Refurbished UH-1H to train USAF helicopter student pilots. Some of the helicopter benefits include an engine upgrade from 1400 to now 1600 brake horsepower, stronger transmission, main rotor shaft, strengthened tail boom, repositioned tail rotor to the right side for better efficiency and an all new glass cockpit with its three large multi function displays and an emergency location transmitter.
First aircraft delivered on November 5, 2005.
TH-1H reaches first student training flight milestone, 03-Oct-08 : Robins Air Force Base, GA by Holly Birchfield 78 ABW/PA - - Robins is celebrating the TH-1H's rising success.
|First TH-1H Huey Trainer Delivered to USAF, 11-Nov-05 : US Helicopter, a division of Bell, announced delivery of the first TH-1H training helicopter to the U.S. Air Force at Randolph AFB, Texas|
|Air Force introduces new helicopter for pilot training, 28-Oct-05 : RANDOLPH AIR FORCE BASE, Texas by Capt. Gideon McClure, AETCNS -- The Air Force will rollout the TH-1H helicopter at the home of Pilot Instructor Training and Headquarters Air Education and Training Command on Nov. 5 in conjunction with the base's 75th Anniversary and 2005 Air Show.|
|Years||Units||bold : Current base of the Unit|
|2007/||23 FTS|| Cairns AAF / Fort Rucker |
|2005/||318th TRS|| Lackland AFB |
List of Aircraft
|C/N||Built||ID In this Organisation||In other Org|
|12756|| 70-16451: th-1h USAF 2005, conv to TH-1H;
Mar14 23 FTS /FR|| 70-16451: US Army |
|13094|| 71-20270: USAF. UH-1H conv to TH-1H; 14apr08 pictured at 23 FTS Fort R+|
|13473|| 73-21785: USAF, UH-1H conv to TH-1H;
Mar14 23 FTS /FR|
|13616|| 73-22133: USAF. 1st UH-1H conv to TH-1H; 07nov05 pictured at Randolph +|
|13630|| 74-22306: th-1h USAF, UH-1H conv to TH-1H;
2008 23 FTS|| 74-22306: US Army; 1995 D/1-223Avn./06B |
|13725|| 74-22401: USAF, UH-1H conv to TH-1H;
2011 23 FTS|
|13826|| 74-22502: USAF. UH-1H conv to TH-1H|