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The Stunning Air Force 100 Limited Edition Medallion - UH-1B Iroquois, plays a special part in the commemoration of the Air Force Centenary in 2021.
The Royal Australian Air Force employed the UH-1H until 1989. Iroquois helicopters of No. 9 Squadron RAAF were deployed to South Vietnam from mid-1966 in support of the 1st Australian Task Force. UH-1 helicopters were used in many roles including troop transport, medevac and Bushranger gunships for armed support.
The medallion features a UH-1B Iroquois from Drew Harrison's Hot LZ.
Hot LZ by Drew Harrison
On 10th August 1967 two 9 Squadron RAAF UH-1B ‘Hueys’ were assigned to provide ‘insertion’ of an SAS long range reconnaissance patrol approximately fifteen minutes from the squadron’s base at Nui Dat. Soon after delivery at the landing zone (LZ) the patrol commander radioed for an immediate retrieval… Read more.
Six different medallions will be available individually or as a complete set. Spitfire Mk VC, Mirage III, Canberra Bomber, UH-1B Iroquois, F/A-18A Hornet and C-17A Globemaster III. Order early to secure the low limited-edition numbers. See the entire Air Force 100 Limited Edition Medallion range.
Then. Now. Always.
By purchasing this product you are supporting the restoration and preservation of historic RAAF aircraft.