Difficulty – Moderate
Assembled Size – 7.4″L x 3.74″W x 1.89″H (18.8 x 9.5 x 4.8 cm)
Recommended tools to use – Wire Cutters & Tweezers
This American tandem rotor, heavy-lift helicopter was first used during the Vietnam War. Powered by two 4,733 horsepower turbo-shaft engines, it has a top speed of 196 mph which made it faster than any other utility and attack helicopter at that time. It remains in production and frontline service, with over 1,200 built to date.
Thank you for visiting the Wisconsin Veterans Museum Website! The WVM has been a Smithsonian Affiliate since 2013. This Museum has award-winning exhibits and programs. The mission of the WVM is to acknowledge, commemorate, and affirm the role of Wisconsin veterans in the United States of America’s military past and present. The WVM is an educational activity of the Wisconsin Department of Veterans Affairs. Our website is your guide to our resources and products. Allow the WVM to introduce you to the many ways we connect people to Wisconsin’s military past and present. We hope you find the site helpful and that you discover something new during your visit. All Purchases, both online and in-person, help support the Wisconsin Veterans Museum.
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