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  • Brand new 1/48 scale diecast model of Bell UH-1 Iroquois “Huey” Helicopter “The Hornets, 116th Assault Helicopter Company” United States Army die cast model by Air Force 1.
  • Brand new box.
  • Detailed exterior.
  • True-to-scale detail.
  • Includes display stand.
  • Officially licensed product.
  • Manufacturer’s original unopened packaging.
  • Dimensions approximately L- 10, W- 2.5, H- 3 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-1 Huey is a legendary helicopter that saw extensive use by the U.S. military during the Vietnam War. Developed in the mid-1950s, it quickly became a versatile and reliable workhorse of the skies, with the ability to transport troops, supplies, and provide close air support. The Huey was especially effective in jungle environments, where its maneuverability and speed allowed it to quickly land and take off from tight spots.The 116th Assault Helicopter Company, also known as “The Hornets,” was a U.S. Army unit that operated UH-1 Hueys in Vietnam. The Hornets flew thousands of missions, including troop insertions, resupply operations, and medical evacuations. They were also involved in numerous combat engagements, and their bravery and skill earned them a reputation as one of the most respected helicopter units in the conflict.The 1:48 scale model of the UH-1 Huey from the 116th Assault Helicopter Company captures the essence of this iconic aircraft. The intricate details of the model, from the rotor blades to the cockpit controls, make it a must-have for any aviation enthusiast or military history buff. The model’s accuracy and attention to detail are a testament to the quality and craftsmanship of the manufacturer.Whether you’re a collector or looking for a special gift, this model is sure to impress. The story of the Hornets and their heroic actions in Vietnam is a testament to the courage and dedication of those who served, and this model pays tribute to their legacy. Get your hands on this piece of history and add it to your collection today.
Weight 1812 g
Dimensions 20.32 × 38.1 × 17.78 cm


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