OH-58A "Kiowa" Helicopter
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member sfwife
N 27° 58.580 W 082° 21.771
17R E 365964 N 3095328
Quick Description: Located in Veteran's Memorial Park
Location: Florida, United States
Date Posted: 9/18/2008 7:29:07 PM
Waymark Code: WM4Q55
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Team GeoDuo
Views: 25

Long Description:
This helicopter, as stated on the plaque, is a Vietnam Vet. It is located in a beautiful park honoring veterans. The text of the plaque:

US ARMY HELICOPTER 71-20748
A VIETNAM VETERAN
Type: OH-58A "Kiowa" Single Engine Observation Helicopter
Crew/Passenger: One Pilot, Four Passengers
Maximum Gross Weight: 3200 Pounds
Altitude: 20,000 Feet
Cruise Speed: 100 Knots
Length: 40 Feet, 11 inches
Height: 9 Feet, 7 Inches
Rotor Diameter: 35 Feet, 4 Inches
Engine: Allison T630-A-700(250-C-20) Turbine
Type of Aircraft: (make/model): OH-58A Kiowa

Tail Number: (S/N): 71-20748

Construction:: original aircraft

Location (park, airport, museum, etc.): Veterans Memorial Park

inside / outside: outside

Other Information:: Not listed

Access restrictions: Not listed

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