First flight of the Vertol Model 107 (V-107)

Tuesday, April 22, 1958



This was the prototype for a tandem helicopter aimed at both civil and military operators. A later model in the series, the CH-46, would go on to serve for 57 years in the US Armed Forces.

Source: AHS Calendar, April 2009


Aircraft related to this milestone
Vertol Model 107 (V-107)