Aviation Photo #1570524 Korea Aerospace KUH-1 Surion - South Korea - Army

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Roll-out ceremony of the first prototype of KUH(Korean Utility Helicopter) Surion at Sacheon plant of Korea Aerospace Industries(KAI). Developed by KAI with technical assistance from Eurocopter to replace aging UH-1H and 500MD of the Army and for the Marine Corps and some civil variants. "Suri" means eagle and "on" means 100 which stand for all 100% parts are developed in Korea. Surion makes Korea the 11th nation to have its own helicopter model in the world.
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    Sacheon (Jinju - Sacheon / K-4)
    South Korea
    July 31, 2009
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9 years ago
It looks like a small Super Puma...
8 years ago
Yes, but it's a shame that landing gear are not retractable ...

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