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UH-1 Ride

Post by (A/229) Bandit 89 on Tue 31 May 2016 - 6:41

I finally got to ride in a UH-1H on Saturday. The American Huey 369 organization brought a restored UH-1H to Fort Niagara State Park, NY. If you have a chance I'd highly recommend making the effort to do this. Memberships can be purchased at the events they are attending. I was able to watch a start and go for about a 10 minute ride. The most memorable parts were when the rotor system was loaded up in turns and on approach. What a sound! I quickly realized my sim will need a little audio boost. Here's a quick video of one of the liftoffs.

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Re: UH-1 Ride

Post by (HHC/229) flyer on Tue 31 May 2016 - 8:17

Thanks for sharing Bandit...nothing like a ride in a Huey...

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Post by (C/229)Samri on Tue 31 May 2016 - 18:33

............Except one that ends with a 6 week deployment in the bush ;-)

Can't beat that Wok though - hey.


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Post by (HHC/229) flyer on Wed 1 Jun 2016 - 4:34

lol...rgr that

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Post by (A/229) Bearfoot on Wed 1 Jun 2016 - 8:01

That Huey taking off into the sky ... a magnificent catch-you-in-your-throat moment

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Re: UH-1 Ride

Post by (A/229) BBall on Sat 4 Jun 2016 - 0:58


Way cool video!

If the chance ever materializes...then GRAB THE CHECKBOOK!!!

(Attending a "hangar party" on the 18th...rumor is that my buddy's buddy will be showing up in his PERSONALLY OWNED Huey! Keeping fingers crossed...)

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Post by (A/229) Hawkeye on Sat 4 Jun 2016 - 1:03

(A/229) BBall wrote:
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(Attending a "hangar party" on the 18th...rumor is that my buddy's buddy will be showing up in his PERSONALLY OWNED Huey! Keeping fingers crossed...)

cheers cheers cheers

and as you know BBall.....

IT DIDN'T HAPPEN with out pics/video's... Hint  hint  



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