The Mi-24 “Hind” is a large helicopter gunship, attack helicopter and a low capacity troop transport with room for up to eight passengers. This r/c helicopter is modeled after the Soviet Mi-24 Assault helicopter which in real life is about 55 feet long.
source/image(PrtSc): DIGITAL RC
The scale version looks about 1/8th the size.It has a classic design with a five-bladed main rotor and a three-bladed anti-torque tail rotor.
All aspects of the Mi-24 including the distinct round tandem cockpit and large cabin area have been richly reproduced.Providing the model with a sharp finish are parts to depict the rocket pods and anti-tank missiles.
This giant model has a rotor diamater of 2.50 m with a lenght of 3.25m and a take-off weight of 24kg.The helicopter is powered by a turbine engines. The pilot of the helicopter is Jörg Rabenstein and the builder of this helicotper is Matthias Strupf.