Model Airplane News (May 1962) "Chickasaw" Helicopter
MODEL AIRPLANE NEWS
COMPLETE PICTURE STORY AND DETAILS OF OLD TIME F/F EVENT.
Sikorsky H-19 "Chickasaw" Helicopter:
The H-19 (also known by its Sikorsky model number, S-55) entered operations in 1950. The H-19 Chickasaw was the US Army's first true transport helicopter and played an important role in the developing strategies for battlefield troop-carrying helicopters. During the Korean War, it was used for medical evacuation, tactical control and front-line cargo support.
Nice graphic cover art. Secure binding with clean pages and very light cover wear. 11 x 8-1/2. Illustrated throughout. Scarce!