RAAF AS350B SQUIRREL‏


Heller 1/48 AS350B Squirrel A22-010


by Andrew Doppel


Introduction


Serial
A22-010
Based
5 Squadron RAAF Fairbairn, ACT (Circa 1987)
Scheme
Gloss white/French blue
Kit
Heller 1/48 Ecureuil 'Fire Bomber' converted to AS350B specs using Hamilton Hobbies conversion set, scratch built Nose aerials, Pitot tube, Windscreen wipers, Roof aerials, Winch control wiring, Sliding door rails, Port side rear hatch cabling, Rotor control arms and pitch control scissor, Door handles, Centre console extension, Nose lights, Tail light replacement, Seats hollowed and belts added, Internal cabin wiring and control boxes, Ceiling air-con vents, Split port side doors, Under belly spot light, Under belly aerials, Cargo hook control cabling, Fuselage drains and Tail to fuselage aerial.
Decals
Hawkeye, Roo Decal
References
ADF Serials, Phil Parsons, David Edwards, Personal photos, Hawkeye decal sheet.

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