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- Bell UH-1B Iroquois Helicopter "57th Medical Detachment, US Army" (1960s) "Air Power Series" 1/72 Scale Model by Hobby Master
Bell UH-1B Iroquois Helicopter "57th Medical Detachment, US Army" (1960s) "Air Power Series" 1/72 Scale Model by Hobby Master
- Brand new 1/72 scale diecast model of Bell UH-1B Iroquois Helicopter "57th Medical Detachment, US Army" (1960s) "Air Power Series" die cast model by Hobby Master.
- Brand new box.
- Detailed exterior.
- True-to-scale detail.
- Includes display stand.
- Officially licensed product.
- Manufacturer's original unopened packaging.
- Dimensions approximately L-6.25, W-2, H-1.75 inches.
- Diecast metal and plastic construction for durability and a heavy, realistic feel.
- It is a highly detailed and accurate model, perfect for collectors and enthusiasts of military history.
- Realistic panel lines, antennas, access panels, and surface details for an authentic representation of the real-life helicopter.
- HISTORY ASPECTS:
- The UH-1B Iroquois, commonly known as the "Huey," served as a workhorse during the Vietnam War, ferrying troops, supplies, and wounded soldiers to and from the battlefield. The 57th Medical Detachment used the UH-1B for medical evacuation and transport of wounded soldiers during the conflict.
- The UH-1B was a critical asset during the Vietnam War, earning a reputation as a reliable and versatile helicopter that could operate in a variety of environments. The 57th Medical Detachment used the UH-1B to transport wounded soldiers from remote locations to medical facilities for treatment, saving countless lives in the process.
- The UH-1B Iroquois 1/72 diecast model of the 57th Medical Detachment pays homage to the brave soldiers who risked their lives to rescue and transport wounded soldiers during the Vietnam War. This finely detailed model captures the look and feel of the UH-1B, making it a perfect addition to any military aircraft collection. Whether you're a history buff or an aviation enthusiast, the UH-1B Iroquois 1/72 diecast model is sure to impress.