HELIO COURIER USAF U10
Baujahr / Built in:
Pilot oder Besitzer / Pilot or owner:
Stationiert in / Stationed in:
SPANHOE AIRFIELD, ENGLAND
Motor / Engine:
LYCOMING GO-480-G1A6Leistung / Performance:
MAX. SPEED 148 KNOTS
Abmessungen / Measurement:
Length: 30 ft 8 in (9.35 m) Wingspan: 39 ft 0 in (11.89 m) Height: 8 ft 10 in (2.69 m)
Max. Abfluggewicht / Max. takeoff weight:
Weitere Informationen / More information
Used by US Air Force from 1958 and US Special Forces Service in the 1960's and 1970's and by Air America during the Vietnam War.
The aircraft was used for liason work, light cargo and supply drops, insertion and extraction of personnel.
This aircraft is a USAF U-10B from the 5th special operations squadron in Vietnam in 1969.