S-64 Skycrane Erickson Wood Desktop Model Helicopter Hand-carved and Hand-Painted Mahogany Model In Stock and Ready to Ship! Don't wait 3-4 weeks for inferior models! We stock and ship all our models from our Arizona Warehouse, not from Asia! Most orders ship the same day! Initial work on the Sikorsky heavy-lift 'sky-crane' helicopter began in 1958. The first flight of the turboshaft-powered S-64 "Skycrane" was May 9, 1962, with the U.S. Army eventually purchasing 105. Used in Vietnam for transport and downed-aircraft retrieval, it was highly successful, but the 'adaptable' nature of the module system was in fact a limitation: it could be a transport or a skycrane, but not both at the same time.
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