More Major Artifacts Added As National Army Museum Takes Shape

One of the iconic Hueys flown in the Vietnam War is prepared for installation in the National Museum of the United States Army. (NAPS)

(NAPSI)—Two historic helicopters, a WWI-era Liberty Truck, and an anti-aircraft weapon were the latest macro artifacts installed in the National Museum of the United States Army now under construction at Fort Belvoir, Va.

Crews recently hoisted into place one of the iconic “Huey” helicopters made famous during the Vietnam War.The massive, four-ton aircraft flown by the 129th Aviation Company, 10th Combat Aviation Battalion now hangs above the Museum’s Cold War Gallery.

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