• aviationmegastore.com
  • aviationoutletstore.com
  • aviationshopsupplies.com
  • aviationmegatrade.com
  • 737-simulator.com

Public holidays

Amended or confirmed operating hours of the Luchtvaart Hobby Shop in Aalsmeerderbrug on the following dates:
Tu27 Apr.Closed
Sa1 MayOpen 10-17 hrs
We5 MayOpen 10-18 hrs
Th13 MayClosed
Mo24 MayClosed
Aviation Megastore website is available without limitations. Orders are processed during shop operating hours.

Frequent buyers programme

Collect Megapoints for Megavouchers
Read the conditions...

Hold & Store service ©

Aviation Megastore offers unique Hold & Store service © for internet customers that wish to combine several individual orders to one single shipment, reducing the overall shipping cost significantly.
Read more...

US Military Helicopters, Rare Photographs from Wartime Archives  9781473894846

US Military Helicopters, Rare Photographs from Wartime Archives

9781473894846

€ 20.14

Publisher/Brand Pen & Sword

Author Michael Green

No. Pages 220

Version Soft cover

Language English

Category Aviation Books

Subcategory US Helicopters

Availability only 1 remaining

Add this product to my wishlist

This product was added to our database on Friday 9 March 2018.

Share this product

Your reliable Aviation Book Source since 1989


Also in this series:
product Publisher/Brand Series/scale Price €
617 Dambuster Squadron at War617 Dambuster Squadron at WarPen & SwordImages of War€ 18.30
Combat Aircraft of the United States Air Force: rare photographs from wartime archivesCombat Aircraft of the United States Air Force: rare photographs from wartime archivesPen & SwordImages of War€ 18.30
Early Jet Fighters 1944-1954: The Soviet Union and Europe; Rare Photographs from Aviation ArchivesEarly Jet Fighters 1944-1954: The Soviet Union and Europe; Rare Photographs from Aviation ArchivesPen & SwordImages of War€ 20.14
The Hawker Hunter, Rare Photographs from Wartime ArchivesThe Hawker Hunter, Rare Photographs from Wartime ArchivesPen & SwordImages of War€ 18.30
The Phantom F-4, Rare Photographs from Wartime ArchivesThe Phantom F-4, Rare Photographs from Wartime ArchivesPen & SwordImages of War€ 18.30
The Royal Air Force in the Cold War, 1950-1970: rare photographs from wartime archivesThe Royal Air Force in the Cold War, 1950-1970: rare photographs from wartime archivesPen & SwordImages of War€ 18.30
The Vought F4U CorsairThe Vought F4U CorsairPen & SwordImages of War€ 18.30
Twin Mustang: The North American F-82 at WarTwin Mustang: The North American F-82 at WarPen & SwordImages of War€ 18.30
United States Naval Aviation 1911 - 2014United States Naval Aviation 1911 - 2014Pen & SwordImages of War€ 18.30
Veteran Lancs, A Photographic Record of the 35 RAF Lancasters that Each Completed One Hundred Sorties: rare photographs from wartime archivesVeteran Lancs, A Photographic Record of the 35 RAF Lancasters that Each Completed One Hundred Sorties: rare photographs from wartime archivesPen & SwordImages of War€ 18.30
Product description

The helicopter came on the scene too late to play other than a minor role in the Second World War but by the Korean conflict the Bell H-13 Sioux, OH-23 Raven and Sikorsky H-19 Chickasaw were in service.

It was in Vietnam that the US military helicopters really came into their own and the best known were the Bell UH-1 Iriquois (known as the Huey), the Boeing CH-47 Chinook and the massive CH-37 Mojave. The USAF combat search and rescue Jolly Green Giant was indispensable.

Attack helicopters have evolved from the early Huey Cobra or Snake and the Boeing AH-64 Apache came into service in the late 80s when the Sikorsky UH-60 series became the military general purpose chopper.

All these formidable aircraft and many more are covered in detail in this superbly illustrated and comprehensive book.



Shopping cart

Your shopping cart is empty.
 

Shop near Amsterdam-Schiphol Airport. LOOK INSIDE !

When in the Netherlands,
visit our shop near
Amsterdam-Schiphol Airport.

Click on the image below for
extended tour.

 

Fly in the B737NG Simulator

cockpit_180px