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Status: NOV 2017 RE-STOCK

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Amercom Helicopters of the World ACHY01
Bell UH-1B Huey Diecast Model
US Army 128th AHC, Vietnam, 1968

1:72 Scale   Length   Width
Bell UH-1B Huey   8.75"   7.25"


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The UH-1B was an improved version of the UH-1A, equipped with a 960 shp Lycoming engine, revised main rotor blades of 44-foot diameter and 21-inch chord, 13 inch higher rotor mast and a longer cabin that could accommodate seven passengers. Later production UH-1Bs were equipped with a 1100 shp engine. Gross weight was 8,500 lb and the standard empty weight was 4,513 lb.

Bell UH-1B Huey

Designed to meet a US Army requirement for a medical evacuation (MEDEVAC) and general utility helicopter, the UH-1 Huey was first flown on October 20, 1956. Nicknamed "Huey" because of its original "HU-1" designation, this aircraft became famous during the Vietnam War, where 7,000 of them served in a variety of roles, from MEDEVAC and search and rescue to troop transport, air assault and ground attack. As a troop transporter, the Huey revolutionized warfare, giving the Army the ability to strategically position troops in various locations that were otherwise difficult to reach in the heavy jungle environment.

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Amercom Helicopters of the World

The Amercom "Helicopters of the World" range presents affordable, ready made diecast models of military and civilian helicopters in 1:72 scale. To help keep the price down, these items arrive in low-cost, discardable blister type packaging.

Amercom "Helicopters of the World" diecast helicopters feature:

  • Diecast metal and plastic construction.
  • Realistic panel lines, antennas, access panels and surface details.
  • Rotating wheels and rotor blades.
  • Presentation stand to display the aircraft "in flight".

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