I hope that’s not the pilot.
that’s a bit of a tradition, actually.
Is that a rocket launcher on the side there?
It’s a dirty bomb.
Deployed across both hemispheres.
the helicopter is a UH-1Y, a new engine and four-rotor version of the older UH-1 in service since Vietnam.
there are two rocket launchers, one each side, firing Hydra 70 rockets (usually).
In service with marines since 2008…
plane geeks unite!
Oh that big black tube there?
Indeed, and i get your other meaning too.
I guess that it depends on the consistency, wherein it might at times be a spray gun after too much spicy curry.
All kidding aside, nice machine indeed. The Huey keeps going
It’s not their first time either, you know.
Yeah, but it sure feels like it.
The cop is the cherry on top.
Well it IS recyclable…
In the near future there will be a huge standoff between China and India, with one side using rubbish bins and the other one doing it straight on the road.