HUGHES (McDONNELL DOUGLAS) AH-64 APACHE

AH-64 SERVICE

Manufacturer: Hughes Helicopter Division, Summa Corp., Culver City, California, USA
(In 1981, became Hughes Helicopters Inc., Hughes Corp.)
(In 1984, became McDonnell Douglas Helicopter Co.,
McDonnell Douglas Corp., Mesa, Arizona, USA)
(In 1997, became Boeing Helicopter Co., The Boeing Co.)
Model: Model 77
Designation: H-64 (AH-64)
Names: Apache; Apache Longbow (AH-64D), Apache Guardian
(AH-64E)
First official flight: (YAH-64A) 30/09/1975
Factory production period: 1974 - 1975 (prototypes)
1982 - present (production)
Primary service period: 1984 - present
Last official flight: Still in service

AH-64 VARIANTS

1975 Model 77 YAH-64A(GTV) 1  
1975 Model 77 YAH-64A 5 Total: 0006
         
1984 Model 77 AH-64A 937  Total: 0937
         
1997 Model 77 AH-64D 167  
1998 Model 77 Apache AH.Mk. 1 67 Total: 0234

Grand Total: 1177

2006 Foreign built - Japan:
Model 77
AH-64DJP 10 Grand Total: 0010

AH-64 PRODUCTION

YAH-64A(GTV)
Non-flyable, Ground-Test-Vehicle
for demonstration tests.
Produced 1974 - 1975

Hughes Culver City, California (HU)

74-22247 AV-01 1 Total: 0001

YAH-64A
Prototype, twin-engined, 4-bladed rotor,
attack helicopter for US Army. Second
batch of 3 were service test airframes.
Produced 1974 - 1977

Hughes Culver City, California (HU)

74-22248, 74-22249 AV-02, AV-03    
79-23257 / 79-23259 AV-04 / AV-06 5 Total: 0005

AH-64A
As YH-64A, refined design, various
improvements. Fuselages built by
Teledyne Ryan Aeronautical, San Diego.
Foreign orders upgraded to AH-64D.
Produced 1982 - 1996

Hughes Mesa, Arizona

82-23355 / 82-23365 PV-001 / PV-011    
83-23787 / 83-23834 PV-012 / PV-059 59  

McDonnell Douglas Mesa, Arizona

84-24200 / 84-24311
- 16 to Israel, mixed 905 to 950.
PV-060 / PV-171    
85-25351 / 85-25488
- 8 to Israel, mixed 953 to 970.
PV-172 / PV-309    
86-08940 / 86-09055 PV-310 / PV-425    
87-00407 / 87-00507 PV-426 / PV-526    
88-00197 / 88-00263 PV-527 / PV-593    
88-00275 / 88-00284 PV-594 / PV-603    
89-00192 / 89-00263
- 17 to Israel.
PV-604 / PV-675    
90-00280 / 90-00345
- 6 to Saudi Arabia.
PV-676 / PV-741    
90-00415 / 90-00522
- 24 to Egypt as 3701 / 3724.
- 6 to Saudi Arabia.
- 6 to UAE as 050 / 055.
PV-742 / PV-849 790  
169 additional airframes cancelled.

AH-64A+
Avionics / weapons upgrade.

90-00536, 90-0537
- 2 to Greece as ES1013, ES1014.
PV-888, PV-889    
91-00110, 91-00111
- 2 to Greece as ES1015, ES1016.
PV-890, PV-891    
91-00112 / 91-00116 PV-850 / PV-854    
91-00117 / 91-00122 PV-869 / PV-874    
91-00123 PV-876    
92-00478 / 92-00481
- 4 to Greece as ES1017 / ES1020.
PV-892 / PV-895    
92-00482 / 92-00485 PV-902 / PV-905    
92-00486
- 1 to Greece as ES1001.
PV-875    
92-00487 / 92-00497
- 11 to Greece as ES1002 / ES1012.
PV-877 / PV-887    
92-00498 / 92-00511
- 14 to UAE as 056 / 069.
PV-855 / PV-868    
92-00512 / 92-00517 PV-896 / PV-901    
94-00328 / 94-00347
- 10 to UAE as 070 / 079.
PV-906 / PV-925    
95-00108 / 95-00119
- 12 to Egypt as 3725 / 3736.
PV-926 / PV-937 88 Total: 0937

AH-64D
As AH-64D conversions, new-built
version for US Army and export.
Produced

McDonnell Douglas Mesa, Arizona

92-05408
- 1 British Army prototype WAH-64D.
? 1  

Boeing Helicopters Mesa, Arizona

98-00101 / 98-00130
- 30 to The Netherlands as
AH-64DN, Q-01 / Q-30.
DN-001 / DN-030    
99-02050 / 99-02057
- 8 to Singapore.
SN-001 / SN-008    
01-02058 / 01-02069
- 12 to Singapore as 058 / 069.
SN-009 / SN-020    
01-02611 / 01-02618
- 8 to Israel, mixed 719 to 746.
DIN-001 / DIN-008    
02-00001, 02-00002
- 2 to JGSDF as AH-64DJP,
74501, 74502.
JP-001, JP-002    
03-01021 / 03-01032
- 12 to Greece as AH-64DHA,
ES1021 / ES1032.
HA-001 / HA-012    
04-00001 / 04-00016
- 16 to Kuwait as KAF 001 / 016.
KU-001 / KU-016    
05-07001 / 05-07013 DUS-001 / DUS-013    
06-07014 / 06-07027 DUS-014 / DUS-027    
07-07028 / 07-07047 DUS-028 / DUS-047    
08-07048 / 08-07050 DUS-048 / DUS-050    
09-07051 / 09-07066 DUS-051 / DUS-066    
10-07067 DUS-067    
11-07068 DUS-068    
13-00523 / 13-00532
- 10 to Egypt as 3737 / 3746.
EN-001 / EN-010 166 Total: 0167

Apache AH.Mk. 1
As AH-64D, version for British Army
with RR engine upgrade. US supplied
kits for local assembly, first 8 built
by Boeing in the US.
US designation: WAH-64D.
Produced 1998 - 2004

Westland Helicopters Ltd., Yeovil,
Somerset, England
In 1999, became Augusta-Westland.

(Army) ZJ166 / ZJ200 WAH.1 / WAH.35    
(Army) ZJ202 / ZJ233 WAH.36 / WAH.67 67 Total: 0067

 

Grand Total: 1177

Foreign built - Japan:
AH-64DJP

License built version of the AH-64D.
Produced 2006 - present

Fuji Heavy Industries Ltd., Japan

(JGSDF) 74503 / 74512 JP-003 / JP-012 10 Grand Total: 0010

AH-64 CONVERSIONS

US Army

GAH-64A 18 AH-64A, conversions for ground instructional duties. 1 additional
AH-64A built from spares with new s/n: 99-01804.
JAH-64A 7 AH-64A, temporary conversions for tests.
AH-64B 254 1991, proposed AH-64A avionics / weapons upgrade, cancelled.
AH-64D 7 AH-64A(82-23356, 89-00192, 89-00228, 90-00324, 90-00423, 85-25477,
85-25408), 1991, prototype development conversions to near AH-64D
standard. Designated as AH-64C until 1993.
AH-64D 713 Apache Longbow
AH-64A, 1997-present, re-manufactured airframes, major avionics /
weapons / engine upgrade, mast mounted Longbow radome.
New s/n:                    New c/n:
96-05001 / 96-05024   PVD-001 / PVD-024
97-05025 / 97-05048   PVD-025 / PVD-048
98-05049 / 98-05092   PVD-049 / PVD-092
99-05093 / 99-05158   PVD-093 / PVD-158
00-05159 / 00-05232   PVD-159 / PVD-232
01-05233 / 01-05284   PVD-233 / PVD-284
02-05285 / 02-05344   PVD-285 / PVD-344
03-05345 / 03-05418   PVD-345 / PVD-418
04-05419 / 04-05482   PVD-419 / PVD-482
05-05483 / 05-05501   PVD-483 / PVD-501
07-05502 / 07-05537   PVD-502 / PVD-537
08-05538 / 08-05573   PVD-538 / PVD-573
09-05574 / 09-05690   PVD-574 / PVD-690
11-05691 / 11-05713   PVD-691 / PVD-713
GAH-64D 14 AH-64A, conversions for advanced ground instructional duties.
New s/n:                New c/n:
99-00001 / 99-00007   L7-1 / L7-7
99-00008 / 99-00014   L6-1 / L6-7
(AH-64E) 171 Apache Guardian
AH-64D, 2011-present, re-manufactured airframes, major avionics /
weapons / engine upgrade. New built from 2019.
New s/n:                    New c/n:
10-09001 / 10-09008   B3001 / B3008
11-09009 / 11-09024   B3009 / B3024
12-09025 / 12-09043   B3025 / B3043
13-01601 / 13-01636   -
- 36 to South Korea.
13-03001 / 13-03008   NM001 / NM008
14-00001 / 14-00008   -
- 8 to Saudi Arabia.
14-03009 / 14-03045   NM009 / NM045
15-03046 / 15-03084   NM046 / NM084

FOREIGN MILITARY SERVICE
 - AH-64 Apaches in military service with Egypt, Greece, India, Indonesia, Israel,
   Japan, Kuwait, The Netherlands, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan,
   United Arab Emirates (UAE) and the United Kingdom.

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