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Womens Huey Bell UH-1 Transport Helicopter T-Shirt Medium Cranberry

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Womens Huey Bell UH-1 Transport Helicopter T-Shirt Medium Cranberry

Are you a true fan of the Huey? If so, let everyone know with this Huey tribute t-shirt. Be sure to check out our other amazing plane tees. The Bell UH-1 Iroquois (nicknamed "Huey") is a military helicopter powered by a single turboshaft engine, with two-blade main and tail rotors. The Huey was developed by Bell Helicopter to meet a United States Army's 1952 requirement for a medical evacuation and utility helicopter, and first flew in 1956. The UH-1 was the first t requirement for a medical evacuation and utility helicopter, and first flew in 1956. The UH-1 was the first turbine-powered helicopter to enter production in 1960 for the United States military, and more than 16,000 have been built since. The Iroquois was originally designated HU-1, hence the Huey nickname, which has remained in common use, despite the official redesignation to UH-1 in 1962. The UH-1 first saw service in combat operations during the Vietnam War, with around 7,000 helicopters deployed. read more

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