Meticulously detailed, the aircraft is set against the 160th SOAR insignia. The description text is bordered by the American flag, the Night Stalkers insignia and flash, the US Army seal, and the Airborne insignia.
Perfect for award presentations, the office and home, or as a gift for that aviation fan.
Printed on high quality, heavy weight Luster paper using a 12 color pigmented, archival ink system.
- Print Size: 17 x 13
- Edition Size: Open
- Paper Type: Heavy Weight Luster
- Ink Type: Lucia EX Archival Pigment
- Illustrated by: Eric Lian
- Published and printed by: Lian Media
The description on the print states:
The MH-60M Direct Action Penetrator is a highly modified attack variant used exclusively by the U.S. Army’s 160th Special Operations Aviation Regiment to conduct high speed, low altitude missions in support of special operations including armed escort and close air support. The crew of four consists of a pilot, co-pilot, and two crew chiefs/door gunners.
The 4-blade, twin engine, medium lift aircraft is 65 feet in length and 8 feet wide. Two YT706 turboshaft engines generate 5,275 shp to support a maximum weight of 22,000 lbs and power the aircraft to speeds greater than 180 mph with a range of 520 miles. An extendable fuel probe allows air-to-air refueling from dedicated tankers for increased range. The cockpit is configured with the Rockwell Collins Common Avionics Architecture System and instruments controlling state-of-the-art sensors enabling advanced flight profiles, threat detection and warning, and defensive countermeasures. DAP armament is dependent on the given mission may include a combination of M134 Miniguns, M230 Chain guns, M261 Rocket pods, Hellfire laser-guided missiles, and AIM-92 air-to-air missiles.
US ARMY, BLACK HAWK, MH60M, DAP, DIRECT ACTION PENETRATOR, 160TH, SOAR, NIGHT STALKERS, NIGHT STALKERS DON'T QUIT, DEATH WAITS IN THE DARK, SIX GUNS DON'T MISS.