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Bell UH-1E Iroquois

The UH-1 initially saw combat in Vietnam where its use as an infantry transport craft into the dense jungles made its type famous on television in some of the first news broadcasts from the battlefields.

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Aircraft Specs
  • Rotor Diameter 44 feet
  • Length 42 feet, 7 inches
  • Height 12 feet, 7 inches
  • Empty Weight 5,055 pounds
  • Max. Weight 9,500 pounds
  • Powerplant 1 Lycoming T53-L-11 turbine rate at 1100 hp
  • Crew 1 pilot, 10 passengers
  • Max Speed 161 mph
  • Service Ceiling 21,000 feet
  • Range 286 miles
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The UH-1 Huey was one of the most successful heavy lift and troop transport helicopters ever used.

It initially saw combat in Vietnam where its use as an infantry transport craft into the dense jungles made its type famous on television in some of the first news broadcasts from the battlefields. The basic design lasted long beyond Vietnam and is still in use by some National Guard and Reserve units.

Our UH-1 Huey is available for flight experiences at these locations:
Tyler Pounds Airport, Tyler TX – March 9th to 11th
Waco Regional Airport, Waco TX – March 12th to 15th
Ellington Field Airport, Houston TX – March 19th to 21th
Museum of the American GI, College Station, TX – March 24th and 25th
Ft. Worth Alliance Airport, Fort Worth TX – March 26th to 28th
Dallas Love Field, Dallas TX – March 28th to April 1st

Flights are $120 front / $100 bench. Flights are first come, first serve.
No reservations needed.

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