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Tuesday, August 14, 2012

Photos: Helicopter Day at Udvar-Hazy Center

Smithsonian Air and Space Museum hosts static display, kids activities centered around rotorcraft.

By Andrew Parker, Editor-in-Chief

The Smithsonian’s Air and Space Museum hosted an event dedicated to helicopters on August 11 at the Udvar-Hazy Center near Dulles Airport in Virginia. Helicopters on display outside the museum consisted of a Fairfax County Police Bell 429, U.S. Coast Guard Eurocopter MH-65 Dolphin, UH-72 Lakota, MD500 and Robinson R22.
Full Story: Air and Space Museum Hosts ‘Helicopter Day’

U.S. Coast Guard MH-65. Photos by Andrew Parker


Watch out! UH-72 cable cutter.


MD500 based out of Manassas, Va.

USCG MH-65 reflection in Udvar-Hazy Center hangar windows.

Robinson doors sitting against the Udvar-Hazy Center fence.

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