort Rucker, Alabama
Fort Wainwright, Alaska


Above Top Secret - Uncovering Government Conspiracies (Area 51, Groom Lake, Aurora, Bases, Aliens)
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Air Cav - Cavalry Pilot's Reference Page
All the World's Helicopters and Rotorcraft
Army Technology
Defense & Security Intelligence & Analysis: IHS Jane's | IHS
Federation of American Scientists
GlobalSecurity.org - Reliable Security Information
Helicopter History Site
Military Space News, Nuclear Weapons, Missile Defense
Picasa Web Albums - drw0004
Secret Projects Forum
Sikorsky Archives
SimHQ Forums
Stingray's List of Rotorcraft
Stingray's Rotorcraft Forum
The Aircav
The RotorHead
The Unwanted Blog
U.S. Army Attack Helicopters
U.S. Army Aviation Museum | preserving the Past... for the Future
United States Department of Defense (defense.gov)
US Army Aviation - Home of Everything US Army Aviation
Yarchive (Usenet Archives collected by Norman Yarvin) | Aircraft | Military (plus much more)

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Army Capabilities Integration Center (ARCIC)
Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA)
National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)
U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command (TRADOC)