updated Tue. August 16, 2022
January 22, 2018
Greece should later this year complete the administrative work related to its planned acquisition of 70 Bell Helicopter OH-58D Kiowa Warrior armed scouts formerly operated by the US Army. To be sourced via the US military's excess defense articles (EDA) programme, the reconnaissance helicopters, plusÃâÃÂ ...
December 26, 2017
Greece to receive 70 OH-58D Kiowa Warrior armed reconnaissance helicopters through the US Excess Defense Article (EDA) programme in 2018 for a total price of $47mil. A big boost to #HellenicArmy's capability to conduct intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) missions. pic.twitter.com/ÃâÃÂ ...
November 24, 2017
Croatian OH-58D Kiowa Warrior pilots have conducted a tactical group live firing and rocket launching exercise, the Croatia Ministry of Defence has announced. The exercise was carried out by the 93rd Croatian Air Force and Air Defence in the Eugen Kvaternik training range near Slunj in day and nightÃâÃÂ ...
November 17, 2017
The Croatian Air Force and Air Defence's OH-58D Kiowa Warrior helicopters have successfully conducted the first tactical live firing and rocket launching. This group firing and launching on Kiowa helicopters follows the successful completion of the first round of live firing and rocket launching in September.
September 21, 2017
The OH-58D "Kiowa Warrior" took off from Felker Army Airfield at Joint Base Langley-Eustis on Monday. The Vietnam-era helicopter was used for 48 years as a reconnaissance aircraft during operations that included Just Cause, Desert Shield, Desert Storm, Iraqi Freedom, and Enduring Freedom. The ArmyÃâÃÂ ...
IHS Jane's 360
September 12, 2017
The missiles will arm the 16 recently acquired Bell OH-58D Kiowa Warrior helicopters donated to Croatia by the United States. Hellfire Captive Air Training Missile on Croatian OH-58D helicopter. (Igor Tabak). A down payment for the Hellfires is expected before the end of 2017, with delivery of the missilesÃâÃÂ ...
May 2, 2017
These included the Army's entire fleet of 187 TH-67 Creek primary trainers and the roughly 340 OH-58D Kiowa Warrior armed reconnaissance/armed scout helicopters that performed so brilliantly in Iraq and Afghanistan. Now, just months after the final Kiowa Warriors were officially retired, the US Army isÃâÃÂ ...
May 5, 2016
The US Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) has notified Congress of a potential $100.8m foreign military sale (FMS) of OH-58D Kiowa Warrior aircraft and associated equipment, training, and support to Tunisia. Under the sale, the Government of Tunisia has requested major defence equipmentÃâÃÂ ...
Task & Purpose
September 21, 2015
Dubbed the OH-58D Kiowa Warrior, the aircraft was given substantial upgrades including its most distinguishing feature, a sight ball on top of the aircraft called the mast mounted sight. By being mounted on top of the aircraft, the OH-58D could sink behind trees and other obstacles, showing just its sight toÃâÃÂ ...