The Bell UH-1 Iroquois, is a military helicopter developed for the United States Army used for the transport of cargo and quick deployment of troops on the battlefield, as well as medical evacuation, and close aerial support. The original designation of the HU-1 led to the helicopter's nickname of Huey. Because of its achievements, the Huey became an iconic symbol of the Vietnam War. It was the first helicopter used in numbers, as one aerial unit. There were approximately 7,000 UH-1 aircraft in service during the Vietnam War.
The Postage Stamp UH-1C Huey Gunship in 1st Cavalry Division, 114th Assault Helicopter Company, US Army, markings is a 1/87 scale, die cast metal model complete with stand. The UH-1 Huey has a fuselage length of 8" and a rotor span of 6.5" and is recommended for ages 14 and up.