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Helicopter Facts for Fairbanks, AK

Army UH-1's totaled 7,531,955 flight hours in Vietnam between October 66 to December 75. The Huey and Huey Cobra had more flight hours in combat that any other aircraft in the history or warfare. Huey Cobra had 1,038,969 flight hours in Vietnam.

FAA - A History of Aircraft Structures Factoid for Fairbanks, AK

The skin of aircraft can also be made from a variety of materials, ranging from impregnated fabric to plywood, aluminum, or composites. Under the skin and attached to the structural fuselage are the many components that support airframe function. The entire airframe and its components are joined by rivets, bolts, screws, and other fasteners. Welding, adhesives, and special bonding techniques are also used.