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Photographs From The 4th FIA World Helicopter Championship 1981

All photographs by Team Photographer SP4 Ralph Rogers unless specified.

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See photos archived by the US Army Aviation Museum

Official Team Photo

 

CW2 Rob Robinette, CW3 Stolworthy, WO1 McConnell, CW3 Jewkes With Soviet Team Member

 

CW2 Robinette & CW2 Porter Watching the Freestyle Competition in Poland

(The US Team did not compete in the Freestyle)

 

Team With Polish Army

Photo by Todd Wright

 

CW2 Robbie Robinette Relaxing at the Competition Site in Poland

 

Soviet Helicopter in Precision Hover Event

 

PFC Todd Wright with West German BO-105 Aerobatic Pilot

Photo by Todd Wright

 

PFC Todd Wright with Polish Fan

Photo by Todd Wright

 

Polish Civil PZL Mi-2 Registration SP-SBP Operated by Heliseco Departs From the Stadium for the Timed Arrival Event

Photo by Tomek Spolnicki

 

Polish Military Mi-2R Operated by 56th Land Forces Aviation Regiment

Photo by Tomek Spolnicki

 

PZL-Swidnik Mi-2 at Competition Site

Photo by Tomek Spolnicki

 

Team With General Brady

 

Team in Classroom on Fort Campbell

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Team on Morning Run on Fort Campbell

 

CW2 Ron Whetstone (in helicopter) and CW2 Robbie Robinette (at tail) Prepare for Competition Training Flight - Notice CW2 Robinette's Safety Harness

 

Excitement in the Training Room

WO1 Robert McConnell and CW2 Scott Berrier

 

The Official Team T-Shirt

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