11th Combat Aviation Battalion (1966) UH-1H Model
Fly the ‘Smoke Ship’ of the 11th Combat Aviation Battalion in this handcrafted model. Each piece is carved from wood and hand-painted to provide a piece you’ll love. 16 inches.
The unit was constituted on 21 August 1965 and activated on 23 August 1965 at Fort Benning, Ga. The Battalion was inactivated on September 16, 1987. The 11th Aviation Battalion stationed at Fliegerhorst Kaserne in Erlensee, Germany, was the air wing of V Corps. The 1st Battalion, 11th Aviation Regiment, at Fort Rucker, now carries the 11th Aviation Battalion’s lineage.
The organizational structure of the 11th Aviation Battalion reflected the following units in 1967.
HQ and HQ Detachment, 11th Combat Aviation Battalion at Phu Loi Base Camp
128th Assault Helicopter Company at Phu Loi
162nd Assault Helicopter Company at Phước Vĩnh Base Camp
173rd Assault Helicopter Company at Lai Khê Base
178th Assault Support Helicopter Company at Chu Lai Base Area
184th Reconnaissance Airplane Company at Phu Loi
205th Assault Support Helicopter Company at Phu Loi
213th Assault Support Helicopter Company at Phu Loi