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User currently offlineWestjet_737 From Japan, joined Nov 1999, 869 posts, RR: 6
Posted (14 years 7 months 4 days 9 hours ago) and read 684 times:

I am just wondering if that anyone knows which type of chopper TC flies on Magnum P.I.

Thanks In Advance

Westjet_737

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User currently offlineIlyushin96M From United States of America, joined Sep 1999, 2609 posts, RR: 12
Reply 1, posted (14 years 7 months 4 days 9 hours ago) and read 656 times:

That was a Hughes 500D Cayuse. There used to be a model of it available, moulded in metallic brown with decals and a pretty nice interior.  

User currently offlineL-188 From United States of America, joined Jul 1999, 29802 posts, RR: 58
Reply 2, posted (14 years 7 months 4 days 9 hours ago) and read 652 times:

I belive that it was an early model hughes 500 in the pilot......The ones that had the Oh-6 style tail.

During the rest of the regular run they used a D model that was with the T tail......

I hope that they used more then one during filming because I was watching one of these "real video" type shows and it showed a hughes 500 in the "Island Hoppers" crashing into a dranage ditch while hooking up to a sling load......It was in the middle of a suger cane field on Hawaii and was really impressive footage because it was mainly of them getting the pilot out of the half submerged helicopter......pretty impressive.

I saw T.C's van last time I was in Hawaii................Does that count for anything???



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