Iroquois Hh/uh-1 Helicopter Parts

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Part Number
NSN
NIIN
00044 Plain Encased Seal
003468232
002264258-96085 Vaneaxial Fan
002264258
009-3029-00 Vaneaxial Fan
002264258
0101280-32 Inertia Reel Cable
000669439
011-1487 O-ring
005421421
026165 Incandescent Lamp
004021791
0270310 Igniter Assembly
009579947
0272041 Igniter Assembly
009579947
037-11647 O-ring
010186498
041-320-0 Aircraft Pneumatic Tire
002697553
058526-01 Double Hexagon Self-locking Nut
000083696
088-01600 Brake Thermal Piston Insulator
011149530
1-010-720-01 Firewall Boot Assembly
004057108
1-020-017-01 O-ring
007668653
1-170-430-01 Fueling Manifold
009455900
1-300-348 Igniter Assembly
009579947
1-300-348-01 Igniter Assembly
009579947
1-300-348-02 Igniter Assembly
009579947
1-300-348-03 Igniter Assembly
009579947
1-300-348-05 Igniter Assembly
009579947
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Helicopter, Iroquois Hh/uh-1

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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 first member of the prolific Huey family, it 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 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. The Bell 204 and 205 are Iroquois versions developed for the civil market.

In 1952, the Army identified a requirement for a new helicopter to serve as medical evacuation (MEDEVAC), instrument trainer, and general utility aircraft. The Army determined that current helicopters were too large, underpowered, or complex to maintain easily. In November 1953, revised military requirements were submitted to the Department of the Army.

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