Keeping the Kiowa Warrior around for another 20 years isn't the right solution, nor is it a satisfactory option for the war fighter.
What does KW stand for?
KW stands for Kiowa Warrior (OH-58D)
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We have 12 other meanings of KW in our Acronym Attic
- Kennywood (amusement park)
- Kentucky Windage
- Kenworth Trucks
- Key West (Florida)
- Keyboard Warrior
- Keyway (mechanical engineering)
- Kinetic Warhead
- Kinetic Wellness
Samples in periodicals archive:
[ILLUSTRATION OMITTED] [ILLUSTRATION OMITTED] Pilots, now that the Kiowa Warrior has the new M3P .
Another major modernization program, the Armored Reconnaissance Helicopter, will replace the aging and overtaxed OH-58D Kiowa Warrior fleet, Mundt said.
They are joined by 480 soldiers from the 25th Infantry Division's 2nd Brigade Combat Team, and an additional 1,000 pilots from the 25th Infantry Division's Combat Aviation Brigade along with 60 Black Hawk, CH-47 Chinook and UH-58 Kiowa Warrior helicopters from Wheeler Army Air Field.
Army was quick to recognize the advantages of eliminating the need of voice commands in tactical missions and has designated IDM Technology for installation on every helicopter in the Army inventory, including the Apache Longbow, Kiowa Warrior, Chinook, and Blackhawk.
Therefore, it is seeking qualified metalcasters for spare parts for Army Rotary Aircraft Systems such as the Apache, Blackhawk, Chinook, Kiowa Warrior, Huey, Cobra and Comanche.