Bell 206B Jetranger III helicopter flown by Dick Smith

Made 1982-1983

Emergency torch, metal / Velcro, used by explorer Dick Smith aboard his helicopter, ‘Dick Smith Australian Explorer’, Bell 206B Jetranger III during the first solo circumnavigation of the world in a helicopter, 1982-1983

Emergency torch, elongated metal shape encased in Velcro and attached to the left hand side of the navigation dials console inside the helicopter cabin. The blunt rounded end of the torch has a rotating metal cap and the adjacent end has a thin metal shaft with a circular hole ...

Summary

90/816-55
Emergency torch, metal / Velcro, used by explorer Dick Smith aboard his helicopter, 'Dick Smith Australian Explorer', Bell 206B Jetranger III during the first solo circumnavigation of the world in a helicopter, 1982-1983

Emergency torch, elongated metal shape encased in Velcro and attached to the left hand side of the navigation dials console inside the helicopter cabin. The blunt rounded end of the torch has a rotating metal cap and the adjacent end has a thin metal shaft with a circular hole in the end.

Dimensions

70 mm

Production

1982-1983

History

Smith, Dick

Cite this Object

Bell 206B Jetranger III helicopter flown by Dick Smith 2016, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 21 July 2017, <https://ma.as/416574>
{{cite web |url=https://ma.as/416574 |title=Bell 206B Jetranger III helicopter flown by Dick Smith |author=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences |access-date=21 July 2017 |publisher=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, Australia}}
This object is currently on display at the Powerhouse Museum.
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