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Huey Helicopter American Legion Post 77
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member GA H2OBUG
N 33° 39.599 W 084° 07.211
16S E 767043 N 3728178
Quick Description: The Model 205 became the Army's primary combat transport and medevac helicopter in Vietnam. The smaller Model 204 variants were generally assigned to the gunship role. The Army bought a total of 2,008 UH-1Ds. The UH-1D led to the improved "UH-1H".
Location: Georgia, United States
Date Posted: 11/18/2006 8:18:52 AM
Waymark Code: WMYX5
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Team GeoDuo
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Type of Aircraft: (make/model): Hughes Helicopter

Tail Number: (S/N): 016405

Construction:: original aircraft

Location (park, airport, museum, etc.): American Legion Post 77

inside / outside: outside

Other Information::
Found about another Hughy Heliat the Helicopter Museum in UK: Hughes YOH-6A Cayuse, 67-16506. Built in 1963 at Culver City, California, U.S.A. as the second prototype, this four-seat Army scout-utility helicopter is powered by a 317 shp Allison T63-A turboshaft. This airframe was delivered to the museum at the end of September 1999. More Data: Hughes 1984 it became a McDonnell Douglas Subsidary

Access restrictions: Not listed

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Photo of serial number (required unless there is not one or it is a replica)
Photo(s) of any artwork on the aircraft (optional but interesting)

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