Full Metal Jacket (1987)
UK, USA - Drama, War
A pragmatic U.S. Marine observes the dehumanizing effects the U.S.-Vietnam War has on his fellow recruits from their brutal boot camp training to the bloody street fighting in Hue.
|Westland Wessex Mk.60||wa739|| |
9G-DAN Built 1970/71 as Wessex 60 Srs 1, reg to Bristow 30 Nov 1970 as G-AYNC, to VH-SJD on Bristow contract in Australia for Woodside Petroleum at Karratha Apr 1971, returned to G-AYNC Oct 1981, to G-17-1 1982, to G-AYNC Jun 1983, to Ghana as 9G-DAN Aug 1983. Returned to UK. Painted as US Marines airframe for use in film Full Metal Jacket (1987) as a flying example. Preserved, believed in UK restored as 9G-DAN.
|Sikorsky HRS-2||55-289|| Fleet Air Arm |
WV198 1987 as US Marines HRS-3 130191 on Stanley Kubrick film Full Metal Jacket