Sierra's 3-D Helicopter Simulator

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In 3-D Helicopter Simulator, fly the McDonnell Douglas AH-64A Apache attack helicopter. The game allows the player to fly over various locations, or play in a target practice and combat modes. Two players can compete via a modem.

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Credits (DOS version)

9 People (5 developers, 4 thanks)

Programming by
Developed by
Documentation by
Special thanks to
We would like to thank the following people and organizations for their invaluable assistance in the completion of this project
  • Robert Mack (Director of Public Affairs)
  • Linda Willis (of McDonnell Douglas Helicopter Company of Mesa AZ)
  • Tom Van Gilder (and the staff at Mazzei Flying Service of Fresno CA)
  • Robinson Helicopter Company of Torrance CA
Diagrams throughout this manual have been reprinted from
  • Flying the Helicopter No. 2326 copyright 1981 by TAB BOOKS Inc




This game was an innovation at the time, never before was there a 3-D flight sim for the PC that enabled head to head flight simulation against a computer opponent or another person through modem support!

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  • MobyGames ID: 5830


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Last modified February 22nd, 2023.