The Yankees are Coming

Burgess, Richard R.
November 2009
Sea Power;Nov2009, Vol. 52 Issue 11, p34
The article reports on the completion of the first operational deployment of UH-1Y, the multimission utility helicopter of the U.S. Marines Corps. It stresses that the UH-1Y is preparing to enter combat in Afghanistan. According to Major Mark Angersbach, the senior officer of the deploying UH-1Y detachment, the use of UH-1Y met all of his expectations for the actual contingency or operational missions. It states that the UH-1Y is the latest version of the Bell Helicopter Textron Inc.


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